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    Events for: Friday, July 25
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31

    Dog Days of Summer Photo Exhibit
    Monday, July 14 - Sunday, August 31
    Main Library
    View professional photos of adorable, adoptable animals at Charleston Animal Society. The Dog Days exhibit is part of our summer-long Book-to-Action Project, which is made possible by a Library Services and Technology Act grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered by the S.C. State Library.

    John's Island Summer Book Sale
    Friday, July 25, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    John's Island Regional Library
    Prices start at just $1 during this fantastic sale on fiction, non-fiction, children's books and more. Special deals will be featured on Sunday, and proceeds benefit the Charleston County Public Library.

    Teen Word Seekers (grades 6-12)
    Friday, July 25
    John L. Dart Library
    Challenge yourself to find every word on thematic word find puzzles for a prize.

    Fizzing Family Fun
    Enjoy an array of experiments throughout the month.

    Couponing with Carrie
    Friday, July 25, 10:00 AM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Learn how to find great coupons and optimize your shopping experience.

    Friday Summer Movie (teens)
    Friday, July 25, 1:00 PM
    Folly Beach Library
    Watch The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, and eat popcorn. Rated PG; 109 minutes.

    Book Pass for Teens (grades 6-12)
    Friday, July 25, 2:00 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Read a S.C. Book Award winner, and share your thoughts with fellow teens.

    Tyler Perry Film Series
    Friday, July 25, 3:00 PM
    Main Library
    Auditorium
    Good Deeds. Rated PG-13; 110 minutes.

    Hampstead Stage: Alice in Wonderland
    Friday, July 25, 3:30 PM
    McClellanville Library
    Join Alice as she recites "The Jabberwocky."

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    Main Library
    Tenderness, Inverted and Exposed by Susannah Elliott
    If asked "why take yet another photograph of, say, a leaf," Susannah Elliott argues that each leaf is extraordinarily ordinary, simple, unique, necessary and magical all at the same time. "Sometimes we need reminders to look at them," Elliott explains. "We have to keep making art, and we need to keep endeavoring to communicate with others."

    Early Literacy Station
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    Main Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the S.C. Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for July is music.

    Activity Zone (grades K-5)
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    James Island Library
    Enjoy puzzles, mazes and coloring activities.

    Painting Display
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    William Shelton displays acrylic paintings of the Lowcountry landscape.

    John's Island Dog Days of Summer Photo Exhibit
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Drop by our branch to view professional photos of adorable, adoptable animals at Charleston Animal Society. The Dog Days exhibit is part of our summer-long Book-to-Action Project, which is made possible by a Library Services and Technology Act grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered by the South Carolina State Library.

    TeenSpot Sparks a Reaction
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Recommend a book, bring it to the reference desk and receive a treat.

    What's the Title? (adults)
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Guess the book title for a chance to win a first, second or third place gift card.

    Early Literacy Station
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the S.C. Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for July is music.

    Searching for Tech Savvy Teens (grades 9-12)
    Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 31
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Are you interested in helping others learn how to use iPads, smart phones, tablets and other technological gadgets? Participation may count toward required community service credit hours at your school. Contact Mirjam Veldkamp at 843-849-6161 or veldkampm@ccpl.org for more information.

    Call for Self-Published Author Submissions for September 25 Book Talks
    Tuesday, July 1 - Monday, September 1
    Main Library
    Join a forum for self-published authors and readers, and submit family-friendly content by September 1 to Steven Schwengel, Main Library, 68 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC, 29401. Submissions must be family friendly and include the author's name, phone number, email and postal addresses. Authors of approved submissions will be invited to present their works during 4-8 minute presentations September 25. This event is not a sales forum, but a literary exchange for authors and readers. For more information, call 805-6943.