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    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
      
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    Solar Quiz (ages 11 and younger)
    Tuesday, August 1 - Monday, August 21
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    Complete a quiz, and receive a pair of solar eclipse glasses. Limit one per child.     

    Story Walk
    Saturday, August 5 - Saturday, September 2
    John's Island Regional Library
    Celebrate Get Ready for Kindergarten month by completing the Story Walk Book Trail around the library.   

    Teen Zone (grades 6-12)
    Thursday, August 17 - Thursday, August 31, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    John's Island Regional Library
    Mondays-Thursdays
    Play the Xbox 360, listen to music, enjoy an adult coloring page, play board games, or just sit and chat.

    A-maze-ing Monday (grades 6-12)
    Monday, August 21
    Main Library
    Teen Lounge
    Successfully complete a maze, and return it to the Young Adult Services Desk for a piece of candy.

    Mind Bending Maze (grades 6-12)
    Monday, August 21
    John L. Dart Library
    Challenge yourself to complete an intricate maze. Prizes awarded.

    Memoir Writing Circle
    Monday, August 21, 10:30 AM
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Write and share your stories for fun and feedback.

    Eclipse Storytime and Craft
    Monday, August 21, 10:30 AM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Enjoy storytime, and make a craft.

    Eclipse Livestream Party
    Monday, August 21, 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Join a simulcast viewing of the NASA Eclipse Megacast. Snacks will be provided.

    DIY Eclipse Viewers
    Monday, August 21, 12:00 PM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Make an eclipse viewer with household items. Materials provided.

    Eclipse Across America
    Monday, August 21, 1:00 PM
    Edisto Library
    Learn about and view the solar eclipse. Pick up free solar eclipse viewing glasses from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    Total Eclipse Party
    Monday, August 21, 1:00 PM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Get free solar eclipse glasses, and join a viewing of the total eclipse. Enjoy a jump castle, popcorn, shaved ice and crafts to celebrate this rare and spectacular event.

    Total Eclipse Live Stream
    Monday, August 21, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    View NASA's Total Solar Eclipse MegaCast on the big screen.

    Solar Eclipse Party
    Monday, August 21, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    View the eclipse outside or during a live streaming of the event inside the library. Solar eclipse glasses will be available while supplies lasts.

    Solar Eclipse Day
    Monday, August 21, 1:30 PM
    James Island Library
    Color, listen to music and a story, and pick up solar eclipse viewing glasses.

    Solar Eclipse Viewing Party
    Monday, August 21, 2:00 PM
    Otranto Road Regional Library
    View a live stream of the total solar eclipse. Solar eclipse glasses available while supplies last.

    Eclipse Program
    Monday, August 21, 2:30 PM
    John's Island Regional Library
    Celebrate the eclipse with crafts, then watch it happen live at the library. Eclipse glasses available upon request.

    After-School STEAM Club
    Monday, August 21, 3:30 PM
    Folly Beach Library
    Enjoy snacks and fun activities related to the solar eclipse.

    DIY Craft (teens)
    Monday, August 21, 3:30 PM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Create your own galaxy in a jar for the solar eclipse.

    Carmen's Corner
    Tuesday, August 1 - Tuesday, August 29, 3:00 PM
    Village Library
    Color activity sheets and play checkers.

    Classic Arcade
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Main Library
    Play more than 280 arcade classics including "Double Dragon" (1987), "Golden Axe" (1989) and "Final Fight" (1989). View printed circuit boards and software on display.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Main Library
    Lost As Sure As Found by David R. Warren
    The paintings in this exhibit are inspired by photos of fishing shacks and mill houses Warren took during his youth in Florida and Savannah. These photos, alongside newer photographs of Charleston churches, residential architecture and marshes, complete the collection that inspired these paintings.

    Early Literacy Station
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 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 August is imagination.

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

    Shredded Book Contest (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    James Island Library
    Guess the title of the book for a chance to win a gift card.

    Art Exhibit
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Deborah Barrineau displays her abstract mixed-media collages.

    Invent a Holiday (teens)
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Invent a holiday, and place your entry in the Invent a Holiday display. Holidays will be picked weekly, and the inventor wins a prize.

    Early Literacy Station
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 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 August is imagination.

    Astronomy Trivia
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Answer trivia questions correctly for a chance to win a prize. Check out an astronomy book for a bonus entry.

    Back to School Puzzle Challenge
    Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 31
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Complete a puzzle, and get a sweet treat at the Circulation Desk.