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Dig Into Reading
Discover Summer Reading 2013 events
at a library location near you:

Dorchester Road Regional
Edisto
Folly Beach
James Island
John L. Dart
John's Island Regional
Main Library
McClellanville
Mt. Pleasant Regional
Otranto Road Regional

Poe/Sullivan's Island

St. Andrews Regional
St. Paul's/Hollywood
Village Library

West Ashley

 

 


Cooper River Memorial

Saturday, June 1 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinee
Wreck-It Ralph
(Rated PG; 120 minutes)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, June 3 - August 9 at 10:30 a.m.
Morning Movie Chill Out
Enjoy a variety of popular films.
Contact the branch for film titles. No movie July 30; see below for special event.

Thursday, June 6 at 10:30 a.m.
Porkchop Kickoff: The Three Goats Gruff
A kickoff event featuring live theater with audience participation.

Saturday, June 8 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
How to Train Your Dragon (Rated PG; 98 minutes)

Tuesdays, June 11, 18, 25, July 9, 16, 23, 30, August 6 at 12:30 p.m.
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, Color My World
A special series based on this classic title. Create a different color craft each class.

Thursday, June 13 at 10:30 a.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Saturday, June 15 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
An American Tail (Rated G; 80 minutes)

Thursday, June 20 at 10:30 a.m.
Plantation Singers
Enjoy an interactive history of the Gullah/Geechee culture through music and storytelling.

Saturday, June 22 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
Frankenweenie (Rated PG; 87 minutes)

Thursday, June 27 at 10:30 a.m.
Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Saturday, June 29 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
Peter Pan (Rated PG; 77 minutes)

Saturday, July 6 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
Despicable Me (Rated PG; 95 minutes)

Thursday, July 11 at 10:30 a.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.

Thursday, July 18 at 10:30 a.m.
Center for Birds of Prey
Learn interesting facts about these beautiful creatures, and see them up close.

Saturday, July 20 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
Madagascar 2 (Rated PG; 87 minutes)

Thursday, July 25 at 10:30 a.m.
Children's Museum of the Lowcountry - LIVE at the Library
A playful journey through stories, movement and music leads to discovery.

Saturday, July 27 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
Holes (Rated PG; 120 minutes)

Tuesday, July 30 at 10:30 a.m.
Houdini II
Enjoy magic, music and lots of laughs during this high energy, interactive show.

Saturday, August 3 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
Annie (Rated PG; 128 minutes)

Saturday, August 10 at 1 p.m.
PLAY: Family Movie Matinée
Over the Hedge (Rated PG; 83 minutes)

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Dorchester Road Regional

Saturday, June 1 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Saturday Movies
Hotel Transylvania (Rated PG; 91 minutes)

Monday, June 3 at 6:30 p.m.
PLAY: Bedtime Storytime
Join us for this special storytime and craft.

Wednesday, June 5 at 2 p.m.
Afternoon Movies
Brave (Rated PG; 100 minutes)

Thursday, June 6 at 2 p.m.
Porkchop Productions: The Three Goats Gruff
A kickoff event featuring live theater with audience participation.

Saturday, June 8 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Saturday Movies
Brave (Rated PG; 100 minutes)

Wednesday, June 12 at 2 p.m.
Afternoon Movies
Hotel Transylvania (Rated PG; 91 minutes)

Thursday, June 13 at 2 p.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Saturday, June 15 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Saturday Movies
Wreck-It Ralph (Rated PG; 101 minutes)

Wednesday, June 19 at 2 p.m.
Afternoon Movies
Frankenweenie (Rated PG; 87 minutes)

Thursday, June 20 at 2 p.m.
Charles Town's Golden Age of Piracy
Join us for swashbuckling stories by local storyteller Eric Lavender.

Thursday, June 20 at 6:30 p.m.
PLAY: Bedtime Storytime
Join us for this special storytime and craft.

Wednesday, June 26 at 2 p.m.
Afternoon Movies
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (Rated PG; 105 minutes)

Thursday, June 27 at 2 p.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Saturday, June 29 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Saturday Movies
ParaNorman (Rated PG; 92 minutes)

Monday, July 1 at 6:30 p.m.
PLAY: Bedtime Storytime
Join us for this special storytime and craft.

Wednesday, July 10 at 2 p.m.
Afternoon Movies
Wreck-It Ralph (Rated PG; 101 minutes)

Thursday, July 11 at 2 p.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.

Saturday, July 13 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Saturday Movies
Frankenweenie (Rated PG; 87 minutes)

Wednesday, July 17 at 2 p.m.
Afternoon Movies
ParaNorman (Rated PG; 92 minutes)

Thursday, July 18 at 2 p.m.
Storytelling with Julian Gooding
Enjoy an interactive storytelling experience with music and puppetry.

Thursday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m.
PLAY: Bedtime Storytime
Join us for this special storytime and craft.

Wednesday, July 24 at 2 p.m.
Afternoon Movies
Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups (Rated G; 88 minutes)

Thursday, July 25 at 2 p.m.
Center for Birds of Prey
Learn interesting facts about these beautiful creatures, and see them up close.

Saturday, July 27 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Saturday Movies
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (Rated PG; 105 minutes)

 

Edisto

Saturday, June 1 at 11 a.m.
Summer Reading Kickoff Party
Sign up for Summer Reading, and celebrate the beginning of summer.

Monday, June 10 at 11 a.m.
PLAY Day: Dig Into It
Start an archaeological dig, and use baby food jars to collect shells, rocks and other artifacts.

Saturday, June 15 at 11 a.m.
PLAY Day: Game Day
Beat the heat, and play some cool games at your library.

Monday, June 24 at 11 a.m.
World of Strings with Roger Bellow
Enjoy music, songs and laughter as we explore the world of string instruments.

Saturday, June 29 at 11 a.m.
PLAY Day: Independence Day Celebration
Celebrate July 4 with some cool books.

Monday, July 8 at 11 a.m.
Dino Dig
Hunt dinosaurs for a day, and dig up cool bones and make prehistoric fossil imprints.

Monday, July 15 at 11 a.m.
Kate Salley Palmer
Have fun and enjoy listening to this terrific children's author and illustrator.

Monday, July 22 at 11 a.m.
Create a Fossil
Using sand, glue and water in a plastic bag, leave tracks just like the ancient dinosaurs.

Saturday, July 27 at 11 a.m.
PLAY Day: Pet Rock Study
Decorate a rock to make your favorite pet.

 

Folly Beach

Monday, June 3 from 2 - 4 p.m.
Summer Reading Kickoff
Pick up your Summer Reading log, and challenge yourself to a board book treasure hunt.

Friday, June 7 at 4 p.m.
PLAY: Movies at the Beach
James and the Giant Peach (Rated PG; 80 minutes)

Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
PLAY: Dinotastic
Make a dinosaur craft.

Wednesday, June 12 at 4 p.m.
What Do You Do with a Homeless Gorilla?
Learn about endangered animals and their habitats when their homes disappear.

Friday, June 14 at 4 p.m.
PLAY: Movies at the Beach
Buddy (Rated PG; 84 minutes)

Wednesday, June 19 at 4 p.m.
Treasure Rocks
Unearth some treasures in this adventure filled program.

Friday, June 21 at 4 p.m.
PLAY: Movies at the Beach
The Muppet Treasure Island (Rated G; 99 minutes)

Wednesday, June 26 at 4 p.m.
Folly Beach Turtle Watch Crew

Learn amazing facts about sea turtles and how we can help them.

Friday, June 28 at 4 p.m.
PLAY: Movies at the Beach
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Rated PG; 87 minutes)

Friday, July 5 at 4 p.m.                                                                                         
PLAY: Movies at the Beach
The Borrowers (Rated PG; 83 minutes)

Wednesday, July 10 at 4 p.m.
Cowabunga, Dude, Surf's Up
Folly Beach surfer, Jud Bushkar, gives tips on water safety and how to get started surfing.

Friday, July 12 at 4 p.m.
PLAY: Movies at the Beach
Surf's Up! (Rated PG; 85 minutes)

Saturday, July 13 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
PLAY: Paint Like a Caveman
Create your own caveman paintings.

Wednesday, July 17 at 4:30 p.m.
Dino Dig
Hunt dinosaurs for a day, dig up cool bones and make prehistoric fossil imprints.

Friday, July 19 at 4 p.m.
PLAY: Movies at the Beach
Dinosaur (Rated PG; 82 minutes)

Wednesday, July 24 at 4 p.m.
Grand Finale Celebration
Congratulations on all the great reading you did this summer. Time to party.

Friday, July 26 at 4 p.m.
PLAY: Movies at the Beach
The Land Before Time (Rated G; 73 minutes)

 

James Island

Saturday, June 1 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Busy Bee Craft

Create your own bee magnet.

Monday, June 3 at 11:30 a.m.
Vamos Cantando with Roger Bellow and Berita Martin
Have fun learning Spanish during this exciting, interactive musical show.

Saturday, June 8 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Movie Fun
Enjoy a variety of popular films. Contact the branch for film titles.

Monday, June 10 at 11:30 a.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Saturday, June 15 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY with Dad: Father's Day Craft
Create a special card for the father, grandfather or uncle you love.

Monday, June 17 at 11:30 a.m.
Stories with Mr. Darion
Storyteller and actor, Darion McCloud, brings his brand of fun to the library.

Saturday, June 22 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Movie Fun
Enjoy a variety of popular films. Contact the branch for film titles.

Monday, June 24 at 11:30 a.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Saturday, June 29 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Fourth of July Craft
Create colorful "fireworks" to celebrate Independence Day!

Monday, July 1 at 11:30 a.m.
Jazz with Saxophonist Devone Gary
Listen to the inspiring sounds of jazz during this fun, interactive musical show.

Saturday, July 6 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Movie Fun
Enjoy a variety of popular films. Contact the branch for film titles.

Monday, July 8 at 11:30 a.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.

Saturday, July 13 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Paper Cone Ice Cream Craft
Make an ice cream treat that the sun can't beat!

Monday, July 15 at 11:30 a.m.
VanDoren Magic Show
Dig into the world of magic through this interactive performance.

Saturday, July 20 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Movie Fun
Enjoy a variety of popular films. Contact the branch for film titles.

Monday, July 22 at 11:30 a.m.
Center for Birds of Prey
Learn interesting facts about these beautiful creatures, and see them up close.

Saturday, July 27 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY with Dad: Summer Reading Wrap-Up and Craft
Enjoy music, light refreshments, a fun craft and a cool treat.

 

John L. Dart

Mondays, June 3 - July 29 at 10:30 a.m.
Monday Morning Movie

Enjoy a variety of popular films. Contact the branch for film titles. No movies on June 17 and July 1; see below for special events. 

Wednesday, June 5 at 10:30 a.m.
Porkchop Productions: The Three Goats Gruff
A kickoff event featuring live theater with audience participation.

Friday, June 7 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Underground Music and Art Café
Dig deep at the library, where imagination, the arts and creativity meet. Stop by and create a craft project.

Saturday, June 8, all day
PLAY: Palettes and Playlists
Celebrate the work of a great children's illustrator, and create your own artistic masterpiece while listening to music.

Wednesday, June 12 at 10:30 a.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Saturday, June 15 at 1 p.m.
PLAY with Parents: Build Together
Join us for an afternoon of creative building activities sponsored by Lowe's.

Wednesday, June 19 at 10:30 a.m.
Plantation Singers
Enjoy an interactive history of the Gullah/Geechee culture through music and storytelling.

Friday, June 21 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Underground Music and Art Café
Dig deep at the library, where imagination, the arts and creativity meet. Stop by, and create a craft project.

Saturday, June 22 from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
PLAY: Reading is the Name of the Game
Bring the whole family for gaming fun, including board games, cards, Legos and puzzles.

Wednesday, June 26 at 10:30 a.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Saturday, June 29 from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
PLAY: Reading is the Name of the Game
Bring the whole family for gaming fun, including board games, cards, Legos and puzzles.

Wednesday, July 10 at 10:30 a.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.

Saturday, July 13, All Day
PLAY: Palettes and Playlists
Celebrate the work of a great children's illustrator, and create your own artistic masterpiece while listening to music.

Wednesday, July 17 at 10:30 a.m.
Tickle Buddy the Clown
Enjoy kid-friendly fun, and laugh yourself silly with zany amusement.

Friday, July 19 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Underground Music and Art Café
Dig deep at the library, where imagination, the arts and creativity meet. Stop by and create a craft project.

Saturday, July 20 at 1 p.m.
PLAY with Parents: Lowe's Build and Grow Projects
Join us for an afternoon of creative building activities sponsored by Lowe's.

Wednesday, July 24 at 10:30 a.m.
Children's Museum of the Lowcountry - LIVE at the Library
A playful journey through stories, movement and music leads to discovery.

Saturday, July 27 from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
PLAY: Reading is the Name of the Game
Bring the whole family for gaming fun, including board games, cards, Legos and puzzles.

Wednesday, July 31 at 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Dig into Fun at the Library
Enjoy a community celebration of reading.

Friday, August 2 at 10:30 a.m.
Houdini II
Enjoy magic, music and lots of laughs during this high energy, interactive show.

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John's Island Regional

Fridays, June 7 - July 26 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Art All Day
Enjoy an array of art activities.

Saturday, June 1 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Read-A-Palooza!
Celebrate the beginning of Summer Reading, and enjoy a jump castle, popcorn, games and crafts for all ages.

Saturdays, June 8 - July 27 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Family Fun and Games
Bring the whole family for gaming fun, including board and Wii games.

Monday, June 3 at 2 p.m.
Porkchop Productions: The Three Goats Gruff
A kickoff event featuring live theater with audience participation.

Tuesday, June 4 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: Hug Your Cat Day
Learn all about cats. Don't have a cat? No problem. June also is Adopt-a-Cat Month.

Monday, June 10 at 4 p.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Tuesday, June 11 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: I Love My Dad
Honor your dad by making a special Father's Day card.

Monday, June 17 at 2 p.m.
Charles Town's Golden Age of Piracy
Join us for pirate stories by local storyteller Eric Lavender.

Tuesday, June 18 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: Fruits and Veggies
Celebrate National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month, and learn how to start your own garden.

Wednesday, June 19 at 4:30 p.m.
Tween Program: Handmade Fossils (ages 9-12)
Make your mark in history with a handmade fossil.

Monday, June 24 at 2 p.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Tuesday, June 25 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: Here Comes the Sun
Learn how to create a unique sun print.

Monday, July 1 at 2 p.m.
Center for Birds of Prey
Learn interesting facts about these beautiful creatures, and see them up close.

Tuesday, July 2 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: We All Scream For Ice Cream
Celebrate National Ice Cream Month, and learn about the origins of ice cream and chocolate.

Saturday, July 6 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Children's Movie
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (Rated PG; 94 minutes)

Monday, July 8 at 2 p.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.

Tuesday, July 9 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: Rocky Road Day
Enjoy adding treats to your favorite ice cream recipe.

Monday, July 15 at 2 p.m.
Archaeology Dig
Ever wanted to explore Egypt, be a miner or pan for gold? Join us and find great treasures at the library.

Tuesday, July 16 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: Peaches and Cream
July 17th is National Peach Ice Cream Day. Learn all about peaches.

Wednesday, July 17 at 4:30 p.m.
Tween Program: Medieval Faire (ages 9-12) ages
Enjoy medieval revelry with jousting, dancing and more.

Monday, July 22 at 2 p.m.
Once Upon a Nursery Rhyme
Classic nursery rhymes come to life through music, stories and more.

Tuesday, July 23 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: Vanilla Ice Cream Day
Do you know where vanilla grows or what it looks like? Have a bowl of ice cream and find out.

Monday, July 29 at 2 p.m.
Ice Cream Finale
Celebrate your Summer Reading achievements with ice cream sundaes.

Tuesday, July 30 at 5:30 p.m.
PLAY: Root Beer Floats
Discover why a full moon inspired the invention of root beer floats, and learn the recipe.

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Main Library

Tuesday, May 28 at 9:15, 10:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.
OrisiRisi African Folklore
Dig into the world of African folklore with lots of audience participation.

Wednesday, May 29 at 9:15, 10:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.
Charleston Chamber Music Presents Kid's Classical Concert
Listen to classical music, including a rendition of Miss Rumphius set to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach

Thursday, May 30 at 9:15, 10:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.
College of Charleston Opera Presents: The Three Little Pigs
Enjoy the classic children's tale performed with an operatic twist.

Tuesday, June 4 at 9:15 and 10:45 a.m.
Porkchop Productions: The Three Goats Gruff
A kickoff event featuring live theater with audience participation.

Wednesday, June 5 at 9:15 and 10:45 a.m.
Taiko Japanese Drummers 
Prepare to move to the beat of this ancient art form.

Thursday, June 6 at 9:15 and 10:45 a.m.
Animal Tales from Around the World
Enjoy a staff production of your favorite international folktales.

Thursday, June 6 at 2 p.m.
Magic Tree House Club: Eve of the Emperor Penguin
Join us for activities, games and crafts based on this popular series.

Tuesday, June 11 at 10:30 a.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Tuesday, June 11 at 5:30 p.m.
Dig into Gardens Storytime
Enjoy stories and songs about digging and growing.

Wednesday, June 12 at 10:30 a.m.
Dig into Movies
Wreck-It Ralph (Rated PG; 108 minutes)

Thursday, June 13 at 10:30 a.m.
Magic Tree House Club: Buffalo before Breakfast
Join us for activities, games and crafts based on this popular series.

Tuesday, June 18 at 10:30 a.m.
South Carolina Aquarium Digs into Animals
Learn about life underground.

Tuesday, June 18 at 5:30 p. M.
Dig into Dinosaurs Storytime
Enjoy stories and songs about dinosaurs.

Wednesday, June 19 at 10:30 a.m.
Dig into Movies
Rise of the Guardians (Rated PG; 97 minutes)

Thursday, June 20 at 2 p.m.
Magic Tree House Club: Blizzard of the Blue Moon
Join us for activities, games and crafts based on this popular series.

Saturday, June 22 at 2 p.m.
Charles Town's Golden Age of Piracy
Join us for pirate stories by local storyteller Eric Lavender.

Tuesday, June 25 at 10:30 a.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Tuesday, June 25 at 5:30 p.m.
Dig Down Under Storytime
Enjoy stories and songs about animals that live underground. 

Wednesday, June 26 at 10:30 a.m.
Dig into Movies
Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (Rated PG; 91 minutes)

Thursday, June 27 at 2 p.m.
Magic Tree House Club: Carnival at Candlelight
Join us for activities, games and crafts based on this popular series.

Tuesday, July 2 at 10:30 a.m.
Diggin' Science
Learn about the world underground through cool science experiments. 

Tuesday, July 2 at 5:30 p.m.
Dig into Bugs Storytime
Enjoy stories and songs about insects.

Wednesday, July 3 at 10:30 a.m.
Dig into Movies
The Borrowers (Rated PG; 83 minutes)

Tuesday, July 9 at 10:30 a.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.

Tuesday, July 9 at 5:30 p.m.
Can You Dig It Storytime
Enjoy stories and songs about construction vehicles.

Wednesday, July 10 at 10:30 a.m.
Dig into Movies
A Bug's Life (Rated G; 96 minutes)

Thursday, July 11 at 2 p.m.
Magic Tree House Club: Vacation Under the Volcano
Join us for activities, games and crafts based on this popular series.

Tuesday, July 16 at 10:30 a.m.
Wings and Whimsies Storytelling
Listen to delightful tales by Zephyr the Fairy.

Tuesday, July 16 at 5:30 p.m.
Dig and Grow Storytime
Enjoy stories and songs about farming.

Wednesday, July 17 at 10:30 a.m.
Dig into Movies
Deep Blue (Rated G; 87 minutes)

Thursday, July 18 at 2 p.m.
Magic Tree House Club: Ghost Town at Sundown
Join us for activities, games and crafts based on this popular series.

Saturday, July 20 at 2 p.m.
Can You Dig It?
Explore the world beneath your feet.

Tuesday, July 23 at 10:30 a.m.
Summer Reading Finale Party with the 3 Dudes
Celebrate all you've accomplished with music, snacks and more.

Tuesday, July 23 at 5:30 p.m.
What We Dig Storytime
Listen to your librarian's favorite stories and songs.

Wednesday, July 24 at 10:30 a.m.
Dig into Movies
Thumbelina (Rated G; 86 minutes)

Thursday, July 25 at 2 p.m.
Magic Tree House Club: Moonlight on the Magic Flute
Join us for activities, games and crafts based on this popular series.

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McClellanville

Saturday, June 1 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Story Stones
Draw simple pictures on rocks, and put them together to tell a story.

Friday, June 7 at 3:30 p.m.
Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center with Allie Kreutzer
Learn all about loggerhead sea turtles and other reptiles.

Saturday, June 8 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Create Some Drama
Use our finger puppets or create your own and bring them to life on our finger puppet stage

Friday, June 14 at 3:30 p.m.
Dig and Play Treasure Island with Olivia Tention
Enjoy treasure hunts, water gun battles, pirate face painting and stories.

Saturday, June 15 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Old Fashioned Movie Morning
Enjoy the clickety clack of the old movie projector as we show Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain.

Friday, June 21 at 3:30 p.m.
Diggin' Dinosaurs: Facts, Fun and Fossils
Read stories, sing songs and discover facts about dinosaurs.

Saturday, June 22 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Chill with Cool Water Books
Create your own hydro-bracelet.

Friday, June 28 at 3:30 p.m.
Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Saturday, June 29 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Dig These Books
Enjoy books about animals, and make a dog craft.

Saturday, July 6 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Three Little Pigs
Choose your building supplies, create a structure and see if it stands up to the big bad blow dryer.

Friday, July 12 at 3:30 p.m.
Treasure Rocks
Unearth delightful wonders in this adventure-filled program.

Saturday, July 13 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Ice Cream Social
Make your own ice cream.

Friday, July 19 at 3:30 p.m.
Dig Into the Deep Freeze
Dig frozen treasures from a block of ice.

Saturday, July 20 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Sand Painting
Make a craft with glue and colored sand.

Friday, July 26 at 3:30 p.m.
Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center with Allie Kreutzer
Learn all about loggerhead sea turtles and other reptiles.

Saturday, July 27 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Summer Chalk Fun
Play a game of hopscotch, and draw your own story with chalk.

Saturday, August 3 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Bubbly Days of August
Explore the world of bubbles, and make your own bubble painting. 

Saturday, August 10 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Recycled Safety Craft
Make a milk jug scooter or bike lantern.

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Mt. Pleasant Regional

Saturday June 1 at 1:30 p.m.
PLAY: DIY Arts and Crafts with Ms. Grace
Being crafty and creative is easier than you think.

Monday, June 3 at 4 p.m.
Monday Matinée
Hotel Transylvania (Rated PG; 91 minutes)

Thursday, June 6 at 4 p.m.
Friday, June 7 at 10:30 a.m.
Porkchop Productions: The Three Goats Gruff
A kickoff event featuring live theater with audience participation.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before program.

Monday, June 10 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
Brave (Rated PG; 93 minutes)

Thursday, June 13 at 4 p.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before program.

Saturday, June 15 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: STAR Therapy Dogs
Dig into reading, and share books with a furry friend.

Monday, June 17 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
The Land Before Time (Rated G; 69 minutes)

Wednesday, June 19 at 3 p.m.
Wii Wednesday
Dig into fun, and enjoy Wii games.

Thursday, June 20 at 4 p.m.
"The World of Anansi the Spider" Puppet Show
Anansi the Spider narrates folk tales from around the world.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before program.

Saturday, June 22 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Lego Club
Dig into creativity. We supply the Legos, and you create the masterpiece.

Monday, June 24 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (Rated G; 100 minutes)

Thursday, June 27 at 4 p.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before program.

Monday, July 1 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
Tarzan (Rated G; 88 minutes)

Saturday, July 6 at 1:30 p.m.
PLAY: DIY Arts and Crafts with Ms. Grace
Being crafty and creative is easier than you think.

Monday, July 8 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Rated G; 91 minutes)

Thursday, July 11 at 4 p.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before program.

Monday, July 15 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
The Rookie (Rated G; 127 minutes)

Thursday, July 18 at 4 p.m.
VanDoren Magic Show
Dig into the world of magic through this interactive performance.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before program.

Saturday, July 20 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: STAR Therapy Dogs
Dig into reading, and share books with a furry friend.

Monday, July 22 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
The Princess and the Frog (Rated G; 97 minutes)

Thursday, July 25 at 2 p.m.
Thursday, July 25 at 4 p.m.
Diggin' Dinosaurs: Facts, Fun and Fossils
Read stories, sing songs and discover interesting facts about dinosaurs.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before program. Limited to 50 participants.

Friday, July 26 at 3 p.m.
Dig out of Summer Reading Finale
Dig out of Summer Reading with games, funny movies and a sweet summer treat.

Saturday, July 27 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Lego Club
Dig into creativity. We supply the Legos, and you create the masterpiece.

Monday, July 29 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
The Three Lives of Thomasina (Rated PG; 97 minutes)

Saturday, August 3 at 1:30 p.m.
PLAY: DIY Arts and Crafts with Ms. Grace
Being crafty and creative is easier than you think.

Monday, August 5 at 2:30 p.m.
Monday Matinée
Beauty and the Beast (Rated G; 84 minutes)

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Otranto Road Regional

Wednesday, June 5 at 4 p.m.
Porkchop Productions: The Three Goats Gruff
A kickoff event featuring live theater with audience participation.

Saturday, June 8 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: DIY Arts and Crafts with Ms. Grace
Being crafty and creative is easier than you think.

Wednesday, June 12 at 4 p.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Wednesday, June 19 at 4 p.m.                          
The Energetic Storyteller, Cathi Cooper Mack
Warm-up exercises, stories, games and plenty of audience participation.

Wednesday, June 26 at 4 p.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Wednesday, July 3 at 3 p.m.
Movie Program
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (Rated PG; 105 minutes)

Wednesday, July 10 at 4 p.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.

Saturday, July 13 at 11a.m.
PLAY: DIY Arts and Crafts with Ms. Grace
Being crafty and creative is easier than you think.

Wednesday, July 17 at 4 p.m.
Reader's Theatre: Two Old Potatoes and Me
Join us for an entertaining mix of storytelling and audience participation.

Wednesday, July 24 at 4 p.m.
Hurricane Basics and How to Stay Safe
Presented by Ron Morales and Julie Packett with the local National Weather Service.

Wednesday, July 31 at 4 p.m.
Summer Reading FINALE: Houdini II
Enjoy magic, music and lots of laughs during this high energy, interactive show.

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Poe/Sullivan's Island

Friday, June 7 at 1 p.m.
Summer Reading Kickoff with Yobe
Enjoy frozen yogurt with toppings.

Saturday, June 8 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: STAR Therapy Dogs
Dig into reading, and share books with a furry friend.

Friday, June 14 at 1 p.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Saturday, June 15 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Sullivan's Island Community Garden
Tour the vegetable and flower gardens near the library, and do some digging.

Friday, June 21 at 1 p.m.
National Park Service: 19th Century Toys and Games
Learn how children played during the Civil War era from a Fort Sumter National Monument park ranger.

Saturday, June 22 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Haddrell's Point Tackle and Supply: Go Fishing
Learn how to fish in the Lowcountry.

Friday, June 28 at 1 p.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Saturday, June 29 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Mt. Pleasant Seafood Company Presents - Fishy Activities
Create a fun ocean craft.

Friday, July 5 at 1 p.m.
Center for Birds of Prey
Learn interesting facts about these beautiful creatures, and see them up close.

Saturday, July 6 at 10 a.m.
PLAY: DIY Arts and Crafts with Ms. Grace
Being crafty and creative is easier than you think.

Friday, July 12 at 1 p.m.
Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center
Meet common reptiles and amphibians of the Lowcountry.

Saturday, July 13 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: STAR Therapy Dogs
Dig into reading, and share books with a furry friend.

Friday, July 19 at 1 p.m.
Diggin Dinosaurs: Facts, Fun and Fossils
Read stories, sings songs and discover interesting facts about dinosaurs.

Saturday, July 20 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Dig into Painting
Wear your painting clothes, and create a masterpiece.

Friday, July 26 at 1 p.m.
Tales from the Ground Up
Enjoy a puppet show with stories about getting muddy and growing vegetables.

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St. Andrews Regional

Saturday, June 1 at 11 a.m.
PLAY with Parents: Lowe's Build and Grow Projects
Join us for a morning of creative building activities sponsored by Lowe's.
Supplies are limited.

Tuesday, June 4 at 4 p.m.
Game On
Challenge your family and friends to fun Wii and board games.

Thursday, June 6 at 2 p.m.
Summer Movie Madness
Holes (Rated PG; 117 minutes)

Saturday, June 8 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Club Lego
Dig into creativity. We supply the Legos, and you create the masterpiece.

Tuesday, June 11 at 4 p.m.
Fun with Food
Earth Fare will share how to make tasty treats that are important for a healthy body.
Supplies are limited. Registration required. Contact Children's Department at 843-766-2546.

Wednesday, June 12 at 2 p.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the program. Space is limited.

Thursday, June 13 at 2 p.m.
Summer Movie Madness
Charlotte's Web (Rated G; 113 minutes)

Saturday, June 15 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Family Yoga Time (with an adult)
Stretch your way to family fitness with a relaxing yoga class. Please bring a mat if you have one.

Tuesday, June 18 at 4 p.m.
Green Thumbs
Create a small flower garden with the help of Tri-County Clemson Master Gardeners.

Wednesday, June 19 at 2 p.m.
Charles Town's Golden Age of Piracy
Join us for swashbuckling stories by local storyteller Eric Lavender.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the program. Space is limited.

Thursday, June 20 at 2 p.m.
Summer Movie Madness
The Pirates! Band of Misfits (Rated PG; 88 minutes)

Saturday, June 22 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: STAR Therapy Dogs
Dig into reading, and share books with a furry friend.

Tuesday, June 25 at 4 p.m.
Dig It: Minerals and Gems Galore
Learn about cool gems, minerals and geodes from the Lowcountry Gem and Mineral Society.

Wednesday, June 26 at 2 p.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the program. Space is limited.

Thursday, June 27 at 2 p.m.
Summer Movie Madness
A Bug's Life (Rated G; 96 minutes)

Saturday, June 29 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Cheers in the Library
Learn a dance and a cheer from real cheerleaders, and make a fun craft.

Tuesday, July 2 at 4 p.m.
Game On!
Challenge your family and friends to fun Wii and board games.

Wednesday, July 3 at 2 p.m.
Stars and Stripes: Fourth of July Celebration
Celebrate Independence Day with fun activities and crafts.

Saturday, July 6 at 11 a.m.
PLAY with Parents: Lowe's Build and Grow Projects
Join us for a morning of creative building activities sponsored by Lowe's.
Supplies are limited.

Tuesday, July 9 at 4 p.m.
Fun with Food
Earth Fare will share how to make tasty treats that are important for a healthy body.
Supplies are limited. Registration required. Contact Children's Department at 843-766-2546.

Wednesday, July 10 at 2 p.m.*
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.
Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the program. Space is limited.

Thursday, July 11 at 2 p.m.
Summer Movie Madness
Gnomeo and Juliet (Rated G; 84 minutes)

Saturday, July 13 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Club Lego
Dig into creativity. We supply the Legos, and you create the masterpiece.

Tuesday, July 16 at 4 p.m.
Roaring with Dinosaurs
Dig up the dirt on dinosaurs with stories and a cool craft.

Wednesday, July 17 at 2 p.m.
Center for Birds of Prey
Learn interesting facts about these beautiful creatures, and see them up close.

Thursday, July 18 at 2 p.m.
Summer Movie Madness
Dinosaur (Rated PG; 82 minutes)

Saturday, July 20 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Family Yoga Time (with an adult)
Stretch your way to family fitness with a relaxing yoga class. Please bring a mat if you have one.

Tuesday, July 23 at 4 p.m.
Wiggle Worms
Do you think worms are gross or exciting? Enjoy stories, games and a craft about squirmy worms.

Wednesday, July 24 at 2 p.m.
Summer Reading Finale: Ice Cream Social
Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with ice cream and fun activities.
Registration required. Contact Children's Department at 843-766-2546.

Thursday, July 25 at 2 p.m.
Summer Movie Madness
Arthur Christmas (Rated PG; 97 minutes)

Saturday, July 27 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: STAR Therapy Dogs
Dig into reading, and share books with a furry friend.

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St. Paul's/Hollywood

Saturday, June 1 at 11 a.m.
Summer Reading Kickoff Party
Sign up for Summer Reading, and celebrate the beginning of summer.

Thursday, June 6 at 6 p.m.
PLAY: Family Story Time and Game NightI Dig Big Machines
Learn about big machines that do all kinds of dirty jobs.

Tuesday, June 11 at 1 p.m.
Create a Fossil
Use sand, glue and water in a plastic bag to leave tracks just like the ancient dinosaurs.

Thursday, June 20 at 6 p.m.
PLAY: Family Story Time and Game Night - I Dig Dinosaurs
Learn about dinosaurs of every size, shape and color.

Tuesday, June 25 at 1 p.m.
Dig Into It
Start an archaeological dig, and use baby food jars to collect shells, rocks and other artifacts.

Tuesday, July 2 at 1 p.m.
PLAY Day: I Dig Independence
Dig into history, and learn about our great nation.

Tuesday, July 9 at 1 p.m.
What Do You Do with a Homeless Gorilla?
Learn about endangered animals and their habitats when their homes disappear.

Thursday, July 18 at 6 p.m.
PLAY: Family Story Time and Game Night: I Dig Underground Animals
Learn about animals that live just beneath your feet.

Saturday, July 27 at 11 a.m.
PLAY: Ice Cream Finale
Celebrate your Summer Reading achievements with ice cream sundaes.

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Village

Saturday, June 8 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: Beach Bingo!
Play Beach Bingo, and win a prize.

Tuesdays, June 11, 18 and 25 at 10 a.m.
Zumba for Kids with Skylar and Friends
Exercise your way to a better day with totally fun fitness.

Thursday, June 13 at 10:30 a.m.
Tales from the Ground Up
Enjoy a puppet show with stories about getting muddy and growing vegetables.

Thursday, June 20 at 10:30 a.m.
Charles Town's Golden Age of Piracy
Join us for swashbuckling stories by local storyteller Eric Lavender.

Thursday, June 27 at 10:30 a.m.
Diggin' Dinosaurs: Facts, Fun and Fossils
Read stories, sing songs and discover interesting facts about dinosaurs.

Thursday, July 11 at 10:30 a.m.
Explore Down Under
Come explore the world beneath our feet with stories, games and crafts.

Thursday, July 25 at 10:30 a.m.
World of Strings with Roger Bellow
Enjoy music, songs and laughter as we explore the world of string instruments.

Saturday, July 27 at 10:30 a.m.
PLAY: SUMMERTIME BINGO!
Play summertime BINGO, and win a prize.

Thursday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m.
Houdini II
Enjoy magic, music and lots of laughs during this high energy, interactive show.

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West Ashley

Tuesday, June 4 at 4 p.m.
Porkchop Productions: The Three Goats Gruff
A kickoff event featuring live theater with audience participation.

Saturday, June 8 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Legos
Dig into creativity. We supply the Legos, and you create the masterpiece.

Tuesday, June 11 at 2 p.m.
Sing with Farmer Jason
Enjoy music by this Emmy award-winning children's entertainer.

Saturday, June 15 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Dump Truck and Bulldozer Craft
Create a dump truck or bulldozer with moveable parts.

Tuesday, June 18 at 2 p.m.
Charles Town's Golden Age of Piracy
Join us for swashbuckling stories by local storyteller Eric Lavender.

Saturday, June 22 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Cartouche Necklace
Learn how to write your name in hieroglyphics, and make a necklace to take home.

Tuesday, June 25 at 2 p.m.
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show
Join Rick Hubbard and celebrate reading with music, comedy and fun. Free kazoos.

Saturday, June 29 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Movie
Cars 2 (Rated G; 106 minutes) Space is limited. Groups call branch.

Tuesday, July 2 at 10:30 a.m.
Storybook Cinema
Watch your favorite stories come to life onscreen.

Tuesday, July 2 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Movie
A Bug's Life (Rated G; 96 minutes)
Space is limited. Groups call branch.

Saturday, July 6 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Create a Troll Pencil Topper
Color and cut out a troll to decorate your pencil.

Tuesday, July 9 at 2 p.m.
The Great Fettucini
Experience an interactive juggling performance with lots of laughs.

Saturday, July 13 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Legos
Dig into creativity. We supply the Legos, and you create the masterpiece.

Tuesday, July 16 at 2 p.m.
Center for Birds of Prey
Learn interesting facts about these beautiful creatures, and see them up close.

Saturday, July 20 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Salamander Craft
Use chalk to create a crawling salamander.

Tuesday, July 23 at 2 p.m.
Vamos Cantando with Roger Bellow and Berita Martin
Have fun learning Spanish during this exciting, interactive musical show.

Saturday, July 27 at 2 p.m.
PLAY: Movie
Cars (Rated G; 96 minutes) Space is limited. Groups call branch.

Tuesday, July 30 at 2 p.m.
Houdini II
Enjoy magic, music and lots of laughs during this high energy, interactive show.