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    Events for: Friday, April 29
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
      
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    National Park Centennial Story Hour
    Friday, April 29, 9:15 AM
    Main Library
    Do you use a night light to see at night? Sailors use lighthouses for the same reason. Listen to stories and learn more about the unique lighthouse located on Sullivan's Island. Presented by a National Park Service Ranger.

    Little Lotus Yoga (ages 3 and older)
    Friday, April 29, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Practice yoga with interactive storytelling, games, music, art and plenty of fun. Attendance is limited to the first 18 children who arrive at each class. Presented by Jennifer Rogers of Little Lotus Yoga.

    Jr. Word Seekers (grades 6-12)
    Friday, April 29
    John L. Dart Library
    Afterschool
    Challenge yourself to find every word on thematic word find puzzles for a prize.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Main Library
    Over Ice by Ryan Siegmann Acrylic and digital paintings and sculptures immersed in “third spaces” evoke gathering places that anchor community life.

    Early Literacy Station
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    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 April is reading.

    Activity Zone (grades K-5)
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    James Island Library
    Enjoy puzzles, mazes and coloring activities.

    Blackout Poetry (grades 6-12)
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    James Island Library
    Mark out all the words except the ones you want to use in your poem. Submit your poem to the service desk and get a prize. One entry per person per day.

    Adult Trivia
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    John L. Dart Library
    Stop by the Customer Service desk, and answer a visual trivia question correctly for a prize.

    Early Literacy Station
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    John's Island 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 April is Reading.

    Photography Exhibit
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    John's Island Regional Library
    Kenneth Dodds displays his photographs of Charleston doors, flowers, shutters, houses and iron gates.

    Tech Help: Book-a-Librarian
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    John's Island Regional Library
    Want to learn how to use the library's downloadable media on your tablet, phone, e-reader or laptop? Call 843-559-1945, and make an appointment with a librarian for a 30-minute one-on-one session.

    Creation Station: Poetry
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Stop by the children’s area poetry station to create your own poems and explore great poetry books.

    A Poem in Your Pocket
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Choose a favorite poem from our basket to keep with you.

    Poetry Scavenger Hunt
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Answer questions from the poems displayed in the children's area, and win a prize.

    TeenSpot Poetree (POETRY) Display
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Write your favorite verse of poetry on a leaf and receive a sweet treat.

    Early Literacy Station
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    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 is Reading.

    Poetry Scavenger Hunt (ages 3-11)
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Hunt for poems in the children’s department. Win a prize, and add your name to the Poet-tree.
    3-5 year-olds: find 5 poems (with caregiver)
    6-8 year-olds: find 10 poems
    9-11 year-olds: find 20 poems

    Limerick Poetry Contest (grades 6-12)
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Write a limerick and win a $10 Barnes and Noble gift card.

    Poem in Your Pocket
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Select an inspirational poem to make your day better.

    Library Scavenger Hunt (teens)
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Complete our scavenger hunt for a prize.

    Green and Growing: Puzzles and Prizes (ages 11 and younger)
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Solve our word search, and get a sweet treat.

    Adult Poetry Contest
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Otranto Road Regional Library
    Celebrate National Poetry Month by submitting up to three original poems. Poems will be displayed, and prizes will be awarded to the three best entries. Winners will be announced May 4.

    Mad Libs Poetry (ages 11 and younger)
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Otranto Road Regional Library
    Create wacky poetry with our Mad Libs Poetry Creator. Show us your poem and get a treat.

    Teen Poetry Contest
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30
    Otranto Road Regional Library
    Submit up to three poems in celebration of National Poetry Month. Poems will be on display in the YA section of the library, and winners will be announced May 4.

    Crafternoons
    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 30, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Main Library
    Weekdays
    Check out the art cart for all the supplies and ideas you need to enjoy an afternoon of creativity.