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    Events for: Wednesday, October 22
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31


    Storytime and Computer Class Schedules at all branches
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    Fact-a-Day Raffle (teens and adults)
    Wednesday, October 15 - Saturday, October 25
    John's Island Regional Library
    Answer a question about the library to be entered into a daily prize drawing for a chance to win a $10 gift card, in honor of John's Island Regional Library's 10th anniversary.

    Clue: Library Edition
    Wednesday, October 22, 4:00 PM
    Otranto Road Regional
    Solve a mystery by gathering clues through activities, games and crafts.

    Midweek Crossword (grades 6-12)
    Wednesday, October 22
    John L. Dart Library
    Challenge yourself, and solve crossword puzzle clues.

    Round Table Discussion with Councilwoman Johnson (adults)
    Wednesday, October 22, 12:30 PM
    John's Island Regional Library
    Discuss concerns and issues with Councilwoman Anna Johnson of Charleston County District 8.

    Word Play Wednesday (grades K-5)
    Wednesday, October 22
    John L. Dart Library
    After school
    See if you can solve the puzzle, and get a treat.

    Kids Mystery Movie
    Wednesday, October 22, 3:30 PM
    John L. Dart Library
    What movie will it be? Come to the library and find out.

    Wii Wednesdays
    Wednesday, October 22, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Main Library
    Calling all gamers to come show off your skills.

    Homework Help (grades 6-12)
    Wednesday, October 22, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Main Library
    Teen Lounge
    Receive help on your school work from awesome College of Charleston tutors.

    Homework Helpers (ages 6-11)
    Wednesday, October 22, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Main Library
    Need help with homework? Visit the Children's Department after school on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for basic homework assistance from College of Charleston Honors College students. The help is first come, first served. Research projects are not included.

    TeenSpot Wired Wednesday
    Wednesday, October 22, 4:00 PM
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Play computer games, Wii games and board games, or just chat with friends during an open technology lab for tweens and teens.

    Wii Wednesday (grades 6-12)
    Wednesday, October 22, 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    Bring a friend, and have some fun playing Wii games.

    The Horn Work: Charleston's Tabby Fortress
    Wednesday, October 22, 6:00 PM
    Main Library
    Second Floor Classroom
    What's the story behind that slab of tabby standing in Marion Square? It was once part of the "Horn Work" fortification that served as the town gate and the centerpiece of Charleston's defenses during the British siege of 1780. Join CCPL's historian, Dr. Nic Butler, for an illustrated history of the Horn Work from its construction in 1757 through its demolition in 1784.

    Halloween Horror
    Wednesday, October 22, 6:00 PM
    Main Library
    Auditorium
    The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973). Not rated; 84 minutes.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    Main Library
    Good to be Home by Stephen Paul Herchak
    Enjoy a display of colored pencil drawings of scenery by Herchak, a Charleston native who recently returned to the area after traveling to other states for his job in advertising in graphic design.

    Early Literacy Station
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    Main Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the South Carolina Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for October is numbers.

    Activity Zone (grades K-5)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    James Island Library
    Enjoy puzzles, mazes and coloring activities.

    Adult Mind Games (ages 18 and older)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    John L. Dart Library
    Pick up an activity sheet at the Service Desk. Complete it for your chance to win a gift card at the end of the month.

    Desktop Trivia (ages 18 and older)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    John L. Dart Library
    Stop at the service desk to answer trivia questions for a sweet treat.

    Portraits of Survivors Display
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Art students from St. John's High School present Portraits of Survivors during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Local Breast Cancer Survivors volunteered to sit for portraits and share their stories of courage. This project is sponsored by a Komen Foundation Grant coordinated by Barrier Island Free Medical Clinic.

    South Carolina Heart Gallery
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    The South Carolina Heart Gallery is a collaborative effort of adoption professionals, photographers and local businesses working together to help children in foster care find permanent, loving homes. Portraits of children awaiting adoption are displayed in various locations around the state in order to raise public awareness. www.scheartgallery.org.

    Supersize Scrabble (adults)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Each day we will put out seven super-size scrabble tiles. Come in and create a word each day. We will tally your score at the end of the month for a chance to win a 1st, 2nd or 3rd place prize. One entry per day. Ages 12 and older please.

    Teen Dreams
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    St. Andrews Regional Library
    Celebrate Teen Read Week all month, and complete a dream cloud for a sweet treat.

    Early Literacy Station
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Visit the Early Literacy Station for a fun activity based on the South Carolina Day-by-Day Family Literacy Activity Calendar. The theme for October is numbers.

    PLAY: Halloween Guess and Win (ages 4-11)
    Wednesday, October 1 - Friday, October 31
    Village Library
    Guess the number of Halloween treats in the jar, and win a prize. One guess accepted per day. The winner will be announced October 31.