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    PLAY: DIY Crafts with Ms. Grace
    Saturday, October 1, 10:00 AM
    Poe/Sullivan's Island Library
    Ms. Grace helps young hands create fun paper and felt projects.

    Play Day: Pumpkin Countdown to Halloween
    Saturday, October 1, 10:30 AM
    James Island Library
    Make colorful paper rings to count the days until Halloween.

    Baby Playtime (0-24 months with caregiver)
    Saturday, October 1, 10:30 AM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Encourage the joy of play, and socialize with other parents.

    PLAY: STAR Therapy Dogs
    Saturday, October 1, 10:30 AM
    Village Library
    Read a book to a furry friend.

    MOJA: Julian Gooding Presents The Adventures of Malachiae Moon
    Saturday, October 1, 11:00 AM
    Main Library
    Storyteller Julian Gooding shares tales from a journal belonging to Malachiae Moon, a wise and skilled sailor of African descent, who lived to be 100 years old. The stories will take you to Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas. This 45-minute performance is designed for ages 6 to 60.

    PLAY: Jump Up and Dance, or Sit Down and Roll (ages 4-11)
    Saturday, October 1, 11:00 AM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Dance along with the Wii, or play a board game.

    PLAY: A is for Autumn and Acorns
    Saturday, October 1, 11:00 AM
    McClellanville Library
    Explore the nature of acorns, and make an acorn craft.

    PLAY: Chess Club (ages 9 and older)
    Saturday, October 1, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    John L. Dart Library
    Learn chess, and play with others. Registration required; call 843-722-7550 to register.

    Play Day: Fall for Fall
    Saturday, October 1, 11:30 AM
    Edisto Library
    Read a story, and make a fall craft.

    Library Reels (ages 11 and younger)
    Saturday, October 1, 12:30 AM
    Dorchester Road Regional Library
    The Jungle Book (2016); Rated PG; 105 minutes.

    Lowcountry Creative Writing Group
    Saturday, October 1, 1:00 PM
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Write and network with other writers of all ages.

    PLAY: Crafts with Ms. Grace
    Saturday, October 1, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
    Craft with help from Ms. Grace.

    PLAY: Legos
    Saturday, October 1, 2:00 PM
    West Ashley Library
    We supply the Legos, and you create the masterpiece.

    PLAY: Reel Heroes and She-roes
    Saturday, October 1, 3:00 PM
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Teen Lounge
    Successfully complete a maze, and return it to the Young Adult Services desk to win a piece of candy.

    Early Literacy Station
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 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 October is numbers.

    Classic Arcade
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    Main Library
    Make your October even spookier, and enjoy creepy sequels such as "Gauntlet II" (1986), "Ghouls 'n Ghosts" (1988) and "Dragon's Lair II: Time Warp" (1991). An upright cabinet includes more than 170 emulated titles made playable with ROMs and software shown in display cases.

    Saul Alexander Gallery Exhibit
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    Main Library
    The Dark Edge: An Exhibit of Art Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe by Lillian Trettin
    Trettin's work is inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's short stories, particularly those with Southern settings. The exhibition includes paper cuts made from black Tyvek, drawn and cut by hand from a single sheet, as well as masks and seasonal surprises.

    Moving Star: A Photography Exhibit
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    Main Library
    Lobby
    Local photographer Ron Rocz has documented 19-year-old Lamar Hunter's evolution as a freestyle dancer for a decade. This exhibit features a series of photographs Ron took of Lamar dancing at various historical sites around Charleston, including many places with deep ties to local African American history.

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

    Teen Guessing Game (grades 6-12)
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    James Island Library
    Make the best guess, and win a gift card.

    Adult Trivia
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    John L. Dart Library
    Answer a visual trivia question correctly at the Customer Service desk, and win a prize.

    Tech Help: Book-a-Librarian
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    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.

    National Book Month Trivia (grades 6-12)
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Answer questions about John's Island librarians' favorite books for a candy prize.

    Photograph Exhibit
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    John's Island Regional Library
    Kenneth Dodds will display his photographs of various subjects.

    Autumn Word Search (adults)
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Word search winners receive a surprise.

    Go Batty for Books (teens)
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library
    Discuss a book you went batty for, and receive a sweet treat.

    So Much Corn (teens)
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    Cooper River Memorial Library
    Guess how much candy corn is in the jar. The closest guess wins the jar of candy and a small gift.

    Early Literacy Station
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 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 October is numbers.

    Hispanic Heritage Month Trivia Contest
    Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31
    Otranto Road Regional Library
    Answer trivia questions about Hispanic Heritage Month, and earn a sweet treat. Get all answers correct for a chance to win a prize.