Beaufort County Library Calendar

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Thursday, September 26 2013

10:00 AM10:45 AM
Bluffton Branch

A fun program of bounces, tickles, finger play and more.  Come and learn pre-reading skills with your little one the fun way.
For ages 0-1 years
Wee read is made possible through a grant from the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry.
 

10:30 AM12:00 PM
St. Helena Branch

Have you always wanted to learn how to make your own letters, cards, and labels on the computer? You are in luck- this crash course in Microsoft Word will cover how to change your fonts, paragraph alignment, and line spacing for documents.

Class is open to 10 students ages 18+.

1:00 PM
Beaufort Branch

 Read a book of your choice and discuss with your friends in class.  Class sizes are limited and require registration.  Please call or visit to register. 

2:00 PM
Bluffton Branch

Students ages 5-10 will enjoy crafts, games, and other book-based activities with Ms Melinda.

2:00 PM
Hilton Head Branch

Every Thursday in September we'll be showing a movie about the Civil War. All are welcome and admission is free!

9/5 - Cold Mountain
9/12 - Red Badge of Courage
9/19 - Glory
9/26 - Shenandoah

Guided discussions after each film led by Chris Clayton and John Monkaitis. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.

2:00 PM3:00 PM
Bluffton Branch

This group meet weekly in our Computer Lab to collaborate on family genealogical research using  Ancestry.com Library Edition and other sources.  Self-taught researcher Debbie DuBrucq coordinates this group with 12 years experience doing ancestry research.  
 
Contact:  Lindsey Rambow, lrambow@bcgov.net, 255-6503
 

4:00 PM
Beaufort Branch

 Story and a craft with Mrs. Darlene for ages 4-7.  Class sizes are limited and require registration.  Please call or visit to register. 

4:00 PM
Hilton Head Branch

Join us as we watch everyone’s favorite terrier,Wishbone, in an episode featuring a classic tale of the Civil War. For kids ages 4 and older.

4:00 PM
Hilton Head Branch

School’s over for another day, so come on over and kick back with us as we share favorite stories, silly movies, cool activities and crafts. For students in kindergarten and up.

5:30 PM6:30 PM
Beaufort Branch

Join Grace Cordial, the Library's local history librarian and archivist to discuss the Civil War experience as seen through the letters, reports, and testimony of Confederate residents, the enslaved, Northern teachers and missionaries, and members of the military in Beaufort District, 1861– 1865. The list of reading selections to be discussed is posted at http://beaufortcountylibrary.blogspot.com/ and http://www.beaufortcountylibrary.org/civilwar/bibliographies. Free. Contact information: gracec@bcgov.net; 255-6468

(All day)
Hilton Head Branch

We’re celebrating Banned Book Week with a teen trivia contest. Drop by the Children’s Services Desk anytime between Monday, September 23th -Saturday, September 28th and pick up the trivia questions. Clues can be found in the Banned Book Display in the library lobby or by using library resources. Turn in your completed trivia sheet to earn a cool prize.

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