Monday, September 18, 2017

MTP October Calendar of Events















































If you'd like a copy of our calendar emailed to you, please email MtpReference@ccpl.org with your name and email address.  Please indicate either in the subject line or the body of the email that you would like to be signed up for our eNewsletter.

If you have any questions about signing up for the eNewsletter or any of the programs on our calendar you can leave a comment below, call us at (843) 849-6161 and press 2 for Adult and Teen programs, press 3 for Children's programs including storytimes, or you can come by the library at 1133 Mathis Ferry Rd in Mt. Pleasant.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Amnesty Week-September 18-24, 2017

From CCPL Public Relations Department:

Charleston County Public Library hosts Amnesty Week in honor of Library Card Sign-Up Month in September 
Late fees for overdue materials will be waived when items are returned Sept. 18-24


CHARLESTON, SC – Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) will waive late fees for overdue materials that are returned during a special Amnesty Week Sept. 18-24. In honor of Library Card Sign-Up Month, CCPL will also waive the fee for replacement library cards during this forgiveness period.

Patrons who return current overdue items in their possession to any of the 16 branches during Amnesty Week will have the fines for those overdue items waived. Overdue fines for items that have already been returned prior to Amnesty week and fees for damaged materials will not be waived.


Tuesday, August 29, 2017

CCPL closed Sept. 4 for Labor Day

CCPL will close the following date in observance of the Labor Day holiday:

CLOSED
Monday, September 4 

Book drops will be open while the branches are closed.

We hope everyone has a safe and happy Labor Day, we'll be reopened on Tuesday, September 5.


Wednesday, August 23, 2017

MTP September Calendar of Events



































If you'd like a copy of our calendar emailed to you, please email MtpReference@ccpl.org with your name and email address.  Please indicate either in the subject line or the body of the email that you would like to be signed up for our eNewsletter.

If you have any questions about signing up for the eNewsletter or any of the programs on our calendar you can leave a comment below, call us at (843) 849-6161 and press 2 for Adult and Teen programs, press 3 for Children's programs including storytimes, or you can come by the library at 1133 Mathis Ferry Rd in Mt. Pleasant.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Stephen Kings IT Parade with Daniel Kraus

In celebration of the movie remake of Stephen King's IT, Daniel Kraus Booklist Editor of Books for Youth is re-reading it and posting weekly about what he's read (about  2 to 4 chapters each week). At the writing of this blog, he just finished writing about Chapters 19 and 20.   Kraus's first post (linked here) outlines the goal and idea. He calls to all readers to join him in either re-reading or reading this book along with him.

Week 1: Introduction
Week 2: Chapters 1-3
Week 3: Chapters 4-7 and The First Interlude
Week 4: Chapters 8-9 and The Second Interlude
Week 5: Chapters 10-12 and The Third Interlude
Week 6: Chapters 13-16
Week 7: Chapters 17-18
Week 8: Chapters 19-20
Week 9: Chapters 21-22
Week 10: Chapter 23 and Epilogue

At CCPL we have Stephen King's IT available as a physical book which currently has a little bit of a hold list. To place on hold, go to our catalog or call (843) 849-6161, press 2 for Reference