Thursday, July 28, 2016


We here at Mt. Pleasant are very proud of this letter to the editor that was in the Post and Courier.  We appreciate our customers and are happy that our customers enjoy coming here.

Letter: ‘Doing it right’

Jul 27 2016 9:12 am

Customer service is alive and well at the Mount Pleasant branch of the Charleston County Library. I am a retired citizen who uses the Mount Pleasant library about three times a week.

I check out books, movies, and eBooks. The staff is unbelievably helpful and friendly. The amazing thing is this is a government agency, yet the level of service surpasses many for-profit businesses. Someone there (actually everyone) is really doing it right.

Keith O’Quinn

Camden Street

North Charleston

Tuesday, July 12, 2016


There's still time to enter summer our Summer Reading Programs.  We have programs for all ages.  Log on to our website to enter or come in for the forms.
Thanks for reading.

Brad Watson - Miss Jane - Book Review

Brad Watson - Miss Jane - Book Review: BookPage Fiction Top Pick, July 2016 About three pages into Miss Jane I found myself both transfixed and perplexed. Who is this Brad Watson and why am I just now discovering him? A finalist for the 2002 National Book Award and a frequent contributor to the New Yorker and Granta, he is certainly a known quantity. But finally with Miss Jane, it seems he has a novel that will break him out to the...

Click on the title to see the rest of the review.  This sounds like an interesting book.  Reserve your copy now.

Thanks for reading.

Thursday, July 7, 2016


It will soon be time for Election Day.  If you are not registered or you need to change your address, we have the forms at the library.  Also we're having Voter Registration Drives.  Remember it's our right and obligation to vote.

Voter Registration Drive at Mt. Pleasant Regional Saturday, September 17 from 12-4 p.m.


Senior Summer Reading Challenge: July 1-31
Summer Reading isn't just for kids. It's for you, too.  
Have fun and complete your mission.
Come in and pick up your sheets at the Mt. Pleasant Regional Library Adult Summer Reading Display.
Return your completed sheet to any CCPL branch, email to or mail to the address listed below, postmarked by August 2

Senior Summer Reading Finale Party and Bingo Challenge 
Wednesday, August 3 from 2 - 3:30 p.m. 
Main Library, 68 Calhoun St. 

Friday, July 1, 2016


Have a safe and enjoyable holiday! 

Independence Day Closing
Charleston County Public Library will close Monday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day holiday. 

Book drops will be unavailable while the branches are closed so that our staff can spend time with their families. Please do not leave items outside a book drop. Any unsecured items left are the responsibility of the patron.

We will reopen at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5.
Thanks for reading.

Saturday, June 25, 2016


Hello Teens,
Do you like photography and sports?  We have a contest just for you.  There are two categories: Athletes in Action and Sideline Action.  Submit entries online to

Complete details and rules may be found in the flyer at the following libraries: Mt. Pleasant Regional, Poe, Village and McClellenville.

Put your talent to use and win a $50 gift card.