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6:30 pm
Wed, Jun 27
Ballentine
Meeting Room
Join us for Ballentine's evening book group for adults. Register by phone or in person.
Book Group
Adults, Programs for Adults
6:30 pm
Wed, Jun 27
St. Andrews
Collaboration Space
Need to schedule in time to slow down? Join us for a guided meditation to relax your mind and take a break.
Health and Wellness
Programs for Adults, Programs for Teens
6:30 pm
Wed, Jun 27
Cooper
Children's Area
Escape the heat with some classic family movies - no flicks from this millennium!
Movies, Children, Summer Learning Challenge
Children All Ages, Programs for School Age Children, Programs for Families
7:00 pm
Wed, Jun 27
Sandhills
Entry Maker
Join Cola Makerspace to share projects, knowledge, and making ideas and tips
Maker
Adults
Thu, Jun 28
North Main
Pop-Up Space
The African-American 371st Infantry Regiment, southern draftees mostly from South Carolina was formed in 1917, trained at Camp Jackson and sent to the Western Front to fight in WWI where they came out as heroes. Pop in and visit this exhibit that honors the service and sacrifice of South Carolina’s 371st Infantry Regiment
Art in the Library, Exhibit
Adults, Programs for Adults
9:30 am
Thu, Jun 28
Ballentine
Meeting Room
Your baby will love storytime while increasing vocabulary, listening and motor skills with stories and songs.
Storytime, Children
Babies up to 12 months, 1-2, Programs for Young Children
10:00 am
Thu, Jun 28
Cooper
Children's Area
Stories, songs and more!
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families, Programs for Young Children
10:00 am
Thu, Jun 28
Sandhills
Storytime Room
Help your toddler discover the alphabet, numbers and other concepts while building social skills and learning about our world. This storytime is suited for walkers.
Storytime
1-2, Programs for Families
10:00 am
Thu, Jun 28
Eastover
Meeting Room
Come and join us with friends for Bi-Monthly gathering with a Classic movie.
Movies, Friends Event
Programs for Adults, Adults 55+
10:00 am
Thu, Jun 28
St. Andrews
Collaboration Space
Interested in knitting, needlework, scrapbooking or other crafts?Bring your own portable craft project, share ideas with fellow crafters, and check out the latest books on your favorite craft!
Sew Divine
Adults, Programs for Adults
11:00 am
Thu, Jun 28
St. Andrews
Brandon LaVar Byrd Meeting Space
Come move and groove with Richland Library St. Andrews adults and seniors. For more information, call (803)-772-6675.
Health and Wellness
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
12:30 pm
Thu, Jun 28
North Main
Digital Zone
We've got a Playstation 4 and Wii U and we know how to use them.
Gaming, Teens
13 - 18, Programs for Teens
2:30 pm
Thu, Jun 28
Main
BCR Classroom
Learn how to use Microsoft Publisher (2013) to create newsletters, flyers, and brochures. Registration is required. Prerequisite: Microsoft Word (2013) class or solid Word experience.
Computer Class, Summer Learning Challenge
Adults, Programs for Adults

STEAM Studio ★ Staff Pick

2:30 pm
Thu, Jun 28
Ballentine
Meeting Room
Join us for inventing, building, and creating using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math!
STEM/STEAM, Children
9-12, Programs for School Age Children
3:00 pm
Thu, Jun 28
Blythewood
Meeting Room
Cool off and chill out with a Paddington Bear story each week. Try some marmalade and taste a knickerbocker glory! There will be 3 consecutive weeks of stories and the fourth week we will show the movie "Paddington."
Children, Storytime
6-8, 9-12
3:00 pm
Thu, Jun 28
Main
Teen Makerspace
Capture the sun, moon, earth, and sky using cotton balls, paint, and glitter! Carry these mini jars with you anywhere.
Teens, Maker, Craft
13 - 18, Programs for Teens

Trowel Huggers ★ Staff Pick

4:00 pm
Thu, Jun 28
St. Andrews
Makerspace
Hands-on experiences in the garden cultivating a connection to the origins of food.
Gardening
13 - 18, 9-12, Programs for Families

Kid's Chess Hour ★ Staff Pick

6:00 pm
Thu, Jun 28
St. Andrews
Brandon LaVar Byrd Meeting Space
The Kid's Chess Hour is an opportunity for kids of all levels to come together and play and learn the game of chess. Kid's hour is much the same as an adult chess club - but for kids. Sam Copeland (The reigning South Carolina champion and twice South Carolina's high school champion (2002 and 2003)) or another strong chess player will always be on hand to help coach and teach the kids. Games and puzzles will be available.
Gaming, Workshop
Programs for School Age Children, Programs for Teens, Programs for Families
6:00 pm
Thu, Jun 28
Main
Makerspace
In this edition of Handmade Home, we will be creating waxed cloth food wrappers. These are an eco-version of celephane, and can be used to wrap sandwiches, snacks, cheese, and lots more. They will last for up to one year with proper care, and can be rewaxed to bring them back to life! Come save money and help the environment with us as we try to diy our kitchens.*all materials provided
Maker, Craft
Adults, Programs for Adults
6:00 pm
Thu, Jun 28
Ballentine
Living Room
Interested in knitting, needlework, scrapbooking or other crafts? Bring your own portable craft project and share with fellow crafters!
Sew Divine
Adults, Programs for Adults
6:00 pm
Thu, Jun 28
St. Andrews
Makerspace
Create robots, cities, creatures and more with LEGO building blocks.
Children
6-8, 9-12, Programs for School Age Children
6:30 pm
Thu, Jun 28
Sandhills
Entry Maker
Create works of art and home décor for less than $5 using common household items. Class is free, and all materials are provided.
Summer Learning Challenge, Maker
Programs for Adults, Adults
Fri, Jun 29
North Main
Pop-Up Space
The African-American 371st Infantry Regiment, southern draftees mostly from South Carolina was formed in 1917, trained at Camp Jackson and sent to the Western Front to fight in WWI where they came out as heroes. Pop in and visit this exhibit that honors the service and sacrifice of South Carolina’s 371st Infantry Regiment
Art in the Library, Exhibit
Adults, Programs for Adults
10:00 am
Fri, Jun 29
Eastover
Meeting Room
Bring the whole family to take a break from the heat with a fun-filled flick.
Movies, Summer Learning Challenge
Children All Ages, Programs for Families
10:30 am
Fri, Jun 29
Blythewood
Meeting Room
Share stories, songs and more while building early literacy skills! It's fun for the whole family!
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families
11:00 am
Fri, Jun 29
Ballentine
Meeting Room
Share stories, songs, and much more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family.
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families
3:00 pm
Fri, Jun 29
Eastover
Meeting Room
We've got a Wii and XBox and you know how to play it. Join us to enjoy your favorite games. Welcome to bring your own game(s).
Gaming
Children All Ages, Programs for Families
3:30 pm
Fri, Jun 29
Main
Studio 221
Continue your quilting journey in this second course in Beginning Quilting. With the 9 square tops you created in Beginning Quilting 1, we will go over how to baste it to the batting and back, and machine quilt it down. Look for Beginning Quilting 3, to finish your first miniquilt. Participants must know how to run a sewing machine or have come to a Beginning Sewing lesson.*All materials provided
Maker, Craft, Hygge
Adults, Programs for Adults
Sat, Jun 30
North Main
Pop-Up Space
The African-American 371st Infantry Regiment, southern draftees mostly from South Carolina was formed in 1917, trained at Camp Jackson and sent to the Western Front to fight in WWI where they came out as heroes. Pop in and visit this exhibit that honors the service and sacrifice of South Carolina’s 371st Infantry Regiment
Art in the Library, Exhibit
Adults, Programs for Adults

Couponing 101 ★ Staff Pick

9:30 am
Sat, Jun 30
Ballentine
Meeting Room
Join us for an in-depth look at how to save money by learning how to cut your grocery and household purchases by 50%, if not more! Jenny Martin, author of SouthernSavers.com will share her tips and tricks and participants will receive a detailed workbook. Come prepared to learn and save! Registration required.
Summer Learning Challenge, Health and Wellness
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults
10:00 am
Sat, Jun 30
Eastover
Join us for coffee, tea, doughnuts and a classic movie in the morning.
Movies
Adults
10:00 am
Sat, Jun 30
Cooper
Children's Area
Stories, songs and more!
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families, Programs for Young Children

Email Basics ★ Staff Pick

10:00 am
Sat, Jun 30
Main
BCR Classroom
Become familiar with using electronic mail to create, send and receive messages. Learn how to save contacts and tips for identifying junk mail. Registration is required.Prerequisite: You must have an accessible email account and solid mouse and keyboarding skills.
Computer Class, Summer Learning Challenge
Adults, Programs for Adults
10:00 am
Sat, Jun 30
Main
Studio 220
Inspired by the paper dress of the late 1960’s, this workshop will expand upon the $1.25 paper dresses invented by the Scott Paper Company as a marketing stunt. Facilitated by local artist LaRuchala Murphy, participants will design and construct a dress that is fashionable, wearable, and disposable.
Maker
Adults
10:30 am
Sat, Jun 30
Main
Storytime Room
Share stories, songs and much more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family.
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families
10:30 am
Sat, Jun 30
North Main
Small Meeting Space
The North Main Gardeners share a variety of gardening tips.
Gardening
Adults
11:00 am
Sat, Jun 30
St. Andrews
Children's Area
Share stories, songs, and much more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family.
Storytime, Children
Children All Ages, Programs for Families
11:00 am
Sat, Jun 30
Sandhills
Storytime Room
Share stories, songs, and more while building early literacy skills with fun for the whole family.
Storytime
Children All Ages, Programs for Families

TAB Presents-Cupcake Wars ★ Staff Pick

2:30 pm
Sat, Jun 30
Eastover
Meeting Room
Cupcake decorating with twists and turns meets up for a friendly competition of culinary creativity. Will your team be crowned champion? 2-4 per team is encouraged, so tell a friend or grab grandma and let the cupcake wars begin!!
Summer Learning Challenge
13 - 18, Programs for School Age Children, Programs for Teens
3:00 pm
Sat, Jun 30
Main
Teen Makerspace
Improv, short for improvisation, is the art of saying “Yes and” to mix-ups of setting, character, and action. There are no right answers beyond keeping a scene moving, and your fellow actors will be there to bail you out if you get stuck in a moment. The Teen Center’s introductory improv exercises will help you unleash the characters inside you.
Teens, Performance
13 - 18, Programs for Teens
Sun, Jul 1
North Main
Pop-Up Space
The African-American 371st Infantry Regiment, southern draftees mostly from South Carolina was formed in 1917, trained at Camp Jackson and sent to the Western Front to fight in WWI where they came out as heroes. Pop in and visit this exhibit that honors the service and sacrifice of South Carolina’s 371st Infantry Regiment
Art in the Library, Exhibit
Adults, Programs for Adults
3:00 pm
Sun, Jul 1
Main
Production Stage
Interested in virtual reality games, movies, or other art projects? Drop by and play with Studio Services's HTC Vive VR headset. There will be a sign up sheet at the event. Each turn will last 10-15 minutes.
Maker, Gaming
Adults, Programs for Adults
Mon, Jul 2
Eastover
Please call to schedule an in-person appointment time.
Legal
Adults, Programs for Adults
Mon, Jul 2
Eastover
Do you have a tech question? Puzzled by an e-device? Want to know how to best use our website or surfing the internet? Any tech/computer questions/problems? Call or walk in to reserve a 30-minute in person session with one-on-one technical help.
Computer Class
Adults, Programs for Adults
Mon, Jul 2
Eastover
Do you have a struggling reader? If so, bring the reader to the Eastover Library for a one on one to read with a Reading Buddy.The reader will gain self confidence, reading skills, academic growth and a new desire to read. Please come in in person or call to make a reservation @353-8584 with Yolonda.
Children
Children All Ages, Programs for School Age Children
Mon, Jul 2
Community Event
Lower Richland High School | 2615 Lower Richland Blvd
Lower Richland High School closed for the week of July 2.
Programs for Adults
Mon, Jul 2
North Main
Pop-Up Space
The African-American 371st Infantry Regiment, southern draftees mostly from South Carolina was formed in 1917, trained at Camp Jackson and sent to the Western Front to fight in WWI where they came out as heroes. Pop in and visit this exhibit that honors the service and sacrifice of South Carolina’s 371st Infantry Regiment
Art in the Library, Exhibit
Adults, Programs for Adults
10:00 am
Mon, Jul 2
Sandhills
Storytime Room
Grow your baby’s vocabulary, listening and motor skills with stories and songs. This storytime is designed for infants and lap babies. If your child is walking, check out our Toddler Storytime for ages 18 months – 2 years.
Storytime
Babies up to 12 months, Programs for Families
10:00 am
Mon, Jul 2
Sandhills
Entry Courtyard
Choose from seasonal produce from Livingston Farms as well as handmade, chemical-free skin products from This Butter Be Good.
Gardening, Health and Wellness
Adults 55+, Programs for Families
11:00 am
Mon, Jul 2
St. Andrews
Brandon LaVar Byrd Meeting Space
Want to loosen up those stiff joints, tone up those loose muscles and maybe shed some extra pounds? Then come limber up those arms and legs as we Walk Away the Pounds, an exercise system by Leslie Sansone. Call Richland Library St. Andrews at (803) 772-6675 to register.
Health and Wellness
Adults, Adults 55+, Programs for Adults

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