CLS Book Club: Charleston- A Bloomsbury House & Garden
Oct
18
10:00am10:00am

CLS Book Club: Charleston- A Bloomsbury House & Garden

Join us for the return of CLS Book Club! The next book club selection will be Charleston: A Bloomsbury House and Garden by Quentin Bell and Virginia Nicholson. With the Charleston to Charleston Literary Festival quickly approaching this book will give readers a perfect insight on the history of the Bloomsbury House and its legacy. 

To RSVP, call 843-723-9912 or email dreutter@charlestonlibrarysociety.org.

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Speaker Series: Lee Pollock
Oct
19
6:00pm 6:00pm

Speaker Series: Lee Pollock

Lee Pollock, Trustee and Advisor to the Board of The International Churchill Society, will speak on Winston Churchill and the Civil War: Why an Iconic Statesman Was Fascinated by America’s Greatest Conflict and What He Thought About It.

To RSVP, call 843-723-9912 or email dreutter@charlestonlibrarysociety.org

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Closed for the Eclipse
Aug
21
9:30am 9:30am

Closed for the Eclipse

The Charleston Library Society will be closed in observance of the Eclipse occurring on Monday, August 21st. We will be open for normal hours on Tuesday, August 26th at 9:30am.

We hope everyone enjoys and stays safe during this momentous occasion. Don't forget your safety glasses!

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Book Signing with Arthur Ravenel, Jr.
Jun
22
6:00pm 6:00pm

Book Signing with Arthur Ravenel, Jr.

Join us as Arthur Ravenel, Jr. speaks about his new release, Pastor Stat. Pastor Stat chronicles the journey of Vedder Oberstat, a Huguenot pastor en route to Charleston ready to take his place at the pulpit—but nobody said it was going to be easy.

To RSVP, call 843-723-9912 or email dreutter@charlestonlibrarysociety.org.

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CLS Book Club: The Underground Railroad
Apr
19
10:00am10:00am

CLS Book Club: The Underground Railroad

This meeting's selection is the 2016 National Book Award Winner, The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. A magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South.

To RSVP, call 843-723-9912 or email dreutter@charlestonlibrarysociety.org

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Speaker Series: Kat Imhoff
Apr
13
6:00pm 6:00pm

Speaker Series: Kat Imhoff

James Madison, the Constitution, and America’s Ongoing Revolution

A conversation with Montpelier Foundation President and CEO Kat Imhoff about how James Madison framed our country’s conversations about rights and freedom

To RSVP, call 843-723-9912 or email dreutter@charlestonlibrarysociety.org

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CLS Book Sale
Apr
8
to Apr 9

CLS Book Sale

Come visit us the weekend of April 8th for the CLS Book Sale! Browse a wide selection featuring best-selling fiction, noteworthy non-fiction, beautiful coffee table books, and rare finds. You never know what you'll go home with!

Schedule- Saturday: 10:00am-2:00pm & Sunday: 12:00pm-3:00pm

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Speaker Series: Christopher Dickey
Mar
2
6:00pm 6:00pm

Speaker Series: Christopher Dickey

Come enjoy Christopher Dickey as he discusses his most recent book Our Man in Charleston, while also diving deeper and going farther than the book goes with additional stories and lecture topics! 

This free event is and open to the public! We do ask that you RSVP, to do so please call 843-723-9912 or email dreutter@charlestonlibrarysociety.org.

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