Events

Closed for Independence Day Weekend

Charleston Library Society will be closed for Independence Day weekend from Friday, July 2nd through Monday, July 5th. We will re-open with our normal operating hours on Tuesday, July 6th at 9:30am. We hope all our members and patrons have a safe and happy weekend filled with friends, family, and good books! 

Story Time in the Rabbit Hole – Morning Session (7/7)

Free

Join us for Story Time in the Rabbit Hole with Ms. Joyce! Let's have a picnic! Watermelon, snacks, and fun with friends! Every story time includes reading and a special themed craft time! In order to reserve your space, click on the RSVP Now button.

Story Time in the Rabbit Hole – Afternoon Session (7/12)

Free

Join us for Story Time in the Rabbit Hole with Ms. Joyce! Every story time includes reading of a few stories and a special themed craft time that ties into the stories that were read! Calling all sweet-tooths, this week Ms. Joyce is reading about ice cream and desserts! 

Story Time in the Rabbit Hole – Morning Session (7/14)

Free

Join us for Story Time in the Rabbit Hole with Ms. Joyce! Every story time includes reading of a few stories and a special themed craft time that ties into the stories that were read! Calling all sweet-tooths, this week Ms. Joyce is reading about ice cream and desserts!

Story Time in the Rabbit Hole – Afternoon Session (7/19)

Free

Join us for Story Time in the Rabbit Hole with Ms. Joyce! Every story time includes reading of a few stories and a special themed craft time that ties into the stories that were read! This week we're having fun making balloon people! 

Zoom Speaker Series: Marie Benedict & Victoria Christopher Murray

Free

CLS & Buxton Books virtually welcome best-selling authors Marie Benedict & Victoria Christopher Murray to discuss the release of their new historical fiction, The Personal Librarian. This novel tells the remarkable story of J. P. Morgan’s personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene, the Black American woman who was forced to hide her true identity and pass as white to leave a lasting legacy that enriched our nation. This event is free and open to the public, but requires an RSVP.

Story Time in the Rabbit Hole – Morning Session (7/21)

Free

Join us for Story Time in the Rabbit Hole with Ms. Joyce! Every story time includes reading of a few stories and a special themed craft time that ties into the stories that were read! This week we're having fun making balloon people!

Story Time in the Rabbit Hole – Afternoon Session (7/26)

Free

Join us for Story Time in the Rabbit Hole with Ms. Joyce! Every story time includes reading of a few stories and a special themed craft time that ties into the stories that were read! This week we're reading and learning about our feelings!

Story Time in the Rabbit Hole – Morning Session (7/28)

Free

Join us for Story Time in the Rabbit Hole with Ms. Joycewith a SPECIAL GUEST AUTHOR, Sivan Hong! Sivan Hong is a children's books Author/Illustrator whose books focus on neurodiversity. Every story time includes reading of a few stories and a special themed craft time that ties into the stories that were read! This week we're reading and learning about our feelings!