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Mon, 12/02/2019

The Litchfield Tea & Poetry Series keeps flowing along as smoothly as the poetic rhythms composed by the many poets it has featured. Beginning in January 2020, the series will enter its…

Fri, 11/22/2019

The Georgetown County Library system will join a library purchasing boycott against Macmillan Publishers, the Library Board voted on Thursday, November 22. The boycott is being organized by…

Thu, 11/14/2019

The days are shorter, sweaters are appearing, and it’s time to stock up on a long winter’s supply of great reads. The Friends of the Georgetown Library are ready to help: they’re holding a giant,…

Tue, 10/08/2019

The Friends of the Georgetown Library have partnered with the Hampton Plantation State Historic Site to bring a series of lectures to the library - and to plan field trips to the sweeping acreage…

Thu, 09/26/2019

The Georgetown County Library Board has accepted in formal session and with great appreciation a bequest from the late Jean Flournoy Moody totaling approximately $1,160,000.  From about 1955…

Thu, 08/01/2019

This September will be the thirtieth anniversary of Hurricane Hugo, one of the most devastating storms to hit the South Carolina coast. Hugo was a category four storm when it made landfall in 1989…

Mon, 07/15/2019

Come to the Waccamaw Library for a wonder-filled celebration of the life and work of major science-fiction and fantasy writer Ray Bradbury (1920-2012) on August 22, 2019 at 10:00-11:15 a.m., what…

Mon, 07/01/2019

On July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 crew arrived at the Moon, and U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong took his famous giant leap for all of humankind upon the lunar surface. The Georgetown County Library…

Tue, 06/04/2019

The four branches of the Georgetown County Library System are ready to go with a summer of adventure for toddlers to teens! This year’s theme, “A Universe of Stories,” celebrates space exploration…

Thu, 04/18/2019

On July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 crew arrived at the Moon, and Neil Armstrong took his famous giant leap for all of humankind upon the lunar surface. On Thursdays in May, the Georgetown County…

Mon, 03/18/2019

A month-long celebration features exhibits, walking tours, and lectures

The Georgetown Library, Friends of the Georgetown Library, and the Belle W. Baruch Foundation are excited…

Fri, 03/01/2019

Famed Charleston Choral Group to Perform Traditional Spirituals

            Got Gullah? Renowned performers The Plantation Singers will delight area residents…