News & Announcements

Canning Tips with the Clemson Extension

Not sure what to do with all those fruits and vegetables from your summer garden? Or have you ever just wanted to learn to can? Join us Sept. 19th at 1 pm in Sangaree for Canning Tips with the Clemson Extension to learn some tips and tricks on successfully canning those fruits and veggies. Don’t […]

New Color Me Calm at Goose Creek Library

  There is a new trend in town and it has found it’s way to BCLS @ the Goose Creek Library. Source: Fox News Health benefits of coloring books attracting adults to childhood pastime Coloring is just for kids, right? Not anymore. Recently, adults across the country have picked up coloring books as a way […]

BCLS Offers New Writers Group as Part of SC New Writers Partnership Project

The Berkeley County Library System has joined the movement of this new project with new Writers’ Groups beginning in September 2015 at several of their branches. Further resources are in development to help support the SC New Writers Partnership Project but we need help from the community to tell us what you need by completing […]

September is Library Card Month

Columbia, S.C. – September is National Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the South Carolina State Library joins with the American Library Association and public libraries nationwide to make sure that our students have the most important school supply of all – a free library card. Resources at your local South Carolina public library are […]

The BCLS “Open-Up!” Fall 2015 Program Catalog is Here

New amazing programs like the teen “Hangout” and Movie Club, NEW family programs like Family LEGO Night, and NEW adult clubs like “Hook and Needle Me This” knitting in St. Stephen. Check it all out here:  

Storytime Begins Again September 14th

The New St. Stephen Library is Almost Here!

The St. Stephen Library closed at its location at 1104 South Main Street on August 15th.  The Library is expected to reopen on September 8th at 10:00 a.m. at its new location on the corner of Highway 52 and Highway 45 at 113 Ravenell Drive, St. Stephen. The phone number for the library will continue to be 843-567-4862.  The […]

Friends of the Berkeley County Library Seek Donations for Huge September Book Sale

The Friends of the Berkeley County Library, Inc. are seeking book donations for their September 19th book sale.  The sale will be held at the Berkeley County Administration Building located at 1003 N HWY 52, Moncks Corner (next to the Library).  There will be a pre- sale from 8 am – 10 am for members only. The […]

Berkeley County Program is 1st-of-its-kind for South Carolina

St. Stephen, SC – The Berkeley County Library System, with assistance from Google, is pleased to be the first library system in the state to offer a new service, MiFi30, which allows customers to check out the internet for 30 days, free with their library card. This new service began with a grant over $11k […]