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Reading by 3rd, Books for Lexile Levels, and Using Your School-Issued Chromebooks for EBooks From the Library

Written by Kristen Lanier, Marketing/PR Coordinator for BCLS and mother of a 3rd grader Earlier this school year I had the pleasure of attending a parent information seminar at my son’s school to learn more about the recently passed Reading By 3rd Initiative for the state of South Carolina. Essentially, we were informed that our […]

Free Jazz Concert at the Moncks Corner Library with Local Vocalist Alterea Baxter and Friends

Join vocalist Alterea Baxter and friends for a special performance with the Berkeley County Library System. They will be singing classical R&B, Jazz, and Soul. Assembly Room of the Berkeley County Administration Building (next to the Moncks Corner Library) Saturday, March 17th, 4 – 5 pm About Alterea: Vocalist Alterea Baxter, of Charleston, SC, has been […]

STEM Books for Middle Grade Readers

Children’s Books for Black History Month

BCLS Now Circulating Board Games

Have you checked out our new board game collection? Written by Tina Chenoweth, MLIS, St. Stephen Branch Manager Board games are one of the latest in a series of new products offered by BCLS, and they align perfectly with the library’s mission of lifelong learning.  Thanks to donations from individuals and several generous board game […]

South Carolina State Library Hosts Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest

About the Contest South Carolina students: do you believe that poetry can change the world? Tell us how by participating in this year’s Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest! The Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest encourages young writers to capture the power of their words and experience the freedom of original literary expressions. We invite you […]

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