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April 2019 Kershaw County Library Events
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Camden

 Wednesday, April 3, 3:30 - 5 p.m.

Legomania: Bring your master builder for Lego play with friends. For kids of all ages.

 Thursday, April 4, 6 - 7 p.m.

Dementia Dialogues: This series is designed to educate individuals who care for loved ones/patients who exhibit signs and symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s disease (or related dementias). Presented by Julie Trott through the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina. It will be presented four parts over four weeks.

 Friday, April 5, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Homeschooler’s Club: The subject this month is medieval art and history. Hands-on practice will be learning calligraphy and illuminative arts with Renee Hougey. All materials supplied. Ages 6-11.

 Saturday, April 6, 10:30 a.m. - noon

Internet Explorer 11: Learn about a browser, search engines, and basic online safety. Class limited to first ten individuals, however, additional students may sit in on the class without hands-on use of the computer.

 Monday, April 8, 6 - 7:30 p.m.

Open Mic Night with the Camden Poets: Get your rhyme on with the Camden Poets and enjoy Open Mic Night! If you don’t have a poem, show your support by coming to listen to local poets!

 Tuesday, April 9, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

SC WORKS: Representatives from SC Works will be on hand to assist job searchers inside the library.

 Tuesday, April 9, 2:30 - 4 p.m.

MS Office Excel: Home Use: This class is for those who have never used Excel before and will cover the basic information for using a spreadsheet, including creating simple formulas. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Word is required before this class. Class limited to first ten individuals, however, additional students may sit in on the class without hands-on use of the computer.

 Wednesday, April 10, 2 - 3 p.m.

Growing Seasons: Summer Vegetable Garden: Join Jackie Jordan, Kershaw County Master Gardener Coordinator, to learn about gardening from the ground up!

 Wednesday, April 10, 3:30 - 5 p.m.

Club Chess: Come to learn and play chess. All ages are welcome.

 Wednesday, April 10, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Knit Night: Join knitters and other yarn and fiber artists at Knit Night at the Library. Work on your project while enjoying the company of others. Pearl Nester, avid knitter and art quilter, lends her knowledge to the group. All levels are welcome from beginners to experts.

 Saturday, April 13, 10:30 - 11 a.m.

Saturday Stories: Come join our storytime crew for fun storytimes full of laughter, movement, and great times for all members of the family!

 Wednesday, April 17, 3:30 - 5 p.m.

Legomania: Bring your master builder for Lego play with friends. For kids of all ages.

 Wednesday, April 17, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Camden Book Club: Join us for a great read and a book discussion! This month we are reading Exit West by Mohsin Hamid. New members are always welcomed!

 Thursday, April 18, 3:30 - 5 p.m.

Breakout: Happy Campers: School’s Out! Let’s go camping! But, we can’t go until we find my camping guidebook. Can you help? This escape room game play experience is for children ages 6-10.

Thursday, April 18, 6 - 7 p.m.

Dementia Dialogues: This series is designed to educate individuals who care for loved ones/patients who exhibit signs and symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s disease (or related dementias). Presented by Julie Trott through the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina. It will be presented four parts over four weeks.

 Wednesday, April 24, 3:30 - 5 p.m.

Club Chess: Come to learn and play chess. All ages are welcome.

 Thursday, April 25, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Computer Lab: The Computer Lab is time for staff to assist you with the use of research tools, online job applications, and selected programs. Staff may also assist with most laptops, tablets, and smart phones using downloadable materials from Jasmine and Hoopla. Please bring your device with you.

 Thursday, April 25, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Calligraphy Art: This class is for anyone interested in learning the detailed art of beautiful handwriting. Renee Hougey will teach. All materials supplied. For ages 8 to adult.

 Saturday, April 27, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Science Saturday: Join us for a fun day of science activities and learning for everyone in the family. From animals and space art to robots, terrariums and telescopes, we’ll have it to touch, handle, make and take. Of course, we’ll have prizes, contests and Universe Slime, too!

 Monday, April 29, 6 - 7:30 p.m.

Get Free Answers Concerning Wills, Estates, and Probates: Presented by Anne S. Conder, Esq., the clinic will consist of a 30-40 minute lecture followed by an open question and answer session. Clinics are designed to provide general legal information, not to provide guidance on your specific situation. If you need legal advice on a specific situation, you will need to consult with an attorney separately. For more information, call the SC Bar Public Services Division at (877) 797-2227, ext. 158.

Bethune

 Tuesday, April 2, 7 - 8 p.m.

Bethune Book Club: Our book this month will be Before the Fall by Noah Hawley. New members always welcome.

 Thursday, April 4, 4 - 5:30 p.m.

Legomania! Bring your master builder for Lego play with friends. For kids of all ages.

 Thursday, April 11, 7 - 7:30 p.m.

PJ Stories: Put on your PJs, bring your favorite teddy or doll and join us for bedtime stories and fun. For all ages.

 Tuesday, April 16, 3 - 4:30 p.m.

Electrify It! Join us for a fun afternoon exploring electricity! We’ll have snap circuits, makey- makey and more to explore. For ages 8-13.

Tuesday, April 16, 7 - 8:30 p.m.

Casual Yarn: Inviting local yarn enthusiasts, knitters and crocheters to bring their current projects to meet and socialize with like-minded crafters. All levels are welcome from beginners to experts. This is not a class; however, some basic help may be available from other group members in attendance.

Elgin

 Saturday, April 6, 10:30 a.m. - noon

Legomania! Bring your master builder for Lego play with friends. For kids of all ages.

 Monday, April 8, 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Bingo Night: Come join us for a fun evening playing bingo! Ages 13 and up.

 Friday, April 12, 4 - 5 p.m.

Furry Tails with Sneezy: Come read to Sneezy the kitty! Sneezy is a one-eyed, laid back kitty who loves to listen to stories, so come read to her.

 Monday, April 15, 3 - 4:30 p.m.

Electrify It! Join us for a fun afternoon exploring electricity! We’ll have snap circuits, makey- makey and more to explore. For ages 8-13.

 Thursday, April 25, 6:30 - 7 p.m.

PJ Stories: Put on your PJs, bring your favorite teddy or doll and join us for bedtime stories and fun. For all ages.