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June 2019 Kershaw County Library Events
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Camden

Saturday, June 1

10:30 AM – 12 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.

Tuesday, June 4

10:30 AM – 12 NOON

MS Office Word: Learn the basics of using a word processing program. Class limited to first ten individuals, however, additional students may sit in on the class without hands-on use of the computer.

Wednesday, June 5

3:30 PM - 5 PM

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

Friday, June 7

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Science Wonderers: Fizzy Blocks and Waterfalls - What fun we will have with vinegar, baking soda, Lego blocks and more! All materials supplied. For ages 2-5.

Saturday, June 8

10:30 AM – 11 AM

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

Monday, June 10

6 PM – 7:30 PM

Cosmic Bath Bombs: Let’s get fizzy with it!  Relaxing with a bath bomb is a great way to relieve stress. We invite adults and teens to come and learn how to make a celestial bath bomb.  Supplies provided.  It’s limited seating, so it’s first come, first served.

Tuesday, June 11

9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

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

Wednesday, June 12

1 PM – 2 PM

Sciencetellers! We’re proud to present the Sciencetellers with “Aliens: Escape from Earth!” Join them for dynamic storytelling and experiments that thrill! This event kicks off our summer reading.

Wednesday, June 12

3:30 PM – 5 PM

Legomania: Bring your master builder for Lego play with friends.

For kids of all ages.

Wednesday, June 12

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

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.

Friday, June 14

11 AM – 12:30 PM

The Scope of the Universe: What does it take to live in space?  We’re going to train like an astronaut, look at zero gravity and discover our space height.  Dress comfortably.

For ages 6-10.  

Friday, June 14

2:30 PM – 4 PM

Introduction to Computers: Learn the parts of the computer and how to use a mouse.   This class is for those who have never used a computer before. Class limited to first ten individuals, however, additional students may sit in on the class without hands-on use of the computer.

Monday, June 17

1 PM – 3 PM

Design Squad Global Club: Explore engineering through 4 fun-packed, high-energy, hands-on activities from building earthquake-resilient structures to helping hand tools and other design projects. Each session builds upon the other - please plan to attend all four days.  For ages 11+.

Tuesday, June 18

10:30 AM – 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.

Tuesday, June 18

1 PM – 3 PM

Design Squad Global Club: Explore engineering through 4 fun-packed, high-energy, hands-on activities from building earthquake-resilient structures to helping hand tools and other design projects. Each session builds upon the other - please plan to attend all four days.  For ages 11+.

Wednesday, June 19

1 PM – 3 PM

Design Squad Global Club: Explore engineering through 4 fun-packed, high-energy, hands-on activities from building earthquake-resilient structures to helping hand tools and other design projects. Each session builds upon the other - please plan to attend all four days.  For ages 11+.

Wednesday, June 19

3:30 PM – 5 PM

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

Wednesday, June 19

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Camden Book Club: Join us for a great read and a book discussion! This month we are reading The Wanderers by Meg Howrey. New members are always welcomed!

Thursday, June 20

1 PM – 3 PM

Design Squad Global Club: Explore engineering through 4 fun-packed, high-energy, hands-on activities from building earthquake-resilient structures to helping hand tools and other design projects. Each session builds upon the other - please plan to attend all four days.  For ages 11+.

Friday, June 21

10 AM – 11 AM

Starry Night Sidewalk Art: Show off your talent!  Using our sidewalk as your canvas, create your own version of “Starry Night” by Van Gogh with sidewalk chalk.  For adults and teens.

Monday, June 24

2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

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.

Monday, June 24

6 PM – 7 PM

Get Online with Google: Downtown Camden and KCL are hosting a free workshop, in partnership with Google, to help small businesses get online! Small businesses that are online grow 40% faster than those that aren’t. Get help connecting your small business with more customers: get and verify your free online listing and make sure your business shows up on Google Maps.

Wednesday, June 26

3:30 PM – 5 PM

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

Bethune

Tuesday, June 4

7 PM – 8 PM

Bethune Book Club: Our book this month will be The Wanderers by Meg Howrey New members always welcome.

Wednesday, June 12

10 AM – 11 AM

Sciencetellers! We’re proud to present the Sciencetellers with “Aliens: Escape from Earth!” Join them for dynamic storytelling and experiments that thrill! This event kicks off our summer reading.

Thursday, June 13

7 PM – 7:30 PM

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

Tuesday, June 18

7 PM – 8:30 PM

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.

Wednesday, June 19

1 PM – 3 PM

Mission to Mars: What will it take to get to Mars? Join us for a four-day mission exploring some of the things we’ll need to know and do to make our mission a success. Ages 8-13.

Thursday, June 20

9 AM – 10 AM

Lunar Explorer’s Club: Join us as we learn all about the phases of the moon through stories and crafts. For ages 3-7.

Wednesday, June 26

1 PM – 3 PM

Mission to Mars: What will it take to get to Mars? Join us for a four-day mission exploring some of the things we’ll need to know and do to make our mission a success. Ages 8-13.

Elgin

Saturday, June 1

10:30 AM – NOON

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

Monday, June 10

4 PM – 6 PM

Galaxy Suncatchers: We’ll be using paint to make galaxy suncatchers. All materials supplied. Be sure to dress for some mess! Ages 13-18.

Wednesday, June 12

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sciencetellers! We’re proud to present the Sciencetellers with “Aliens: Escape from Earth!” Join them for dynamic storytelling and experiments that thrill! This event kicks off our summer reading.

Friday, June 14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Lunar Explorer’s Club: Join us as we learn all about the phases of the moon through stories and crafts. For ages 3-7.

Saturday, June 15

10:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Elgin Game Day: Join us for a day of board and card game fun for all ages. Bring your own or play some of ours.  

Saturday, June 22

10:30 AM – 1 PM

Astronaut Training Camp: What does it take to be an astronaut? Join us for a fun morning of space-related activities. For kids of all ages.

Monday, June 24

1 PM – 3 PM

Mission to Mars: What will it take to get to Mars? Join us for a four-day mission exploring some of the things we’ll need to know and do to make our mission a success. Ages 8-13.

Tuesday, June 25

1 PM – 3 PM

Mission to Mars: What will it take to get to Mars? Join us for a four-day mission exploring some of the things we’ll need to know and do to make our mission a success. Ages 8-13.

Tuesday, June 25

6 PM – 7 PM

Astronomy Club: Join the Kershaw County Area Astronomy Enthusiasts as they study the stars! We are joined by Solar System Ambassador Ken Bailey. This club is for stargazers of all ages.

Thursday, June 27

1 PM – 3 PM

Mission to Mars: What will it take to get to Mars? Join us for a four-day mission exploring some of the things we’ll need to know and do to make our mission a success. Ages 8-13.

Thursday, June 27

6:30 PM – 7 PM

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

Friday, June 28

1 PM – 3 PM

Mission to Mars: What will it take to get to Mars? Join us for a four-day mission exploring some of the things we’ll need to know and do to make our mission a success.

Ages 8-13.