Tuesday, May 22, 2007

Below is information on our Summer Reading Program for children. The kick-off party on Tuesday, June 5, at 10:00 a.m. is on the lawn of the library so make sure to bring lawn chairs, blankets, etc. to sit on. Check our library calendar soon for specific events for children to take place during the Summer Reading Program.

Monday, May 07, 2007


The Colleton County Memorial Library will again host its annual children's summer reading program with a kick-off party at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, June 5, 2007. The party will feature Anna Pridgen, Puppeteer. The program is free and the public is invited.

The theme for this year's program is "Get A Clue" and is sponsored by the library, the Friends of the Colleton County Memorial Library, and the Coastal Community Foundation of SC/Beaufort Fund. Children can register at the main library in Walterboro, on the Bookmobile, and at the Edisto Beach branch library. Participants will have the opportunity to win prizes and awards by reading books, attending programs, and participating in literary contests.

The reading program will continue through August, 4, 2007, with an assortment of storytimes, children's programming, and other special events. The Grand Finale with awards and a talent show will take place on Saturday, August 4, at 10:00 AM.