Dr. John M. Thomason Public Library

Dr. John M. Thomason Public Library

Library Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday, Thursday 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

General Election
Tuesday, Nov. 4 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Remember to vote!

Craft a Christmas Wreath
Thursday, Nov. 6 – 6:30 p.m.
Local resident Gwen Lee will be on hand to demonstrate how to make deco mesh Christmas wreaths. After acquiring the recommended materials, participants will make their own wreaths at the follow-up on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 6:30 PM.

Veterans Day Ceremony
Tuesday, Nov. 11 – 11:00 a.m.
Reverend Fred Huth, a WWII veteran, will be the keynote speaker. Ceremony will be followed by free lunch for veterans and their spouses. Registration is required for lunch; call the library at 396-4287 or Linda Ard at 396-4747. Event will include veterans themed art and essay contests for Olanta Elementary School students.

Board Game Nights
Tuesdays, Nov. 11 & 25 – 6:00 p.m.
Children and teens ages 8-17 are invited to join us for an evening of fun and good food. This free event will last about 90 minutes. Dinner provided by the Friends of the Olanta Public Library.

Tuesday, Nov. 11 – 6:30 p.m.
Come hear the latest news and issues. Express your opinions and concerns.

Art Class: Learn to Draw Vehicles
Thursday, Nov. 13 – 6:00 p.m.
For ages 8 – 17.

Veterans’ Benefits Information Session
Sunday, Nov. 16 – 2:30 p.m.
Will be for veterans and their spouses. Carolyn Howard, Director of the Florence National Cemetery, will give the presentation and provide brochures and other materials.

Tuesday, Nov. 18 – 10:00 a.m.
Join us for fun, prizes, and light refreshments. Registration is required. Call 843-396-4287. Sponsored by Friends of Olanta Public Library.

Wreath Making
Thursday, Nov. 20 – 6:30 p.m.
This will be the follow-up to the demonstration on Nov. 6. Participants will craft their wreaths.

Family Movie Event
Sunday, Nov. 23 – 2:00 p.m.
Meet us at the library for a classic family adventure movie. Free drinks and snacks. Sponsored by FOPL.

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Check Donation Groundbreaking Construction Ribbon Cutting & Dedication