December 2015 Library Newsletter

December 2015 NewsletterThe December 2015 (and very first) Library newsletter is now available for your viewing. If you want to know all the programs happening in your library system during the month of December all in one convenient place, this is the newsletter you’ve been looking for. You can view the newsletter in Adobe PDF format by clicking the following link: DECEMBER NEWSLETTER.

Annual Children’s Christmas Program

maxresdefaultThe Children’s Services Department of the Florence County Library will hold its annual Children’s Christmas Program on Thursday, December 3, 2015, at 3:30 pm.

The program is entitled “A Christmas Program with Santa Claus,” and features the North Pole’s most famous resident with an afternoon of storytelling , music, crafts, and fun. Children will have the opportunity to bring their cameras and have their picture taken with Santa and take home a special treat.

For more information, please contact the Greenberg Children’s Library at 292-7382.

Florence Library Hosts Local Author Expo

PrintThe Florence County Library System will host the fifth Pee Dee Local Author Expo on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at the Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library. The Expo will take place from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Joseph Stukes Meeting Room.

The Expo will showcase seventeen authors from across the Pee Dee. The featured books represent a diverse array of genres including general fiction, personal memoirs, children’s non-fiction, romance, spirituality, and poetry. Attendees will have the opportunity to talk with the authors and to purchase their books.

Admission is free and open to the public. Sponsored by Friends of Florence County Library. For more information, please call (843) 413-7074.

Classic Christmas Movie

ChristmasInConnecticutThere will be a showing of the classic Christmas movie, Christmas in Connecticut (1945), on December 15th at 2:00 p.m. at the Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library in the Joseph T. Stukes Meeting Room. This comedy stars Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Morgan, and Reginald Gardiner and runs for 105 minutes. Light refreshments will be served.

Mary Ellen Donovan Fuller

Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library
Stukes Meeting Room
Friends of Florence County Library Annual Meeting
Sunday, January 31, 2016, 3:00 PM

EP-151109954.jpg&Maxw=620&q=85Guest presenter is Mrs. Mary Ellen Donovan Fuller
Mrs. Fuller is the daughter of Attorney James Donovan whose life was portrayed in the movie Bridge of Spies.
Donovan’s memoirs Strangers on a Bridge will be available for purchase at the program.

If you are a history and/or movie buff this will be the program for you! (more…)

Library Helps Job Seekers Improve Interview Skills

Job seekers facing a competitive employment market now have a new way to improve their chances of landing that desired job. The Florence County Library System is offering practice interview sessions so that job seekers can strengthen their interview skills so that they may be better equipped to take advantage of employment opportunities. (more…)

Help Support the Library

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