Kick Off to Summer Reading in Timmonsville

The Baker Memorial Library in Timmonsville will host its annual Kick Off to Summer Reading program.

This event is to promote early literacy and to encourage parents to bring their children to the library to enjoy the different art forms including activities to reinforce learning. (more…)

Meet the Author: Dorothea Benton Frank


Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 6:30 PM

Benton Benton Frank
Will present her new book

The perennial New York Times bestselling author returns with an emotionally resonant novel that illuminates the power of friendship in women’s lives, and is filled with her trademark wit, poignant and timely themes, sassy, flesh-and-blood characters, and the steamy Southern atmosphere and beauty of her beloved Carolina Lowcountry.

Few writers capture the complexities, pain, and joy of relationships— (more…)

Summer Reading is Here!

Come explore the world with the Florence County Library System during our summer reading program. This year’s theme, “Every Hero has a story!” seeks to discover the world and other cultures through reading. The Summer Reading Program, which is open to young people from babies to young adults, features weekly programs, prize drawings, storytimes, a summer reading club, and more. (more…)

Teen Summer Reading

The Teen Services Department of the Florence County Library will be hosting our Summer Reading programs at all six of our branches, Florence, Johnsonville, Lake City, Olanta, Pamplico, and Timmonsville, this summer for rising 6th through 12th graders. The theme for this year’s Summer Reading is “Unmask!” pertaining to heroes of all kinds, super, local, and everyday. Programs have been planned to support this theme. (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

Please consider visiting Amazon.com by clicking on the wish list image and purchasing an item off of our list. Items purchased will be shipped directly to the Friends of the Florence County Library for inclusion into our collection. Your generous support is greatly appreciated in this time of uncertain economic stability. As always, thank you for your support of the library, its services and the good that it provides to the community.