Local book signings

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• Janet Garrity to sign ‘Goin’ Down the River’: 

Beaufort author and photographer Janet Garrity will be signing copies of her book “Goin’ Down the River, Fish Camps of the Sea Islands” at McIntosh Book Shoppe, 917 Bay Street, Beaufort, on Friday, October 10, from 3 to 6 p.m. The book, the first ever published about fish camps, is full of dramatic photos and clever writings, which make this coffee-table style book a slice of Lowcountry history. “The Sea Islands’ fish camps are a very old, generational tradition that is part of being raised on these waters,” said Garrity. For information about the book signing, call McIntosh Book Shoppe at 843-524-1119. For a preview of the book, or to order a copy online, go to www.garrity.com.

• Gloria Singleton to sign ‘Divine Musings’:

Local author Gloria Singleton will be signing copies of her latest book “Divine Musings,” a collection of spiritual poems, on Saturday, October 11 from noon to 3 p.m. at Beaufort Bookstore. Copies of Gloria’s previous book, “Beaufort Through The Ages,” will also be available.  The Beaufort Bookstore is located at Beaufort Town Center, 2127 Boundary St., in the Bi-Lo shopping center. For more information, please call 525-1066.

• Bernie Schein to sign ‘Famous All Over Town’: 

Bernie Schein, author of “Famous All Over Town,” will be signing copies of his new book on Saturday, October 18 from noon to 3 p.m. at Beaufort Bookstore in Beaufort Town Center on Boundary Street. Bernie Schein is a local teacher and author. His novel is about life during the 1960s through 90s in a small Southern town that sounds suspiciously like Beaufort. For more information, please call 525-1066.