Upcoming events at the libraries

Storytimes with Miss Kathleen: Join Miss Kathleen for songs and stories you will love singing and dancing to!

• For children ages 2-4 years and their adult caregiver: Every Monday in April from 4 to 4:45 p.m.

• For children ages 5-6 years and their adult caregiver: Every Tuesday in April from 4 to 4:45 p.m.

Activity Room, St. Helena Library.

Family Literacy Night: Join us for activities and fun for the family that will help to build the love of reading and to improve literacy skills. Wednesday, April 16, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. St. Helena Branch Library Activity Room, 6355 Jonathan Francis Sr. Road. Contact 843-255-6558 or email kmcteer@bcgov.net.

“You Haiku Beaufort County”: April is National Poetry Month and the Beaufort County Library is encouraging everyone to help celebrate. Starting April 1 and continuing through April 30, all ages are invited to create a haiku that celebrates Beaufort County, and submit it online at beaufortcountylibrary.org/haiku. Instructions will be available. Contact: 843-255-6431 or tcox@bcgov.net.

Open Lab: Digital Drawing: Come learn how to use our Wacom tablets and sketch on the computer via Sketchbook Express. Materials provided. Open to 4 students ages 8+. Registration required.

Monday, April 7, 5:30-7:30 p.m. St. Helena Windows Lab, 6355 Jonathan Francis Sr. Road, St. Helena Island, SC 29920. Contact 843-255-6587 or mflorencio@bcgov.net.

Advanced Internet Searching: Want to learn more about the World Wide Web? Let us help you and get you started with various search engines such as Google, Bing, Yahoo, Wikipedia, and more! Open to 10 students ages 18+. Registration required. Tuesday, April 8, 10:30 a.m. to noon at St. Helena Windows Computer Lab, 6355 Jonathan Francis Sr. Rd, St. Helena Island, SC 29920. Contact: 843-255-6587 or fhays@bcgov.net.

Intro to the Internet: Learn how to browse the World Wide Web for adults and teens. Saturday, April 5 at 9:30 a.m., and every first Saturday of the month at St. Helena library. Contact 843-255-6544 or carmeng@bcgov.net.

Homework Center: During the school year, every Saturday help for children in grades 1-12. Help from live tutors at Brainfuse is also available from 2 to 11 p.m. daily. The free homework center will be available April 5, 12, 19, 26, 2-4 PM and May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31. Contact 843-255-6541, kmcteer@bcgov.net.

First Fridays Crafting Hour: Free demonstration of making a pine straw basket for adults. Friday, April 5, at 3 p.m. at St. Helena library. Contact: 843-255-6559, mkilgore@bcgov.net.

Cooking Club: Adults and teens share dishes from a country’s cuisine or a theme. Wednesday, April 9 at 6 p.m. Contact 843-255-6544, carmeng@bcgov.net.

Free Movies: Watch a free movie and eat popcorn too! First Saturday, April 5 at 1 p.m. at the St. Helena Branch Library for everyone. Contact 843-255-6558, kmcteer@bcgov.net.

Maker Monday Club: Arduino Night: Do you like to code?  Learn how to make a blinking circuit using a combination of our Arduino prototyoping boards and Arduino programming language. Open to ages 13-17. Registration required. Monday, April 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at St. Helena Windows  Lab. Contact 843-255-6587, mflorencio@bcgov.net.

Find out more about these and other events at www.beaufortcountylibrary.org.

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