Thursday, October 2, 2014

October Fest!


October Fest at the Moncks Corner Library 
October 8 - 10
Adults will be entered in a drawing for a grand prize when they check out 3 or more books or audiobooks
Thursday @ 11 am — The Hunt is on! Kids have a chance to win prizes hidden around the library
Friday @ 8 pm — Movie Under the Stars. Free showing of The Fault in Our Stars outside (weather permitting)




Berkeley County Library Annual Friends Meeting


Annual Meeting

Friends of the Berkeley County Library System

October 14, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Goose Creek Library

The event will feature “The Lowcountry Liar,” Brian McCreight, who is a Storyteller, Narrator, Musician and more. His books will be available for purchase at the event. Annual business at the meeting will include electing new officers and approving revised bylaws. This event is free and open to the public. If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact us at 843-572-1376.

We hope to see you there!


Are You Ready To Start A Business? Free Workshop


Are You Ready To Start A Business?

Free Workshop! Saturday, October 11 from 9:30 am -11: 30 am at the Goose Creek Library. Registration is recommended. To reserve your spot, stop by the main desk in the library or call 843-572-1376.

Information about SCORE: SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. We have been doing this for nearly fifty years. Because our work is supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and thanks to our network of 11,000+ volunteers, we are able to deliver our services at no charge or at very low cost. For more information, check out www.score.org 

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

WhatEverCon 2014

Food!
Raffles!
Art!
Gaming!
Cosplay Contest!
Anime Viewing!



Saturday, August 23, 2014
5:30pm-8:30pm
Berkeley County Library-Goose Creek
325 Old Moncks Corner Road
572-1376

For ages 12-17, Grades 6th-12th
Register at
http://goo.gl/lDcK3x
Spaces are limited!
Have you registered yet?
 No! 
Well, why not?
 You'll get a couple of goodies that walk-ins won't if you register.




Berkeley and Dorchester County Libraries are teaming up to bring you WhateverCon! We'll have games, anime, cosplay, and whatever else we can cram into 3 hours. Special thanks to Soundwave Comics, Storm-Con, and our volunteers. Super special thanks to Sassafras for our awesome logo!

Book Discussion Kit Titles

* Titles in red are checked out.
# of books in kit Title Author
13 A is for Alibi Grafton, Sue
12 Accidental (The)  Smith, Ali
8 All the Pretty Horses  McCarthy, Cormac
7 As I Lay Dying Faulkner, William 
6 At Home in Mitford Karon, Jan
8 Atonement  McEwan, Ian
14 Beach House (The) Green, Jane
9 Beautiful Boy Sheff, David
11 Bee Season  Goldberg, Myla 
13 Before You Know Kindness Bohjalian, Chris 
10 Big Stone Gap  Trigiani, Adriana 
9 Blind Man’s Bluff   Sontag, Sherry 
7 Bonesetter’s Daughter  Tan, Amy
14 Call (The) Murphy, Yannick
13 Clay's Quilt House, Silas 
14 Code Talker Bruchac, Joseph
6 Color of Water (The) McBride, James 
14 Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (A) Twain, Mark
10 Crazy in Alabama  Childress, Mark 
9 Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time  Haddon, Mark
8 Dear Exile Liftin, Hilary& Montgomery, Kate
13 Devil in the White City (The) Larson, Erik
12 Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant  Tyler, Ann
15 Dog's Purpose (A) Cameron, W. Bruce
6 Dollmaker (The) Arnow, Harriette
13 Ellen Foster Gibbons, Kaye
7 Empire Falls  Russo, Richard
6 Endurance : Shackleton's Incredible Voyage Lansing, Alfred
13 Everyman   Roth, Philip 
13 Family Tree  Delinsky, Barbara
14 First Day of the Rest of My Life Lamb, Cathy
12 Gentle Rain (A) Smith, Deborah
14 Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Larsson, Stieg
13 Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society  Shaffer, Mary and Annie Barrows
24 Hatchet Paulsen, Gary
6 Haunting of Hill House (The) Jackson, Shirley
5 Having Our Say   Delany, Sarah Louise 
20 Help (The) Stockett, Kathryn
11 Himalayan Dhaba   Danner, Craig Joseph 
13 House at Sugar Beach (The) Cooper, Helene
12 House of Sand and Fog  Dubus, Andre 
34 Hunt Club (The) Lott, Bret
14 Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (The) Skloot, Rebecca
9 In My Hands: Memoirs of a Holocaust Rescuer  Opdyke, Irene Gut 
9 Indian Killer  Alexie, Sherman 
6 Known World (The) Jones, Edward P. 
13 Ladies of Covington Send Their Love (The) Medlicott, Joan
7 Lesson Before Dying (A) Gaines, Ernest J. 
9 Life of Pi  Martel, Yann 
7 Little Friend (The) Tartt, Donna 
7 Lovely Bones (The) Sebold, Alice 
14 Loving Frank Horan, Nancy
14 Marley and Me  Grogan, John 
6 Marriage : a Duet   Fleming, Anne Taylor 
20 Matilda Dahl, Roald
11 Memory Keeper's Daughter (The) Edwards, Kim
11 Miracle Life of Edgar Mint (The) Udall, Brady
10 My Dearest Friend Adams, Abigail
13 My Sister's Keeper Picoult, Jodi 
6 Mystic River Lehane, Dennis
5 Name of the Rose (The) Eco, Umberto 
6 Nine  Parts of Desire Brooks, Geraldine
14 Nineteen minutes Picoult, Jodi 
12 No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (The) McCall Smith, Alexander 
40 On the Wings of Heroes Peck, Richard 
12 One in a Million Roby, Kimberla Lawson
9 Peace Like A River  Enger, Leif
13 People of the Book Brooks, Geraldine
11 Phantom Tollbook (The) Juster, Norton
28 Pirate Latitudes  Crichton, Michael 
13 Playing for Pizza Grisham, John 
13 Possessing the Secret of Joy Walker, Alice
14 Pride and Prejudice Austen, Jane
6 Reading Lolita in Tehran  Nafisi, Azar 
7 Red Tent (The)   Diamant, Anita 
5 Redwall Jacque, Brian
5 Remembering Babylon Malouf, David 
7 Sarah Canary  Fowler, Karen Joy 
14 Sarah's Key Rosnay, Tatiana de
13 Science of Sherlock Holmes (The) Wagner, E. J.
11 Secret Life of Bees (The) Kidd, Sue Monk
12 Shadow of the Wind (The) Zafon, Carlos Ruiz
7 She Walks These Hills  McCrumb, Sharyn 
14 Shipping News  Proulx, Annie
14 Snow Flower and the secret fan See, Lisa
12 Sound and the Fury (The) Faulkner, William 
12 Sufficient Grace  Arnoult, Darnell 
6 Sugar  McFadden, Bernice L.
11 Suite Francaise Nemirovsky, Irene 
10 Summer Sisters   Blume, Judy 
10 Sunday Wife (The) King, Cassandra 
8 Tara Road  Binchy, Maeve 
13 Testament (The) Grisham, John 
14 Thief Lord (The) Funke, Cornelia
13 Things they Carried (The) O'Brien, Tim
11 Thousand Splendid Suns (A) Hosseini, Khaled 
14 Time is a River Monroe, Mary Alice
13 Time Traveler's Wife (The) Niffenegger, Audrey 
13 To Kill a Mockingbird Lee, Harper 
13 Tower, the Zoo, and the Tortoise Stuart, Julia
6 Tree Grows in Brooklyn (A) Smith, Betty 
5 Two Old Women  Wallace, Velma 
14 Unbroken Hillenbrand, Laura
9 Under the Tuscan Sun  Mayes, Frances 
9 White (The) Larsen, Deborah 
13 Wild Stars Seeking Midnight Suns   Cooper, J. California 
13 Women of the Silk  Tsukiyama, Gail