Local book events, 7/7-7/13

Columbia - The StateJuly 6, 2013 

Cocky's Reading Express


Email event details along with a contact phone number to books@thestate.com.

SUMMER READING CHALLENGE: Children ages 9-12 are invited to the Richland Library, Sandhills branch, 1 Summit Parkway, as the Battle of the Books team prepares for the ultimate challenge of book knowledge from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday. (803) 699-9230

COCKY’S READING EXPRESS: Children are invited to share in a special storytime at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Kershaw County Library, Camden branch,1304 Broad St. (803) 425-1508

FAMILY FUN NIGHT: The Bethune branch of the Kershaw County Public Library, 206 Main St., hosts family fun night “Digging up the Past: Dinosaurs” at 7 p.m. Thursday. There will be stories, games and crafts. (843) 334-8420

DIG INTO MUSIC: The Irmo branch of the Lexington County Public Library, 6251 St. Andrews Road, hosts this family event featuring musicians and a variety of musical instruments from 2-3 p.m. Saturday. The performers will share information about each instruments’ history and how each is made. (803) 798-7880

SUMMER READING CLUB: The Kershaw County Public Library’s Summer Reading Club for ages 6-11 continues through Aug. 15. Register at kershawcountylibrary.org.

GIVE ME SUMMER! GIVE ME BOOKS!: Books on Broad, 944 Broad St., Camden. hosts a summer reading program through Aug. 24 for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. (803) 713-7323; www.booksonbroad.com


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