Local book events, Aug. 25-31

August 25, 2013 

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

KERSHAW COUNTY LIBRARY: Now through Sept. 19, Kershaw County Library is hosting a “Food for Fines” event. For every nonperishable food item you bring to your local branch (Elgin, Camden or Bethune), $1 in overdue book fines will be forgiven. Food donations will be given to local food banks. Contact your local branch for more information.

SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNMENT BIT BY BIT SERIES: “Legislative Resources Parts 1 & 2” webinar session at 11 a.m. Sept. 11 and 25 at the South Carolina State Library, 1500 Senate St. All webinars are free and open to the public. Future dates are Oct. 9 and Nov. 19. (803) 734-8625

SOUTH CAROLINA STATE LIBRARY CENTER FOR THE BOOK: Author Patricia Moore-Pastides will talk about her book, “Greek Revival from the Garden: Growing and Cooking for Life,” as part of the library’s Speaker @ the Center program, Sept. 18 from noon-1 p.m., 1500 Senate St. Books will be available for purchase and autographing. The program is free and open to the public. Participants are welcome to bring a lunch. (803) 734-8666.

CAMDEN LIBRARY BOOK CLUB: Monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18, 1304 Broad St., Camden. September’s book is “The Other Daughter” by Lisa Gardner. New members are always welcome. (803) 425-1508

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