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Toddler Art, Friday, December 1

We've added an afternoon toddler program!

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Block Party, Saturday, December 2

Building fun for all! Legos, Duplos, and more!

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  • Bored and Brilliant

    Manoush Zomorodi

    How spacing out can unlock your most productive and creative self. “Bored and Brilliant shows the fascinating side of boredom. Manoush Zomorodi investigates cutting-edge research as well as compelling (and often funny) real-life examples to demonstrate that boredom is actually a crucial tool for making our lives happier, more productive, and more creative. What’s more,…

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  • Endurance: a year in space, a lifetime of discovery

    Scott Kelly with Margaret Lazarus Dean

    The veteran of four space flights and the American record holder for consecutive days spent in space, Scott Kelly has experienced things very few have. Now, he takes us inside a sphere utterly inimical to human life. He describes navigating the extreme challenge of long-term spaceflight, both existential and banal: the devastating effects on the…

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  • Down a Dark Road

    Linda Castillo

    “Eight years ago Joseph King was convicted of murdering his wife and sentenced to life in prison. He was a “fallen” Amish man and, according to local law enforcement, a known drug user with a violent temper. Now King has escaped, and he’s headed for Painters Mill. News of a murderer on the loose travels…

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  • Leonardo da Vinci

    Walter Isaacson

    “He was history’s most creative genius. What secrets can he teach us? The author of the acclaimed bestsellers Steve Jobs, Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography. Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo’s astonishing notebooks and new discoveries about his life and work, Walter Isaacson weaves…

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  • Kiss Carlo

    Adriana Trigiani

    It’s 1949 in south Philadelphia. Diligent, hard-working, and proud, the Palazzinis have built a solid life for themselves and their three sons. Now that World War II is over, their sons, each one a decorated veteran, have returned home to the family cab company, to rejoin their world as it was before they left. But…

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  • The Stolen Marriage

    Diane Chamberlain

    In 1944, twenty-three-year-old Tess DeMello abruptly ends her engagement to the love of her life when she marries a mysterious stranger and moves to Hickory, North Carolina, a small town struggling with racial tension and the hardships imposed by World War II. Tess’s new husband, Henry Kraft, is a secretive man who often stays out…

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Kershaw County Library Updates

Friends to Accept Book Donations

Great news! With the Friends’ Book Sale over, the Friends of the Library are now able to accept your donations again. You may drop them off at the donation bin at the back of the Camden Library, or if you are closer to the Elgin or Bethune Branches you may drop them off there (if you have a lot,...

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KCL Fall Newsletter is here!

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