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There's some changes to our Yoga schedule! Check it out and mark it on your calendar. Just make sure to fill out the form if you're new!

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My Daddy's a Soldier: Special Storytime

Did you know that April is Month of the Military Child? Local Author Sara Jane Arnett celebrates the month with a reading of her book "My Daddy's a Soldier."

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  • Dearly

    Margaret Atwood

    This collection of poems addresses themes such as love, loss, the passage of time, the nature of nature, and, zombies.

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  • Girls and Boys Come Out to Play

    Tracey Campbell Pearson

    Mother Goose invites children on a city block to come out and play and when they do, they meet some of her most famous nursery rhyme characters

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  • Honey for You, Honey for Me : A First Book of Nursery Rhymes

    Michael Rosen

    The award-winning team behind ‘A Great Big Cuddle’ – two former UK Children’s Laureates – reunite to present a collection of nursery rhymes both familiar and rediscovered. Ages 3 to 7.

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  • How to fly (in ten thousand easy lessons) : poetry

    Barbara Kingsolver

    “In her second poetry collection, Barbara Kingsolver offers reflections on the practical, the spiritual, and the wild.” —

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  • i am the rage

    Dr. Martina McGowan

    I Am the Rage is a poetry collection that explores racial injustice from the raw, unfiltered viewpoint of a Black woman in America. Dr. Martina McGowan is a retired MD, a mother, and a poet. Her poetry provides insights that no think piece on racism can; putting readers in the uncomfortable position of feeling, reflecting, and facing what…

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  • Make Me Rain: Poems & Prose

    Nikki Giovanni

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  • Maps for the Modern World

    Valerie June Hockett

    Maps for the Modern World is a collection of poems and original illustrations about cultivating community, awareness, and harmony with our surroundings as we move fearlessly toward our dreams.

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  • No Voice Too Small

    Lindsay H. Metcalf

    Joseph Bruchac, Guadalupe Garcia McCall, and others present poems about young activists who have stepped up to make changes in their community and in the United States.

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  • The Hill We Climb: an Inaugural Poem for the Country

    Amanda Gorman

    “On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and youngest poet, at age twenty-two, to deliver a poetry reading at a presidential inauguration. Her inaugural poem, “The Hill We Climb,” is now available to cherish in this special edition.”

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Kershaw County Library Updates

Spring 2021 In The Know Magazine

There's so much going on, in the near future with KCL! We're so excited to share our Spring 2021 In the Know Magazine with you! From game drives to storytimes to seminars, we've got your programming needs covered, and all from the comfort of your own home. Need to see us? Our hours are in the...

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Yoga is back… on Zoom!

**Yoga changes: please note the changes in dates for your class of choice.** Yoga for EveryBody Tuesdays, 6:30-7:30 pm, April 13, April 27, May 11, May 25 Please use the Yoga for Everybody recurring meeting invitation. Yoga Zoom Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 pm, April 22, May 6, May 20, June...

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Do You Know? Tuesday Trivia

In honor of Poetry Month, do you know the name of the last Poet Laureate of South Carolina? This poet served from 2003 until 2020, and the position is currently vacant.

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