Adult Programs

Read it, Craft it, Nerd Out, Discover, Get to Know and more...

 

The Colleton County Memorial Library has a program for every kind of interest. Don't see what you're looking for - let us know! Programs are free and open to adults of all ages.

Book It

 Book Clubs, Writer's Clubs & more. 
Book Clubs, Writer's Clubs & More. 
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Get Crafty

     Crafts, Art, Letter Writing, etc.      

Nerd Out

     Social Groups, D&D & More.      

Discover

        Local History & Genealogy        

Get to Know

 eBooks, Library Resources & More.

Have Fun

     BINGO, Social Activities, etc.     

Book It

 
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Writer's & Illustrators Study Group

Saturday, Oct 30 & Nov 20 at 10:30 AM

 

Collaborate with like-minded people in this study group for writers and illustrators. Hosted by the Colleton County Memorial Library and developed by local author p.k. potts. 

No registration required. Bring your ideas, your notepad or device and your enthusiasm. 

The Book Was Better

Tuesday, Nov 9th at 6:30 PM

 

On November 09th we'll be discussing Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express and its media adaptations.

- Physical books are available at the library and through SC Lends. 

- Digital copies of the book (eBook & audiobook) are available with your library card on Libby and Hoopla. 

- A free streaming copy of the 2010 "Murder on the Orient Express" is available through Hoopla under "Agatha Christie's Poirot - Season 12."

- Copies of the 1974, 2010 and 2018 versions of the movie are all available at the library through SC Lends. 

 

You don't have to finish the book OR have watched the adaptations but there will be SPOILERS. 

No registration required. 

Get Crafty

 
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The Purls

Every Wednesday at 10:00 AM

 

Knitters welcome, crocheters tolerated and beginners encouraged. This lively group gathers every week to knit, chat and have a good time. 

No registration required. 

Adult Art Party

Tuesday, Oct 26 at 6:00 PM

 

Socialize, get paint on your fingers and walk away with your very own work of art.

 

Let local artist Shelby Slaughter guide you through the creation of your very own work of art. 

To register call 843-549-5621, ext 3 or email elaney@colletoncounty.org

The Timecrafters

Every Thursday at 5:30 PM

 

This group crochets, knits, embroiders, makes rag rugs and laughs... a lot. Primarily yarn crafts but crafters of any medium are welcome to come craft, chat and have fun. 

No registration required. 

P.S. A Letter Writing Social Hour

Saturday, Dec 4 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 

Do you love sending or receiving handwritten mail? Want to get started?

*HOLIDAY EDITION* Bring your unfinished holiday cards or use some of our stationery.

 

Join fellow mail enthusiasts as we write, decorate and talk about mail. Some stationery, postcards and pens will be provided or bring your own. This party is strictly BYOS though! (Bring Your Own STAMPS). 

To register call 843-549-5621, ext 3 or email elaney@colletoncounty.org

Nerd Out

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Geek Out

Tuesday, Oct 19 & Dec 7 at 6:00 PM

 

A Social Hour for Geeks, Nerds, Fangirls, Fanboys, Enthusiasts, Obsessives, Dice Rollers, Gamers, Cosplayers, etc.

 

In which we debate heavy-hitting issues of the day (Marvel vs. DC, Kirk vs. Picard, Sailor Moon vs. Goku), enjoy a social activity (board games, M:TG Tournament, book club, etc) and enjoy a host of pre-packaged snacks. For “adults” only. 

Bring your favorite board game to share for our first gathering on Oct 19

No registration required. 

Dungeons & Dragons 101      Tuesday, Nov 16 at 6:00 PM

 

Dive into adventure with the world's most popular tabletop roleplaying game - Dungeons & Dragons. We'll create characters, run through the basic rules of play and then engage in a mini-adventure.  

This is for beginners or those looking for an introduction to D&D 5th Edition. 

To register call 843-549-5621, ext 3 or email elaney@colletoncounty.org.

Discover

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Colleton Genealogy Workshop

Saturday, November 20 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

 

A partnership between the Colleton County Memorial Library and the Colleton Museum & Farmer's Market. For advanced and beginning genealogists alike.

More information coming soon!

Get to Know

 

Get to Know Series

Saturday, Sept 18, Friday, Oct 22 & Dec 10 - All at 2:00 PM

 

Make the most of your library card by getting to know these great resources from YOUR library. Each month we’ll tackle a different library resource and teach you how to access, search, download, upload and make the most of resources like digital downloads, online genealogy tools, the library’s South Carolina Room, Digital Reel, SC LENDS and more.

Friday, Oct 22 at 2:00 PM            Get to Know Digital Reel

Learn how to navigate Colleton County's online newspaper archive, perform searches, find obituaries and more. 

Friday, Nov 19 at 2:00 PM            Get to Know SC Lends

Explore the world of SC Lends - place materials on hold from libraries around the state, tweak your personal account to save your reading history and more. 

Friday, Dec 10 at 2:00 PM            Get to Know Ancestry.com

Get to know Ancestry.com Library Edition - your free genealogy resource available at the library. Learn how to perform basic searches, print or download records relating to your family and more. 

No registration required. 

Have Fun

 

Its All About Bingo!

Wednesday, Oct 06 at 10:30 AM

 

Play Bingo. Win Books. Any more questions?

 

Join us for this fun social hour and win books and other prizes for playing bingo.

No registration required.