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4:50 am on Monday September 9, 2013

Despite a partial funding recovery, local library hours remain below state requirements

Beaufort County Council is confused as to why an additional $166,000 won't be used to extend library hours, and if libraries can't extend hours from 40 per week to at least 68 they could see further state budget cuts.
3:35 am on Tuesday November 20, 2012

The model trains are coming back to the Beaufort library

Once again, the annual display from the Beaufort Railroaders will return to the library on Scott Street in downtown Beaufort. The model train show will steam into the Beaufort Branch of Beaufort County Library Tuesday through Saturday from December...
7:31 am on Wednesday September 12, 2012

Magic Carpet Tales, mosaics, fashion, and Arabian Tales at the library

The Beaufort Branch Library in downtown Beaufort is hosting several events for children and teens over the next three weeks. All events are free. Mystical Magical Mosaics for ChildrenCome join us at either 1:30 pm or 4:30 pm to make your very own...
12:00 pm on Friday February 3, 2012

Beaufort District Collection hosts finale of New Harmonies

Flickr user mystuart The New Harmonies exhibit finale is scheduled for Saturday, February 4th, at 4 p.m. at the Beaufort County Library. This will be your last chance to take a peek at the exhibition, as it closes at 5 p.m. to the public. The event...
3:02 am on Thursday June 2, 2011

With many vacant positions, main Beaufort County libraries trim hours by a third

TheDigitel Leaders say shrinking staff was spread too thin. Nearly one in four jobs at the Beaufort County Library System are vacant and, in the face of county budget trimming, hope has been given up of filling the nearly $800,000 labor hole.  To...
2:29 am on Wednesday December 15, 2010

Beaufort Railroaders' trains back on exhibit this week (update: video, photos)

Update December 15: I dropped by the library on opening day to check out the train setups and chat a bit with the Beaufort Railroaders.  I chatted with Larry Kay; you can watch the video from my visit up top or over here. More photos from my visit...
3:53 am on Thursday October 7, 2010

Beaufort library showing off its new archives with public tours

Flickr user SpecialKRB Celebrating an investment in a new space on the second floor and South Carolina Archives Month, the Beaufort District Collection will show off their archives collection at the Beaufort County Library.  Visitors will get to see...