Community Bulletin Board

Kershaw Lodge #29 Fundraiser
April 20, 2024 | 7:00 am - 10:00 am | 833 John G Richards Road

For just $8, you can support a worthy cause and enjoy fluffy pancakes, crispy bacon, savory sausage, creamy grits and coffee.

St. Paul United Men Annual Fish Fry
April 20, 2024 | 10:00 UNTIL | 511 Knights Hill Road Camden

St. Paul United Men host their annual Fish Fry on April 20th at 511 Knights Hill Road in Camden. Menu includes Fish Sandwiches, Hot Dogs w Chili, French Fries and Cold Drinks. For more info, call 803-243-0035

St. Paul Anniversary
April 21, 2024 | 10:00 am | 511 Knights Hill Road Camden

St Paul United Methodist Church celebrates 156 years of spreading the gospel during their 10am service. The service promises an inspiring morning message, reflection on their rich history and special recognitions of members who recently turned 70 years old. After the service, will be a delicious meal in the fellowship hall. The public is cordially invited to attend.

Steering Committee Meeting
April 22, 2024 | 5:30pm-7:00 pm | Douglas Reed House

The Downtown Camden Cultural District Steering Committee will holds its first meeting of 2024 on Monday, April 22 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at the Arts Center of Kershaw County, in the Douglas Reed House, 810 Lyttleton Street. Residents and business owners that are interested in helping shape the immediate and long term future of the Cultural District are invited to attend the meeting and consider joining the steering committee. The steering committee helps advise decisions regarding policies and projects within the Cultural District. For more information, contact Kat Spadacenta at 803-549-5648 or kspadacenta@camdensc.org.

Elgin Book Club
April 22, 2024 | 5:00 pm | Elgin Library

We’re discussing Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain this month. Request your copy at the front desk and join our discussion!

Nature As Teacher Earth Day
April 22, 2024 | 4:30 pm | 247 Chesnut Ferry Road

Join KCL at the Nature as Teacher preserve (247 Chestnut Ferry Rd. in Camden) for an Earth Day storytime and craft. Get a free book while supplies last!

Bethune Knit Nuts
April 23, 2024 | 4:00 pm | Bethune Library

If you are nuts about crafting, you’ve found the right place to be every other week in Bethune! Join us for this biweekly crafter’s circle for knitting, crocheting, quilting, and more. All skill levels welcome.

Bethune Teddy Bear Picnic
April 23, 2024 | 11:15 am | Bethune Library

It’s National Picnic Day and we’re having a teddy bear picnic behind the library! Join us for light refreshments, songs, and fun (weather permitting).  Don’t forget to bring your teddy too!

Camden Nailed It
April 23, 2024 | 5:30 pm | Camden Library

Tammie Huddle will be here to teach a quick and easy technique for colorful nails. If you haven’t tried nail strips, you’re in for a treat! Limited seating for ages 18+ Call 803-425-1508 to sign up.

Elgin String Art
April 24, 2024 | 4:00 pm | Elgin Library

We’re offering a fun craft for preteens & teens… string art! Join us to craft something cool out of nails and thread/yarn. Ages 10-18 (10-12 may need parental assistance). Supplies provided but limited to 12. Sign up by email to hannag@kershawcountylibrary.org

Weekly Events

Bethune Poem A Day
Bethune Library

From April 1-30 Daily — Celebrate National Poetry Month at the Bethune branch on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays this month. Each day will have a different poem of the day to read and learn about the poet. Note: Bethune branch open Tues/Thur 10 AM – 6 PM, Weds/Sat 10 AM – 2 PM.

Bethune D & D Club
Bethune Library

Every Saturday | Join us for our weekly Dungeons and Dragons club! Whether this is your first dungeon crawl or you’ve been playing for years, we’d love for you to join! New members welcome at any session! Ages 13 to adult.

Elgin Get Set to Read Storytime
Elgin Library

Every Thursday | Join us for stories, songs and fun. For ages 3-5.

Bethune Coffee and Current Events
Bethune Library

Every Wednesday |Stop by the Bethune branch for free coffee and discussion of local news!

Elgin Baby Storytime
Elgin Library

Every Thursday | A fun time of stories, songs and movement for
the very young. For ages 0-2.

Camden Baby Storytime
Camden Library

Every Wednesday | We’ve got great fun for our smallest guests… baby storytime! Stories, songs, and movement for ages 0 – 2 is hosted by Ms. Lauren, KCL Youth Librarian.

Camden Get Set to Read Storytime
Camden Library

Every Wednesday | Kids 3 – 5 years old will love our Get Set to Read storytimes! We’ve got stories, songs, and fun with Ms. Lauren, KCL Youth Librarian.