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Charleston Library Society

November 2017
Meet a pair of philanthropists making a big impact in their adopted home city

October 2017

March 2017
Mega-selling author Bernard Cornwell proves the pen is at least as mighty as the sword

May 2016
Ninety years after the untimely death of Edmund Thornton Jenkins, Spoleto Festival USA premieres his unfinished...

November 2015
The poet and book editor continues to leave her mark for positive change in the Lowcountry

September 2015
How do you define “luxury”? Perhaps it’s an occasional indulgence, or a unique experience, or even something...

May 2015
Passion, lust, and revenge heat up the modern-day premiere of a Baroque opera last performed in the early 1650s

March 2015
The Charleston Book Union creatively champions the paper arts

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

October 2014
The Gibbes is ”on the go”

May 2013
A Charleston native channels her creative energy into a genre-defying performing arts series

Brien Beidler brings his rare craftsmanship to the Charleston Library Society’s priceless tomes 

A delicious new Wide Angle Lunches series kicks off this month

November 2011
“He is truly a visionary. He has always been passionate about all children having the same standard and quality of care...

June 2011
You know summer’s in full swing when you avoid the sunny side of the street and instead leap frog from shady spot to...

July 2010
Dusting off some Charleston favorites

April 2009
Priceless antique prints showcase a sampling of the flora that put our city on the botanical map—specimens that still...

February 2009
Defining moments that shaped our city