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Welcome to the Friends of South Carolina Libraries website. For over 30 years FOSCL has been dedicated to the support and enhancement of libraries through out South Carolina. Here you will find the latest information about FOSCL, its mission and the latest newsletters. You will also find details about Friends Groups, fund raising and advocacy efforts as well as library events across the state.

If you are as passionate about the continued vitality of libraries as we are why don't you join us and become a Friend of South Carolina Libraries?

For up to date information on how the COVID-19 virus is affecting libraries in South Carolina, visit http://www.statelibrary.sc.gov/.

2020 Friends for the Future Virtual Conference

Thank you for supporting the inaugural 2020 Friends of South Carolina Libraries Virtual Conference - Friends for the Future. Links to each presentation are included below. 

Conference Welcome and Books Sandwiches In - Friends of the Beaufort Library - https://youtu.be/RQrmcvDIAcl

State of South Carolina Libraries by Leesa Aiken and Advocating for Your Library by Jonathan Newton: https://youtu.be/ECYI2JJaDMo

Sustaining Your Nonprofit by Debbie Cahoon:
Part 1 https://youtu.be/1KwJ8rWalgs
Part 2 https://youtu.be/73mCvHP5P1E 

Communicating Your Story Digitally by Jimmy Wooten: https://youtu.be/q2s0r9ix1Mu 

Brad Taylor in conversation with Jonathan Haupt: https://youtu.be/kqGl1AlDg64 

Memorandum of Understanding by Dan Aldridge: https://youtu.be/cr8vgaG3BcM

Before We Were Writers with Stephanie Austin Edwards, Dana Ridenour, Dorothy St. James and Brad Taylor: https://youtu.be/Z6CIRVQbPgQ 

Thak you again and we look forward to continuing our work of connecting library Friends in South Carolina!

Marlena White
FOSCL President
fosclpresident@gmail.com
(803) 261-8697

FOSCL President 

Virtual Visits with Friends

 

Open discussions with library Friends across South Carolina on topics that affect your library and Friends. Watch the discussion to share, listen and learn.

September 2nd at 2:00 pm - Creative Library Support in a COVID-19 World Watch the discussion here. https://youtu.be/8lifJCO3L5s

September 16th at 2:00 pm - Membership Moving Forward https://youtu.be/7sPxXapo2HI

September 30th at 2:00 pm - Adventures in Virtual Programming Watch  the discussion https://youtu.be/Kiw2jRll46Q     

         



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Last Updated: November 23, 2020