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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?

Fall 2019 Regional Meeting

Fall Regional Meeting Tickets
Wed, Oct 23, 2019 at 10:00 AM | Eventbrite
Eventbrite - Friends of South Carolina Libraries presents Fall Regional Meeting - Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at Greenwood County Library System, Greenwood, SC. Find event and ticket information.

Greenwood County Library

2020 FOSCL Conference 

Friday,  April 3, 2020
St. Helena Branch Library
6355 Jonathan Francis Sr. Road
St. Helena, SC 29920

St. Helena  Branch Library

2019 Annual Meeting Recap

On Wednesday, April 3, 2019 over 65 Friends attended the FOSCL Annual Meeting at the Doctor's Bruce and Lee Foundation Library in Florence, SC.  Speakers included Leesa Aiken, SC State Library, Jennifer Charzewski, Liollio Architecture, Tina Gills, Richland Library with keynote speaker Darion McCloud.

2019 Annual Meeting Minutes

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Georg Seago Jr.
Sarah McMaster and George Seago Jr.
2019 John Landrum Advocacy Award Recipient

Dolores Gambrell
Sarah McMaster and Dolores Gambrell
2019 Outstanding Individual Award Recipient

Sheila Keaise
Sheila Keaise, 2019 Public Library Employee
Excellence Award Recipient with members of
Colleton County Library Friends and Staff

Congratulations 2019 FOSCL Grant Recipients
Friends of the Lancaster County Library
Friends of the Nancy Carson Library Foundation, Inc.

ABBE Library
Lancaster County Library

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PO Box 11121, Columbia, SC 29211

Last Updated: October 6, 2019