Allendale County Library

Allendale County Library

Post Office Box 280
297 Main Street N.
Allendale, SC 29810
Tel: (803) 584-2371

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Starting 1/2/23, you will need a library card to check out materials or use computers within the library.


May 2023

Children reading

It's Storytime!

Bess’ Read Aloud9:30 AM-4th Wednesday
(May 24th)

Kathy's Corner: 2:00 PM-1st & 3rd Thursdays
(May 4th & May 18th)

Join us for stories, songs, and more! All ages are welcome! 

Leah's Book Club

Leah's Book Club for Teens

First Monday in May; 4:00 PM
(May 1st)

Read a book of your choice and come join a meaningful discussion. 


Embroidery Classes

Tuesdays in May; 2:00 PM
(May 2nd, May 9th, May 16th, May 23rd, and May 30th)

Come and learn basic embroidery with Ms. Alfreda.

AHJ Summer Reading Program

All Together Now

June 2023

Louie the Lion

Wednesday, June 7th
10:00 a.m.

Louie the Lion - Keep Allendale County Beautiful

Learn how to keep your community beautiful while learning about pride.  There will be free gift bags for everyone!

Porkchop Productions

Monday, June 12th
10:00 a.m.

Porkchop Productions: Imperfect Strangers: The Ant & the Grasshopper

Personalities collide when a hard-working ant and a lazy grasshopper find themselves in a living situation that is too close for comfort. 


Wednesday, June 14th
10:00 a.m.

The Incredible Egg

Integrates the concepts of chick embryology into easy-to-math, science and language art lessons. After 21 days the eggs will hatch;  return each week to see the different stages of development. 

B-Rad the Magician

Wednesday, June 21st
10:00 a.m.

B-Rad, the Kids Magician

Join us for fun with magic, music, and storytelling. Everyone will wonder "how did he do that!" 

Wednesday, June 28th
10:00 a.m.

Savannah River Ecology Lab

The presentation showcases native wildlife (amphibians, reptiles, and birds) that have been rescued in the Lowcountry area.

July 2023

Wednesday, July 12th
10:00 a.m.

Water Magic

STEM activity using water magic to defy gravity. Everyone will be amazed!

The Circus King

Wednesday, July 19th
10:00 a.m.

"The Story Ship" with Sean Driscoll

Join Sean as he presents the exciting story of "The Circus King" with puppets, magic and music! 

Summer Reading Finale
Wednesday, July 19th
11:00 a.m.

Summer Reading Finale

Come celebrate the grand finale for Summer Reading. Refreshments will be served.