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Ghosts of the Upstate

with John Boyanoski

2022-10-18 18:30:00 2022-10-18 19:30:00 America/New_York Ghosts of the Upstate Listen to true stories of the region's most haunted places. Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library  -

Tuesday, October 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-10-18 18:30:00 2022-10-18 19:30:00 America/New_York Ghosts of the Upstate Listen to true stories of the region's most haunted places. Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library  -

Listen to true stories of the region's most haunted places.

While South Carolina's Lowcountry has a long and well-documented history with its spectral residents, the Upstate's phantoms have led quieter lives, or afterlives. But no more! John Boyanoski tells the true stories of the region's most haunted places. From Spartanburg to Union, from Anderson to Newberry, from Powdersville to Pickens, the South Carolina Upstate is haunted. 

Meeting Room

AGE GROUP: | All Ages | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | History & Genealogy | Author Event |

TAGS: | |

Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 

Phone: 864-850-7077

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 9:00AM to 9:00PM

Mon, Feb 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Mar 01 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 02 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Mar 03 2:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

The Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library is located in Easley, SC just off of Highway 123.  This location serves as the headquarters for the Pickens County Library System. The facility features the largest reservable meeting space within the library system as well as a conference room, several smaller study rooms, a historical room and archives lab.  Public computers and 24/7 wifi access are also available.

Upcoming events

Thu, Feb 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Thu, Feb 29, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Village Library
Join us on for a Leap FROG Year Party!

Thu, Feb 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Join us to try some snack from a Japan Crate and watch some anime.

Thu, Feb 29, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Free and open to all ages. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. All skill levels welcome!

Fri, Mar 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Dress for a mess and join us for multi-sensory play! Ideal for toddlers and preschool kids ages 0-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Fri, Mar 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Village Library
All ages and body types are encouraged! Call 898-5747 to register and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

Sat, Mar 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Village Library
Basic crafting items will be provided. Bring your own specialty items, scrapbook, photos, etc. and join in the fun. No registration required. All ages welcome. 

Sat, Mar 02, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Join Lamar Nelson as he talks about Native American History & Archaeology.

Sun, Mar 03, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Sun, Mar 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
This casual meet-up is for kids of all levels. Must be 6 or older. Equipment provided.

Mon, Mar 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Mon, Mar 04, 11:00am - 1:15pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
School's Out! Come and watch Wonka in the library meeting room. Bring the whole family! Snacks will be provided, but feel free to bring your own.

Mon, Mar 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Learn about Isabel and Nicki, twins girls who couldn't be more different, and learn about the 1990s!

Mon, Mar 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Sarlin Library
Happy Nutrition Month! Join us as we cover nutrition basics & how to balance your unique diet. Personalize a weekly meal plan full of nutrient-dense goodies!

Tue, Mar 05, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
Watch the new Wonka movie (1 pm) and play Wonka Games throughout the day! Win prizes! For Ages 6+.

Tue, Mar 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Tue, Mar 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Nursery rhymes, motion, and music for ages birth-3 accompanied by a caregiver.

Tue, Mar 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Join us on Tuesday mornings for some light exercise and fun motivation!

Tue, Mar 05, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Village Library
Let's watch Disney's Wish together and enjoy crafts, snacks, and games. Ages 12 and under. Sign up requested 898-5747.

Tue, Mar 05, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Taught by a certified instructor. No experience necessary.

Tue, Mar 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Perfect for families with children ages 6-12!

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 06, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
New-ish movies every Wednesday!

Wed, Mar 06, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central-Clemson Library
Lego free play

Wed, Mar 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
If you have wanted to try D&D but didn't know where to play a game, try this out. We have an amazing group of volunteers that have played all sorts of tabletop games.

Wed, Mar 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
General book discussion of fiction and nonfiction as selected by the members. Newcomers are welcome; please see staff to reserve a copy of this month's title.

Thu, Mar 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Village Library
The Any Book Club (ABC) meets once a month to share stories about their recent reads. Members review books they've read recently so others can learn about what's great and, sometimes, what's not! 

Thu, Mar 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Thu, Mar 07, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Ever been curious about Dungeons & Dragons or games like that?

Thu, Mar 07, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Free and open to all ages. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. All skill levels welcome!

Fri, Mar 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Dress for a mess and join us for multi-sensory play! Ideal for toddlers and preschool kids ages 0-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Fri, Mar 08, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Sarlin Library
Join us to celebrate national Barbie day.

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Village Library
Join us if you enjoy any type of needlecraft!

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Join NASA Ambassador David Leaphart to celebrate Women's History Month and explore the accomplishments of five trailblazing women who have greatly influenced NASA's mission. Ages 13+.

Sun, Mar 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
This casual meet-up is for kids of all levels. Must be 6 or older. Equipment provided.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Mon, Mar 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Village Library
Play, connect, learn, and share with other homeschool families. Registration required, call 864-898-5747.

Mon, Mar 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Learn about Isabel and Nicki, twins girls who couldn't be more different, and learn about the 1990s!

Tue, Mar 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Tue, Mar 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Nursery rhymes, motion, and music for ages birth-3 accompanied by a caregiver.

Tue, Mar 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Join us on Tuesday mornings for some light exercise and fun motivation!

Tue, Mar 12, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
A gentle yoga class with an emphasis on mindfulness and meditation.

Tue, Mar 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Village Library
Registration required. Call 864-898-5747.

Tue, Mar 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Join us for a new craft project each month!

Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Outreach
A 21+ Book Club. Meet us at The Silos to discuss this month's book.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Outreach
PCLS Outreach Van 🚐 will be at the Pickens Senior Center from 10am to 12pm.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 13, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
New-ish movies every Wednesday!

Wed, Mar 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central-Clemson Library
Lego free play

Wed, Mar 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sarlin Library
Join Shelby to watch My Hero Academia, the tale of a boy who wants to become the world's greatest hero!

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
If you have wanted to try D&D but didn't know where to play a game, try this out. We have an amazing group of volunteers that have played all sorts of tabletop games.

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Outreach
PCLS Outreach Van 🚐 will be at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, OLLI at Clemson from 10 am to 12 pm!

Thu, Mar 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Thu, Mar 14, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Get help with job applications, resumes, and computer skills. No registration required.

Thu, Mar 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
Newly released films. Bring your own lunch! All films are shown with closed captions.

Thu, Mar 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Village Library
Advance Auto Parts staff will be onsite to teach how to change a flat tire.

Thu, Mar 14, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Free and open to all ages. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. All skill levels welcome!

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Read the book by L. Frank Baum, and then come watch the movie!

Fri, Mar 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Village Library
All ages and body types are encouraged! Call 898-5747 to register and bring a yoga mat if you have one.

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Outreach
PCLS Outreach Van 🚐 will be at Hagood Mill from 10 am to 2 pm!

Sat, Mar 16, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Sarlin Library
Let's paint! Grab your family & join us at the home of the Seed Library to paint your very own terracotta pot! All artists welcome. Call 843-5805 to register.

Sat, Mar 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Village Library
Join us to get to know your fellow K-Pop lovers in the area. Please call 898-5747 to register.

Sun, Mar 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
This casual meet-up is for kids of all levels. Must be 6 or older. Equipment provided.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Mon, Mar 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Learn about Isabel and Nicki, twins girls who couldn't be more different, and learn about the 1990s!

Mon, Mar 18, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Save a life! Donate today!

Mon, Mar 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Sarlin Library
Join us to discuss The Six: The Untold Story of America's First Women Astronauts by Loren Grush

Mon, Mar 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
True Crime Book Club. Call 864-850-7077 to reserve your copy!

Tue, Mar 19, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Village Library
We will meet at the City of Pickens Police Department and have a Q&A session with Chief Beach. 302 Johnson St, Pickens, SC 29671

Tue, Mar 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Tue, Mar 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Nursery rhymes, motion, and music for ages birth-3 accompanied by a caregiver.

Tue, Mar 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Join us on Tuesday mornings for some light exercise and fun motivation!

Tue, Mar 19, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Taught by a certified instructor. No experience necessary.

Tue, Mar 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Village Library
Let’s read “Yoga Bunny” together and practice some fun poses.

Wed, Mar 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Outreach
PCLS Outreach Van 🚐 will be at the Dream Center from 10:30 am to 11:30 pm!

Wed, Mar 20, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Sarlin Library
For homeschool children of all ages. Registration required and space is limited. Call 843-5805 to register.

Wed, Mar 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
New-ish movies every Wednesday!

Wed, Mar 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central-Clemson Library
Lego free play

Wed, Mar 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sarlin Library
Registration is required. Call 864-843-5805 to sign-up. Spectators are welcome! Ages 11-18.

Wed, Mar 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
If you have wanted to try D&D but didn't know where to play a game, try this out. We have an amazing group of volunteers that have played all sorts of tabletop games.

Thu, Mar 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Dress for a mess and join us for multi-sensory play! Ideal for toddlers and preschool kids ages 0-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Thu, Mar 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Thu, Mar 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Village Library
Join us at the Village Library each month for financial education.

Thu, Mar 21, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Ever been curious about Dungeons & Dragons or games like that?

Thu, Mar 21, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Free and open to all ages. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. All skill levels welcome!

Fri, Mar 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Dress for a mess and join us for multi-sensory play! Ideal for toddlers and preschool kids ages 0-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Sat, Mar 23, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Village Library
Join us if you enjoy any type of needlecraft!

Sat, Mar 23, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Village Library
Teams of 4 will race to complete a 500 piece puzzle. Call 864-898-5747 to register. For ages 14+.

Sun, Mar 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
This casual meet-up is for kids of all levels. Must be 6 or older. Equipment provided.

Mon, Mar 25, 9:00am - 11:00am
Outreach
PCLS Outreach Van 🚐 will be at the Samaritan Health Clinic from 9 am to 11 am!

Mon, Mar 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Mon, Mar 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Outreach
PCLS Outreach Van 🚐 will be at Foothills Community Health Care from 1 pm to 3 pm!

Mon, Mar 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Learn about Isabel and Nicki, twins girls who couldn't be more different, and learn about the 1990s!

Mon, Mar 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Central-Clemson Library
Want easy access to the legal information you need? Join us as we partner with the South Carolina Bar to bring you Law Talk on Starting a Business.

Tue, Mar 26, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
Join us to sample various brands of jelly beans to choose your favorite!

Tue, Mar 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Join us on the last Tuesday of every month to discuss popular fiction titles! Call 864-850-7077 to reserve your copy of this month's book.

Tue, Mar 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Tue, Mar 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Sarlin Library
Nursery rhymes, motion, and music for ages birth-3 accompanied by a caregiver.

Tue, Mar 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Join us on Tuesday mornings for some light exercise and fun motivation!

Tue, Mar 26, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
A gentle yoga class with an emphasis on mindfulness and meditation.

Tue, Mar 26, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Village Library
Join us at the Pickens Village Library for a friendly Spelling Bee Competition. Call 898-5747 to register.

Wed, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Village Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Books, crafts, and activities for ages 2-5 accompanied by a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Wed, Mar 27, 1:30pm - 3:45pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
New-ish movies every Wednesday!

Wed, Mar 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central-Clemson Library
Lego free play

Wed, Mar 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sarlin Library
Join a local horticulturalist from Clemson University to learn how to grow your own vegetables and how to incorporate them into a healthy diet.

Wed, Mar 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
Join Tammy Waldrop from SC DNR to discuss the rising bear census in our area. Learn the do's and don'ts and ask your questions.

Wed, Mar 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
If you have wanted to try D&D but didn't know where to play a game, try this out. We have an amazing group of volunteers that have played all sorts of tabletop games.

Thu, Mar 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Central-Clemson Library
Music, movement, and nursery rhymes. Birth-3 years old with a caregiver.

Thu, Mar 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Central-Clemson Library
Newly released films. Bring your own lunch! All films are shown with closed captions.

Thu, Mar 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Outreach
The outreach crew will be at Bee Well Honey Natural Market from 4 pm to 5 pm!

Thu, Mar 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Join us to try some snack from a Japan Crate and watch some anime.

Thu, Mar 28, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Captain Kimberly Hampton Memorial Library 
Free and open to all ages. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. All skill levels welcome!

Fri, Mar 29, All day
Library Closed
All Library locations will be closed in observance of the Easter Holidays.

Sat, Mar 30, All day
Library Closed
All Library locations will be closed in observance of the Easter Holidays.