Star Wars Reads Day 2019 will be held at the CCPL Main Library on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This Saturday, Stormtroopers, Tusken Raiders and R2D2 invade the Main Library in Downtown Charleston for an afternoon of Star Wars-related fun for the entire family from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This free event offers a mix of education, interaction and competition, all from a galaxy far, far away.

  • Take photos with Darth Vader, Stormtroopers and more of your favorite characters courtesy of the Carolina Garrison Chapter of the 501st Legion,
  • Hear an exclusive Charleston Symphony Orchestra performance,
  • Compete against other Star Wars super fans in an all-ages costume contest,
  • Participate in “STEM Wars” science experiments,
  • Test your mastery of the Force in a Jedi training obstacle course,
  • Watch a screening of Star Wars: The Clone Wars (beginning at 2 p.m.)

For a full list and schedule of activities, visit or call 843-805-6930. CCPL hopes to see you Saturday and may the force be with you.