A picture taken circa 1980s shows shag dancers Carl and Ellen Taylor dancing inside The Pad, a legendary shag juke joint in North Myrtle Beach.
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WHAT: Annual library friends meeting
WHEN: 3-5 p.m. Jan. 27
WHERE: Stukes Meeting Room at the Drs. Bruce and Lee Foundation Library, 509 S. Dargan St., Florence
INFO: Books will be available for purchase at the event. For more information about the Friends of the Florence County Library System, contact Mary Wiser at 843-413-7065 or Francie Dunlap at 843-413-7064.
Posted: Saturday, January 12, 2013 8:20 pm
FLORENCE, S.C. – Beach dancers rejoice as a co-author of the book “Save The Last Dance For Me, A Love Story of the Shag and the Society of Stranders” is coming to Florence for a book signing later Jan. 27 as part of the Friends of the Florence County Library System annual meeting.
The night will feature live demonstrations of dancers demonstrating the shag, South Carolina’s state dance, with the co-author Tom Poland talking about the book.
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Saturday, January 12, 2013 8:20 pm.