After serving Beaufort County for more than 10 years, Beaufort County Library Director Wlodek Zaryczny is retiring.
"It has been a privilege and honor to serve as the Beaufort County Library Director for the past ten years," said Zaryczny, who started as director in May 2004.
"I thank Wlodek for his hard work and dedication over the last decade and wish him well in his retirement," County Administrator Gary Kubic said.
During Zaryczny's tenure as director the Public Library Foundation of Beaufort County was formed, Beaufort County Library became the founding member of S.C. Evergreen Network Delivery System opening the state-of-the-art St. Helena Branch Library, and production lab services were added at the Bluffton Branch Library.
Zaryczny also served as president of the South Carolina Association of Public Library Administrators.
Zaryczny's last day of work will be Sept. 5.