Lunar New Year, also known as Spring Festival, is a holiday that is celebrated in many countries across Asia at the beginning of the lunar cycle, typically the middle of January or early February. The holiday is celebrated for 15 days with family gatherings, special meals and fireworks. Each co
On Wednesday, January 20th, the County Library hosted a Frozen themed craft program and parade! Children ages 3 to 7 came dressed as their favorite Frozen character! Participants made crowns and antlers, then paraded around the library to the song "Let it Go!".
The County Library kicked off an exciting year of programs with Countdown to Noon on December 31st. Children were invited to create a hat and noise makers for the party! After the craft, we played a variety of fun games and enjoyed sweets.
Why would you check out the Youth Services' Audiobook collection? The real question is why wouldn’t you? The many benefits to listening to a good book include developing listening, comprehension and concentration skills and development of proficient reading skills. Audio books help children in
Looking for winter stories to read to your children over the break? Below is a list of some of our favorite frosty tales!
On Friday, December 11th, the County Library Youth Services Department hosted a Victorian Family Festival. Participants were invited to create homemade gifts and listen to delightful carols by the Rancocas Valley Singers.
On Monday, December 7th, the County Library hosted a Star Wars Academy program! Attendees were challenged to a variety of obstacles, including a lava pit jump, Stormtrooper bowling, worm hole travel, Death Star bean bag toss, light saber balloon balance, and a droid building craft.
As winter break approaches, families may be looking for fun activities. Check out the links below for educational resources and activities to keep your child occupied and engaged during the break.
These additions to our digital collection allow young readers to follow along with the story as it is read aloud. Pages are turned automatically and each word is highlighted as it is read.
November marks the beginning of Picture Book Month. This annual celebration honors the printed picture book in the digital era.