Friday, February 24, 2017
French for “Fat Tuesday,” the last feast before Lent has always been an extravagant affair. Celebrations date back to medieval Europe and are observed all over the world, from France and Germany to Brazil and Senegal. The holiday came to America in 1703 with French-Canadian explorers, and has been...
Thursday, February 23, 2017
The Burlington County Library System is so lucky to have a team with wide-ranging knowledge and diverse interests. While many customers may know the names and faces of librarians at their local branch, we want to take the time to introduce more of our staff from around the system. So, each month we...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
February is Library Lovers Month and BCLS is celebrating by shining the spotlight on our many Friends of the Library groups. Who are the Friends of the Library? The County Library and many of the branches are lucky to have active members of the community who support our libraries and the...