Friday, May 18, 2018
Mary Pope Osborne, best known as the author of the award-winning Magic Tree House series, was born in Fort Sill, Oklahoma on May 20, 1949. By the time she was 15, Mary had already lived in Oklahoma, Austria, Florida and four different army posts in Virginia and North Carolina. After her father...
Friday, May 11, 2018
With the recent news that MoviePass revived its unlimited plan, it’s time to mark your calendar for the movies you can’t miss this year. And what better place to start than movies that originated from great books. With a range from children’s classics like Mary Poppins, to new buzzworthy...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month! To celebrate, we’ve put together a selection of books written by and about women of Asian and Pacific Islander heritages in the United States. Learn about the lives of women coming from these ethnic backgrounds – in their own words. What does “Asian/...
Friday, May 4, 2018
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, May 4 was deemed May the Force (be with you) or Star Wars day. And so, it would follow that libraries across the country named May Star Wars Month! Among a slew of Star Wars events planned at our branches, Bordentown Library is excited to host special...
Thursday, May 3, 2018
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. Greetings, I’m...