Thursday, February 20, 2014

Time Items
All day
African Roots American Fruit Exhibit Mount Holly

African Roots American Fruit Exhibit

“This exhibit of African American History is being presented by Gloria Irby, Glyndora Xing and Marossa Davis as our gift to the community.

This year’s exhibit features facts, artifacts, visual displays and books highlighting the many contributions made by our ancestors from Africa to our early history through the 50’s to the present. Local residents are celebrated as well.”  –   Marossa Davis

All times
@ Riverton

Enjoy 45 minutes of song, story and coloring.  All ages from strollers to 4 year olds welcome.

@ County Library

Free Tax Assistance
The AARP Tax-Aide Program offers FREE tax help for taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those age 60 and over.
Taxpayers need to bring all appropriate documents with them to the library.

  • a photo ID
  • SSA-1099 Social Security form if receiving Social Security or their Social Security card
  • last year's tax return

Appointments are required. No walk-ins will be taken. To register call (609) 267-9660 x3050 or x3080.

@ Evesham

Beginners as well as more advanced adult knitters are welcome to join this 4-week knitting class series. By the end of the series, students will leave with a completed project. PLEASE BRING SIZE 10 KNITTING NEEDLES. Yarn will be provided!

@ County Library

Lessons with plenty of time for practice will include Zydeco, Cajun Waltz, Louisiana Line Dancing, Cajun Two-step, Zydeco, Cha Cha, and more! Emphasis is on
rhythm, movement and having fun!

@ Riverton

Join us every other Thursday for a great discussion of literary classics.  Call the library for details.

@ Mount Holly

The Burlington County Gardeners Association will present a workshop on greenhouse and hoop house construction. This talk is geared to the gardener with a little room in the backyard and a desire to extend the growing season. Topics covered will include wood frame construction, greenhouses vs hoop houses, and high vs low tunnels. Simple plans will be available. All are welcome. No registration required.

@ Evesham

  Winter Story Time!  Join Ms. Mary for stories, songs, and a simple craft.

@ Cinnaminson

Compassion & Choices is the nation’s oldest and largest nonprofit organization working to improve care and expand choice at the end of life. They work to support and educate patients, as well as advocate for them. This session will cover the end of life consultation services that Compassion & Choices provides, as well as the pending “Death with Dignity” Act in the New Jersey Legislature.


@ Maple Shade

This class will discuss and demonstrate some of the basic concepts for using the Internet as well as having an e-mail account. Some of the concepts covered: mouse, keyboard, web browsers, search engines, terminology and e-mail.
Mouse skill is required.

@ Bordentown

Learn the basics of Microsoft Publisher. Take a tour of the features, learn how to make flyers, pamphlets, and other publicity materials!

Space is limited so register today.

@ County Library

Learn the basics of this popular program plus how to save and retrieve files on a flash drive. MOUSE SKILL is required. A Burlington County Library System full-service library card or PC Access card is required to attend.

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

@ Pinelands

This program is now FULL. Please call the library at 609-654-6113 to add your child to the wait list.

Yoga Pretzels is a fun and vibrant way to get kids bending, breathing, twisting, and stretching. Kids will find their connection with the Universe though playful poses, such as Rabbit, Dog, Camel, River, Stone, Star, and more! Kids will generate warmth and energy within and translate it into the world around them through a series of Sun Salutations. Guided meditation at the end of the session will help kids develop focus, self-awareness, and a sense of calm.

Please be sure to have the children:

@ Pinelands

This program is now FULL. Please call the library at 609-654-6113 to add your name to the wait list.

Please join us with Babita Kapoor, a registered Shakti Om Yoga instructor, to learn Yoga’s ancient science of breath control and re-energize your body and mind; learn self awareness techniques through posture and breathing; learn meditation techniques to help with insomnia and fatigue, and much more...

  • Wear comfortable, breathable clothes.
  • Bring a yoga mat if you have one.

Registration starts on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

@ Maple Shade

Join the instructors from Maple Shade Wellness for a class that enhances postural alignment, coordination, strength and flexibility.  Please wear comfortable clothing.

@ Auditorium, County Library

Fifth Estate
A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century's most fiercely debated organization. Rated R. 128 minutes.


Thursday, February 20, 2014