Friday, February 28, 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
@ Burlington

Blind Date With a Book
Celebrate Valentine’s Day by going on a blind date….
with a book (perhaps one you’ve never met before).

The rules are simple.

Come into the Library Company of Burlington and select one of the sealed bags here on the desk .

Please do not open the bag until after you have checked out at the Circulation Desk.

Remember—this is a blind date so be brave!

Fill out the “Rate Your Date” slip contained inside with the book and hand it back to the Library Company of Burlington's Circulation Desk by February 28th.
*For ages 18 & over please.

Completed slips will be entered to win a prize!

 
@ Pemberton

Join us for story time (formerly known as Mother Goose on the Loose) especially for babies ages birth up to 17 months! We'll enjoy stories, finger plays, songs & play time together. Must be accompanied by a caregiver. No registration is required to attend. Sign up with Miss Theresa- tprezios@bcls.lib.nj.us -to be added to an email list for notification of any story time changes or cancellations.

 
@ Evesham

** This program has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 26th. **

Join us for an overview of Facebook’s Timeline, privacy settings & photos. Bring your questions!

Facebook account & basic mouse/computer/Internet skills required.

 
@ County Library

Come join us for stories of all kinds to be followed by an engaging & creative activity!

 
@ Maple Shade

Story time for our youngest patrons and their caregivers. Registration is not required. Drop in and have some fun!

 
@ Maple Shade

 Build in teams or individually to create this month's challenge. Please do not bring bricks from home. Registration is not required. For ages 7-16. Please NOTE the day and time change, we are now on the last Friday of the month at 3:30pm.

 
@ Pinelands

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

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to Brooke, a registered therapy dog. Brooke is a lovable 6 year old Standard Poodle and she loves to hear a good story. Reading to dogs has been shown in increase literacy skills and confidence in children. Sign up for a 15 minute slot and see what it's all about!

Registration begins on Friday, February 14th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Pinelands

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to Brooke, a registered therapy dog. Brooke is a lovable 6 year old Standard Poodle and she loves to hear a good story. Reading to dogs has been shown in increase literacy skills and confidence in children. Sign up for a 15 minute slot and see what it's all about!

Registration begins on Friday, February 14th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Pinelands

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to Brooke, a registered therapy dog. Brooke is a lovable 6 year old Standard Poodle and she loves to hear a good story. Reading to dogs has been shown in increase literacy skills and confidence in children. Sign up for a 15 minute slot and see what it's all about!

Registration begins on Friday, February 14th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Pinelands

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

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to Brooke, a registered therapy dog. Brooke is a lovable 6 year old Standard Poodle and she loves to hear a good story. Reading to dogs has been shown in increase literacy skills and confidence in children. Sign up for a 15 minute slot and see what it's all about!

Registration begins on Friday, February 14th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Auditorium, County Library

Chicken Little
After ruining his reputation with the town, a courageous chicken must come to the rescue of his fellow citizens when aliens start an invasion. Rated G. 81 minutes.

 
@ Auditorium, County Library

Chicken Little
After ruining his reputation with the town, a courageous chicken must come to the rescue of his fellow citizens when aliens start an invasion. Rated G. 81 minutes.

 
@ Mount Holly

Tasting chocolate is like tasting wine: a treat for all the senses. Learn which kinds of chocolate go best with which wines as you sample your way to a perfect pairing.

$25 per person. General admission. Seating limited to 50 people. To reserve tickets, please call (609) 267-7111 or email bclhns@bcls.lib.nj.us. Must be 21 or older to attend.

Proceeds benefit the non-profit association which supports the programs and services at the Burlington County Lyceum of History and Natural Sciences.

 

 

Friday, February 28, 2014