Monday, July 7, 2014

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King Me! Bordentown

Fancy a game of checkers or chess? Join us at the Bordentown Branch all summer long as we host games of chess and checkers. Stop by any time Monday through Friday for a fun game or two!

 
Post-It Art Show Pemberton

For Summer Reading this year, we're hosting a Post-It Art Show until the end of August for kids and teens participating in the Summer Reading Program! Get creative and use a Post-It as your canvas! Enter your Post-It masterpiece into our Art Show anytime at the Children's Desk. Don't have a Post-It? No problem! Pick one up at the Children's Desk! Entry forms and Post-Its will be available starting Monday, June 23rd. Entries will be accepted anytime beginning June 23rd. For questions, contact Miss Theresa: tprezios@bcls.lib.nj.us or visit the Children's Desk! No registration is required to participate.

 
2014 SUMMER READING PROGRAM: FIZZ, BOOM, READ! County Library

Readers of all ages will explore all things science this summer as the Burlington County Library System presents “Fizz Boom, Read!” during their summer
reading program
 

 
Kids Art Showcase, Ages 5 - 12 Cinnaminson

You are the artist! If you like to draw or paint, share your talent by displaying your artwork at the library. You will receive a prize at the end of the summer.

 
Reader's Choice, Ages 4 - 14 Cinnaminson

Read anything good lately? Share your favorite books with us by filling out a Reader's Choice form and earn a prize from our prize box. Teen volunteers will be available to assist you.

 
Fizz, Boom, Read Scavenger Hunt Florence

1st Annual Florence Township Library Scavenger Hunt. All ages are welcome. Community wide participation, clues available weekly, prizes awarded. The first set of clues will be available on July 3. Register at the circulation desk.

 
CLUE Scavenger Hunt Pemberton

Children of all ages are invited to check in at the Children's Information Desk to get a Clue Answer Sheet and hunt around the Children's Area to check off suspects, weapons & rooms from July 7th-11th. Think you know who did the crime? Turn in your answer sheet to find out! All correct answers will be entered into a drawing for a prize at the end of the week! No registration necessary to participate.

 
All times
@ Maple Shade

Beginning on Monday, June 23, 2014, and continuing on a bi-weekly basis until the end of September, Denise Poole, Navigator Exchange Program Team Leader from the Center for Family Services, will be available to provide information regarding the Affordable Care Act.

 
@ Auditorium, County Library

Escape the summer heat at the library! Bring the family and enjoy a PG movie in our new auditorium.
 

 
@ Bordentown

Children ages 3 to 6 are invited to a themed story time! Enjoy songs, stories, and a craft!

Registration begins June 23

This program has currently reached the maximum amount of participants, to put your name on a waitlist should a spot open up, please call: 609-298-0622

 
@ Pinelands

Knitters of all levels are invited to join us for this 4-week series. Bring a project that you are working on or pick one out at class. Beginners please bring size 10 knitting needles. The yarn will be provided.

*Please note that when you sign up, it is for all 4 weeks.

Registration begins on Monday, June 23rd at 10:00am.

 
@ County Library

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make new furry friends by reading aloud to registered therapy dogs from the volunteer group Happy Tails.   

 

 
@ Pemberton

Discover a love of reading at this book club for kids in grades K-2. Enjoy an afternoon snack and an activity while discussing this month's book: Beep and Bah by James Burks.  If you want to read the book ahead of time, get your library card ready & place a hold through our online catalog. Registration is requested.

 
@ Burlington

“Beat the Heat Monday Movie Matinee”- July 7th, July 21st, & July 28th. Please check with library for movie titles. All matinees are on Mondays at 2:00pm. For all ages, children 10 and under must be accompanied by a parent, who must stay with their child. *Registration is required.

 
@ Cinnaminson

Calling all chess and checkers players! Please bring your chess set along if you have one. Refreshments will be served. Registration is requested and begins on Monday, June 23, 2014. Please register online, in person, or call the library at 856-829-9340.

 
@ Pinelands

Join local musician, Jessica Carroll & her guitar, for a musical celebration of kids' classics & new tunes to dance & sing-a-long.

This event is for children ages 2 and up.

Registration for this event begin on Monday June 23rd at 10:00am.

 
@ Bordentown

Kids 7 years and older are invited to join us on Mondays throughout the summer for fun science experiments. What kind of crazy concoctions will we be making this week? Stop by and find out!

Registration begins June 16.

This program has currently reached the maximum amount of participants.

 
@ Pemberton

Talk to other kids about what you've been reading in a book club just for kids in grades 3-6! Join us for an afternoon snack and an activity while we discuss this month's book: NERDS: National Espionage, Rescue & Defense Society by Michael Buckley. Get your library card ready & place a hold through our online catalog.

 
@ Evesham

Drop in on your way to the Piccirrillo Sciencetelling program or to pick up a prize for your library summer reading. TD Bank staff will be available between 6:00 -7:00 p.m. to provide information about  their summer reading program which encourages the sharpening of reading and money saving skills.   Cool freebies as supplies last.

 
@ Pinelands

Join us for a LEVEL 1 class in rubber stamping and paper crafting. Learn basic techniques that can be used to make beautiful handmade cards, scrapbook pages and other projects.

NOTE: Please bring your own scissors, adhesives, and a paper cutter (if you have one.) You also might find a bone folder helpful, but it is not required.

Registration begins on Monday, June 23rd at 10:00am.
 

 

 
@ Pemberton

Want to learn how to knit or crochet? Or just hang out and knit or crochet with new friends? Join us! Beginners: please come prepared with at least size 10 knitting needles or at least size G or H crochet hook and we'll supply the practice yarn! Learn basic stitches to get started on a project. Program is for children & teens ages 7 & up. Registration is not required to attend.

 
@ Cinnaminson

The Happy Bookers meet on the 1st Monday of alternating months from 7-8 pm. Our July book is "The Light Between Oceans" by M.L. Stedman. New members are always welcome.

 
@ Evesham

With castles, kings, a dragon keeper, an Ice Sorceress, the Horn of Fire, two villagers, and a daring journey to save the entire kingdom, enjoy this spectacular adventure as we're swept away to a world where dragons are real, dreams come true, and only the most daring of people will survive to tell the tale!  Join us as we learn about the science of Fire & Ice by telling a tale of Dragons & Dreams using experiments of flash paper, exploding bottles, "cool" dry ice, and much more.  Wouldn't dragon's breath be an amazing sight!?!

 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Evesham Library. Registration required. Register all who are sitting.

 

Monday, July 7, 2014