Tuesday, July 8, 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
 

 
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.

 
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.

 
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
@ County Library

Join our veteran knitting instructors, and learn to read knitting patterns, cast on, knit, purl, and cast off along with other basic and advanced knitting techniques. Participants are required to bring 4-ply yarn and short #9 or #10 knitting needles. 

 
@ Pinelands

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

Knitters of all levels are invited to join us for this 5-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 5 weeks.

FOR KIDS 7-16 YEARS OLD.

Registration begins on Tuesday, June 24th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Bordentown

The American Swedish Society proudly presents "Meet Pippi Longstocking!". In this fun and interactive program, children ages 3 and older are invited to act out Pippi's antics by becoming "thing finders," playing Pippi's games, creating a Dala horse craft and tasting Pippi's famous cookies - pepparkakor.

Registration begins June 24.

 
@ County Library

Children (with a favorite grown up) are invited to enjoy books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement activities.
 

 
@ Riverton

Preschool children are invited to the Riverton Library Story Hour every Tuesday in July at 10:30 am.  Join us for finger play, books, flannel stories and coloring. No registration is required.

 
@ Evesham

For ages 55 & over. Video games are not just for kids anymore! See what all the buzz is about. Bowling, golf, puzzle games, more! Wii generously donated by Samost Caregiver Respite Grant & JFCSSNJ.

 
@ County Library

Have you ever wondered what ’this’ button means? If you have mastered the basics of MS Word, come and discover some more features of this powerful word processor. MOUSE SKILL is required. A Burlington County Library System full-service library card or PC Access card is required to attend.

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

 
@ Mount Holly

Come join Miss Barb on Tuesday mornings for stories, music and a craft at the Burlington County Lyceum of History and Natural Sciences, formerly the Mount Holly Library.

For 2 to 5 years old kids and their caregivers.

This week's theme is blueberries.

 
@ Pemberton

Children ages 5-12 years are invited to join us for this entertaining program all about science presented by Piccirillo Sciencetelling! Registration is required to attend and begins Monday, June 23rd at 10 am.

 
@ County Library

Join us at the library for a fun-filled, hands-on hour of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) brought to you by the engineers at Lockheed Martin.  A little bit of learning, a little bit of experimenting, and a lot of fun!
 

 
@ Cinnaminson

Join Steve the Magician, Henry the Magic Rabbit, and Jules the Silly Scientist puppet as they make the library fizz and boom this summer. Join us for magic, comedy and tons of audience participation. Don't miss the fun. Registration is required and begins on Tuesday, June 24, 2014. Please register online, in person, or call the library at 856-829-9340. THIS PROGRAM IS FILLED.  PLEASE CALL TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITING LIST.  856-829-9340

 
@ Pinelands

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

Join Miss Niki, DTR, from the Shop Rite of Medford for some kid-friendly cooking. Children will sample new foods while learning about cooking, measuring, nutrition, & sharing.

FOR KIDS 4-6 YEARS OLD.     *Please let us know if your child has any food allergies.

Registration begins on Tuesday, June 24th at 10:00am.
 

 
@ Riverton

Abstract Art is a fun way to express yourself.  You just do it.  You just express yourself!  This will really be a fun class.  Local artist and yogi, Jill Croft will get the children involved in a mural that we can hang up in the library.  We'll create something to the home as well.  Suitable for children ages 8 and up!

 
@ Maple Shade

: The Peaceable Kingdom rolling petting zoo will be visiting the library on July 8th with an adorable cast of cuddly characters for children to pet and feed. The zoo is set up in the library’s parking lot. Rain date: July 15th.

 
@ Evesham

Hello Lego fanatics. Join us for sixty minutes of fun and collaboration. Legos are provided.  **Ages 6 - 12 years**

 
@ Pinelands

This program is now FULL.  Please contact us at 609-654-6113 to have your child's name put on the Wait LIst.

Do you play chess, or are you interested in learning? Join Mr. Rick & his young assistants, Michael & Ryan, for an hour of play &/or instruction. Please bring your chess set along if you have one. If not, use one of ours.

This event is for children ages 7-16.

Registration for this event begins on Tuesday June 24th at 10:00am.

 
@ County Library

Calling all Lego lovers!  Join other kids who love building creations as much as you. The library provides the LEGO blocks - you provide the imagination!

 
@ Bordentown

Do you like your monsters scary, silly or cute? Teens ages 12-18 are invited to find out! Come to the library to pick up your packet so that you can create their own monster bookmarks at home!

Registration begins June 24.
 

 
@ Evesham

Drop in anytime from 6:30 to 8:00pm and build your own robot out of magnets and recycled stuff ... as supplies last.  Stay and meet the therapy dogs from the Wagging Tales program.  **Best suited for Ages 3 & Up.**

 
@ Evesham

Come and meet Tai, Peanut, and friends from a local dog therapy group.  They visit us each month for reading and fun. Learn all kinds of interesting things about dogs, practice reading & bring your family. It's a dog-a-bration!  **All Ages Welcome**

 
@ Mount Holly

Mount Holly Bridge Club

Celebrating 44 years in the same location!

Come and join the tradition of weekly bridge playing. New players warmly welcomed.

Nominal fee.

 
@ Bordentown

This month’s book title is "Faithful Place" by Tana French. You can request copies of this title online or call the library. Come and join the conversation!

 

Tuesday, July 8, 2014