Wednesday, July 9, 2014

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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
 

 
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.

 
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!

 
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
@ Pemberton

Join us for stories, a simple craft and play time together during either Wednesday session! For children 18 months & up. Must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registration is requested, but not required. 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 cancelations.

 
@ Evesham

Join us for a "who dunnit?" storytime.  Listen to stories, riddles, a craft and stay for a mystery scavenger hunt.  **Ages 3 - 6 years**

 
@ County Library

Join moms and caregivers with their toddlers for stories, songs, finger plays and socialization activities.
 

 
@ Pinelands

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

Toddlers are invited to join Mr. Rick for stories, songs, and a craft or activity!

FOR KIDS 2-3 YEARS OLD.

Registration begins on Wednesday, June 25th at 10:00am.

 
@ Evesham

Drop in anytime between 10:30am - 12:30pm for a Mystery Scavenger Hunt.  It is the game of Clue brought to life! Small treat or prize given to all participants.  **Best for ages 3 & Up**

 
@ Pemberton

Join us for stories, a simple craft and play time together during either Wednesday session! For children 18 months & up. Must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registration is requested, but not required. 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 cancelations.

 
@ Pemberton

The Reading Buddies Program is designed to encourage reading and build self-esteem. Children in grades PreK-3 that need reading practice will be paired with an eager teen volunteer for 30 minute sessions. Reading sessions are available at the Pemberton Library on Wednesdays between 1-3 pm & Fridays between 1-5 pm. The program will run July 2nd-August 29th, participation permitted. Registration is required to attend. Contact Miss Theresa with any questions: tprezios@bcls.lib.nj.us or 609-893-8262.

 
@ Pemberton

The Reading Buddies Program is designed to encourage reading and build self-esteem. Children in grades PreK-3 that need reading practice will be paired with an eager teen volunteer for 30 minute sessions. Reading sessions are available at the Pemberton Library on Wednesdays between 1-3 pm & Fridays between 1-5 pm. The program will run July 2nd-August 29th, participation permitted. Registration is required to attend. Contact Miss Theresa with any questions: tprezios@bcls.lib.nj.us or 609-893-8262.

 
@ Cinnaminson

Meet Roller Roo from the International Sports Center in Mt. Laurel and enjoy stories, games, crafts, prizes, and loads of fun! Registration is required and begins on Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Please register in person, online, or call the library at 856-829-9340

 
@ Burlington

Fizz Boom Read & Craft Time – Story & craft time are for ages 5 – 10 and begins at 2pm. *all children must be accompanied by a parent, who must stay with their child. *Limited seating and registration is required.

 
@ Pemberton

The Reading Buddies Program is designed to encourage reading and build self-esteem. Children in grades PreK-3 that need reading practice will be paired with an eager teen volunteer for 30 minute sessions. Reading sessions are available at the Pemberton Library on Wednesdays between 1-3 pm & Fridays between 1-5 pm. The program will run July 2nd-August 29th, participation permitted. Registration is required to attend. Contact Miss Theresa with any questions: tprezios@bcls.lib.nj.us or 609-893-8262.

 
@ Maple Shade

Join Mr. Jon in a battle for supremacy in Rockband! Show your skills in a tournament style rock competition on the Wii. Rock on!

 
@ Pemberton

The Reading Buddies Program is designed to encourage reading and build self-esteem. Children in grades PreK-3 that need reading practice will be paired with an eager teen volunteer for 30 minute sessions. Reading sessions are available at the Pemberton Library on Wednesdays between 1-3 pm & Fridays between 1-5 pm. The program will run July 2nd-August 29th, participation permitted. Registration is required to attend. Contact Miss Theresa with any questions: tprezios@bcls.lib.nj.us or 609-893-8262.

 
@ Maple Shade

Do you play chess? Are you interested in sharpening your skills or learning new methods of play?  Join us for a brand new event that invites players of all ages and skill levels for friendly competition.

 
@ Riverton

No this isn't a Zombie program!  Pam Newitt from Nature by the Yard brings live and preserved specimens, as well as puppets and other artifacts to explore the amazing diversity of the insect world.  Come find out what role these diverse and fascinating creatures play in the balance of nature. Kids will get up close and personal with these fascinating creatures and they will never look at them the same way again. 

 
@ County Library

Are you truly prepared for a disaster?
This Burlington County Office of Emergency Management Disaster Preparedness presentation will education you about the natural disasters that affect Burlington County. This program is a great way to increase your own preparedness and safety level, while also educating your family, workplace, and your community. Through this presentation, we hope you will be informed, make a plan, and build a kit.   Free. No registration required.

 
@ Pinelands

Calling all Poets! Looking for help on the writing, publishing, and other how-tos of poetry? Let award-winning poet Anna Evans offer advice and tips. Ms. Evans' works have appeared in the Harvard Review, Atlanta Review, Rattle, and 32 Poems.

*Registration Required. Part of the Summer Reading Program series.

 
@ Bordentown

Children ages 5 and older and invited to take a step back into history and explore the life of Benjamin Franklin! This interactive program will bring an inside look on the living history of one our country's founding fathers.

Registration begins June 25th.

 
@ Cinnaminson

Reading, Eating, Action, & Death is our first ever teen magazine created by YOU. Are you an artist? Photographer? Writer? Have a lot to say? Then join us as we continue to create our fourth issue. Snacks will be served. Registration is not required.

 

Wednesday, July 9, 2014