Tuesday, July 22, 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.

 
Sundial Make-n-Take Craft Pemberton

Drop in anytime during the library's open hours to make a paper sundial in the Children's Area July 21st-25th. No registration necessary. Craft materials will be available until supplies last. All ages are welcome.

 
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

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

Registration begins July 8

 
@ 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.

 
@ Mount Holly

The Burlington County Gardeners Association will sponsor a Preserving the Harvest Workshop. Learn to preserve the summer's bounty and stretch your grocery dollars. An FDA Certified Canner will present information about several types of canning (hot water bath, pressure canning and refrigerator canning) as well as dehydration and freezing techniques. Equipment, safety issues and concerns, resources for recipes and instruction and recommended tips will also be discussed. This workshop is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

 
@ Pemberton

Children's ages 4-7 years can get moving with Zumba! Join us for this energetic movement program! Registration is required to attend and begins on Monday, July 7th at 10am.

 
@ County Library

Health screenings are conducted by Lourdes Wellness Center and held the 4th Tuesday of every month.

 
@ 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 pirates.

 
@ Maple Shade

Missing this storytime “does not compute”. Hear stories and play games all about robots. Make a cool new friend to take home with you!

 
@ Pemberton

Children's ages 8-12 years can get moving with Zumba! Join us for this energetic movement program! Registration is required to attend and begins on Monday, July 7th at 10am.

 
@ Bordentown

Dogs love to listen to stories too! Enjoy reading to “Shasta” the certified “Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dog”!  Some of the benefits of reading to dogs include building self-esteem and increasing literacy skills.  All reading levels are welcome.

Slots are for 15 minutes.

Registration begins July 8.

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

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

Calling all  artists! Kids will explore their own creativity and learn new techniques while using their imaginations to create their own framed masterpiece.

FOR KIDS 4-6 YEARS OLD.

Registration begins on Tuesday July 8th at 10:00am.

 
@ Auditorium, County Library

We know you have always wanted to figure out how planes fly!  This is the show that can teach you!  Kids will be amazed at the awesome properties of air pressure and what they can do to a roll of toilet paper.  Amazing answers await within the “Up, Up, and Away” show!

  • Brought to you through the generosity of the Friends of the Burlington County Library, Inc.
     
 
@ Riverton

Experiment with watercolors, oil pastels and water soluble crayons while you let your creativity flow.  Participants will create one of a kind mixed media works of art to bring home.

 
@ Bordentown

Dogs love to listen to stories too! Enjoy reading to “Shasta” the certified “Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dog”!  Some of the benefits of reading to dogs include building self-esteem and increasing literacy skills.  All reading levels are welcome.

Slots are for 15 minutes.

Registration begins July 8.

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

 
@ Bordentown

Dogs love to listen to stories too! Enjoy reading to “Shasta” the certified “Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dog”!  Some of the benefits of reading to dogs include building self-esteem and increasing literacy skills.  All reading levels are welcome.

Slots are for 15 minutes.

Registration begins July 8.

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

 
@ Bordentown

Dogs love to listen to stories too! Enjoy reading to “Shasta” the certified “Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dog”!  Some of the benefits of reading to dogs include building self-esteem and increasing literacy skills.  All reading levels are welcome.

Slots are for 15 minutes.

Registration begins July 8.

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

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

Calling all  artists! Kids will explore their own creativity and learn new techniques while using their imaginations to create their own framed masterpiece.

FOR KIDS 7-12 YEARS OLD.

Registration begins on Tuesday July 8th at 10:00am.

 
@ County Library

Join Mr. Dennis in learning how to create a variety of paper airplanes.  Once you have created a few planes a contest will be held to test which plane flies the farthest.
 

 
@ 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.

 
@ Evesham

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! Sponsored by the Friends of the Evesham Library

Specifically for students going into 6th through 8th grades.

 
@ Cinnaminson

Parents and children please read "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl. Join us in a lively discussion about the story and concoct your own chocolate treat to eat. Seating is limited. Registration is required and begins on Tuesday, July 8, 2014. Please register online, in person, or call the library at 856-829-9340. Only children need to register.

 

Tuesday, July 22, 2014