Thursday, July 24, 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
 

 
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.

 
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
@ Pemberton

Enjoy a movie every Thursday night this summer on our big screen! Popcorn will be served on a first come, first served basis. You'll be entered into a drawing for a $10 Rita's Water Ice Gift Card each time you attend a movie in July! Drawing will be held at the July 31st movie!

July Schedule:

7/3: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (Rated PG)

7/10: How to Train your Dragon (Rated PG)

7/17: The Lego Movie (Rated PG)

7/24: Meet the Robinsons (Rated G)

7/31: The Iron Giant (Rated PG)

 
@ Auditorium, County Library

Thursday, July 3 at 6:30pm  
Winter’s Tale
A burglar falls for an heiress as she dies in his arms. When he learns that he has the gift of reincarnation, he sets out to save her.  Rated PG-13.  118 minutes.

Thursday, July 10 at 7pm 
The Lunchbox
A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox.  Rated PG. 104 minutes.

Thursday, July 17 at 6:30pm 
Lone Survivor
Marcus Luttrell, a Navy Seal, and his team set out on a mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shah. After running into mountain herders and capturing them, they were left with no choice but to follow their rules of engagement or be imprisoned. Now Marcus and his team are left to fight for...

 
@ Riverton

Preschool children are invited to join in the fun every Thursday in July.  Join us for music, stories, finger play and sometimes guitar. This program is shared between Mr. Robinson and Mrs. Dunn.

 
@ County Library

Fizz, Boom, Read! Summer Time Baby Time!
Join other moms and caregivers with their babies for stories, songs, fingerplays and socialization activities.

  • Thursdays, July 10, 17, 24 & 31
  • 10:30 a.m.
  • Ages birth – 18 months
  • Siblings are welcome
  • Registration requested; walk-ins welcome
     
 
@ Bordentown

Children 18-25 months are invited to join Tumblin’ Tots for a fun time of music, movement, and tumbling as they bring their gym to us. Child and caregiver should dress comfortably.

Registration opens July 10.

 
@ Evesham

Join us for a half hour of parachute games, playtime, and fun simple yoga stretches.  Must be accompanied by a caregiver.  **Ages 2 - 4 years**

 
@ Pinelands

Come join Mr. Rick for stories of all kinds to be followed by an engaging & creative activity.

FOR KIDS 4-6 YEARS OLD. 

Registration begins on Thursday, July 10th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Pemberton

Get out of the house and ready for a half hour of music, movement and socializing for little ones 9 months and up with their caregivers. No registration necessary to attend.

 
@ Mount Holly

Come join Miss Barb on Thursday 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 and we are making catapults.

 
@ 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 Ocho, a registered therapy dog. Ocho is a lovable 4 year old German Shepherd and he 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 Thursday July 10th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Cinnaminson

Visit the library and experience live aquatic animals at this awesome science program presented by the New Jersey Academy of Aquatic Science. Registration is required and begins on Thursday, July 10, 2014. Please register in person, online, or call the library at 856-829-9340. THIS PROGRAM IS FILLED.  PLEASE CALL THE LIBRARY AT 856-829-9340 X 4 TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITING LIST. THANK YOU.

 
@ Riverton

Origami (折り紙, from ori meaning "folding", and kami meaning "paper" (kami changes to gami due to rendaku) is the traditional Japanese art of paper folding.  We will make simple origami items. If time permits everyone will leave with an couple of animals,  boat, hat, airplane and toy. 

 
@ 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 Ocho, a registered therapy dog. Ocho is a lovable 4 year old German Shepherd and he 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 Thursday July 10th 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 Ocho, a registered therapy dog. Ocho is a lovable 4 year old German Shepherd and he 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 Thursday July 10th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ County Library

Summer just isn't summer without watermelon!

Join Ms. Bridget to make a sweet watermelon!

You will be sure to use this craft as your summertime center piece all summer long, and you won't have to go a day without watermelon!!!

  • Thursday, July 24
  • 2 p.m.
  • All ages welcomed: little ones will require help from a parent
  • Supplies are limited so come early
 
@ Maple Shade

The Maple Shade Library in cooperation with the Red Cross and Walt Disney are please to present The Pillowcase Project. Children in NJ are no strangers to natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy and this program has been designed to offer children aged 8 to 11 a training in emergency preparedness. Children will receive a pillowcase to decorate and pack with emergency supplies and tips for what to do in the event of a natural disaster. The Red Cross volunteer is limiting this program to children who are 8 to 11 years old, but siblings may attend as audience members. There is also a release form for parents to sign, so if you are a camp leader or caregiver please contact Miss Kristie ahead of time for the forms. kwinks@bcls.lib.nj.us Photos/videos will be taken during the program for Red Cross training purposes. This is a pilot program and the...

 
@ 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 Ocho, a registered therapy dog. Ocho is a lovable 4 year old German Shepherd and he 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 Thursday July 10th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Burlington

Do you love Lego Building Blocks? Join us for Lego play this Thursday!! We will provide the Legos, so you only need to bring your imagination.
Seating is limited! Call to reserve your seat at (609) 396-1273 or go online at www.librarycompanyofburlington.org
Children 10 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

 

 
@ Pinelands

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

Yoga Pretzels is a fun and vibrant way to get kids bending, breathing, twisting, and stretching. Kids will find their connection with the Universe though playful poses, such as Rabbit, Dog, Camel, River, Stone, Star, and more! Kids will generate warmth and energy within and translate it into the world around them through a series of Sun Salutations. Guided meditation at the end of the session will help kids develop focus, self-awareness, and a sense of calm.

Please be sure to have the children:

 
@ Pinelands

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

Please join us with Babita Kapoor, a registered Shakti Om Yoga instructor, to learn Yoga’s ancient science of breath control and re-energize your body and mind; learn self awareness techniques through posture and breathing; learn meditation techniques to help with insomnia and fatigue, and much more...

  • Wear comfortable, breathable clothes.
  • Bring a yoga mat if you have one.

Registration starts on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

 
@ Pemberton

Join us to learn new skills. Bring you own sewing machine with instruction book and sewing accessories.

Project materials provided. Registration is required.

 

 
@ Maple Shade

Join Chelsey Smith for a class whose exercises enhance postural alignment, coordination, strength, and flexibility.

 
@ County Library

Come read Bartholemew and the Oobleck with Miss Doneanne.  Make your own oobleck after!
 

 
@ Bordentown

Teens ages 12-18 are invited to this program where we will be repurposing magazines into creative art that you can take home!

Registration begins July 10.

 

Thursday, July 24, 2014