Tuesday, July 29, 2014

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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
 

 
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!

 
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.

 
Constellation Scavenger Hunt Pemberton

All ages are invited to check in at the Children's Information Desk to pick up an answer sheet and hunt around the library to locate & identify constellations from July 28th-August 1st. All correct answers will be entered into a drawing to win a prize at the end of the week! No registration is required 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.

 

 
@ Evesham

 

     Join Ms. Mary for Time for Twos and Threes where you'll enjoy stories, songs and a simple craft on

Tuesday, July 29 at 10:30 a.m.  Children should be accompanied by an adult.

 

 
@ Riverton

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

 
@ County Library

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

 
@ 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 dolphins.

 
@ Cinnaminson

Kids will create gloop together, a mixture of cornstarch and water, which can't be identified as a solid or a liquid; it seems to be a little of both! Gloop can get messy, so wear old clothes and join us for the fun! Registration is required and begins on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Please register online, in person, or call the library at 856-829-9340.

 
@ County Library

Make budgeting your household expenses quick and easy using a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet in this beginner's Excel class.  PLEASE BRING A LIST OF EXPENSES AND A FLASH DRIVE TO CLASS.  Must be familiar with Microsoft Word and email.  A Burlington County Library System full-service library card or PC Access card is required to attend.

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

 
@ Riverton

Pam Newitt, a naturalist, will bring all kinds of flowers, and leaves and twigs, etc. to inspire us to create. Not only will we see how nature is a wonderful artist, but we will use it in our own creations.  Children get to let their imaginations run wild in this workshop!

 
@ Bordentown

Bring the competition to this fun summer-time themed “arcade”.  Enjoy refreshments as the games heat up!

 
@ Pinelands

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

Join our Lego Club for creativity and imagination in action. Kids can work individually or in teams to create this week’s challenge. The theme will be revealed at the Lego Club session. Please DO NOT bring your own Legos.

FOR KIDS 7-12 YEARS OLD.

Registration  for this event begins on Tuesday July 15th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Pinelands

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

Join our Lego Club for creativity and imagination in action. Kids can work individually or in teams to create this week’s challenge. The theme will be revealed at the Lego Club session. Please DO NOT bring your own Legos.

FOR KIDS 7-12 YEARS OLD.

Registration  for this event begins on Tuesday July 15th at 10:00am.

 

 
@ Evesham

Calling all artists ... Kids ages 5 - 10 will explore and learn while using their imaginations to create their own framed masterpiece. **Ages 5 - 10 years**    Sponsored by the Friends of the Evesham Library!

 
@ Pemberton

Talk to other teens about books you've been reading! Join us for pizza and a movie while talking about this month's chosen book, Life as we knew it by Susan Pfeffer. Books are chosen by the Teen Advisory Board members. Registration is not necessary, but no registration = no pizza! Grades 6-12. Sound like something you want to read? Get your library card ready to put a request on it through our online card catalog.

 
@ County Library

Put on your PJs and bring your favorite stuffed animal friend to enjoy themed stories and a small craft with Miss Doneanne. 
 

 
@ County Library

Preserving the Harvest

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. The canner will also discuss equipment, safety issues and concerns, resources for recipes and instruction and recommended tips.

  All are welcome. No registration required.

 
@ 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.

 
@ Cinnaminson

Let's learn Spanish together! Bring the whole family to enjoy cuentos/stories, canciones/songs, and manualidades/crafts. Registration is required and begins on Tuesday, July 10, 2014. Please register online, in person, or call the library at 856-829-9340.

 

Tuesday, July 29, 2014