Date

Mad Science: Moving Motions (Ages 6-12)

Kids

Discover Newton's three laws of motion with hands-on activities.  Send crash test dummies flying, drop plastic eggs to see which lands first, and create action-reaction forces as mini rockets launch through the air.  http://wnj.madscience.org.

Thu, Jul. 28 (1:30pm)

Writer's Critique Group

Adult

Have you always wanted to write and sell a book? Have you started or finished your first draft? Bring along your work-in-progress for a helpful and inspiring group critique.

Thu, Jul. 28 (6:00pm)

Tai Chi

Adult, Seniors

This is a beginner’s course in Qigong and Tai Chi, slow, gentle forms of exercise that help increase energy, flexibility, balance and body awareness. Those who suffer from bad posture, stiff joints, tension and instability should find the course especially helpful.

Fri, Jul. 29 (10:30am)

Reading Dogs

Kids

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make new furry friends by reading aloud to registered therapy dogs.   These dogs love to hear a good story, and reading to dogs has been shown to increase literacy skills and confidence in children. Come see what it’s all about!

Mon, Aug. 1 (2:00pm)

Book Cafe

Adult, Book Club

Gather with other book lovers to discuss your favorite books!  In our August meeting, we’ll be having a book café.  Let’s talk about what you have read recently.  Get ideas about what you might like to read next.  Please bring along a book you’ve enjoyed. Munch on goodies, chat and relax.

Mon, Aug. 1 (7:00pm)

Little Builders (Ages 3-6)

Kids

Come and build at the library! We have several fun STEM kits like Marble Run, Duplos, and more! Registration is required and begins on July 19, 2016.  Please register online, in person, or call the library at 856-829-9340.  Please register each child individually.

Tue, Aug. 2 (10:30am)

Abrakadoodle (Ages 7-12)

Kids

Get ready, get set, PAINT!  Create a mixed media still-life fruit scene inspired by the work of master artist, Paul Cezanne.  Registration is required and begins on July 20, 2016.  Please register online, in person, or call the library at 856-829-9340.  Please register each child individually.

Wed, Aug. 3 (1:30pm)

Technology: Vacation Planning

Adult, Seniors

 Are you planning a vacation this summer? Your library can help. We'll talk about resources that are in our catalog and in our databases, as well as some interesting websites that can help you plan and save money.

Thu, Aug. 4 (3:00pm)

Grief Support Group

Adult, Seniors

 

Thu, Aug. 4 (6:00pm)

Tai Chi

Adult, Seniors

This is a beginner’s course in Qigong and Tai Chi, slow, gentle forms of exercise that help increase energy, flexibility, balance and body awareness. Those who suffer from bad posture, stiff joints, tension and instability should find the course especially helpful.

Fri, Aug. 5 (10:30am)

Colorful Conversations: Conversation Starters

Adult, Seniors

“Colorful Conversations” is a coloring program for adults. Coloring has been proven to have educational, relaxing and stress reducing health benefits for everyone. Join us for great discussions with guests, philosophical musings and coloring!

Fri, Aug. 5 (2:00pm)

Reading Dogs

Kids

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make new furry friends by reading aloud to registered therapy dogs.   These dogs love to hear a good story, and reading to dogs has been shown to increase literacy skills and confidence in children. Come see what it’s all about!

Mon, Aug. 8 (2:00pm)

Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Ages 12-18

Teen

Join other teens and discuss ideas for activities and programs that would attract teens to the library.  Discuss books you are currently reading.  Meeting time counts toward volunteer hours.  Snacks will be served.  Registration is required and begins on July 26, 2016.  Please register in person,

Tue, Aug. 9 (7:00pm)

Eyes of the Wild: End of Summer Party (Ages 4-12)

Kids

"Are you as agile as a Chinchilla or as strong as a Burmese Python?"  Come join Eyes of the Wild for survival of the fittest and maybe you will find out!  Registration is required and begins on July 27, 2016.  Please register online, in person, or call the library at 856-829-9340.  Please registe

Wed, Aug. 10 (1:00pm)

The British Occupation of Philadelphia During the Revolution

Adult, Seniors, Teen

It is September 1777. The War for American Independence, in its second year, is in an uneasy stalemate. The Continental Army, led by General George Washington, scored two successes in late 1776 with victories at Trenton and Princeton.

Thu, Aug. 11 (6:45pm)

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