Date

The Franklin Institute presents: Heroes of Flight

Teen, Kids, Family

Explore the stories of some of our fantastical real-life heroes of flight. From Leonardo da Vinci and Amelia Earhart to the Wright Brothers and the space shuttle, we will learn about the brave men and women who contributed to what we know about the science of flight.

Thu, Jul. 30 (2:00pm)

Pony Club at the Library

Kids, Maker Camp

Attention horse-lovers ages 9 and up, we’ll be having Pony Club at the Library this summer on Thursday afternoons at 2 pm, starting July 2.  We’ll be talking about everything related to horses, including your favorite horse books, and doing horse-related crafts and activities.

Thu, Jul. 30 (2:00pm)

Super Hero Club

Kids

Design your own comic book.  Defeat supervillains by completing an obstacle course.  Have a duel battle with other super heroes and villains! Obstacle course battle will be on the last day of the program.

Thu, Jul. 30 (6:00pm)

Tween Super Hero / Comic Hairbows

Kids, Maker Camp

Join Miss Doneanne and make a hairbow.  Attendees will have a choice of making duct tape comic book bows or felt gamer-inspired bows.  Some games represented include Mario Bros., Pokemon, and Legend of Zelda.

Thu, Jul. 30 (6:00pm)

Thursday at the Theater

Adult, Film

July 2 at 7pm – Belle - Rated PG.  104 minutes
The mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle in 18th century England.

Thu, Jul. 30 (7:00pm)

Dancing at the Library

Adult

Dancing is Back!  Join this group of enthusiastic and Energetic adults for a fun, freeform dance class.

Fri, Jul. 31 (10:30am)

Jimmy and the Parrots

Adult, Teen, Kids, Family, Music

Grab your beach chair, your suntan oil, and your favorite drink, and get ready for a trip to the islands with the ultimate tribute to Jimmy Buffett.

Fri, Jul. 31 (7:00pm)

Computers for Beginners

Adult, Computer

Learn the basics of personal computer hardware and software and how to work in a Windows environment. In addition, you will learn the 3 basic mouse skills---point, click, and scroll. A Burlington County Library System full-service library card is required to attend.

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Sat, Aug. 1 (9:30am)

Fandom Fest

Adult, Teen, Maker Camp

Great galaxies!  It’s Burlington County Library’s first ever Fandom Fest on Saturday, August 1, from 1-4 pm.  Come celebrate your favorite fandom, whether it’s comics, anime, Doctor Who or gaming.  Retro and tabletop gaming, costuming workshop, Doctor Who trivia contest, the Dating Game cosplay-s

Sat, Aug. 1 (1:00pm)

Simply The Best

Adult, Kids, Teen, Family, Music

Suzette Dorsey as Tina Turner, has dazzled audiences from Las Vegas and Atlantic City to Europe and Japan!

Sat, Aug. 1 (7:00pm)

Library Hounds

Kids

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make new furry friends by reading aloud to registered therapy dogs from the volunteer group Happy Tails.  These dogs love to hear a good story, and reading to dogs has been shown to increase literacy skills and confidence in children.  Com

Mon, Aug. 3 (10:30am)

Baby Time

Kids

Babies (with a favorite adult/s) are invited to enjoy books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and socialization activities. Siblings, Grandparents and other family members are welcome.

Mon, Aug. 3 (11:00am)

Maker Camp Orientation

Kids, Teen, Maker Camp

Join us at the library or online as we learn about aerodynamics and apply that knowledge as we craft our own gliders!

Every Monday at 11:00am, we have camper orientation for that week of Maker Camp. We'll reveal some of the projects we'll be working on and learn something from professional makers on the big screen! Following orientation, campers will be invited to take part in a maker activity and challenges that will test their creative thinking skills. If you have a smartphone or tablet, bring it along to take pictures and share the fun online with friends, family and the maker community!

Mon, Aug. 3 (11:00am)

NEW BC Kid Fit

Kids

The Burlington County Health Department is offering free health education and fitness classes for kids ages 8-12 as part of their "BC Energyzd" program.  Learn ways to promote good habits , improve academic performance  and better self esteem .  Show up ready to learn, work-out and have fun!  Be

Mon, Aug. 3 (2:00pm)

Social Knitting

Adult, Teen

This knitting group is for people who know how to knit, and would like to socialize, knit and offer occasional helpful hints and fresh ideas to fellow knitters.  Participants are asked to bring light colored 4-ply yarn and short size  9 or 10 knitting needles. 

Tue, Aug. 4 (10:30am)

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