Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Break out the flashlights and hide under your covers, it’s All Hallows Read! Throughout the month of October, we share our favorite stories. Some are scary, some are funny and others are creepy classics! There will be stories for children, teens and adults to listen to at home while munching candy...
Monday, October 2, 2017
"...and remember, the next scream you hear could be your own!” – Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds Welcome back to our continuing series on literary genres! In past months, we delved into magical realism and science fiction. This month, as the nights grow longer and colder and spookier, we’ll take a...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Ever walked through the Fiction section of the Children’s Area and wondered why there were two different beginnings to call numbers: JF and TF? Junior Fiction and Teen Fiction are sometimes interfiled in the Children’s Area at the Burlington County Library and our branches because of their...
Monday, September 25, 2017
Fall is in the air and we have lots of fun ideas to keep your kids reading and exploring this pumpkin-spiced season. Curated by our very own youth services librarians, these hand-selected activities are perfect for ages 11 and younger. So, skip all that online searching and go straight to Beanstack...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Imagine you’re visiting your local library, looking for your favorite book or the newest recommendation from a friend. Now imagine you discover it has been removed from the library after being challenged by someone who decided it was obscene or vulgar. How would you feel? Angry? Indignant? For many...