Location: County Library
Thursday, February 23, 2017
The Burlington County Library System is so lucky to have a team with wide-ranging knowledge and diverse interests. While many customers may know the names and faces of librarians at their local branch, we want to take the time to introduce more of our staff from around the system. So, each month we...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
February is Library Lovers Month and BCLS is celebrating by shining the spotlight on our many Friends of the Library groups. Who are the Friends of the Library? The County Library and many of the branches are lucky to have active members of the community who support our libraries and the...
Location: County Library
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Launching and running a business can get lonely and when you’re facing a challenge, it can get tougher. Luckily, connecting with an expert can energize you to push through to the next level. Want an instant boost to your business know-how? Attend our free event March 6, 6:30 pm at the County...
Location: Evesham
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Attend a story time with a child and you may see picture books, puppets, parachute play, singing, crafts, and more. Public libraries work hard to create welcoming environments for families to come together for fun experiences. Best of all, underneath this vibrant, colorful surface, learning is...
Location: County Library
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Tantalize by Cynthia Leitich-Smith was published. This “dark fantasy” YA novel rode in on the vampire trend that was just gaining momentum in 2007, but offered more colorful characters and a spunkier heroine than the ever-popular Twilight series. The story centers around Quincie Morris, a 17-year-...
Location: Pinelands
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
On Valentine's Day, the Pinelands Library celebrated its 45th anniversary, with a rich history that stretches back many decades! While the Burlington County Library opened in 1921, branch libraries are a more recent development. Library “stations" housed small collections of books and were staffed...
Location: County Library
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
BCLS is excited to introduce “Community Stories,” an exploration of personal tales and life journeys from fascinating residents of Burlington County. The series kicks off Wednesday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. when Documentarian Steve Besserman appears in the auditorium at the County Library to host a...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Valentine's day is right around the corner and your sweetheart is sure to love something you made yourself. Follow along with the steps below and you'll see how to create a bookmark and valentine card for that special someone. Homemade gifts are the best and these projects are simple, easy ways to...
Location: Bordentown, County Library, Maple Shade
Monday, February 6, 2017
But first, perhaps you might be wondering what exactly a VOX Book is? Well, it’s a new read-along book that’s equipped with an audio box that will read aloud to children while they follow along. Not only that, but books are enhanced with music and noises. Each book uses a jingle or a sound that...
Location: Bordentown, Maple Shade
Thursday, February 2, 2017
February is a month for romance and what better way to celebrate then by going on a blind date... with a book! We guarantee that you don't have to put too much thought into what to wear and there will be no fear of awkwardness. It will be just you and a good book. During the month of February,...

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