Friday, March 15, 2013
Yesterday, kids at the Pinelands Branch got to practice their reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to Ocho, a registered therapy dog. Ocho is a lovable 3 year old German Shepherd and he loves to hear a good story. Reading to dogs has been shown in increase literacy skills and... Read More...
Thursday, March 14, 2013
BCLS has noticed that Rancocas Valley Regional High School hosts French, Spanish and Italian language clubs. In order to build upon foreign language skills, the library has provided a list of educational and recreational resources to assist with the learning process. Whether you need to practice... Read More...
Thursday, March 14, 2013
1941 and Collateral are two very different movies. The first is an ensemble comedy about the chaos that ensued after the United States began its involvement in World War II. The second is a thriller which progresses over the course of one night, in which a taxi driver picks up one very interesting... Read More...
Thursday, March 14, 2013
The New Jersey Theatre Alliance and Burlington County Library will present Centenary Stage Company’s production of If You Give a Pig a Pancake on Saturday, March 16th at 2:00pm. This event is part of The Stages Festival, an annual statewide program that provides discounted and free theatre... Read More...
Thursday, March 14, 2013
As I start this post I am faced with the challenge of describing an indescribable sitcom. You see, it’s not like I can just say, “Arrested Development is a show about nothing.” I can’t even say that the show is about the difficulties of living with a dysfunctional family. The Bluth’s are much worse... Read More...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
If you’ve been waiting for the process of checking out our library eBooks to become as simple as "See Book-Read Book" right in your web browser then welcome to OverDrive READ-the Next Generation of eBooks.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Scott Homan is trapped by his opponent  in an intense game of Chess at the Cinnaminson Branch Library. If you would like to join Scott, and other players, in this thought provoking battle of wits on a chess board, you may join them twice a month in the Youth Services meeting room. Check the... Read More...
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Monsters were the theme for this week's 3-4 year old storytime.  We stomped, snorted and sang like monsters, and read some great books about these creepy creatures!  We ended by using our imagination to create one-of-a-kind monsters with play-doh, googly eyes and pipe cleaners!
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
March marks the annual observation of Women’s History Month. During this time, the contributions of women to society and history are honored throughout the world. BCLS has created a list of valuable resources to assist teachers and students with research and lessons. American Women's History
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Sexual assault against senior citizens is one form of domestic violence that is rarely recognized or acknowledged. Would you know the risk factors or warning signs, so that you could protect a parent, a family member or friend? Are you concerned that someone you know is vulnerable to assault?
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
"Creative Imagination" is a small exhibition of oil and acrylic paintings created by artist, Louise Burkhardt.  The still life and landscape paintings will be on view in the  Burlington County Library's art gallery from March 4 through March 28. Several of the artist's works can be purchased... Read More...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Every Monday and Wednesday Headquarters offers math tutoring with Miss Phyllis and Miss Margaret. They are in the Youth Services department from 10 am to 5 pm. This service is offered during the school year until June 12, 2013. On July 8, 2013 the summer schedule begins. Registration is not... Read More...
Friday, March 1, 2013
From time to time, librarians get to revel in the glory that is their library system. They get to celebrate and jump for joy because people are talking about cool programming, a great book club selection, or even the pleasing aesthetics of a brand new addition.
Friday, March 1, 2013
Download & print or share our new March Events for children and teens!
Friday, March 1, 2013
BCLS has taken notice to the fact that Westampton Middle School has a “Get Green” club. Students that participated in this club may wish to continue learning about nature, and all things green, once the club concludes in March. Since the club centers on nature related activities, BCLS has compiled... Read More...

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