Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Empower your job search with knowledge about employers, jobs, and industries.  Learn to write your best resume and prepare for an interview.  Get up to speed on key computer software like Word, Excel, Publisher, and Access.  It’s all at your library! 
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Many well-known authors were born in the month of June. As an interesting end of the year activity, teachers may want to read and discuss their books in the classroom. In doing so, students may be inclined to checkout other books by the author over the summer.  Additionally, creating a classroom...
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Today's storytime was all about the wonderful world of bugs!  Children ages 3-4 listened to stories and sang songs about the creepy and the crawly, the slimy and the shiny, and the bright and beautiful bugs we find in our own backyard!  We ended storytime with a bumblebee craft that used our...
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
As June rapidly approaches, students are looking forward to the end of the school year. With summer vacation in mind, it may be difficult to keep students engaged and learning. BCLS has compiled a list of online sources that will inspire you to create interesting end of the year lessons!
Monday, May 27, 2013
Jobseeking?  Ramp up your marketability!  Arm yourself with compelling knowledge about the employers and industries you are targeting.  Market research will help you find potential employers and give a strong interview.  It enables you to understand and ultimately articulate the value you have to...
Thursday, May 23, 2013
We love Pinkalicious at the Evesham Library!  We read Pink's newest adventure, Emeraldalicious, which is a magical tale about flowers, rhymes, & using your imagination to turn trash in treasure.  After making our own magic wands with sticks & recycled craft supplies, we imagined our own "...
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Children ages 3-4 used their imaginations and pretended they were all different characters at our Imagination storytime this morning!  We read some great stories that promoted creative thinking, including, It's a Tiger,  Andrew Drew and Drew, Not a Box, and It Looked like Spilt Milk.  At the end,...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
May is National Inventors Month. During this time the innovative individuals that improved our lives with their creative inventions are celebrated! Teachers, this would be a fun, interesting topic to conclude the school year.
Monday, May 20, 2013
May is "Get Caught Reading Month"! This is a nationwide campaign to remind people of all ages how much it is to read! Here at the Pinelands Branch, we have been on the lookout to catch people reading all month long. If we catch you reading, you might even get a little prize. Last week, we caught...
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Splish, splash I was taking a bath... at the library!  Children ages 3-4 had fun at our bathtime storytime today.  We read stories about bathtubs, bubbles and a bear who wouldn't take a bath!  We ended our storytime by dancing to some great bath songs with scarves and making music with rhythm...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Many high school and college students across the county are in the midst of final exams and projects. During this stressful time, students may be looking for a quiet place to work. Several of the BCLS locations contain quiet study rooms; which are great for studying, working on projects and group...
Monday, May 6, 2013
May 6th commences National Teacher Appreciation Week. During this time, communities around the nation honor the hardworking teachers who provide valuable educations to students of all ages. Don’t forget, May 7th is National Teacher Day!
Monday, May 6, 2013
On Saturday, May 4th, the Pemberton Community Library hosted a Star Wars party! Kids were invited to participate in a scavenger hunt that took them across the galaxy in search of all their favorite characters from the Star Wars films. They also navigated the swamps of Naboo and delicately passed...
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Growing up there seemed to be westerns on our one and only television regularly and usually they starred either The Duke (for you younger folk that’s John Wayne), Lee Marvin or Clint Eastwood.   Now I have no memory of actually watching these movies, but just by being in the vicinity of them they...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
May 7th is National Teacher Day. On this day, communities and schools honor the teachers that enrich the lives and educations of students. To learn how your school and community can commemorate the event visit the National Teacher Day page on the National Education Association website!  

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