Friday, January 10, 2014
The Sherlock Holmes universe is abuzz. The third season of the popular BBC rendition of Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock, will be airing soon on television and resolve the cliffhanger that ended season 2.
Friday, January 10, 2014
Ever felt that you should brush up on your history? If you have, then here's some new, popular history books for you to choose from. The library has a great collection of history books to help you get started or to get you back in the swing of things. Also, check out an earlier post on History...
Thursday, January 9, 2014
First, read the article: If you think you might like to read some of the books pictured and/or mentioned in the article, here are the links:
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Now that we're into the second week of the new year, it's time to set those resolutions into motion. We have plenty of books, CDs, and DVDs to help you achieve your personal goals and stick to your resolutions.
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
BCLS would like to wish Burlington County educators a wonderful 2014. As a reminder, BCLS has a variety of valuable materials and services available to teachers and school media specialists. This includes school visits, class tours, and our new Classroom Assistant. For more information, check out...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
The Pemberton Community Library is hosting the Burlington County Art Guild's Annual Winter Member's Exhibit.
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Zora Neale Hurston was a writer and anthropologist during the Harlem Renaissance. Check out her biography to read about her extraordinary life, or read one of her many influential writings; her most famous novel is Their Eyes Were Watching God.
Thursday, January 2, 2014
A collection of vibrant mixed media works on canvas by local artist, Sherry Dellaria-McGrath are on display at the Burlington County Library's art gallery from January 3 through February 28, 2014. All artwork is available for purchase. There will be an opportunity to meet the artist during a...
Saturday, December 28, 2013
eReaders (like the Nook and Kindle) make great holiday gifts, but if you're stuck on how to get started, here's some good news. We have thousands of free eBooks and audiobooks to choose from, along with help to get you started!
Friday, December 27, 2013
During the winter break, you may be be looking for fun activities for your child. Check out the Scholastic page "Keep Skills Sharp During Winter Break" for ideas. These activities will also help your child transition back to school work.
Sunday, December 22, 2013
The Nintendo Wii offers a plethora of gaming experiences across multiple genres and with over 125 games to choose from, the BCLS has you covered.  Bringing a room full of friends or family together is something that the Wii does better than any other console, whether it be on a virtual dance floor...
Friday, December 20, 2013
If you're eagerly awaiting Season 4 of Downton Abbey, here are some books and DVDs to keep you busy until January 5th.
Thursday, December 19, 2013
On Wednesday, December 18th Headquarters hosted a Toddlers and Twos Santa Storytime. During the program we read Santa stories, sang winter songs and played with sleigh bells. Following the readings we put on a reindeer marionette show and made a Santa craft. Please visit our Online Events Calendar...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
On Monday, December 16th Headquarters hosted a Holiday Storytime for children ages 4 to 6. During the program we read gingerbread man stories, sang winter songs, and played  a snowman game toss. Following the program attendees were treated to a gingerbread treat and  craft. On Monday, February 10th...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Congratulations to Kimberly Stewart for being the 1,000th person to like our Facebook page! Kimberly will win a gift basket of prizes from the Burlington County Library System! Our additional winners are Monica Dennler & Bob Mode. They will also receive prizes for all of the likes, comments and...