Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Have you read the popular book Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline? Find out more about this period of American history with our books and DVDs.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Learn all about Anne Frank at the County Library! Interact with entries from her diary and find out how much of an impact her words have made on history.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
The paintings of local artist, Elizabeth Kirby are on display at the Burlington County Library's art gallery from January 5 through January 31, 2015. The exhibit includes vibrant mixed media and acrylic paintings by the artist.  All artwork is available for purchase. There will be an opportunity to...
Monday, January 5, 2015
The cold weather has arrived, but don't let that stop you from enjoying nature, either indoors or outdoors. Check out this list of nature programs throughout Burlington County!
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
On Wednesday, December 31st, Headquarters hosted a New Year's Eve masquerade ball and dance party for children under eight. Participants created glittery masks, danced to festive tunes, and enjoyed snacks.  Children then counted down to noon and celebrated with a New Year’s “Toast”.  We closed the...
Monday, December 29, 2014
Each year, we look back at the top circulating items throughout the system. It's an exciting way to see what people have been reading & watching over the past 365 days!
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
It's the most wonderful time of the year...to find a new book to read! Why? Because all the "Best of" lists have been published.
Friday, December 19, 2014
Last night, the library brought Stop Motion Animation to the BCLS kiosk at the Moorestown Mall! Several creative kids made videos while others learned the techniques and watched the magic happen. This time, we demonstrated the basics of animation using hand-drawn illustrations!
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Professional Storyteller Denise McCormack arrived in her hand made Mrs. Clause costume last night at 7:00 p.m. for the second annual Family Holiday Night. Children ages 3 and up were mesmerized by her retelling of holiday stories and were treated to hot chocolate and gingerbread cookies afterward!...
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Children ages 3-6 years old had fun making a count down to Christmas craft with Miss Aimee on Tuesday, December 16th at 10:30 a.m. After the stories and craft, some of the children stayed and played with the popular Big Blocks! Join Miss Aimee on January 14 and January 28 at 10:30 a.m.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Following the passing of "Connie" Malone Maxsom, Barbara and Joe Pieroni offered to have Bordentown Branch Library purchase furniture in memory of her. A seating unit was carefully selected with a plaque honoring Mrs. Maxsom, two brightly decorated storage bins for board books, and a large wooden...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
The Pemberton Library held a "gingerbread" house contest!  The kids were given graham crackers, frosting, and a variety of candy to use to build their houses.  Once they were done, the houses were judged and scored, with the 3 highest-scoring homes winning a special prize!
Monday, December 15, 2014
Lynda.com offers video tutorials on both sides of the interview: how to conduct an interview & how to ace interview. Gain confidence & sharpen your skills with these tips.
Friday, December 12, 2014
Learning Express offers study guides and practice tests for earning your GED, TASC, or Hi-SET. You may access the database from home with your library card.
Friday, December 12, 2014
A wonderful sampling of portraits, landscapes, still life and genre artwork are on display from December 1 through January 2, 2015 in the gallery at the Burlington County Library in Westampton.  All artwork is available for purchase.