Monday, April 7, 2014
Around the world, buildings have displayed blue lights in honor of Autism Awareness Month. See pictures of the light displays, visit online resources, and check out books from the library to learn more.
Monday, April 7, 2014
This year's summer reading program has options for every age and kicks off June 23rd! Fizz, Boom, Read is the theme for kids, while teens will Spark a Reaction and adults will explore the Literary Elements! Look out for exciting programs and prizes throughout the eight weeks of summer reading!
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Aspiring entrepreneurs ages 50 and up are invited to this program to help you decide if it's the right time to start a small business. This free event will be held on April 29, 2014 from 5:30pm-8:00pm at the County Library. Registration required.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Discworld is a comic fantasy book series written by the British author Terry Pratchett. 40 Discworld books have been published, the most recent being Raising Steam.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
April is National Poetry Month. Throughout the month, our nation acknowledges the essential role of poetry in our culture (Academy of American Poets, 2014). To teach students about poetry this April, visit the following sites for reading lists and classroom activities: Academy of American Poets-30...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
April is National Parkinson's Awareness Month. In the United States, 50,000-60,000 new cases of PD are diagnosed each year, adding to the one million people who currently have PD. The Center for Disease control rated complications from Parkinson’s disease as the 14th leading cause of death in the...
Monday, March 31, 2014
Children ages 3 through 6 had to get creative for an "Imagination Story Time". For our inspiration, we read some books on using our imagination to pretend we could swing all the way into outer space, then we read a poem which picked dreams out of our head. Next, we pulled animal shapes out of a...
Friday, March 28, 2014
April commences School Library Month. During this time, school librarians create special activities to exhibit the importance of the media center in the education of children. This year’s theme is Lives Change @ Your Library (American Library Association, 2014). For more information, visit one of...
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Oh no! Swiper let the animals out of the zoo! Little ones searched around the Pemberton Library to find the animals that "escaped the zoo" at the Dora & Diego Scavenger Hunt! Animals needed to be colored & glued back into their zoos after they were found. Everyone had a great time searching...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Learn how to reach customers or funders with free online library resources. The program is free, but registration is required. The event will be held on April 7th at the County Library.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Following a presentation, meet with franchisors, bankers, and franchise lawyers to find out if franchising is a good fit for you. This event is free, but you must register online. The event will be held on April 10th at the Cherry Hill Holiday Inn.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
This book is the product of a mother's quest to help her son prepare for the SATs. She studied and took the test herself! If you're overwhelmed by all the SAT study guides out there, this book is full of helpful tips and guidance.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
The Tuskegee Airmen were activated on March 22, 1941. These are just a few resources...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
From the film Gravity to the discovery of the Higgs Boson particle, there has been much interest of late in all things Physics. Check out some popular physics-related materials the library carries!
Sunday, March 16, 2014
NoveList is a service provided by the New Jersey State Library that helps users find new authors and reading material based on what they already love. With reading lists for all ages and two levels of service NoveList makes finding that next read quick, simple and intuitive.