Location: Various Locations
Friday, May 13, 2016
With summer right around the corner, many teens and young adults are on the hunt for that perfect summer job to earn extra money, or an exciting internship that will help build a resume. BCLS is ready to help with a series of upcoming blog posts featuring tips and recommendations for each step of...
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Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Fans of Rebecca Skloot’s 2010 best-seller The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks will soon see the story brought to life on HBO starring Oprah Winfrey who will also serve as one of the executive producers. While there is no premiere date yet, filming is set to begin sometime this summer. The Immortal...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Full of words or wordless, colorful or black and white, picture books often include a variety of themes so there is something for every child. Picture books may typically be designed for children in preschool through third grade, but they can be entertaining for all ages. Some of the most well-...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
In 1977, George Lucas released his first film in a series that took place in a galaxy far, far away and launched a franchise of astronomical proportions! Thirty-seven years later, Lucas' series of films will continue under the guidance of a group of young directors interested in bringing the...
Location: County Library
Monday, May 2, 2016
"Evolution of Style" by local photographer, Bryan Grigsby is on display at the Burlington County Library's art gallery from May 1 through May 31, 2016. Mr. Grigsby became interested in photography while serving as an Army combat photographer in Vietnam in 1968-69.  After his military experience,...
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Saturday, April 30, 2016
In the midst of World War II, Marvel Comics debuted its most enduring character, Captain America. In March of 1941, Captain America Comics was published and the character, shown striking Adolf Hitler on the issue's cover, leapt into popular culture. The issue would go on to sell more than one...
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Friday, April 29, 2016
"Bee" kind to bees, bugs, butterflies, and birds in your garden! Attracting bugs might not be on the top of your priority list when planting your garden. But attracting the "right" bugs is a natural way to control those bad bugs that are eating away your plants! Bees, butterflies, and birds are...
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Nelle Harper Lee was born on April 28, 1926 in Monroeville, Alabama. The youngest of four children, she grew to develop a love of English literature while attending Monroe County High School. She began writing for the paper while attending the University of Alabama and moved to New York City...
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Tuesday, April 26, 2016
In 2002, the first Money Smart Week was held as part of a coordinated effort between Chicago-area organizations interested in promoting financial management. The concept has grown far beyond the Windy City as individual events now take place in over 50 states. Your library card gives you access to...
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Monday, April 25, 2016
The Pulitzer Prize was established in 1917 by provisions in the will of American (Hungarian-born) publisher Joseph Pulitzer, and is administered by Columbia University in New York City. Prizes are awarded yearly in twenty-one categories. Check out some of these selections of 2016 Pulitzer Prize...

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