Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Nothing beats the taste of a juicy peach or a tangy tomato. And with a little planning, a bumper crop from the garden or a full basket from the farm market can become a delicious treat during the winter months! Let them say what they want about New Jersey. We know it’s the Garden State for a...
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Have you heard of the Garden State Teen Book Awards? The first Garden State Teen Book Awards (GSTBA) voting process occurred in 1995. Librarians and library staff from throughout New Jersey gathered to discuss the previous year’s award-winning and highly-rated Young Adult titles, as they have...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Hey Kids!  Like cats? Like comics? Like to laugh? Not too sophisticated to appreciate potty humor? Well then, does the BCLS have some books for you! Cartoonist Ashley Spires recently released Fluffy Strikes Back, another excellent graphic novel featuring Pets of the Universe Ready for Space Travel...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
When someone tells me a book is the “new Gone Girl,” I think "Oh really?" Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train are still generating a lot of buzz, and when you finish one of these novels, you might be itching to read another that can deliver that same edge-of-your-seat kind of suspense. You know...
Monday, August 22, 2016
In January 2006, NASA launched a small space probe named New Horizons to Pluto, the only planet in our solar system at the time to have never been explored. It would take more than nine years for the probe to reach its destination. However, after just six months of travel, astronomers down on Earth...
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
The first theatrical work in seven years from idiosyncratic screenwriter/director Charlie Kaufman is garnering well-deserved critical acclaim, including an Academy Award nomination for Best Animated Feature Film. Anomalisa is a film unlike anything you’ve seen before. Reviewers have used words like...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Looking to beat the heat and enjoy those final days of summer? Check out our museum passes for admission to some exciting indoor attractions, including: Academy of Natural Sciences, Garden State Discovery Museum, and Penn Museum of Archeology and Anthropology. Still looking to explore the...
Location: County Library
Monday, August 15, 2016
Stop by the County Library to admire “Following the Muse,” an art exhibit featuring the oil and acrylic paintings of two Next Chapter Artists. The Next Chapter Artists are a group of artists who have always enjoyed the arts and are now redirecting their energy and vision, developed during years of...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, August 12, 2016
Whether you’re gearing up for freshman orientation or getting ready for senior year, you’ll find plenty of resources to help you navigate your upcoming year at college! First, it’s never too early to start thinking about how your college years will count toward your future career. It may sound...
Location: Bordentown
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Are you a teen who loves the library? Looking for a way to give back? Check out your library’s Teen Advisory Board (TAB)! Burlington County Library System has a number of TABs geared just for teens who want to make sure their voices are heard. Get involved to share your opinions about what your...

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