Location: Various Locations
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Now that we’re seeing the first signs of earlier sunsets and cooler evenings, it’s time to start planning ahead for those glorious fall days and how to spend them! The good news is there are a variety of fall and harvest festivals planned throughout Burlington County, so you won’t have to spend...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
After months filled with sunny days, swimming, and Summer Reading, parents and kids are shifting gears and getting ready for Back to School. There are a few things on any busy parent’s back to school list...shop for school supplies, fresh haircuts, and getting back on that school schedule. To help...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, August 28, 2017
Summer is winding down, but if you’re still hoping to enjoy a bit of leisure time reading before that hectic fall schedule kicks in, we can help! Check out this list of staff picks you can download to your eReader. Then you can take them wherever you go! Who knows? You might even find some time to...
Location: Crosswicks
Friday, August 25, 2017
Crosswicks Library will be adding Sunday hours from October 2017 to March 2018.  The library will be open 1-4pm for all patrons.
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
“I define science fiction as the art of the possible. Fantasy is the art of the impossible” –Ray Bradbury– Welcome back to our exploration of literary genres! In the last installment, we talked about magical realism; in this one, we’ll look more closely at science fiction and, more specifically...
Location: Cinnaminson
Monday, August 21, 2017
Want to go treasure hunting? Stop by the Cinnaminson Library on Monday, September 18. First, we’ll be hosting Lori Potpinka from New Jersey's Unclaimed Property Administration, who will discuss how the Unclaimed Property System works. From lost checks to dormant bank accounts, you never know...
Location: Bordentown, Evesham, Maple Shade
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Learning to read can be a daunting task for everyone. At home, children may feel alone or pressured to impress their parents. At school, they may feel crowded, overwhelmed, or afraid to embarrass themselves in front of classmates. How can we, as parents, educators, and librarians, help to ease some...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Ready to discover (or rediscover) one of the most unique, imaginative and talented children’s book author/illustrators of all time? If so, turn your attention to the works of David Wiesner. Born and raised in Bridgewater, NJ, and now residing in Chestnut Hill, PA, Wiesner is a three-time Caldecott...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Looking to read something a little different this summer? Whether it’s history, science, self-help or memoirs, BCLS is the place to find the newest releases. Try one of these popular titles: A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley This true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds is...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, August 4, 2017
Lately I’ve been on a mystery kick, and while there’s nothing like a suspenseful story to keep those pages turning, sometimes you need a break from the murder and mayhem. Sometimes, you just need a book with a happy, or at least minimally devastating, ending. Let’s take that a step further –...