Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Drop Everything and Read! On April 12th, people of all ages are encouraged to drop what they’re doing and pick up a book in honor of Beverly Cleary’s birthday.  To learn how you can incorporate this celebration into your classroom, or home, visit the D.E.A.R. website!
Location: Various Locations
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. Visit these websites of non-profit and advocacy groups for more information: Light It Up Blue...
Location: Various Locations
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!
Location: Various Locations
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. Who: The U.S. Small Business Administration, AARP,...
Location: Various Locations
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. The books are set on the fictional Discworld, a flat disc balanced on the backs of four elephants which, in turn, stand on the back of...
Location: Various Locations
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...
Location: Various Locations
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...
Location: Cinnaminson
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...
Location: Various Locations
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...
Location: Pemberton
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...

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