Location: Various Locations
Friday, September 16, 2016
Oprah has added a new book to her book club list! The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead follows Cora, a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. After learning about the railroad, Cora decides to take a chance and head north, where things do not go as planned. In the novel, Whitehead takes...
Location: Bordentown
Thursday, September 15, 2016
On September 15, more than 130 countries will participate in the Seventh Annual International Dot Day, a day that celebrates creativity and collaboration by challenging everyone to “make their mark.”  International Dot Day gained its inspiration from the book by Peter H. Reynolds, The Dot, which...
Location: Bordentown
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
“Scooby-Doo Where Are You?” – the popular animated TV series that introduced children to four teenagers and a big dog who find adventure and solve a mystery in every episode - premiered on September 13, 1969. And it’s no mystery that 47 years later, the show continues to appeal to a wide range of...
Location: County Library
Monday, September 12, 2016
Burlington County Library System is proud to welcome Julie Rivett, our featured speaker as part of the NEA Big Read. Rivett, granddaughter of Maltese Falcon author Dashiell Hammett, will recount her ancestor's journey from pulp fiction to popular culture on Saturday, October 22 in the County...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, September 9, 2016
September is Happy Cat Month, a month-long celebration dedicated to finding ways to keep our feline friends happy, healthy and purring all year long. Have you ever wondered how to make your cats really, really happy? When it comes to their own health and well-being, cats will often tell us how to...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, September 8, 2016
More and more, middle and high school students around the country are encouraged to perform community service as part of their learning experience. But it may be difficult to know how to help tweens and teens select a meaningful volunteer project instead of something they can use to simply pad a...
Location: County Library
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The County Library invites you to sit back, relax and enjoy Sundays on Stage, a series of free culturally-enriching one-hour performances presented this fall in our beautiful auditorium. Hosted by the Burlington County Library System and the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders, our 2016...
Location: Bordentown, County Library, Evesham
Monday, September 5, 2016
Beginning Thursday, September 8, celebrate Halloween by donating your gently used costume and accessories to the Annual Kids Costume Swap hosted by the Burlington County Library System. Drop off your costume and accessories to one of our five participating locations: the County Library in...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, September 2, 2016
For most kids, those carefree, sunny days of splashing around in the pool, making sand castles at the beach, and logging Summer Reading hours just for fun are coming to an end. Kids, it’s back-to-school season and that means it’s time for children (with a little help from their parents) to get...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, September 1, 2016
You already know library cards are awesome, but did you know September is Library Card Sign-up Month? As children everywhere head back to class, the American Library Association and libraries across the country want to remind parents about the most important school supply of all! Having a library...

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