Location: Pemberton
Monday, February 10, 2014
There were games, a scavenger hunt, valentines made, and of course, cupcakes & candy! Everyone had a great time, especially with the Minute-to-Win-It Marshmallow Game where the record number of marshmallows transferred from a plate to a cup was 38!
Location: Various Locations
Friday, February 7, 2014
2014 marks the centenary, or 100th anniversary, of the First World War. A slew of new books and other materials have been released to commemorate and analyze the tragic events of the war. WWI was a global war centered in Europe. More than 9 million combatants were killed; a casualty rate...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, February 7, 2014
Philip Seymour Hoffman, an American actor and director, tragically passed away on February 2nd. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 2005 biographical film Capote, was nominated three times for Best Supporting Actor and also received three Tony Award nominations for his work in theater....
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
February marks the beginning of Black History Month. During this time, our nation honors the contributions and achievements of African Americans throughout history. To learn more about Black History Month, visit the following sites: ASALH The Origins of Black History Month Library of Congress...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Besides seeking shelter, fluffing up their feathers, and shivering to produce body heat, there's one very important action birds take to stay warm: they eat! A lot! You can help our feathered friends by setting up a bird feeder in your backyard. The snowbirds will flock to it. This is perfect...
Location: County Library
Friday, January 24, 2014
 AARP is still offering tax assistance at the County Library! County Library: Tuesday, April 8th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Appointment necessary, call 609-267-9660 x 3029 The AARP Tax-Aide Program offers FREE tax help for taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those age...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Doctor Who is a British television show that has exploded in popularity in the states, not to say that it hasn't had many fans here since its inception in 1963. Doctor Who fans celebrated the show's 50th anniversary last year to great fanfare (see Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor). For the...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Ever wonder where tea was first discovered? Have you tried white tea or guayusa tea? Learn about this comforting beverage, including its history, customs, and benefits.    Tea : history, terroirs, varieties Gascoyne, Kevin641.3372 Tea The tea enthusiast's handbook : a guide to enjoying the world...
Location: Various Locations
Saturday, January 18, 2014
Mount Holly's annual Fire and Ice Festival on Saturday, January 25, 2014, 10:30 am - 4:00 pm, showcases ice carvings and chili tastings. If you're inspired to try either, here are some suggestions:   Ice Carving Websites Academy of Ice Carving and Design National Ice Carving Association   Chili...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Fashion and history combine, with a virtual exhibit featuring iconic dresses worn by first ladies. Find out more about first ladies' influences on politics and history with these additional books and DVDs from the library.  The First Ladies PBS DistributionDVD 973.099 Fir First ladies quotation...

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