Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Listening to an audiobook is a great way to enhance a child’s language and listening skills, such as learning proper pronunciations and recognizing the tone of a book. Audiobooks may also be a way to entice reluctant readers, or help those who have a reading disability. We also have book kits that...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Ever since Beverly Cleary first wrote about D.E.A.R. in Ramona Quimby, Age 8, D.E.A.R. programs have been held nationwide each year on April 12 in honor of the author’s birthday. What is D.E.A.R.? Those four letters stand for Drop Everything and Read and serve as a reminder to folks of all ages to...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
The release of a new Shaun Tan project is always a reason to rejoice. An award-winning Australian artist/author/filmmaker, Tan excels at “…creating very simple, complex little worlds that everyone can enjoy and easily revisit at different times in their life,” according to The Book That Made Me: A...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
The Burlington County Library System is so lucky to have a team with wide-ranging knowledge and diverse interests. Over the past four months, we've been featuring staff from different locations throughout the BCLS. Today is National Library Workers Day and we think there's no better time to revisit...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, April 10, 2017
Here at BCLS it’s our favorite time of year – its National Library Week! This national celebration takes place April 9-15 and celebrates everything that libraries and librarians offer to their communities. From free access to books and online resources for families, to library business centers...
Location: Cinnaminson
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Mystery writer Harlan Coben says, “You know, people call mystery novels or thrillers 'puzzles.' I never understood that, because when I buy a puzzle, I already know what it is. It's on the box. And even if I don't, if it's a 5,000-piece puzzle of the 'Mona Lisa', it's not like I put the last piece...
Location: County Library
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
The County Library is pleased to welcome Ernest Kaufman, a World War II veteran, Holocaust survivor, and author, who will share his life story with us on April 30 at 2 pm in the auditorium. Kaufman’s appearance is the second installment in our exciting new Community Stories program, an engaging...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, April 3, 2017
Spring is a season of growth and development and BCLS wants you to blossom! Throughout the month of April, we’re offering a bounty of fresh programs designed to help you grow yourself and grow your world. This month, our theme is Unlimited Possibilities and there are great opportunities available...
Location: Maple Shade
Saturday, April 1, 2017
The Burlington County Library System is so lucky to have a team with wide-ranging knowledge and diverse interests. While many customers may know the names and faces of librarians at their local branch, we want to take the time to introduce more of our staff from around the system. Hello! My name...
Location: County Library
Thursday, March 30, 2017
As a citizen, are you interested in being heard? Looking for ways to be more engaged? Having an active voice in American democracy is a founding principle of our country. But, often times, it can be daunting to navigate what opportunities are out there. Author Sam Daley-Harris will discuss the...

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