Location: Bordentown
Monday, January 25, 2016
Kids at the Bordentown Library were invited to look inside technology to see what makes it work. First, kids worked on breaking down a desktop PC. They examined components and guessed what their purpose was. After matching the pieces up with our handy chart, kids were asked to imagine what else...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, January 25, 2016
Warning: the following post is guaranteed to make you hungry! These cookbooks contain soups, stews, casseroles, one-pot meals and other serious comfort dishes. There are classic versions and healthier ones too. Every recipe packs enough delicious goodness to warm you up and make you forget the...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, January 22, 2016
Lunar New Year, also known as Spring Festival, is a holiday that is celebrated in many countries across Asia at the beginning of the lunar cycle, typically the middle of January or early February.  The holiday is celebrated for 15 days with family gatherings, special meals and fireworks.  Each...
Location: Pemberton
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Earlier this month at the Pemberton Community Library, children ages 5 & up attended Picture This!, an art program that features different artists and their work. This month's artist was French painter and printmaker Henri Matisse. Children learned about Matisse's life, his type of art and how...
Location: County Library
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
On Wednesday, January 20th, the County Library hosted a Frozen themed craft program and parade! Children ages 3 to 7 came dressed as their favorite Frozen character! Participants made crowns and antlers, then paraded around the library to the song "Let it Go!". They even met Elsa, Olaf, and Sven!...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
From true tales of adventure to beloved children's stories to a classic novel with a creepy twist, there will be quite a few movies based on books released in 2016. Read it before you see it! Have you ever finished an action-packed book and thought "I'd love to see this as a movie"? Books turned...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, January 15, 2016
Alan Rickman, the English actor and director widely known for his performances as Severus Snape in Harry Potter and Hans Gruber in Die Hard, has passed away. To revisit his life in film, we are featuring his films available for check out at your local library. While we may remember him best from...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, check out one of our documentary DVDs on the life and achievements of Dr. King. King: go beyond the dream to discover the man History ChannelDVD B KingThe History Channel takes viewers through the extraordinary life and times of America's civil rights...
Location: Pemberton
Monday, January 11, 2016
The Pemberton Community Library is host to the Burlington County Art Guild's Annual Winter Member's Exhibit. The exhibit is going on now and will continue until February 26, 2016, so be sure to check out this great display! This exhibit features work from the traditional to the avant-garde, in oil...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, January 11, 2016
January 11, 2016 marked the 131st birthday of suffragette Alice Paul. Did you know she was born in Burlington County? Here are three ways to learn more about her!  Our Museum Pass program includes a pass to the Alice Paul Institute! To see if a pass is available, take a look at our catalog...

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