Location: Various Locations
Friday, January 2, 2015
If your New Year's resolution is to have a more positive outlook on life, take a look at these motivational books! 1. No big surprise here, but you can't just will yourself into happiness overnight. That's why this gem has been so popular. Rubin turns it into a yearlong project, testing out popular...
Location: County Library
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
On Wednesday, December 31st, Headquarters hosted a New Year's Eve masquerade ball and dance party for children under eight. Participants created glittery masks, danced to festive tunes, and enjoyed snacks.  Children then counted down to noon and celebrated with a New Year’s “Toast”.  We closed the...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, December 29, 2014
Each year, we look back at the top circulating items throughout the system. It's an exciting way to see what people have been busy reading and watching over the past 365 days! The trends can be different from branch to branch and new arrivals have a lot to prove! With some old-time favorites...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
It's the most wonderful time of the year...to find a new book to read! Why? Because all the "Best of" lists have been published. It's time to look back on the past year and decide what moved us the most out of everything we've read. Besides literary fiction, many lists rank books for a variety of...
Location: Delanco
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Inspired by the New Year's resolutions heard around the world, the Delanco Public Library has enlisted the help of local gurus to help us get 2015 off to a healthy, good start!  Don't miss out on this opportunity to jump start your New Year's resolution for a healthier, happier You!
Friday, December 19, 2014
Last night, the library brought Stop Motion Animation to the BCLS kiosk at the Moorestown Mall! Several creative kids joined us in making videos while others learned the techniques and watched the magic happen. This time, we demonstrated the basics of animation using hand-drawn illustrations. Our...
Location: Bordentown
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Professional Storyteller Denise McCormack arrived in her hand made Mrs. Clause costume last night at 7:00 p.m. for the second annual Family Holiday Night. Children ages 3 and up were mesmerized by her retelling of holiday stories and were treated to hot chocolate and gingerbread cookies afterward!...
Location: Bordentown
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Children ages 3-6 years old had fun making a count down to Christmas craft with Miss Aimee on Tuesday, December 16th at 10:30 a.m. After the stories and craft, some of the children stayed and played with the popular Big Blocks! Join Miss Aimee on January 14 and January 28 at 10:30 a.m. for stories...
Location: Bordentown
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Following the passing of "Connie" Malone Maxsom, Barbara and Joe Pieroni offered to have Bordentown Branch Library purchase furniture in memory of her. A seating unit was carefully selected with a plaque honoring Mrs. Maxsom, two brightly decorated storage bins for board books, and a large wooden...
Location: Pemberton
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
The Pemberton Library held a "gingerbread" house contest!  The kids were given graham crackers, frosting, and a variety of candy to use to build their houses.  Once they were done, the houses were judged and scored, with the 3 highest-scoring homes winning a special prize!