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: 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...
Location: Bordentown
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Do you have a chronic health condition? Is it getting the best of you? Help is available! Bordentown Library is hosting Take Control of Your Health, a six-session workshop that will provide you and/or your caregivers with the knowledge, skills and confidence you need to take a more active...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Nothing beats the taste of a juicy peach or a tangy tomato. And with a little planning, a bumper crop from the garden or a full basket from the farm market can become a delicious treat during the winter months! Let them say what they want about New Jersey. We know it’s the Garden State for a...
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Have you heard of the Garden State Teen Book Awards? The first Garden State Teen Book Awards (GSTBA) voting process occurred in 1995. Librarians and library staff from throughout New Jersey gathered to discuss the previous year’s award-winning and highly-rated Young Adult titles, as they have...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Hey Kids!  Like cats? Like comics? Like to laugh? Not too sophisticated to appreciate potty humor? Well then, does the BCLS have some books for you! Cartoonist Ashley Spires recently released Fluffy Strikes Back, another excellent graphic novel featuring Pets of the Universe Ready for Space Travel...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
When someone tells me a book is the “new Gone Girl,” I think "Oh really?" Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train are still generating a lot of buzz, and when you finish one of these novels, you might be itching to read another that can deliver that same edge-of-your-seat kind of suspense. You know...
Monday, August 22, 2016
In January 2006, NASA launched a small space probe named New Horizons to Pluto, the only planet in our solar system at the time to have never been explored. It would take more than nine years for the probe to reach its destination. However, after just six months of travel, astronomers down on Earth...

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