Location: Various Locations
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Not to rush the last precious weeks of summer, but the fall book previews are starting to pop up. Here are ten biographies and memoirs we're looking forward to reading. We have them on order, so place your hold now! Yes PleasePoehler, Amy In Amy Poehler's first book, she offers up a big juicy...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, August 21, 2014
As September approaches, educators are preparing for the new school year. BCLS has compiled a list of resources for teachers to consult for back-to-school planning! Education World A Teacher's Back-to-School Checklist Back-to-School Guide for Beginning Teachers (And Not-So-New Teachers Too!)...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
This is the last week of our summer-long contest for kids and teens in grades 6-12! Make sure to get your stories in by Friday, August 22nd so you can enter to win an Amazon Gift Card worth $25! Tell your story using the elements around you! These elements can be a paper and pencil, an app on...
Location: Various Locations
Sunday, August 17, 2014
If you've been struggling through (or just plain avoiding) your school's assigned Summer Reading, don't despair. You can make the best of it by focusing on making choices, such as when and where you will read. Some of the most powerful books I've ever read were assigned for Summer Reading. A few...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
There is never a bad time to start playing chess or to get back into it again. The wheels of the world of chess are always spinning so there's always someone to play with, whether at a local chess club or online. However, now is a particularly exciting time in the world of chess. The current world...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, August 11, 2014
One hundred years ago, the world was in turmoil with the start of the first World War. Find out about this time period in history with this list of recently released items. 100 Years of WWI History Channel          DVD 940.3 Hun WWI introduced game-changing weapons of mass destruction: armored...
Location: Cinnaminson
Monday, August 11, 2014
"Twas brillig, and the slithy toves   Did gyre and gimble in the wabe; All mimsy were the borogoves,  And the mome raths outgrabe" (Lewis Carroll). Slimy snakes, scaly dragons, gnawing guinea pigs, slowpoke turtles, and a crepuscular rodent (chinchilla) made an appearance at the Cinnaminson Library...
Location: County Library
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Animators joined forces to create a series of looping videos at the recently held Tell Us Your Story: Stop Motion Animation program at the County Library! Attendees learned about animation using stop-motion techniques and participated in recreating some examples. Then, the group worked together to...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
The Burlington County Library System circulates all kinds of books, but one kind I particularly enjoy is Non-Fiction. Check out some of the library's newest offerings from its ever-growing Non-Fiction collection! To find more, also take a look at the library's new releases page which is constantly...
Location: County Library
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Eye-catching travel images from around the world by Maple Shade photographer, Kachina Mintzer are on display at the Burlington County Library's art gallery from August 4 through August 31, 2014.

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