Location: County Library
Monday, December 21, 2015
He was the first president of the United States and the first one to sign the Constitution. Did you know that some of the most important battles Washington fought took place in NJ? These are among George Washington's most well-known achievements, but there is much more to this Founding Father....
Location: Various Locations
Monday, December 21, 2015
For the uninitiated, Doctor Who follows the journeys of the Doctor and his companion through time and space; the Doctor is a Time Lord that travels in a time machine (called the TARDIS, for Time and Relative Dimension in Space) disguised as a blue British police box.  Every few seasons or so the...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, December 18, 2015
After a battle against Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker finds himself lost in the library. Will Yoda find Friends? Will Han Solo return his books in time? Find out in this tribute to Star Wars, created by BCLS staff.  
Location: Bordentown
Friday, December 18, 2015
Last night attendees were privileged to meet Bob Gleason who portrayed Abraham Lincoln.  He spoke about his early formative years through his courtship and marriage to Mary Todd, the development of his abolitionist viewpoint and his first, not very successful trip to Congress.  He also discussed...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Masterpiece fans are excited for the final season of Downton Abbey (airing January 3rd) and the return of Sherlock (special premiering on January 1st). While you eagerly await the new seasons, visit Masterpiece literature from seasons past. Masterpiece classics, contemporary, and mysteries are all...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
On Friday, December 11th, the County Library Youth Services Department hosted a Victorian Family Festival. Participants were invited to create homemade gifts and listen to delightful carols by the Rancocas Valley Singers. There was a special reading of holiday stories, along with a North Pole...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, December 14, 2015
On Monday, December 7th, the County Library hosted a Star Wars Academy program!  Attendees were challenged to a variety of obstacles, including a lava pit jump, Stormtrooper bowling, worm hole travel, Death Star bean bag toss, light saber balloon balance, and a droid building craft. All...
Location: Pemberton
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Pemberton Library has a whole week of special crafting prepared for fans of a galaxy far, far away! Kids and their families are invited to stop by anytime between 3:00 and 8:00pm (1-5pm on Sunday, 3-5pm on Friday) to participate in these simple Star Wars projects. Each day is a new experience as...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, December 10, 2015
These additions to our digital collection allow young readers to follow along with the story as it is read aloud. Pages are turned automatically and each word is highlighted as it is read. With an expanding collection of classic tales and new favorites, Read-Along titles are the perfect way to get...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, December 10, 2015
As winter break approaches, families may be looking for fun activities.  Check out the links below for educational resources and activities to keep your child occupied and engaged during the break. Cold-Weather Chapter Books Family Education: Winter Break Keep Skills Sharp During Winter Break Snow...

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