Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Did you know November is Native American Heritage Month? Originally designated as American Indian Day in 1915 by Native American activists, the holiday that honored indigenous people’s contributions to the growth of the United States was celebrated by the Boy Scouts of America. The designation was...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Every year on Nov. 13, World Kindness Day encourages everyone to be kind to one another. According to the World Kindness Movement website, World Kindness Day is intended to "build a kinder and more compassionate world." It evolved from a series of conferences in 1996-1997 in Japan by a group known...
Location: County Library
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Stop by the County Library this month to view artwork featuring “Gardens and Porches” being showcased in the Eighth Annual Gisela Bly Juried BCAG Members Exhibit. Hosted by the Burlington County Art Guild, the show will include oil, watercolor, and acrylic paintings on display now through Nov. 30...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
If you’re seeing more mustaches than usual this month, it’s no coincidence. It’s Movember! The Movember movement began 13 years ago in Australia to raise money and awareness for men’s health. Now men across the world participate by growing mustaches for the month of November. To help foster the...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, November 7, 2016
Have you ever read something on your e-reader or tablet instead of picking up the hardcover version because you didn’t want the person sitting next to you to know what you were reading? Have you attempted to hide the latest steamy romance, YA vampire book, self-help book, or cheesy 70s sitcom in...
Location: Various Locations
Saturday, November 5, 2016
In 1605, Catholic supporters conspired to blow up King James and England’s Parliament. The King discovered the Gunpowder Plot, then arrested Guy Fawkes with 36 barrels of gunpowder under the House of Lords. Today Guy Fawkes Night, or Bonfire Night, is celebrated with bonfires and fireworks. The “...
Location: County Library
Thursday, November 3, 2016
If you could nominate a character from one of your favorite books for president, who would it be? The County Library invites kids to share in the excitement of the voting season with an election featuring some of your favorite book characters! Stop by the Children’s Room to see who the Youth...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
The Burlington County Library is pleased to announce the expansion of programming at their Moorestown Mall kiosk. Located at the Moorestown Mall (across from Lord & Taylor), the BCLS kiosk is a great way for customers to interact with their library while on-the-go. Stop by to check out the...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Ever thought about writing a novel? There’s no time like the present! November is National Novel Writing Month, and the NaNoWriMo writers’ community may be just what you’ve been looking for. According to the NaNoWriMo website, “we provide the support, encouragement, and good old-fashioned kick in...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
November is National Picture Book Month, an international literacy initiative celebrating the print picture book, and BCLS is showcasing a booklist fit for POTUS (President of the United States)! With Election Day fast approaching, we put together a list of great presidential picture book titles...

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