Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Now that the weather is heating up, it's time to fire up the grill! Nothing says summer quite like a barbecue. Check out these cookbooks for tips on grilling meat, fish, veggies, and side dishes. Don't forget the s'mores! Also learn how to prepare creative salads and other dishes for picnics,...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, June 10, 2013
On Flag Day, June 14th, we commemorate our nation’s flag. Teach students about the history of the flag with interesting facts and activities. To learn more about the observation, visit The National Flag Day Foundation website. To obtain lesson plan ideas, visit Education World’s webpage...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, June 10, 2013
I grew up in Cinnaminson, so I remember back when the children's room was upstairs. One of the coolest things I remember about the library was that there was a collection of toys that could be checked out. I was particularly fond of a small wooden wagon that I checked out over and over. Did you...
Location: Delanco
Thursday, June 6, 2013
The Friends of the Delanco Public Library held a logo design contest in April for students grades 4 through 8.  All drawings were submitted to the library and students, teachers and library patrons voted for their favorite. On Thursday, June 6th at 6:30 the Friends will hold a reception for all of...
Location: County Library
Thursday, June 6, 2013
We packed our basket full of stories, songs and fun games for our picnic storytime this morning.  Children ages 3-4 had a great time listening to books about picnics in the park and singing about some unexpected guests..... ants!  We played a fun game to determine which foods would or would not be...
Location: County Library
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
The paintings of artist, Mukti Belahal are on view at the Burlington County Library's art gallery from June 4 through June 30. Based in the Bordentown area, Belahal is a native of India who developed an interest in painting while attending school in Mumbai. She is best known for her uses of color...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Empower your job search with knowledge about employers, jobs, and industries.  Learn to write your best resume and prepare for an interview.  Get up to speed on key computer software like Word, Excel, Publisher, and Access.  It’s all at your library!  Listen to a Blog Talk Radio podcast on Life...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Many well-known authors were born in the month of June. As an interesting end of the year activity, teachers may want to read and discuss their books in the classroom. In doing so, students may be inclined to checkout other books by the author over the summer.  Additionally, creating a classroom...
Location: County Library
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Today's storytime was all about the wonderful world of bugs!  Children ages 3-4 listened to stories and sang songs about the creepy and the crawly, the slimy and the shiny, and the bright and beautiful bugs we find in our own backyard!  We ended storytime with a bumblebee craft that used our...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
As June rapidly approaches, students are looking forward to the end of the school year. With summer vacation in mind, it may be difficult to keep students engaged and learning. BCLS has compiled a list of online sources that will inspire you to create interesting end of the year lessons...

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