Location: County Library
Monday, February 26, 2018
Join us at the Burlington County Library on Saturday, March 10 to make, create and explore during our Fourth Annual Makers Faire! Drop in between 10 am and 2 pm to discover a variety of maker stations at the library. Local businesses and organizations taking part in the exciting maker movement will...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, February 23, 2018
Tax season is in full swing and the library has partnered with the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program to help ease the burden of filing. AARP's trained volunteers are booked to assist at the Burlington County Library as well as the Cinnaminson, Evesham and Pemberton locations. Did you know that...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, February 16, 2018
In celebration of Abraham Lincoln’s birthday (February 12) and President's Day (February 19), we’re taking a look back at the many faces of our nation’s first authorized coin. The one-cent coin, or the penny, was the first currency authorized by the United States. According to pennies.org, “The...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Except for maybe those skeptics who view it as simply a made-up holiday created for retailers hoping to sell cards, Valentine’s Day is a day dedicated to romance and love. It’s a holiday that’s celebrated by millions of people around the world each year, and, unfortunately for the skeptics, its...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
“…In all of us there is a hunger, marrow deep, to know our heritage - to know who we are and where we have come from.” - Alex Haley, Roots: The Saga of an American Family Unraveling the mysteries of family origins has become highly popular in recent years. According to a 2014 Time magazine...
Location: Beverly, Burlington, Crosswicks
Monday, February 12, 2018
BCLS is always striving to provide opportunities for learning, growth and personal development. That means our eight library branches are always bustling with activity. But did you know there are seven member libraries located throughout the county too? These independently governed, community...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
February is Black History Month! To celebrate, we’ve put together a selection of memoirs, autobiographies, and other nonfiction books written by and about black women available in the BCLS catalog. Shirley Chisholm (1924–2004) was not only the first African-American congresswoman, but also...
Location: Cinnaminson
Monday, February 5, 2018
If you enjoy yoga and like to laugh, we bet you’ll love Laughter Yoga. The practice was pioneered in the mid-nineties by Dr. Madan Kataria who, inspired by Norman Cousins’ Anatomy of an Illness, was investigating the therapeutic effects of humor. He began by accosting strangers in a local...
Location: Pemberton
Thursday, February 1, 2018
The Burlington County Library System is so lucky to have a team with wide-ranging knowledge and diverse interests. While many customers may know the names and faces of librarians at their local branch, we want to take the time to introduce more of our staff from around the system. Hi! I’m Ms....
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
The All Out War will resume on February 25 when The Walking Dead returns for the midseason premier. Let the library help you satisfy your craving for zombie entertainment while you wait. Did you know that the show has taken a different path from the one laid out in Robert Kirkman’s original comics...

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