Location: Pemberton
Friday, July 7, 2017
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. Hey! I’m Miss...
Location: County Library
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Get ready to celebrate comics, anime, television, movies, videogames, and more during Burlington County Library’s Third Annual Fandom Fest, a mini-comic con for teens and adults set for Saturday, July 29 from 11am to 4pm. Presented by BCLS and the Friends of the Library, this year’s event promises...
Location: County Library
Monday, July 3, 2017
Welcome Harry Potter fans! You are officially invited to join us for Harry Potter’s Birthday Celebration on Monday, July 31 from 1pm to 5pm at the Burlington County Library. We will have fun-filled activities tailored for children ages 7 to 16, including a Remembrall craft station, pin the scar on...
Saturday, July 1, 2017
Why is the Fourth of July a holiday? Where can I see fireworks in Burlington County? Wondering why we celebrate on the fourth day of July? On July 4, 1776, the Declaration of Independence was adopted by the Continental Congress. The signing of this document by representatives of the Thirteen...
Monday, June 26, 2017
Some of them include the bog turtle, northern long-eared bat and swamp pink. To learn more about how to help endangered species, explore the National Wildlife Federation's website. Want to see native plants and animals up close? Explore the Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge and Paws Discovery Farm...
Location: Pemberton
Thursday, June 22, 2017
The Pemberton Library is the proud recipient of the Summer Learning Resources Grant from the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. The library will be hosting two programs for teens this...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Here at the library, we have lots of resources to help you with your personal and professional goals. A fun trend has been to create something called a “Bucket List.” The point of the list is to capture a record of your “always-wanted-to-do” aspirations. Think of all the things you want to...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Did you know a literary genre is basically a style of writing? It’s a label that describes what a reader can expect in a work of literature, and it’s used to group together works that are similar in style or subject matter. Literature is generally categorized as either non-fiction (true, factual...
Location: Cinnaminson
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
During a difficult time of transition, Megan Murphy would often find herself searching for random, positive signs from the universe on her daily walks along the beach. Discovering a heart-shaped stone or a piece of rare sea glass encouraged her to believe she was heading in the right direction. One...
Location: Cinnaminson, Pinelands
Monday, June 12, 2017
“If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything”- Mark Twain Mark Twain (aka Samuel Clemens) was one of the sharpest wits of 19th century America. He skewered politicians, populists, celebrities, and tycoons. He wrote two of the great American novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer...

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