Location: Various Locations
Monday, May 22, 2017
Did you know Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer, was originally known as Decoration Day and was held to commemorate those who lost their lives during the Civil War? While Americans everywhere would pray and leave flowers at the graves of the fallen soldiers each spring, the town of...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
All around Burlington County and South Jersey, mooring balls and boats are reappearing in our local waters. Activity on the Delaware River is picking up as sailors race and families take their motorboats out for a leisurely afternoon. Memorial Day weekend will soon be here and the waterways will...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, May 15, 2017
Composting is easier than you think! Instead of purchasing fancy soil for your garden and flower beds, why not start your own compost in your backyard? According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 20 to 30 percent of what a household throws away can be composted. This means it’s not...
Location: County Library
Friday, May 12, 2017
We are so glad you asked! What’s you interest? Looking for books about it? We have it! Non-fiction books help kids get the background information they need to build a solid foundation for learning. Children will use their base knowledge to form critical thinking skills later on. So what do all...
Location: Bordentown
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Clutter can make you feel flawed, overwhelmed, unfulfilled, inefficient and downright unhappy. It even drains you of energy. Join us at the Bordentown Library for Decluttering Your Calendar and Your Physical Space 101 on Wednesday, May 17 at 7pm. Life Coach Anne Greco will help you determine what’s...
Location: County Library
Thursday, May 11, 2017
The Burlington County Library’s recently renovated Bestsellers Café offers a relaxing spot for library visitors to grab a quick bite to eat without leaving the premises. Located in the library lobby, the café menu changes weekly and features a nice selection of fresh sandwiches, paninis and...
Location: Cinnaminson
Wednesday, May 10, 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. Hello everyone!...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, May 8, 2017
Thirteen Reasons Why has been a huge hit on Netflix. The streaming series is currently getting a lot of attention, but did you know it was based on a book by Jay Ascher? When people discover this, they often want to read the book to compare it with the TV show. Published in 2007, the book brings...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, May 4, 2017
On May 25, 1977, Star Wars opened at the Mann’s Chinese Theatre. Its initial run was a mere two weeks before it was replaced by another film whose title was lost to time. Two weeks later, Star Wars was back at Mann’s, and the cultural phenomenon was sweeping the nation. In four decades of sequels,...
Location: County Library
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Join Marisa Bozarth of the Burlington County Parks Department as she presents Rooted in Agriculture, a documentary featuring interviews with longtime area farmers, on Thursday, May 11 at 6:30pm at the County Library.   The presentation is part of the library’s exciting new Community Stories program...

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