Location: County Library
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Even as slavery ended in the south after the Civil War, new forms of forced labor kept thousands of African Americans in bondage until the onset of World War II.  This 90 minute documentary Slavery by Another Name will be followed by a discussion with a historical scholar.  This powerful PBS...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, June 16, 2014
Mission in a Bottle: the Honest Guide to Doing Business Differently--and Succeeding by Goldman, Seth and Barry Nalebuff; illustrated by Sungyoon Choi741.59 Gol This book chronicles the start and success of the company Honest Tea. Their mission was to make iced tea that "actually tastes like tea...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, June 9, 2014
Please take our COWORKING SURVEY. We are exploring your needs in planning a coworking space @ your library:   a collaborative workspace --  comfortable, flexible, and tech connected, with open areas for working with others as well as quiet and private spaces. This is about COLLABORATIVE WORKSPACE,...
Location: Pemberton
Monday, June 9, 2014
Kids ages 5 & up were invited to the Pemberton Library for a program all about famous artist Michelangelo this past weekend!  They were able to paint on a "ceiling" just like Michelangelo did at Sistine Chapel. After learning about his life and how he became to be a famous sculptor and painter...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, June 9, 2014
Not too long ago I did another post about foreign films in our catalog. Well, the world of movies never stops spinning (and I never stop watching) so here's another rich list of foreign films in our catalog. Happy viewing! Note: To search for films of a particular country in our catalog, type 'dvd...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, June 9, 2014
Looking for some beach reads this summer?  Check out this list, 11 YA Books With Happy Endings to Read on the Beach This Summer, at Mashable!
Location: County Library
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
More than 30 works of art in various media, including watercolor, pastel, acrylic, collage, and digital photography by members of the Willingboro Art Alliance, are on display at the Burlington County Library's art gallery from June 2 through June 30, 2014. All artwork is available for purchase.
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
The library catalog is full of interesting documentaries, but one of my favorite types is documentaries about music. These documentaries cover many aspects of music, from the performers themselves, to recording studios, to the dynamics of the music industry. Below are some highlights from our...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
During the final weeks of school, it may be difficult to keep students engaged in the classroom.  Many educator websites offer suggestions on end-of-the-year learning. Check out the following sites for useful tips and activities! Scholastic: End-of-the-Year Activities Scholastic: Tips to Wrap Up...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, June 2, 2014
Reflecting the success of the sandbox indie game Minecraft, the library carries many materials about this fun and exciting phenomenon. The term 'sandbox' refers to the fact that players are given considerable freedom to play the way they want to in Minecraft. Players can explore, gather resources,...

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