Location: Various Locations
Thursday, September 12, 2019
This year’s Batman Day is bigger than ever as DC Comics is also celebrating 80 years of Batman! The Dark Knight made his first appearance in May, 1939 in Detective Comics’ issue 27. 80 years later, Detective Comics is releasing their 1000th issue.  Since his debut, Batman, created by artist Bob...
Location: County Library
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
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 Ranjna...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
After a fun summer spent reading and celebrating all things in our solar system, BCLS is blasting back to Earth in 5… 4… 3… 2… 1…!  This year, BCLS challenged children in Burlington County to read a total of 50,000 books during the designated eight weeks of the annual Summer Reading program. Not...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, August 26, 2019
“Women have suffered agony of soul which you can never comprehend, that you and your daughters might inherit political freedom. That vote has been costly. Prize it! The vote is a power, a weapon of offense and defense, a prayer. Understand what it means and what it can do for your country. Use it...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Building fairy houses is a beloved tradition in coastal New England, popularized by Tracy Kane's award-winning picture book series. Earlier this summer, the Evesham Library invited young readers outside to build their own fairy houses from natural materials like leaves, bark, grass and stones....
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Genre fiction is a term used for fiction written for the intent of fitting into a particular genre in order to appeal to readers and fans already familiar with that type of story. Some subcategories of genre fiction include historical fiction, horror, romance, science fiction, mystery,...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, August 16, 2019
The art of comedy wears many hats. You can roar with laughter over television shows like Saturday Night Live or Late Night with Seth Meyers. You can giggle to yourself as you read satirical novels or joke books. Or you can watch comedy play out live when you see a stand-up comedian. In fact, humor...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Meet our Marketing Intern, Grace! She recently finished up her freshman year at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvainia, where she is majoring in Media/Communications and Creative Writing. We asked her to share with us some of the tactics she used to help her combat college anxiety. Around...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
“If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.” -Toni Morrison Toni Morrison began her writing career in 1970 with the release of The Bluest Eye. She aimed to bring a new perspective to the literary scene and did just that. By focusing her...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, August 5, 2019
Explore our digital collection for titles that can help young readers preparing to go back-to-school! These titles are made to follow along with the story as it is read aloud. Pages are turned automatically and each word is highlighted as it is read. With an expanding collection of classic tales...

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