Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Did you know that instead of going to the library to borrow books and movies, you could just go to your mailbox? Our Library by Mail service can make it happen. Formerly known as Library in a Bag, the Library by Mail service provides home delivery of requested materials to cardholders in “good...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
As the eighth season of HBO's Game of Thrones reached its end, you may have been shocked to see who now sits upon the Iron Thro...oh wait. Before we spoil the saga of the Starks, Targaryens and Lannisters for those yet initiated, we urge you to remember the most important thing...the books are...
Location: Various Locations, Riverton
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Did you know Riverton Library houses nearly 400 films from the Criterion Collection? The Criterion Collection is dedicated to releasing culturally significant and underappreciated films from the past and the present. These include previously unobtainable or difficult to find foreign films,...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien This month, in preparation for long summer days that are tailor-made for adventure and exploration, we’ll be exploring the genre of Adventure fiction. While many people think adventure stories are mostly for kids, there are a lot of books...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, May 2, 2019
The question of the origins of baseball has long been the subject of debate and controversy. Early forms of baseball had a number of names, including "base ball,” "goal ball,” "round ball,” "fetch-catch,” "stool ball” and simply, "base.” In at least one version of the game, teams pitched to...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, April 26, 2019
It’s National Poetry Month and we want to take some time to introduce you to the amazing poets living through their words in the stacks of the Burlington County Library System! Today, we will be celebrating the memory of American poet Mary Oliver.  Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in poetry in 1984...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, April 26, 2019
Your library card is a powerful resource that opens the door to endless options of entertainment and self-improvement. Our non-fiction collection can introduce you to new perspectives, new recipies and guides that offer step-by-step instructions on home-improvement, auto repair and much more. When...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
“Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found word.” Robert Frost In 1996, the Academy of American Poets introduced National Poetry Month to increase awareness of poetry in America. Two years later, Canada also joined in the celebration. The organization’s goal is to...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
April is Autism Awareness Month. A common saying in the autistic community is if you’ve met one person with autism, you’ve met one person with autism. “The problem with autism,” Dr. Temple Grandin once said, “is you’ve got a spectrum that ranges from Einstein to someone with no language and...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, April 12, 2019
Each year, we offer more than 3,000 events at our library locations throughout Burlington County. Coordinating these programs and alerting the public is an important part of what we do, making our online events calendar one of the most important aspects of our website. As we're always looking for...

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