Location: Various Locations
Saturday, June 15, 2019
5… 4… 3… 2… 1… BLAST OFF into fun adventures at your library this summer starting June 24! The theme for the annual Summer Reading Program is A Universe of Stories and each location in the Burlington County Library System is hosting themed events all summer long. Everyone knows books can take you...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, June 14, 2019
Did you know your library has resources for GED and English Language Learners (ELL)? Explore this expanded collection today and take advantage of guides that will help prepare you for the GED, HiSET and TASC tests. These guides are available to borrow in both English and Spanish. Our non-fiction...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Observed each year on June 13, National Sewing Machine Day is day set aside to commemorate the invention of the sewing machine. Allowing for increased efficiency and productivity, Gandhi himself even called it “one of the few useful things ever invented.” Officially patented by Stephen Singer in...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, June 10, 2019
Nearly 90 years after Superman’s debut in 1933, he remains as relevant and popular as when he first graced the pages of comic books all those years ago. Superman represents what it truly means to be an American; to have courage, extend a helping hand and never stand down in the face of malevolence...
Location: Bordentown
Tuesday, June 4, 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 Ann...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, May 31, 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, 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
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...

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