Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Here at the library, we have lots of resources to help you with your personal and professional goals. A fun trend has been to create something called a “Bucket List.” The point of the list is to capture a record of your “always-wanted-to-do” aspirations. Think of all the things you want to...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Did you know a literary genre is basically a style of writing? It’s a label that describes what a reader can expect in a work of literature, and it’s used to group together works that are similar in style or subject matter. Literature is generally categorized as either non-fiction (true, factual...
Location: Various Locations
Friday, June 9, 2017
We're happy to announce that the Burlington County Library System has been awarded the NEA Big Read grant for the second year in a row! BCLS is one of only 75 non-profit organizations across the county to be awarded a 2017-2018 NEA Big Read grant. We are excited to host our programs in March...
Location: Evesham
Friday, June 9, 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. Hey there! My...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Beach reads are often associated with romance and humor, but to me, the best beach reads move at a quick pace and immediately draw you in – and suspenseful stories certainly fit that bill! There’s something fun about being pulled into a twisted, sinister tale while the sun is shining and the waves...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Twenty years after the release of the original Captain Underpants book, Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, makes its way into theaters on Friday, June 2. Springing from the mind of the always zany Dav Pilkey, the 12 Captain Underpants novels feature elementary school students George and...
Location: Bordentown
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Members of the Bordentown Library's Teen Advisory Board are proud to announce that they are the New Jersey state winners of the Teen Video Contest held by the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP). Each year, teens from participating states are invited to create a commercial that explores the...
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...

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