Location: Various Locations
Friday, February 22, 2019
    Everyone knows a dog is human’s best friend and we’re celebrating National Dog Biscuit Day (yes, that’s a thing) on February 23 with some fun recipes from cookbooks tailor-made for our furry friends. Just like with humans, it’s important to know where food comes from and what ingredients...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, February 14, 2019
In 1932, on a steamy summer evening in Harlem, a 17-year old Billie Holiday starts her waitressing shift at the Alhambra Ballroom. The Alhambra offers a three-in-one show with a movie, a cabaret revue and a dramatic reading. Outside, where West 126th Street meets 7th Avenue, the sidewalk is...
Location: County Library
Friday, February 1, 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 Jon...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, January 31, 2019
The winners of the ALA Youth Media Awards were announced on January 28. While none of our Youth Services staff members correctly predicted this year’s winners, Miss Hannah from the Evesham Library did select one of the Newbery Honor books: The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani. The winner of the...
Location: County Library
Monday, January 14, 2019
Tickets are now available for six outstanding, live music and dance performances at the Burlington County Library auditorium. Each Friday night show costs just $10 per person and tickets are limited, so reserve your seats now! The Friday Nights at the Library series takes library entertainment to...
Location: County Library
Monday, January 7, 2019
Classic rock! African American music to inspire! A professional Theremenist who bends electricity with his hands! Mark your calendar for the next exciting lineup of Sundays on Stage, a series of one-hour, culturally diverse performances presented live in the Burlington County Library Auditorium....
Location: Various Locations
Monday, January 7, 2019
Each year, the American Library Association recognizes the most distinguished children’s book of the previous year with the Newbery Medal. First presented in 1921, the Newbery Medal was the first children’s book award in the world. In 1937, the Caldecott Medal was created to recognize the artist of...
Location: County Library
Friday, January 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 everyone! I’m...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, January 3, 2019
Have you heard about 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten?  It’s a fun program designed to promote early literacy and parent/child bonding through reading! Any book your newborn, infant or toddler hears counts towards their 1,000 books. This means that in addition to being read to by family and...
Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Did you know BCLS has thousands of ebooks and audio ebooks you can borrow for free? All you need is a library card and a device, and now, thanks to Libby, it takes just a few taps to find and borrow a title. Libby is an easy-to-use reading experience from OverDrive, the library system’s ebook and...

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