Location: Various Locations
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Originally known as “spook tales,” horror movies have been around since the 1880s. The first known American horror film was Frankenstein, a 16-minute short based on Mary Shelley’s novel of the same name. Since then, the universal classic monster has been through several remakes. Horror movies are...
Location: County Library
Friday, October 5, 2018
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. Hello, everyone...
Location: Pinelands
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Why not celebrate fall by lacing up your sneakers and going for a walk in Medford? But first, head over to the Pinelands Library to pick up your clue sheet for the Main Street Scavenger Hunt, a free, family-fun event that’s open to all ages. To participate, all you need to do is solve the clues...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, October 1, 2018
October is Family History Month. It’s time to celebrate your unique ancestry and consider all the people who came together to make you you. If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about your family’s past, now is the perfect time. If you’re unsure of where to begin, the library has tons of resources to...
Location: County Library
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Brazilian samba, Spanish flamenco, American tap and Hollywood dance moves! Motown, soul, R&B, country, pop and big band music! Plan to spend your Sunday afternoons enjoying an exciting array of entertainment presented live in the Burlington County Library Auditorium. Sponsored by the Friends of...
Location: Evesham, Pemberton, Pinelands
Monday, September 17, 2018
Since 2010, the Young Chef's Academy has dedicated itself to getting kids involved in cooking by sponsoring Kids Take Over the Kitchen Day on September 13. With locations across the country, the academy provides classes, camps, workshops and more to encourage not only creativity, but also etiquette...
Location: County Library
Thursday, September 6, 2018
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 Michelle...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Now that Summer Reading is over, it is time to check back in on our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten (1KBBK) program. Just for a refresher, 1KBBK is a nationwide initiative to promote strong early literacy skills for newborns, infants and toddlers before they head off to school. The program's...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, August 20, 2018
  During the eight-week Summer Reading Program, Burlington County children read and logged 51,429 books, earning them many well-deserved rewards including the chance to see some BCLS Youth Services librarians getting a few pies in the face. Did you reach your summer reading goal yet? Your...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
When you think of dinosaur fossil discoveries, you might picture the western part of the U.S. So did 9-year-old Zoltan Magyar in the historical children’s novel Haddy the Doorstopasaurus. Zoltan longed to live in Arizona instead of boring Haddonfield, New Jersey. A trip to The Academy of Natural...

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