Events

External link: Baby and Toddler Storytime

When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Fun for the little ones! Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and musical instruments for all. Best suited for babies and toddlers up to 3 years old. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: My Enemy in the Mirror: Finding Peace in an Unpeaceful World

When: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

David Steinberg, poet and 2018 Nobel Peace Prize nominee, reads his poem My Enemy in the Mirror, which was first published in Arabic, in the Gaza magazine 28. Following the reading, he will be discussing peace, hatred, and the simple things people can do to better the world. No registration required.

External link: Chair Yoga

When: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Chair Yoga involves gentle yoga exercises that can be done while seated in or supported by a chair. This class will teach the basics of guided breathing, simple physical stretches, guided relaxation, and meditation. The yoga exercises are safe and accessible for all levels. No registration is needed.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: FTW! Teen Game Night

When: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for our teen game night and learn a new game, or play an old favorite. No experience needed, just your desire to get in the game. Open to teens in grades 7-12. No registration required.

External link: Journalism in Film: All the President's Men

When: Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the details of the watergate scandal that leads to President Nixon's resignation. 1976. 138 mins. Rated PG. Joe Truitt hosts this series of films focusing on American Journalism. No registration required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, September 29, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Film Noir Friday - The Asphalt Jungle

When: Friday, September 29, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

A major heist goes off as planned, until bad luck and double crosses cause everything to unravel. Directed by John Huston. 1950. 112 mins. No registration required.

External link: Phil Sings: Neil Diamond

When: Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Phil Bruschi, a teacher and lifelong musician, brings Neil Diamond to the library. Phil will tell the story of Neil Diamond's career and perform some of his best songs and biggest hits. Phil might even ask the audience to participate! No registration required.

External link: Preschool Music Class

When: Sunday, October 01, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Group class designed to promote basic music skills in preschool children through music and movement with a caregiver. Since 3-6 year-olds are still developing their basic music skills, class activities will include singing, dancing and playing with rhythm instruments. Registration is required.

External link: Maker Space Drop-In

When: Sunday, October 01, 2017 - 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Come check out the library's new Maker Space and play with the many different tools and equipment we have on hand, like the 3D printer, sewing machines, snap circuits, button makers, etc. A staff member will be available for assistance. Stop in any time between 3-5pm, no appointment necessary.

External link: Baby and Toddler Storytime

When: Monday, October 02, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Fun for the little ones! Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and musical instruments for all. Best suited for babies and toddlers up to 3 years old. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Monday, October 02, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Info Table: US Family Health Plan

When: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: In Lobby

Health Benefits Consultant Josephine Grey will be in the lobby to answer questions about US Family Health Plan for qualified military personnel. No registration required.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Teen Advisory Board

When: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Come out and bring your friends to help plan teen events and volunteer opportunities. Registration required so pizza can be ordered.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, October 04, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Journalism in Film: Spotlight

When: Thursday, October 05, 2017 - 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

The story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of childmolestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the church to its core. 2015. 128 mins. Rated R. Joe Truitt hosts this series of films focusing on American Journalism. No registration required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, October 06, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Hallowed Ground: Putting the Civil War Dead to Rest

When: Saturday, October 07, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

What happened to the remains of the 750,000 men who died in the American Civil War? This program, presented by Martin Mosho, shows how the dead were buried, many with disrespect and indifference, and how it led to reburials and national military cemeteries. This program is not meant for children. No registration required.

External link: 2nd Sunday Concert: Barbone Street Jazz Band

When: Sunday, October 08, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Clarinetist Steve Barbone returns with the Barbone Street Jazz Band, playing New Orleans Jazz, Dixieland, Swing, and American songbook music! The band was first formed in 1996, and the musicians in Barbone Street have performed with some of the legends of jazz and popular music in the 20th and 21st centuries. Barbone Street is the most sought after jazz band in the Philadelphia area. No registration required.

External link: LIBRARY CLOSED

When: Monday, October 09, 2017 - All Day

LIBRARY CLOSED

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Teen Art Night - Bookmarks

When: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Bring your sketchbook and join us for art night! This month, we will be designing book marks that may get used to promote teen events. You are also free to bring your own project to work on instead. Open to grades 7-12, no registration required.

External link: Movie Matinee: The Zookeeper's Wife

When: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

This real-life story depicts how two Polish zookeepers worked with the Resistance during WWII in order to save people and animals from the Nazis. 127 mins. PG-13. No registration required.

External link: Paws for Reading: Wilson

When: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Wilson, a registered therapy dog, and his owner, Ms. Judy. Wilson is a friendly Bearded Collie mix who is waiting to hear you read to him. Please note, sessions are in 15-minute blocks. Bring your favorite book from home or arrive early to choose a book from the library's collection. Grades 1-4. Registration is required.

External link: Paws for Reading: Wilson

When: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Wilson, a registered therapy dog, and his owner, Ms. Judy. Wilson is a friendly Bearded Collie mix who is waiting to hear you read to him. Please note, sessions are in 15-minute blocks. Bring your favorite book from home or arrive early to choose a book from the library's collection. Grades 1-4. Registration is required.

External link: Paws for Reading: Wilson

When: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Wilson, a registered therapy dog, and his owner, Ms. Judy. Wilson is a friendly Bearded Collie mix who is waiting to hear you read to him. Please note, sessions are in 15-minute blocks. Bring your favorite book from home or arrive early to choose a book from the library's collection. Grades 1-4. Registration is required.

External link: Paws for Reading: Wilson

When: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Wilson, a registered therapy dog, and his owner, Ms. Judy. Wilson is a friendly Bearded Collie mix who is waiting to hear you read to him. Please note, sessions are in 15-minute blocks. Bring your favorite book from home or arrive early to choose a book from the library's collection. Grades 1-4. Registration is required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, October 13, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Maker Space Drop-In

When: Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Come check out the library's new Maker Space and play with the many different tools and equipment we have on hand, like the 3D printer, sewing machines, snap circuits, button makers, etc. A staff member will be available for assistance. Stop in any time between 10-12pm, no appointment necessary.

External link: Lego League

When: Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join us for this month's meeting of our LEGO League. Each month we gather together and build around a specific theme. Grades K-4. This group is not sponsored by the LEGO Group. Registration required.

External link: Kids Minecraft Challenge

When: Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

We will be playing on the library's own server and using creative mode to build! A different challenge will be presented each meeting. Laptops will be provided. Please register as space is limited. Grades 2-4.

External link: Tween Minecraft Challenge

When: Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

We will be playing on the library's own server and using creative mode to build! A different challenge will be presented each meeting. Laptops will be provided. Please register as space is limited. Grades 5-7.

External link: Teen Lockdown: Smash Bros. Tournament

When: Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

This will be a singles tournament. More details will be determined the day of the event, and depend on the number of players. Pizza will be served. Please arrive early, as there will be no changes or additions to the brackets once the tournament has begun. Registration is required. Open to grades 7-12.

External link: Foreign Film: Breaker Morant

When: Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

In this gripping true story that takes place during the Boer War, three Australian soldiers are put on trial for court martial after killing prisoners and a missionary. The film depicts both the trial, as a military lawyer defends them, and the incidents that led them to their fateful decisions. Stars Bryan Brown, Edward Woodward, and Jack Thompson. In English. 1980. PG. 107 min. No registration required.

External link: Baby and Toddler Storytime

When: Monday, October 16, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Fun for the little ones! Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and musical instruments for all. Best suited for babies and toddlers up to 3 years old. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Monday, October 16, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Join us at the Library for a fun-filled session of stories, songs, fingerplays, and an art activity. Best suited for ages 3-6 years. Siblings are welcome. No registration.

External link: FTW! Teen Game Night

When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for our teen game night and learn a new game, or play an old favorite. No experience needed, just your desire to get in the game. Open to teens in grades 7-12. No registration required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Info session: Rowan College Workforce Training Programs

When: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Rowan College at Burlington County's Workforce Development Institute will be offering an information session on its free training programs, which include: Advanced Manufacturing; Transportation, Logistics and Distribution; WISE- Women in Sustainable Employment; CISCO; 911 Dispatch; and Solar Ready. No registration required.

External link: Snack Attack!

When: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Where: Craft Room

Kids will make their own delicious snacks during this hands-on cooking experience. Please alert Library of any food allergies in advance. Ages 3-6 years. Registration is required.

External link: Maker Space Drop-In

When: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come check out the library's new Maker Space and play with the many different tools and equipment we have on hand, like the 3D printer, sewing machines, snap circuits, button makers, etc. A staff member will be available for assistance. Stop in any time between 6-8pm, no appointment necessary.

External link: Raising Financially Healthy Kids

When: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Want your kids to grow up to be financially healthy? Amy Leis, a Financial Advisor and Accredited Wealth Management Advisor, will help you learn how to be a Chief Financial Parent, teach important money values, and empower your kids to be wise consumers. No registration required.

External link: Journalism in Film: Network

When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

A television network cynically exploits a deranged former anchor's ravings and revelations about the news media for its own profit. 1976. 121 mins. Rated R. Joe Truitt hosts this series of films focusing on American Journalism. No registration required.

External link: Kids Can Cook

When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Kids will make their own delicious snacks during this hands-on cooking experience. Please alert the library of any food allergies in advance. Ages 6-10 years. Registration is required. A parent/guardian must be present and is encouraged to join the fun!

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Teen D&D Night

When: Friday, October 20, 2017 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

At this time, player registration is full. Anyone interested in sitting in and learning about the game is still welcome to attend.

Play the original role-playing game (RPG) the way it was intended: together, around the table, with dice, character sheets, snacks and fun. Immerse yourself in the role of adventurers seeking glory, fighting evil, and telling their stories through actual role-playing. No re-spawns, no button combos, no save-game. Play like we did in the old days: face to face. And learn why this game launched a thousand others! All materials provided, but if you have your own dice, bring them, if you like.

External link: Apples - Dumplings, Cider, and Jack

When: Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Apples, brought to America by the Dutch, found a perfect home in the Garden State. Many varieties were grown in rich New Jersey soil, some of which can still be found here. Discover why the apple was so important to early Americans and what role New Jersey played in the growth and production of apple products such as, apple cider and applejack. No registration required.

External link: Abrakadoodle

When: Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Abrakadoodle is a creative, fun art experience where kids are provided the opportunity to experiment as they discover exciting artists from around the globe. Join us for an ART-rageous adventure as we explore striking colors, exciting techniques, and create masterpieces of our very own! No prior art experience necessary. Grades K-4. Registration is required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Monday, October 23, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: In library

Join craft enthusiasts for crocheting and conversation. Novices and experts welcome. Instruction available if needed. Please bring your own materials. No registration necessary.

External link: Teen Anime Club

When: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Anime club meets once a month to hang out, eat ramen, and discuss and watch our favorite Anime and Manga. No registration needed.