Events

External link: LIBRARY CLOSED

When: Thursday, November 23, 2017 - All Day

LIBRARY CLOSED

External link: LIBRARY CLOSED

When: Friday, November 24, 2017 - All Day

LIBRARY CLOSED

External link: Steve Charton Memorial Coffee Table Book Sale

When: Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: In library

Steve Charton Memorial Coffee Table Book Sale

External link: Steve Charton Memorial Coffee Table Book Sale

When: Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: In library

Steve Charton Memorial Coffee Table Book Sale

External link: Steve Charton Memorial Coffee Table Book Sale

When: Monday, November 27, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Where: In library

Steve Charton Memorial Coffee Table Book Sale

External link: Baby and Toddler Storytime

When: Monday, November 27, 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, November 27, 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 required.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, November 28, 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, November 28, 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 Anime Club

When: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 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.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, November 29, 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: NaNoWriMo Write-In Session

When: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1

November is National Novel Writing Month. Join writers all over the world for a no-judges, no-fees month-long writing frenzy in which you write that novel/screenplay/poetry collection you've always dreamed of finishing. In partnership with the NaNoWriMo organization, the library offers a dedicated time and place for writers to work. No registration necessary.

External link: Maker Space Drop-In

When: Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: In library

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. No appointment necessary.

External link: Pajama Pals

When: Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes during this evening storytime for families. Children (and parents!) are invited to wear pajamas so they can be tucked into bed when they get home. Ages 3-6 (siblings are welcome). No registration required.

External link: Crochet, Anyone?

When: Friday, December 01, 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 required.

External link: Musicals of the 60s - Help!

When: Friday, December 01, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

The Beatles second feature is a wild pop tune-fueled affair in which all roads lead to Ringo’s oversized ring. The ring is sought by a cult and a kooky scientist who believes it can help him rule the world. Paul, John, George and Ringo dodge bad guys, travel the world, and play such songs as as “Ticket to Ride,” “Another Girl,” You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away” and the title track. 1965. Not Rated. Hosted by Irv Slifkin. 92 min. No registration required.

External link: Mad Science

When: Sunday, December 03, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

"Spin, Pop, Boom!"
The Mad Scientist will use simple but exciting experiments and demonstrations to involve the audience in the discovery process of science.

External link: Preschool Music Class

When: Sunday, December 03, 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.

External link: Baby and Toddler Storytime

When: Monday, December 04, 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, December 04, 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 required.

External link: LIBRARY CLOSED FOR STAFF TRAINING

When: Tuesday, December 05, 2017 - All Day

LIBRARY CLOSED FOR STAFF TRAINING

External link: Crochet, Anyone?

When: Wednesday, December 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 required.

External link: Info session: Rowan College Workforce Training Programs

When: Wednesday, December 06, 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: Teen Advisory Board

When: Wednesday, December 06, 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: Intro to Yoga

When: Wednesday, December 06, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join us for an introduction to yoga with a certified Yoga instructor. Prepare to leave the class feeling uplifted and centered. Bring a mat, or a blanket, or a large towel and wear comfortable/loose clothing. No registration needed.

External link: Info Table: US Family Health Plan

When: Thursday, December 07, 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: Chair Yoga

When: Thursday, December 07, 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: Movie Matinee: The Circle

When: Thursday, December 07, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

When Mae is hired to work for the world's largest social media company, she sees it as an opportunity of a lifetime. As she rises through the ranks, she is encouraged by the company's founder (Tom Hanks!) to engage in a groundbreaking experiment that pushes the boundaries of privacy, ethics and ultimately her personal freedom. 110 mins. PG-13. No registration required.

External link: Kids Can Cook

When: Thursday, December 07, 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: Sustainable South Jersey Meetup

When: Thursday, December 07, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

TBA

External link: Crochet, Anyone?

When: Friday, December 08, 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 required.

External link: Musicals of the 60s - How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

When: Friday, December 08, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Based on a Tony-winning Broadway hit, this bouncy satire features Robert Morse reprising his stage role as an overly ambitious window washer who finds romance in the corporate world. Songs include “I Believe in You” and Brotherhood of Man.” 1967. Not Rated. 121 min. Hosted by Irv Slifkin. No registration required.

External link: Teen Lockdown: Smash Brothers Tournament

When: Friday, December 08, 2017 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

TBD

External link: Maker Space Drop-In

When: Saturday, December 09, 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, December 09, 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, December 09, 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, December 09, 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: 2nd Sunday Concert: Harmony Show Choir

When: Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: In library

Back by popular demand! The Harmony Show Choir is an auditioned only group of high-school-age performers from the Southern New Jersey area. They are professionally staged and choreographed in a high energy, family oriented musical revue for the holidays.

External link: Baby and Toddler Storytime

When: Monday, December 11, 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: Paws for Reading: Xorra

When: Monday, December 11, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Xorra, a registered therapy dog, and her owner, Ms. Linda. Xorra is a friendly German Shepherd who is waiting to hear you read to her. 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. One reader per time slot.

External link: Paws for Reading: Xorra

When: Monday, December 11, 2017 - 4:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Xorra, a registered therapy dog, and her owner, Ms. Linda. Xorra is a friendly German Shepherd who is waiting to hear you read to her. 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. One reader per time slot.

External link: Paws for Reading: Xorra

When: Monday, December 11, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Xorra, a registered therapy dog, and her owner, Ms. Linda. Xorra is a friendly German Shepherd who is waiting to hear you read to her. 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. One reader per time slot.

External link: Paws for Reading: Xorra

When: Monday, December 11, 2017 - 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Practice your reading skills with a captive canine audience in a private setting with Xorra, a registered therapy dog, and her owner, Ms. Linda. Xorra is a friendly German Shepherd who is waiting to hear you read to her. 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. One reader per time slot.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Monday, December 11, 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 required.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, December 12, 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, December 12, 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: Book Discussion Group - Beautiful Ruins

When: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join the Book Discussion Group for fascinating conversation about this month's book--Beautiful Ruins by Jesse Walter. No registration required.

External link: Crochet, anyone?

When: Wednesday, December 13, 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: Snack Attack!

When: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 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: Teen Anime Club

When: Wednesday, December 13, 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.

External link: Maker Space Drop-In

When: Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 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 4-6pm, no appointment necessary.

External link: Pajama Pals

When: Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM
Where: Craft Room

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes during this evening storytime for families. Children (and parents!) are invited to wear pajamas so they can be tucked into bed when they get home. Ages 3-6 (siblings are welcome). No registration required.

External link: Crochet, Anyone?

When: Friday, December 15, 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 required.

External link: Teen D&D Night

When: Friday, December 15, 2017 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Craft Room

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: Abrakadoodle

When: Saturday, December 16, 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: Foreign Film: Nine Queens

When: Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

In this surprise-filled caper from Argentina an unsuccessful swindler and a master of deception search for a new partner in crime. After a series of complex scams, the new team targets a set of rare German stamps—the “Nine Queens” of the title—but must outfox a group of equally sneaky cons in order to pull off the scheme. In Spanish with English subtitles. 2000. R. 114 min. No registration required.

External link: Baby and Toddler Storytime

When: Monday, December 18, 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, December 18, 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 required.

External link: Preschool Storytime

When: Tuesday, December 19, 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, December 19, 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, December 19, 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, December 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 required.

External link: Intro to Meditation

When: Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 1 & 2 COMBINED

Join an experienced meditation instructor and achieve relaxation of your mind and body. Wear comfortable clothes, try not to eat a big meal before class, and bring a mat or towel. (If you prefer not to sit on the floor, you may sit on a chair.) No registration needed.

External link: Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs

When: Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Meeting Room 2

Decorations of holly and mistletoe, gingerbread and caroling, these are just a few of the Christmas customs that have been handed down from earlier times. With Judith Krall-Russo, food historian, learn the similarities and differences between Colonial and Victorian Christmas celebrations. No registration required.

External link: Paws for Reading: Wilson

When: Thursday, December 21, 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, December 21, 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, December 21, 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, December 21, 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.