Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Sign up today for: CELEBRATE WOMEN in American History

Join retired history professor, Jean Perry, and learn everything that you were never taught about the contributions of women to the history of our country.

Wednesday, September 7 at 7 PM
Why study about women in history? Women in Colonial America, the first Americans—Europeans and African American women. Opportunities, Occupations, Liberties, Marriage and Childbirth.

Wednesday, September 14 at 7 PM
Revolutionary times. Nurses, wives, spies, soldiers. Opportunities —
“yours, ours, mine” Push back — Republican motherhood

Wednesday, September 21 at 7 PM
Emerging women in a new world. Pioneer, Educated, Immigrant, Reformer women.

Wednesday, October 5 at 7 PM
New liberties, Votes for women, Flappers, Birth control and all that jazz

Wednesday, October 19 at 7 PM
Surviving the Crises, Ma Perkins, Eleanor Roosevelt and Rosie the Riveter

Wednesday, November 2 at 7 PM
Struggles against injustice; New attitudes, new choices, new families.

Come learn the American history that was missing when you went to school!

Register now!

Sign up today for: Tips from the Master Gardeners - Urban Forestry

Join Brian McDonald, Horticultural Consultant and Rutgers' Master Gardener Coordinator of Burlington County, to learn about problems, planting, care and maintenance of trees in our urban and suburban landscapes.

When:  Wednesday, September 7 from 1-2 p.m.

Where:  Meeting Room A

Register now!

Join us for: Roald Dahl Film Festival

You've got a golden ticket to join us in the Children's Room each Saturday for some Wonka-licious snacks and delightful movies based on Roald Dahl's classic stories.

Saturday, September 3 from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.:  Fantastic Mr. Fox

Saturday, September 10 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.:  Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Saturday, September 17 from 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.:  Matilda

Saturday, September 24 from 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.:  James and the Giant Peach

Saturday, October 1 from 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.:  The Witches

Free and no registration required!

Book Club!

Join us at 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 1 to discuss "The Hound of the Baskervilles" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Book club discussions are open and can be attended by anyone who wishes to discuss the book.  Come join us and bring a friend!

Mark your calendar for: The Power of Kindness Book Group

Join facilitators Holly Myers and Karen Reiner for an ongoing discussion of The Power of Kindness:  The Unexpected Benefits of Leading a Compassionate Life by Piero Ferruci.

When:  Wednesday, August 31st at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, September 6th at 1 p.m.

Topic:  Mindfulness

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Copies of the book are available for loan at the meetings.  All are welcome!

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Be part of an opera round table group at Moorestown Library!

Opera aficionado Bill Holt will facilitate a discussion of three rarely performed Rossini operas:
The Thieving Magpie (La Gazza Ladra), Tancredi and Lost Luggage.

When:  Thursday, August 18 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library,  Meeting Room A

 All are welcome!  No registration is required!

Sign up today for: South Jersey Wordpress Meetup

Calling all South Jersey users of WordPress, whether for business, blogging, or non-profit.
We gather to discuss tips and tricks, best practices, troubleshooting ... and more!
Group is for beginners and experts alike so come out and share your love for WordPress!
We plan on discussing a variety of topics including WordPress usage, designing WordPress Themes and styles, creating WordPress Plugins and Widgets, and using WordPress to its full potential.
This is going to be a fun and informal way to meet WordPress fanatics just like yourself and share your experiences with the popular open source software.

Please no marketing of products or services to attendees of SJWPM.

This Meetup aims to be a safe place to share ideas and explore all that WordPress has to offer.

When:  Wednesday, August 17 at 6:30 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B