Friday, April 21, 2017

Sign up today for: Antiques Appraisal Event with antiques appraiser Katherine Linzey


Bring in your treasures for an "Antiques Roadshow" style event.

This event is limited to 40 appraisals; one per person.

Items accepted for appraisal:  fine art, furniture, ceramics, glassware, vintage photographs, advertising, folk art, assorted toys, metalware, clocks, musical instruments, sports memorabilia.

Excluded items:  All weaponry, including swords and knives, traps (like leg-hold), coins and paper money, Nazi memorabilia, and all jewelry.

Opinions of value are informal and may not be used for insurance or charitable donations, which require an accredited appraisal.

Katherine Linzey is the president of Linzey Appraisal Associates, LLC and an accredited member of the American Society of Appraisers.  She holds a degree in the history of art from Ohio State University.  Linzey Appraisal Associates appraises all nature of personal property including fine arts, antiques, decorative arts, collectibles and one-of-a-kind pieces.

When:  Saturday, April 29 from 1-4 PM

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

Space is limited and registration is required.

To register or for more information, call the Reference Desk at 856-234-0333 or email us at reference@moorestown.lib.nj.us

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Sign up today for: Learn More About Easy Relaxation Techniques with Alex Dys-Dragos: Affirmations


During this interactive meeting, you will learn more about affirmations and how to use them.  You will be able to identify some of your negative inner dialog and change it into one that supports your well-being and happiness.

When:  Thursday, April 27 at 7 PM

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

REGISTER NOW!




Mark your calendar for: Spanish Conversation Group


Whether you are a native Spanish speaker or just learning the language, if you would like an opportunity to converse in Spanish, you are welcome to join this group.

When:  Wednesdays at 10 AM to noon:  April 26 & May 10, 24

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Practice your Spanish and meet new friends and neighbors!

Sign up today for: Celebrating American Women


Join popular presenter retired BCC adjunct History professor, Jean Perry, and discover fascinating American women you didn't learn about in school.

Tuesdays at 7 PM:

April 25 — Women Social Activists
Harriet Beecher Stowe, Margaret Sanger and Katharine McCormack, Jane Addams, the invisible women of the Civil Rights movement.

May 2 — Women Scientists
Rachel Carson, Sally Ride, Patricia Bath, Stephanie Kwolek, Yvonne Brill, Ada Byron Lovelace, the women of ENIAC, Admiral Grace Hopper

Register online now!

All sessions will be in Meeting Room A at Moorestown Library.

Sign up today for: An All American Total Solar Eclipse


Look into the mysteries of eclipses and other celestial events in the universe with astronomer Kevin Manning.

According to NASA, "on Monday August 21, 2017 the moon will pass in front of the sun and cast a shadow upon all of North America, coast to coast, for the first time since 1918."
Get ready to appreciate this rare solar eclipse with an astronomical presentation at the Library.
Following an indoor presentation, weather permitting, we will go outdoors to view celestial objects in the night sky through a powerful hand-crafted telescope. We will be looking at the ice crystal rings of Saturn, craters on the Moon and more.

When:  Monday, April 24 at 7 PM

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B & outdoors (weather permitting)

Reserve your spot today by registering online above or by calling the Reference Desk at 234-0333 ext. 4012.

Mark your calendar for: Spring Recess Craft Bonanza, April 17 - April 21


All ages, all day – While supplies last!

Drop in each day during Spring Break for colorful spring crafts inspired by the art and stories of Eric Carle.

Monday, April 17 – Color a unique Very Hungry Caterpillar crown.

Tuesday, April 18 – Replicate Eric Carle’s colorful collage technique to make a beautiful Mr. Seahorse poster.

Wednesday, April 19 – String green macaroni and colorful cut-outs together to make a necklace inspired by The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

Thursday, April 20 – Use tissue paper collage to create a Very Quiet Cricket stick puppet.

Friday, April 21 – Paint me a star! Use paint and paper shapes to assemble one-of-kind stars like the ones you see in Draw Me a Star and Papa, Please get the Moon for Me.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

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



Opera aficionado Bill Holt will facilitate discussions of the Metropolitan Opera's upcoming HD simulcasts.

Thursday, April 20 @ 7 PM - Eugene Onegin


Thursday, May 4 @ 7 PM - Der Rosenkavalier

All are welcome!