Thursday, January 31, 2013

January 31: Healing through art meets today at 12:30 p.m.

Back by popular demand!  Local watercolor instructors Eileen Caporaso and Jane Kielt are offering their Healing Through Art workshop on Thursdays this winter.

Each class will begin with a guided imagery to help relax the mind and body. You will learn color theory and watercolor techniques to help you express yourself. No artistic ability is necessary.
 
Dates: Thursdays through March 14

Time: 12:30 - 2 p.m.
 
Cost for all six sessions: $75.00 (includes supplies)

 Please call the Reference Desk at 234-0333 to register as space is limited!

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

January 30: Winter reading program begins this Friday!

Do you like Summer Reading at the Moorestown Library? Then you'll LOVE this! Read books at home throughout the month of February, tell a children's librarian about them, and fill out a raffle ticket for each book you read. Put your completed tickets in the drawing by February 28 for a chance to win cool rpizes like gift cards to Barnes and Noble, iTunes, Build-A-Bear and Happy Hippo. The more you read, the better your chaances are to win! (Children who are not yet reading on their own can tell us about books that have been read to them.)

Monday, January 28, 2013

January 28 - Mark Your Calendars!



On Friday, March 1 the library will be closed all day for a Staff Development Day.
We will look forward to seeing you when we reopen Saturday, March 2 at 9 AM.

Friday, January 25, 2013

January 25 - It's Food for Fines Friday!


Every Friday 9 AM to 5 PM

For each non-perishable food item you donate, the library will waive the overdue charges on one overdue item returned that day up to a maximum of $5.00 per item.

Lost, damaged or missing materials are NOT eligible

Working in partnership with Live Civilly, all food we collect will be used to help replenish food pantries in Moorestown.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

January 24: Legos and games!

Join us today from 4-6 p.m. in the Children’s Room for an afternoon of Lego® building and game playing.
Bring a friend to double the fun!

No registration required - just drop in!

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

January 22: Title Requests

Requests:  Baked Elements by Matt Lewis and Shouts and Whispers edited by Nancy Wilson

Response:  We will not be purchasing these two titles at this time since neither one has yet been reviewed in a professional journal.

January 22: Sign up for Boys Read

For boys in grades 2-3:

Learn what it takes to be a champion in By My Brother's Side, a story about NFL stars Ronde and Tiki Barber. Come in your favorite team colors or jersey!

Saturday, February 2, 10 am - 10:45 am







For boys in grades 4-5:

Join Nate Brodie in The Million Dollar Throw as he attempts to win one million dollars by throwing a pass through a target during halftime at a New England Patriots game. Come in your favorite team colors or jersey.

Saturday, February 2, 11 am - 12 pm







Call or stop by to register.

Monday, January 21, 2013

January 21: Library closed for Martin Luther King Day

The library will be closed today, January 21, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday.  We'll reopen tomorrow morning at 9 a.m.

Friday, January 18, 2013

January 18 - It's Food for Fines Friday!


Every Friday 9 AM to 5 PM

For each non-perishable food item you donate, the library will waive the overdue charges on one overdue item returned that day up to a maximum of $5.00 per item.

Lost, damaged or missing materials are NOT eligible

Working in partnership with Live Civilly, all food we collect will be used to help replenish food pantries in Moorestown.

Thursday, January 17, 2013

January 17: There's still room in the Healing through Art classes

Back by popular demand!  Local watercolor instructors Eileen Caporaso and Jane Kielt are offering their Healing Through Art workshop on Thursdays this winter.

Each class will begin with a guided imagery to help relax the mind and body. You will learn color theory and watercolor techniques to help you express yourself. No artistic ability is necessary.
 
Dates: Thursdays from January 31 through March 14

Time: 12:30 - 2 p.m.
 
Cost for all six sessions: $75.00 (includes supplies)

 Please call the Reference Desk at 234-0333 to register as space is limited!

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

January 16 - Register now for Valentine's Crafts!

There is still time and space to register for Valentine's Day crafts.



Children in Grade 2 can sign up to make a Valentine Heart Pillow on
 Tuesday, January 29 at 4 :15 PM.

Children in Grade 3 can sign up to make a Valentine Treasure Box on 
Wednesday, January 30 at 4:15 PM.


Space is limited and registration is required so stop by 
or call the Children's Department (234-0333) today to sign up!

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

January 15 - Morningstar is now online!

Morningstar Mutual Funds has ceased publication in print as of December 31, 2012.

To continue to provide you with the investment information you need,  Moorestown Library has purchased a subscription to the electronic version.  

Check out the Morningstar Investment Research Center on our website for information on over 14000 stocks, 24,800 mutual funds, 1,500 exchange-traded funds and 700 closed end funds. 

Monday, January 14, 2013

January 14 - Better Investing Club Meets Tonight!



If you are ready to learn more about investing, join us tonight at 7 p.m. in the library meeting room. 


See http://www.betterinvesting.org/public/default.htm to learn more about this national, non-profit educational organization!

Friday, January 11, 2013

January 11 - It's Food for Fines Friday!


Every Friday 9 AM to 5 PM

For each non-perishable food item you donate, the library will waive the overdue charges on one overdue item returned that day up to a maximum of $5.00 per item.

Lost, damaged or missing materials are NOT eligible

Working in partnership with Live Civilly, all food we collect will be used to help replenish food pantries in Moorestown.

Thursday, January 10, 2013

January 10: Starting date for Healing through Art pushed back to 1/31

Local watercolor instructors Eileen Caporaso and Jane Kielt are offering their Healing Through Art workshop on Thursdays this winter.  The first class meets on January 31 at 12:30 p.m.

Each class will begin with a guided imagery to help relax the mind and body. You will learn color theory and watercolor techniques to help you express yourself. No artistic ability is necessary.
 
Dates: Thursdays, January 31 through March 14

Time: 12:30 - 2 p.m.
 
Cost for all six sessions: $75.00 (includes supplies)

 Please call the Reference Desk at 234-0333 to register as space is limited!

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

January 9 - Book Group meets tomorrow evening!


Join us at 7 PM tomorrow evening, January 10 in the library meeting room  to discuss 
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
Everyone is welcome!

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

January 8: There are still spaces available for winter storytime

Winter storytimes have just begun and there are still spaces available in all age groups.  The full schedule is available in the library or on our website.

Call the Children's Department at 234-0333 ext. 5 or stop by to register.

Monday, January 7, 2013

January 7 - Favorite Film Festival Tonight!

City for Conquest
Tonight at 7:30 PM


Directed by Anatole Litvak.  With James Cagney, Ann Sheridan, Arthur Kennedy, 
Anthony Quinn, Donald Crisp and Elia Kazan.  
A moving, sentimental epic about a boxer who sacrifices everything for his musician brother.  Beautifully written and acted with all the social qualities of the best Warner films.

Saturday, January 5, 2013

January 5: Lego League meets today!

Lego League meets this morning from 9:30 - 10:30 and is open to children of all ages.

Build lego creations with a team, with a buddy, or on your own. No registration necessary, just drop in!

Friday, January 4, 2013

January 4 - It's Food for Fines Friday!


Every Friday 9 AM to 5 PM

For each non-perishable food item you donate, the library will waive the overdue charges on one overdue item returned that day up to a maximum of $5.00 per item.

Lost, damaged or missing materials are NOT eligible

Working in partnership with Live Civilly, all food we collect will be used to help replenish food pantries in Moorestown.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

January 3: Healing through art workshops begin next week

Back by popular demand!  Local watercolor instructors Eileen Caporaso and Jane Kielt are offering their Healing Through Art workshop on Thursdays this winter.

Each class will begin with a guided imagery to help relax the mind and body. You will learn color theory and watercolor techniques to help you express yourself. No artistic ability is necessary.
 
Dates: Thursdays, January 10 through February 14 (snow date makeup: February 21)

Time: 12:30 - 2 p.m.
 
Cost for all six sessions: $75.00 (includes supplies)

 Please call the Reference Desk at 234-0333 to register as space is limited!



Wednesday, January 2, 2013

January 2: Action Karate workshop for kids

Pick up some cool karate moves with Sensei Matt of Action Karate! There's still space left in the  workshops on January 7.

There are two workshops scheduled:

4-4:30 is for children ages 3-6
4:30-5 is for children ages 7-10

Call or stop by the Children's Department to register.

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

January 1, 2013 - Happy New Year!


Moorestown Library is closed today in observance of New Year's Day.
We will reopen on Wednesday, January 2 at 9 AM.
We wish everyone a happy and healthy 2013!