Friday, March 27, 2015

March 27 - Ask us about Book Group in a Bag!

Did you know you can "check-out" your next book group from Moorestown Library?

Thanks to the Friends of the Moorestown Library, our Book Groups in a Bag provide ten copies of a book, ten copies each of discussion questions, author information and suggested read-alikes.  We have over 80 titles to offer including classics, fiction and nonfiction.  Extended loan periods are available and new titles are added every year.

Let us help make your next book group meeting even more enjoyable with Book Group in a Bag!

Friday, March 20, 2015

March 21: Little Princess Parties Presents: Snow Queen Story Time Spectacular (all ages)

Enjoy stories, a sing-along and more with everyone's favorite Snow Queen!  Princess attire welcome - complimentary photos will be provided by Greg Haygood Photography!

When:  Saturday, March 21st at 10:30 a.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library Meeting Room A & B

Please call 856-234-0333 ext. 5 to register.

Register today for: How to take better pictures

Learn how to take good photographs even with point and shoot cameras or camera phones.

Where:  Moorestown Library Meeting Room A

March 28 from 9 a.m.-12 noon:  Part 1 - Basic photography:  How does a camera work, photography terms, factors affecting image quality, components of a good photograph.

April 4 from 9-11 a.m.:  Part 2 - Editing photographs to make them better:  Using free available software to catalog photos and share them online, cropping, straightening, adjusting exposure, retouching, writing text on photographs, and a lot of fun stuff.

Taught by Certified Professional Photographer Dave Gupta.  Bring your camera if you have one.

The programs are free, but registration is required.

Register online now!

Sign up today for: Better Investing

Prepare for your financial future through sensible investing. Whether it be for retirement, college or other financial goals, you need to control your financial future.

The series is free, but registration is required. To sign up, contact the library Reference Desk at 234-0333 or Carla Krasnick at 235-0813
Dates:  March 31, April 7,  May 5, June 9
Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

March 19: Book Club!

Join us at 7 p.m. for a conference call with Thor Hanson, the author of Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle.

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

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Sign up today for: Dances by Diane

In answer to your enthusiastic response, Dances by Diane is back for a six-week progressive series to teach Salsa!
Diane Alcavage is an Arthur Murray trained dance instructor with over 20 years experience in American Style Ballroom and Latin dances.  She specializes in teaching social dancing for beginners.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

When:  Fridays from 1-2 p.m.:  March 6, 13, 20, 27, & April 10, 17

Cost:  $30.00 for the six-week progressive series is due at first class and registration is required.

Register online today!

Questions:  Call the Reference Desk at 234-0333 

Monday, March 9, 2015

March 9 & 10: AARP Smart Driver Course

Update your driving skills, learn safe driving techniques, become familiar with new laws, AND RECEIVE A DISCOUNT ON YOUR AUTO INSURANCE.


When:  Monday, March 9 & Tuesday, March 10 from 1-4 p.m. BOTH days

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room

Cost:  $15.00 for AARP members; $20.00 for non-AARP members

Register with a check made out to AARP.  Payment is required to reserve your space.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Thursday, March 5 - Due to the snow...


Today's cake decorating contest has been postponed to Thursday, March 19 at 4 PM.
We hope to see you then.

The Library Book Group meeting to discuss Thor Hanson's Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle has been postponed to Thursday, March 19 at 7 PM.

The story hour scheduled for this afternoon WILL BE HELD TODAY as scheduled.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

March 7: Crabgrass Puppet Theatre Presents: The Pirate, the Princess and the Pea

A pirate and a princess are on a treasure hunt, racing to find the same clues.  But when they are attacked by a giant octopus, they quickly forget their differences and discover the benefits of cooperation.  Join us on a thrilling voyage chock full of sea monsters and side-splitting action!  Sponsored by Sean Fischel Connect.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A and B

When:  11 a.m.

All ages, no registration required.