Thursday, December 22, 2016


Warmest wishes for a wonderful holiday.  Our holiday hours:

Saturday, December 24 (Christmas Eve) - CLOSED

Sunday, December 25 (Christmas Day) - CLOSED

Monday, December 26 (Christmas Day Observed) - CLOSED

Saturday, December 31 (New Year's Eve):  9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Sunday, January 1 (New Year's Day) - CLOSED

Monday, January 2 (New Year's Day Observed) - CLOSED







Mark your calendar for: Mystic Drumz presents: The Legend of Marshmallow Island

Mystic Drumz will use various percussion instruments from around the world to take us on a musical adventure to a magical island that rises from the middle of a mystical pond.  Larry the Frog and friends go off in search of Marshmallow Island and the legendary dance party that takes place there.  Featured instruments include Nigerian Talking Drum, Brazilian Quica, Vibraslap, Flextone, Chinese Gongs and more.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Moorestown Library.

When:  Thursday, December 29 at 10 am

Where:  Meeting Rooms A & B

All ages, no registration required.

Mark your calendar for: Crabgrass Puppet Theatre presents: African Adventure Tales

Crabgrass Puppet Theatre returns with two classic tales from Africa, just in time for Kwanzaa. In Anansi and the Talking Melon, See how Anansi the trickster spider eats his way into Elephant's melon, grows so fat that he gets stuck, and then fools Elephant and the other animals into thinking the melon can talk. Will the animals be able to teach Anansi a lesson in the end? In Koi and the Kola Nuts, the youngest son of a chief receives just one small kola nut tree as his inheritance. On his journey to find a new home, he meets a snake, a crocodile, and a colony of ants, all in desperate need of the one thing Koi has: kola nuts. Koi helps the animals and leaves himself with nothing. His kindness to the creatures he meets is rewarded when they help him find his new home!

Sponsored by Sean Fischel Connect.

When:  Wednesday, December 28 at 10 am

Where:  Meeting Rooms A & B

All ages, no registration required.

Mark your calendar for: Drop-In Calendar Craft


2017 is right around the corner!  Drop in to the Children's Room any time to make a custom calendar.  Bring pictures from home or use our craft supplies. 

When:  Tuesday, December 27 - Saturday, December 31

All ages, no registration required.






Mark your calendar for: Mad Science presents: Winter Science Spectacular


Celebrate the season with exciting and merry experiments!  Learn how to squeeze an egg through a chimney, see a snowman get "de-frosted" and discover how Jack Frost fills a huge airbag with one breath.  In the grand finale, the Mad Scientist will introduce a mysterious North Pole rock that can make bubbling potions, popping corks, shivering quarters and clouds of fog.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Moorestown Library.

When:  Tuesday, December 27 at 10 a.m.

Where:  Meeting Rooms A & B

All ages, no registration required.

Mark your calendar for: The Night Before Christmas Party!


The big day is almost here!  Come in your pajamas for a celebration of this magical time, featuring stories with Santa Claus.  Afterwards, we will enjoy cookies and cocoa in the Children's Room.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Moorestown Library.

Ages 3+

When:  Thursday, December 22 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

No registration required!


Saturday, December 17, 2016

Cancelled due to inclement weather: Storybook Symphony - Presented by Symphony in C


Look for Storybook Symphony presented by Symphony in C on Saturday, February 11th at 11 a.m.!


Thursday, December 15, 2016

Mark your calendar for: A Special Visit with Santa - For children with special needs and their families



Santa Claus knows that some children need a little extra time to get comfortable with him, share their wish list and get that perfect picture.  So he's stepping away from bright lights and noisy crowds to visit with children who have special needs, along with their brothers and sisters. Meet him in the story time room, and bring your camera for pictures.

When:  Thursday, December 15, drop in between 4:30 and 6 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, story time room

No registration required!

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Sign up today for: Feathers and Flurries: a program for bird lovers with Lisa Herman of Wild Birds Unlimited


Winter is a wonderful time for kids of all ages to enjoy birds and other wildlife!  Learn how to create a refuge in your own backyard.  Help the birds to survive the most challenging season while inviting them to bring their beauty and song to your door.

Learn, too, how you can get involved in The Christmas Bird Count or The Great Backyard Bird Count, sponsored by the National Audubon Society and Cornell Lab of Ornithology.  As a "citizen scientist" you'll contribute to the understanding and conservation of our beautiful feathered friends!

Lisa M. Herman, owner of Wild Birds Unlimited of Cherry Hill, and an advocate of connecting people with nature, will lead this presentation.

Space is limited!

REGISTER NOW!

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Sign up today for: Colorful Conversations with Live Harp Music by Kathy Appleton: a coloring program for adults


Back by popular demand!  Join us to experience the relaxing effects of coloring while listening to live harp music, by professional harpist and library fan, Kathy Appleton.  Pictures and crayons will be provided, but feel free to bring your own coloring books, pencils, crayons or other supplies if you wish.

When:  Tuesday, December 13 from 7 to 8 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

Space is limited!

REGISTER NOW!


Nonfiction Book Club!


Join us on Tuesday, December 13 at 2 p.m. to discuss I Am Malala:  the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai.

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

Monday, December 12, 2016

Mark your calendar for: POETRY WORKSHOP


If you enjoy writing poetry, sharing your work and meeting other aspiring poets, join us  at 1 p.m. for a one-hour POETRY WORKSHOP with Moorestown poet, Carl Harris:

"I began writing short stories and poetry around the age of thirteen, and have never ceased.  Some of my poetry has been published in newspaper poetry columns (a thing of the past these days), magazines, poetry anthologies, and have had two of my own books of poetry published."

Come prepared to write and share your poetry.

When:   Monday December 12 at 1 p.m. 

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Mark your calendar for: Science Saturday! The Franklin Institute presents: How to Build a Storm! (ages 4+)


Lightning, twisters and hail - oh my!  This dynamic show reveals the science of weather to the extreme.  Where does our weather come from, and what factors make it a sunny day or a blustery one?  We'll make a cloud, explore thunder and lightning, and even create snow.  We promise a stormy ending to this show as we demonstrate the power of a tornado!  Sponsored by Sean Fischel Connect.

When:  Saturday, December 10 at 10 a.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

No registration required!

Thursday, December 8, 2016

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







Opera aficionado Bill Holt will facilitate a discussion of the Metropolitan Opera's upcoming HD simulcast:  L'Amour de Loin

When:  Thursday, December 8 at 7 p.m.


Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A


Free and no registration required.


All are welcome!

Mark your calendar for our last Cook the Book: Tapas!


Stop by the Reference Desk and browse the cookbooks we have selected.
Choose a recipe and we will photocopy it for you.
Make it at home and bring it to the library and we will all share the food we have made as well as all the recipes and our thoughts about them.

When:  Thursday, December 8 at 1 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Mark your calendar for: Tips from the Master Gardeners - Native Alternatives to Landscape Plants





Join Master Gardener Merry Bogert for a presentation on native plant alternatives to use in your garden in place of exotic/non-natives and the reasons why this is an important choice.



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



Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A


REGISTER NOW!







Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Mark your calendar for: Better Investing



The South Jersey Chapter is all volunteers offering educational seminars for about 350 members in over 50 separate investment clubs from Trenton to Cape May.

When:  Tuesday, December 6 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Learn investing from local experts!

First Monday Film with Irv Slifkin: I Wanna Hold Your Hand


Join film expert and author, Irv Slifkin, for this month's feature:  I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)

What happened behind-the-scenes in 1964 when The Beatles landed in New York to make their debut appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show"?  Discover the answer according to debuting director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump) in this cleverly chaotic comedy produced by Steven Spielberg.

When:  Monday, December 5 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

All are welcome!

Mark your calendar for: THE BIG BOOK SALE!



Hardbacks, paperbacks, children's books and beautiful coffee table books will be available to purchase.

Come and find some great books you never have to return!

When:  10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Friday, December 2 and Saturday, December 3

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B


DONATIONS FOR THE BIG BOOK SALE ARE STILL BEING ACCEPTED!

We will  gladly accept books and DVDs in good condition.  Please no VHS tapes, encyclopedias, magazines, Readers' Digest condensed, Time-Life books, case law books, textbooks, or reference material over 5 years old.  Please inquire at Circulation Desk if you have questions.

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, November 30 at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, December 6 at 1 p.m. - Warmth
             
Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

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

Happy Thanksgiving!


In observance of Thanksgiving, the library will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25 and will reopen on Saturday, November 26 at 9 a.m.

Friday, November 18, 2016

Sign up today for: WWI and American Art

                                                 Flower of Death by Claggett Wilson
                                                   
Coinciding with the centenary of America's involvement with the war, World War I and American Art will be the first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War.  The war's impact on art and culture was enormous, as nearly all of the era's major American artists interpreted their experiences, opinions and perceptions of the conflict through their work.  This lecture, presented by Monica Zimmerman, Director of Museum Education at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, will explore PAFA's exhibition themes and images as well as discuss the artists who chronicled their experiences of the unfolding war as it crept closer to home and then involved them directly as soldiers, relief workers, political dissenters, and official war artists.

When:  Tuesday, November 22 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

REGISTER NOW!



Mark your calendar for: Science Saturday! The Franklin Institute presents: The Human Body (ages 4+)


Come with us on a wild journey through The Human Body.  Discover how nutrients in the food we eat are converted into the energy that keeps us on the move.  We'll learn how our muscles work, and what our blood actually accomplishes as it flows through our veins and arteries.  Plus, there will be a special tribute to that duo that protects us from illnesses:  skin and mucous!

Sponsored by Sean Fischel Connect

When:  Saturday, November 19 at 10 a.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

Friday, November 11, 2016

Sign up today for: Shipwrecks off the New Jersey Coast


What lies underneath the dark Atlantic waters that rush along the New Jersey coast?  Dan Leib, president of the New Jersey Historical Divers Association, has dived deep into these cold rough waters and has discovered amazing shipwrecks that reveal New Jersey's significant history.  From Wrecked luxury liners to sunken German U-Boats, Mr. Leib - who has appeared on History Channel's Deep Sea Detectives - will describe what lies buried in New Jersey's ocean floor and will share the tales of courage, terror, and survival that accompany the wrecked vessels.

This program is part of the New Jersey History Speaks lecture series presented by The Historical Society of Moorestown in conjunction with the Moorestown Library.  All speaker series events are free and open to the public thanks to a generous grant from the Elizabeth Tuttle Fund.

When:  Wednesday, November 16 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

Advanced registration is not required, but it is requested. 

REGISTER NOW!

Mark your calendar for: South Jersey Wordpress Meetup


Calling all South Jersey users of WordPress, whether for business, blogging, or non-profit.  Join us for 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.

Whether you are a beginner or an expert, this Meetup aims to be a safe place to share ideas, learn tips and tricks and explore all that WordPress has to offer.

When:  Wednesday, November 16 at 6:30 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Sign up today for: Best of Burlington County Parks







Burlington County has an extensive park system.  Jennifer Bulava, Naturalist with the Burlington County Parks System, will introduce us to her favorite places, trails and species in the Burlington County Parks System as well as the most memorable sightings from 2008 through 2015.



When:  Wednesday, November 16 at 10 a.m.



Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B



REGISTER NOW!

Mark your calendar for: POETRY WORKSHOP


If you enjoy writing poetry, sharing your work and meeting other aspiring poets, join us the second Monday of each month at 1 p.m. for a one-hour POETRY WORKSHOP with Moorestown poet, Carl Harris:

"I began writing short stories and poetry around the age of thirteen, and have never ceased.  Some of my poetry has been published in newspaper poetry columns (a thing of the past these days), magazines, poetry anthologies, and have had two of my own books of poetry published."

Come prepared to write and share your poetry.

When:   November 14, and December 12 at 1 p.m. 

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Sign up today for: South Jersey's "War of the Worlds"







Join us to LISTEN to an audio presentation created by local author and voice actor, Christopher H. Baum, with a national cast of 15 actors.  This updated retelling of the Orson Welles broadcast is set in South Jersey and features Lockheed-Martin and the Jersey Pine Barrens.


Some strong language and disturbing scenes.  Not for young children!  Come and listen to the 50-minute audio followed by a Q & A with the author and star.

When:  Thursday, November 10 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A


Reserve your spot by registering online now or by calling the Reference Desk at 234-0333.

Mark your calendar to: Meet Elephant and Piggie! (all ages)



Get ready for some BIG laughs as Elephant and Piggie drop in for a very special visit!  Enjoy a fun-filled story time featuring this dynamic duo, along with other memorable characters from the world of Mo Willems.  Bring your camera for a photo op after story time!


Sponsored by Sean Fischel Connect.


When:  Thursday, November 10 at 10 a.m.


Where:  Moorestown Library, Rooms A & B

Thursday, November 3, 2016

First Monday Films with Irv Slifkin: The Treasure of the Sierra Madre


Join film expert and author, Irv Slifkin, for this month's feature:  The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948).

In a small Mexican town in 1925, down-on-their-luck Americans Humphrey Bogart and Tim Holt team with an elderly prospector (Walter Huston) to search for gold in the Sierra Madre mountains.  A perilous expedition, encounters with Mexican bandits and the dark side of human nature relating to the unquenchable desire for gold.

When:  Monday, November 7 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

All are welcome!

Book Club!


Join us at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 3 to discuss The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion.
Book club discussions are open and can be attended by anyone who wishes to discuss the book.  Come join us and bring a friend!

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Sign up today for: Tips from the Master Gardeners - Xeriscaping




Join Master Gardener Marilyn Fishman for a presentation about creating a landscape for water use efficiency, including plant selection and maintenance.



When:  Wednesday, November 2 from 1-2 p.m.



Where:  Meeting Room A



REGISTER NOW!

Mark your calendar for: Better Investing



The South Jersey Chapter is all volunteers offering educational seminars for about 350 members in over 50 separate investment clubs from Trenton to Cape May.



When:  Tuesday, November 1 at 7 p.m.



Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B



Learn investing from local experts!

Political Films with Irv Slifkin: A Face in the Crowd



Join author and film critic, Irv Slifkin, for this week's feature:  A Face in the Crowd.



Andy Griffith gives a stunning performance as "Lonesome" Rhodes, a crude, guitar-strumming Arkansas vagabond who becomes a media sensation thanks to his homespun style and a push from his "handlers."  As Rhodes becomes more popular and powerful his true dark nature is revealed.



When:  October 31 at 7 p.m.



Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A



All are welcome!

Mark your calendar for: Library Trick or Treat (all ages)






Drop by the library in costume any time to pick out a book as a special Halloween treat!  One book per child.






When:  Monday, October 31 from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.






Where:  Children's Room

Mark your calendar for: Storybook Symphony presented by Symphony in C (ages 4+)




Join us for a unique presentation blending symphony and story!  A string ensemble will demonstrate their instruments' possibilities, perform a variety of music and accompany a reading of a not-too-spooky Halloween story.




Sponsored by The Friends of the Moorestown Library.




No registration required.




When:  Saturday, October 29 at 11 a.m.




Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B





Sign up today for: Leadership for Life and Business

Explore the differences between being a manager and a leader. We’ll look at traits of an effective leader and expand the discussion to introduce participants to the nine components of Mindful Leadership in both personal and professional relationships. Whether you’re parenting children, supervising volunteers, managing an office or want to change how you approach life situations, this workshop is for you.

When:  Thursday, October 27 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A




Register Now

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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 Ferrucci.

Wednesday, October 26 at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, November 1 at 1 p.m.:  Trust

Wednesday, November 30 at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, December 6 at 1 p.m.:  Warmth

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

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

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Sign up today for: America the Beautiful - A Celebration of our National Parks



Our National Parks System is commemorating its centennial this year and Jennifer Bulava, Naturalist from the Burlington County Parks System, will help us celebrate with a photographic slide show highlighting 35 Nation Park units she visited over the last 16 years. 


Come enjoy her high resolution imagery of the most awe-inspiring landscapes and species in our country and get some information on planning your own trip with location maps for all sites.


When:  Tuesday, October 25 at 7 p.m.


Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B


Free, but registration is required.


REGISTER NOW!

Monday, October 24, 2016

Political Films with Irv Slifkin: Seven Days in May


Join film expert and author, Irv Slifkin, for this week's feature:  Seven Days in May

From "The Manchurian Candidate" director (John Frankenheimer) and the creator of "The Twilight Zone" (scriptor Rod Serling) comes this gripping suspenser set in and around the White House.  Here, Col. Kirk Douglas suspects his boss, Joint Chief of Staff member Burt Lancaster, has hatched a nefarious plot to overtake weakening American president Frederic March and the entire U.S. government.

When:  October 24 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

All are welcome!

Friday, October 21, 2016

Mark your calendar for: Science Saturday! The Franklin Institute presents: Sound, Music and Math (ages 4+)



Explore how vibrations produce waves in air, and how those waves are related to our sense of hearing.  Discover the science behind the making of music, because the scientific principles that allow us to craft sound into art can be as beautiful as the music itself.


Sponsored by Sean Fischel Connect.


When:  Saturday, October 22 at 10 a.m.


Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

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, October 20 at 7 p.m. - Don Giovanni

Thursday, December 8 at 7 p.m. - L'Amour de Loin

Free and no registration required. 

All are welcome!

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, 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!

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Comment Regarding WiFi

Comment:  "Wireless too slow today to do my work.  Needed to go outside to get a connection to Comcast.  Please correct.  Oct. 17."


Response:  We are working on getting stronger WiFi connections. 

Comment Regarding Library Cards for Children

Comment: " Students in the Moorestown school district should ... get library cards.  I've been trying to get the parents to get them cards, [but to no avail], thereby depriving my grandchildren access to the wonderful new library and all it has to offer."


Response:  Moorestown Library is not legally allowed to give minors library cards without a parent's signature since it's a parent's responsibility to pay for any overdue fines and/or replacements.  The Library is open Monday - Thursday from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m., as well as Fridays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.



Monday, October 17, 2016

Comment Regarding Museum Passes



Comment:  "It would be nice if the library offered tickets to the Philadelphia Museum of Art."


Response:  Unfortunately, the Philadelphia Museum of Art does not offer museum passes to libraries. 


However, Moorestown Library lends museum passes, which allow for free admission at the following local museums, nature and arts centers:


Friday, October 14, 2016

Sign up today for: The Music of World War II



Some of the most memorable and enduring popular music of the Twentieth Century was written during the Second World War.  With patriotism at an all-time high, the war effort became an integral part of the entertainment industry, creating an emotional wartime dream world of heroes, love, remembrance, reflection, and introspection.  The Music of World War II by Dr. Sheldon Winkler tells the stories behind the origins of many of these musical compositions, some of which are popular standards to this day.  Copies of Dr. Winkler's book will be available for purchase. 

When:  Wednesday, October 19 from 1-3 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

REGISTER NOW!

Nonfiction Book Club!


Join us on Tuesday, October 18 at 2 p.m. to discuss Dreamland:  The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic by Sam Quinones.

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








Sign up today for: Lettering Arts with Calligrapher, Maureen Peters


This beginner's workshop in casual pointed-pen calligraphy will teach you about the tools of calligraphy, basics in practice strokes and technique, as well as cover a full alphabet.  If you are just starting out or are looking for hands-on tips and techniques to improve, this workshop is for you!  If you have taken a class before and want to grow and learn beyond the beginners class this class is also for you.

We will learn how to add design elements, create a fall card and a holiday card for yourself or to give as a gift.

The teacher of this program, Graphic Artist Maureen Peters, has been a calligrapher for 30 years, is past president of Philadelphia Calligraphers' Society and the owner of Letterworks Art Studio.

When:  Tuesday at 2 p.m.:  October 18, 25 and November 1, 8, and 15

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

Class is limited to 15.

REGISTER NOW! 

Political films with Irv Slifkin: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington


Join film expert and author, Irv Slifkin, for this week's feature:  Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

In what came to be known as "Hollywood's Golden Year," Frank Capra delivered one of the great political films.  Showcasing James Stewart as a mild-mannered Boy Ranger leader who gets a rude awakening how the government works when he heads to D.C. to replace a recently deceased statesman and discovers some of those he trusts have hidden agendas.

When:  Monday, October 17 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

All are welcome!

Join us on October 15th for: Halloween Extravaganza: One Day, Three Great Events!


A Wish for Winellda the Witch with Moorestown author Esther Phillips Clark and illustrator Christine Cathers Donahue
Join Moorestown author Esther Clark and local illustrator Christine Donahue for a special story time and book signing to celebrate the launch of their new Halloween book!
9:30 a.m. in the Story Time Room
All ages, no registration required.

Halloween Drop-In Craft
Drop into the children's room to make a sweet and witchy decoration for Halloween.
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Children's Room - WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!
All ages, no registration required.

Halloween Costume Swap sponsored by MooreKids
Whether you have a costume to swap or not, you'll love choosing from a huge array of gently-used costumes at this community-wide free shopping event, just in time for Halloween!
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Meeting Rooms
All ages, no registration required.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Mark your calendar for: South Jersey Wordpress Meetup




Calling all South Jersey users of WordPress, whether for business, blogging, or non-profit.  Join us for 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.

Whether you are a beginner or an expert, this Meetup aims to be a safe place to share ideas, learn tips and tricks and explore all that WordPress has to offer.

When:  Wednesday, October 19 at 6:30 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Friday, October 7, 2016

Mark your calendar for: Cook the Book: Breads and Spreads!


Stop by the Reference Desk and browse the cookbooks we have selected.
Choose a recipe and we will photocopy it for you.
Make it at home and bring it to the library and we will all share the food we have made as well as all the recipes and our thoughts about them.

When:  Wednesday, October 12 at 1 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A