Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Sign up today for: Dances by Diane - Latin and Line Dance!


Dances by Diane is back for a six-week series to teach Latin and Line Dance. Latin Dance will be the first half hour and Line Dance will be the second half.  No partner or experience is needed!
Diane Alcavage is an Arthur Murray trained dance instructor with over 20 years experience in American Style Ballroom and Latin dances.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

When:  Fridays at 1 p.m. - September 23 through October 28

September 30 - Merengue review and Wild Wild West
October 7 - Merengue review and Electric Slide
October 14 - Cha Cha and Saturday Night Fever
October 21 - Cha Cha review and Ms Jody's Thang
October 28 - Cha Cha review and The New Line Dance

Free, but registration is required.

Register now!



Monday, September 26, 2016

Political Films with Irv Slifkin: The Candidate


Join film expert and author, Irv Slifkin, for this week's feature:  The Candidate 

Robert Redford is an idealistic young liberal lawyer looking to win a Senate seat over the senior Republican incumbent in this whip-smart look at the new age of politics and the media's role in elections.

When:  Monday, September 26 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

All are welcome!

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

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


Explore the exciting history of flight from Leonardo da Vinci to the space shuttle.  Investigate the Bernoulli principle and learn how airplane wings provide lift.  Mechanical birds, hot air balloons, gliders, and even a rocket launch are used to demonstrate the forces of flight.  Sponsored by Sean Fischel Connect.

When:  Saturday, September 24 at 10 a.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B


Thursday, September 15, 2016

Sign up today for: Aikido!


Join us for an introduction to the Traditional Japanese Martial Art of Aikido!

Instructors and students of Agatsu Dojos will be on hand to present basic postures, movements and principles of redirection of force that teach effective self-defense without aggression or competition.  You can observe and / join in this ongoing format presentation.

When:  Tuesday, September 20 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

REGISTER NOW!


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, September 16 and Saturday, September 17

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Rooms A & B

Monday, September 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, September 14 at 6:30 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B


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, September 13 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B

Learn investing from local experts!

First Monday Films with Irv Slifkin: The Vikings


Join film expert and author, Irv Slifkin, for this month's feature:  The Vikings (1958)

A rugged adventure saga boasting Kirk Douglas and Tony Curtis as rival sons of the Viking Lord Ragnar vying for power and the attention of beautiful princess Janet Leigh amidst the beautiful landscape of Norway.  Based on the same source material as the current hit TV series "Vikings."

When:  Monday, September 12 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Meeting Room A

All are welcome!

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:  September 12, October 10, November 14, and December 12 at 1 p.m. 

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room B 

Monday, September 5, 2016

First Monday Films 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!

Friday, September 2, 2016

Happy Labor Day!


In observance of Labor Day, the library will be closed on Monday, September 5th and will reopen on Tuesday, September 6th at 9 a.m. 

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!

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:  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!