NEWS, SPORTS, COMMENTARY, POLITICS for Gloucester City and the Surrounding Areas of South Jersey and Philadelphia

Sarah DeStasio, of Florida, formerly of Gloucester City & South Philly
Three conferences considered for realignment

Bellmawr Library Events

The Bellmawr Branch of the Camden County Library will have the following adult and family programs this fall.

 Celebrate National Healthy Aging Month Friday, September 5, at 10:30 a.m. and Monday, September 22, at 7 p.m. Adults age 50 and over are invited to discover the positive aspects of aging. Go bowling with Library's new Nintendo Wii and enjoy healthy snacks.

  The Sip & Mingle Coffee Dates for adults will be Mondays, September 8, October 20 and November 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stop in for a cup of coffee and a tasty treat while browsing the collections, reading a magazine and talking with staff.

  Intergenerational Knitting Club, for Grades 4 to Adult, Wednesdays, September 10, October 15, November 5, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Beginners and experienced knitters are welcome.

  Brown Bag Book Share for Adults, Tuesdays at noon, September 16, October 21, and November 18. Bring lunch and share current or favorite books with other readers.

  Word Art for Adults the third Wednesday of each month, September 17, October 15, November 19, from 7 to 8:45 p.m. Been moved to write poetry? Join poets at various stages of development to share writings and helpful critiques.

  Author Visit for Adults, Wednesday, September 22, from 4 to 5 p.m. Author Bree Donovan will discuss her new book Steve Prefontaine—Rocketman.  In it she tells the story of Steve Prefontaine, considered to be among the greatest and most inspirational long-distance runners, who died tragically in a car accident, through stories of the people who knew and loved him.

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Call 931-1400 to register.