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GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP LIBRARY SEPTEMBER EVENTS

VOORHEES, N.J. – Calendar of Events Listings for September 2016 at Gloucester Twp. organized by age groups

Camden County Library System

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP BRANCH

 Call for registration at the Gloucester Twp. Branch (856) 228-0022 or register online at http://www.camdencountylibrary.org/events

 Adult Programs September 2016

 

Color me Serene

Adult
Thursday, Sept. 8, 7 p.m.
Coloring Books- not just for kids! Relax and enjoy the soothing benefits of coloring. We offer soft music and a tranquil atmosphere. Materials supplies

Bowling the Wii Way

Adult
Fridays, Sept. 9, 23, 3 p.m.
Beginners are welcome as we bowl and play Wii games for fun and exercise.

Camden County Community Directory Seminar
Adult
Monday, Sept. 12, 10:30 a.m.
The Resource COMPASS is a web-based directory that will allow the community to access information such as, State and County information relevant to family success, referrals to connected services and programs and much more. Please join us for a quick and information session to learn more about the COMPASS contents and all its benefits.

Third Thursday Book Chat
Adult
Thursday, Sept. 15, 10:30 a.m.
“The Martian"by Andy Weir

Mark Whitney was nearly killed by a dust storm on Mars and was abandoned by his crew who thought him dead. Now he's all alone with no way of letting Earth know he's alive … Not giving in, Mark works to survive, battling obstacle after obstacle, but will it be enough?

Ancestry 101
Adult
Thursday, Sept. 22, 3 p.m.
Explore your family tree at the library and let us help you discover who you are. We are offering a beginner’s class in genealogy using the in-library database AncestryLibrary.com. Space is limited, registration is required

Essential Oils 101
Adult
Thursday, Sept. 22, 7 p.m.
Learn all the ways you can use essential oils to support health and wellness throughout the year!

Genealogy on the Web
Adult
Thursday, Sept. 22, 7 p.m.
Where do you look for family tree information that is not in Ancestry.com? We are offering a class in how to find other sources for genealogy on the internet.

Registration for any program is available three weeks in advance of the event date.

 

Children’s and Family Programs September 2016

 

Minecraft Club Jr.

Elementary
Tuesday, Sept. 6, 4 p.m.
Grades 1-3: Join other young fans and play Minecraft at our monthly club.

Little Learners
Babies
Fridays, Sept. 9, 23, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 9-17 months with caregiver: Come focus on learning and exploring with your little one by means of sensory-focused activities and toys.

Preschool Story Time

Preschool
Tuesdays, Sept. 13, 27, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 3-5 years with caregiver: Themed stories, songs, action rhymes and a craft.

Toddler Story Time
Toddlers
Wednesdays, Sept. 14, 28, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 18-36 months with caregiver: Themed stories, songs, action rhymes, and playtime.

LEGO

Children
Monday, Sept. 19, 6:30 p.m.
Grades 1-3: Choose from our Lego Challenge Jar or opt for an hour of free play!

Move it to Music
Children
Wednesday, Sept. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Ages 18 months-5 years with caregiver: Get ready to wiggle, giggle, bounce, and dance during this highly interactive music-packed program!

M/ART with Heart

Elementary
Thursday, Sept. 22, 4 p.m.
Grades K-3: Express your unique style and creativity through this math-meets-art hands-on program.

Full STEa.m. Ahead
Children
Monday, Sept. 26, 6:30 p.m.
Ages 6-9: Come join Miss Nancy for a read-aloud story followed by a hands-on exciting STEa.m. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) activity!

Registration for any program is available three weeks in advance of the event date.

 

Teen and Tween Programs September 2016

 

Duct Tape Pencil Case Crafternoon
Teen/Tween
Friday, Sept.  2, 3:30 p.m.
Grades 4-12: Craft a pencil case out of duct tape, just in time for school!

Minecraft Club
Teen/Tween
Tuesday, Sept.  6
10/4, 11/1, 6:30 p.m.
Grades 4-12: Join other Minecraft fans at our monthly club. No need to register IF you are playing on your own device!

Teen Art Lab

Teen/Tween
Tuesday, Sept.  13, 6:30 p.m.
Grades 6-12: An assortment of art supplies and adult coloring books will be provided for teens wanting to explore their creative side.

Science Scene
Teen/Tween
Wednesday, Sept.  14, 6:30 p.m.
Grades 4-8: Embrace you inner mad scientist as we try out some spectacular experiments. Science can be slimy, so dress to mess!

Teen Writers' Group
Teen/Tween
Wednesday, Sept.  21, 6:30 p.m.
Grades 8-12: Join your peers and the YA librarian to get tips, share your work, and spark new ideas. A composition book and pencil will be provided for first-timers.

Art Club
Teen/Tween
Tuesday, Sept.  27, 6:30 p.m.
Grades 4-8: Create your next masterpiece or try your hand at a craft at our monthly Art Club. Dress to create!

Registration for any program is available three weeks in advance of the event date.

 

 

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Established in 1921, Camden County Library System seeks to meet the recreational, informational and educational needs of its customers with locations in Bellmawr, Camden, Gloucester Township, Haddon Township, Merchantville, Winslow Township and Voorhees.   The Library is governed and supported by the Camden County Board of Freeholders and the Camden County Library Commission. 

 

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