Local Resources

January Programs

Exhibits
Youth Achievers Science and Math Projects
Experience the hard work, ingenuity, and winning projects of the area’s best and brightest in engineering, the sciences and math. Exhibit Displayed: January 5 – 30. Meet the Young Scientists: Sat., January 14, 2 pm. Light Refreshments served.
Children’s Programs
Tiny Tots Story Time
Wed., Jan. 4, 11, 18 & 25, 10:30 am. Parents, bring your toddlers ages 18 mos.-4yrs. to the library and listen to stories and learn finger plays with your little one. Afterward, enjoy interactive toys and snack in the library’s meeting room. Register Now!
Tween Programs
Fourth Annual Youth Art Contest Call for Entries
Jan. – Mar., All Day. Art projects will be accepted every day for entry in our fourth annual art show. Students in 5th and 6th grade should drop off their entries in the Children’s Room. Last date to submit your work is March 20th.
Tween Game-On!
Thurs., Jan. 26, 6 pm. Kids in grades 4 through 6, take a game break at the library! Test your skills on the Wii, a board game, cards, or Twister; all pre-teens are welcome to drop in and get your game on!
Teen Programs
Fourth Annual Youth Art Contest Call for Entries
Jan. – Mar., All Day. Art projects will be accepted every day for entry in our fourth annual art show. Students in 7th through 12th grade should drop off their entries in the Children’s Room. Last date to submit your work is March 20tht.
Do the Write Thing
Thurs., Jan. 19, 6:30 pm. A writers’ club for aspiring authors – share your ideas, work with others, and improve your writing skills. Light refreshments will be served.
Cover2Cover High School Book Club
Mon., Jan. 23, 2:15 pm. Get together with friends and talk about the latest great reads for teens; light refreshments will be served. This program will be held in the Willing High School’s MVP Room; all area high school students are welcome to attend.
Adult Programs
Sewing w/MK Designs
Mon., Jan. 9, 6:30 pm. Learn to make your own DIY gifts; items such as pillow cases, wrist bags, tote bags, mittens and scarves, no registration required. Older children, teens and adults welcomed, come learn to sew @ the library!
Writing Workshop with Michael B. Jackson
Tues., Jan. 10, 17, 24, 31, 6 pm. Local author Michael B. Jackson, author of How to Do Good After Prison, Fatherhood and other books, will guide you to success in your writing. Enrollment is limited and begins at the reference desk on Dec. 27.
Book Club Café!
Wed., Jan. 11, 10:30 am. Come share your good reads, or just find out what to read - we can’t keep a good book to ourselves. No registration required and brunch served.
Parkinson’s Disease Lecture
Wed., Jan. 11, 1:30 pm. Get information for living with Parkinson’s disease from experts, with updates from the Burlington County Friends of PD. Sign up any time at the Reference Desk.
Marketing Made Real
Wed., Jan. 11, 6 pm. Learn the essential steps to finding customers for your small business. Experts from private non-profit UCEDC will take a test case from inception to sale, and answer questions – register at the Reference Desk starting Dec. 28.
Qigong for Everyone
Thurs., Jan. 12, noon. Master Kim of the National Karate Institute in Moorestown will lead us in gentle yet vigorous exercise, and share his knowledge of traditional Chinese medicine. Register at the Reference Desk any time.
30 Minute Meditation
Thurs., Jan. 12, 1 pm. Yoga therapist and Willingboro Public Library librarian Linda Cope will introduce us to the pleasures and benefits of meditation. Everyone is welcome, register at the Reference Desk any time.
Patrice Tanyi –CD Launch
Thurs., Jan. 12, 6:30 pm Join Willingboro resident Patrice Tanyi as he launches his first music CD Diaspora. Light refreshments will be served.
Family History with Robert House and Ancestry.com
Tues., Jan. 17, 6:30 pm. Willingboro educator and genealogist Robert House will guide us in exploring our family histories, taking advantage of the library’s new subscription to Ancestry.com. Register at the Reference desk starting Jan. 3.
Mindfulness – Adult Coloring
Thurs., Jan. 19, 6:30 pm Enjoy and evening of mindfulness and anti-stress art therapy through adult coloring. Light refreshments will be served.
The Unique Blend
Sat, Jan. 21, 10 am. Marriage Service Technicians Cliff and Andrea Riley will explore the dynamics of blended families. Register at the Reference desk starting Dec. 7.
Free Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screening
Mon., Jan. 23, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Nurse Peggy from Lourdes Medical Center will be at the Willingboro Public Library for two hours of free blood screening. Registration is not required.
Scrap-Booking!
Mon., Jan. 23, 6:30 pm. Learn to preserve old and new photos, be creative and produce a keepsake that shows off your style! Just bring your photos, scrapbooks and let’s have fun and refreshments.
Cize It Up
Thurs., Jan. 26, 6:30 pm Come out and move your body to Shaun T's dance fitness DVD program Cize It Up led by Bukola ~ The End To Exercise. Light refreshments will be served.
Computer Classes
PC Basics
Wed., Jan. 4, 10 am. This two-hour session introduces students to PCs and the Windows 7 operating system. Register at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class.
Intermediate Python
Sat., Jan. 14, 21, 28 11 am. Willingboro Public Library’s own tech wizard Didier Gbenou will lead students who have mastered basic Python to the next level. Register at the Reference Desk starting Dec. 30.
Microsoft Word 2013
Tues., Jan. 17, 2 pm. Learn how to create professional looking documents using Microsoft Word 2013. Register at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class.
Excel for Beginners
Wed, Jan. 18, 10 am. A gentle introduction to cells and spreadsheets in MS Excel 2013. Register at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class.
MS PowerPoint for Beginners
Wed., Jan. 18, 6 pm. Learn the basics of making presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. Sign up at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class.
Walk-in Job Search Workshop
Wed., Jan. 25, 3 pm. We can help with your resume, job search and interviewing techniques. Visit us in our Computer Technology Center, first come first served.
E-Commerce
Wed., Jan. 25, 6 pm. Learn the ins and outs of establishing a successful online business. Register at the
Reference Desk starting Jan. 11.
Library Board of Trustees
The Board of Willingboro Public Library Trustees will meet at 7:30 p.m. on the second Wed. of the month, Jan. 11.

Follow Us


Contact Us!

220 Willingboro Parkway
Willingboro Town Center
Willingboro, NJ 08046

609.877.6668
609.877.6250 public fax (fee);
609.835.1699 library fax
(library business only)

Search the catalog

Our Hours

  • Monday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Tuesday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Wednesday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Thursday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Friday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
willingboro_twship
OPRA