Local Resources

June Programs

Exhibits
Meet the Exhibitors – Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Exhibit Displayed: June 3 - 30
Alpha Kappa Alpha will display arts, photography and memorabilia of the sorority.
Exhibit Reception: Sat., June 10, 2 pm. Refreshments will be served.
Children’s Programs
Bust a Move Tiny Tots!
Wed., June 14, 10:30 am. Parents bring your toddlers ages 18 months to 4 years to the library and enjoy singing songs, playing small rhythm instruments, and dancing! Afterwards, enjoy snacks together.
Summer Reading Club – Build a Better World
Tues., June 27, 2 pm. Children entering grades 1 through 3 in the fall, you are invited to Build a Better World by joining WPL’s Summer Reading Club! Make friends during your summer vacation while you enjoy stories, crafts, prizes, snacks and games.
Tween Programs
Summer Reading Club – Build a Better World
Wed., June 28, 2 pm. Children entering grades 4 through 6 in the fall, you are invited to Build a Better World by joining WPL’s Summer Reading Club! Make friends during your summer vacation while you enjoy stories, crafts, prizes, snacks and games.
Teen Programs
Summer Reading Club – Build a Better World
Thurs., June 29, 2 pm. Teens entering grades 7 through 12 in the fall, you are invited to Build a Better World by joining WPL’s Summer Reading Club! Make friends during your summer vacation while you enjoy stories, crafts, prizes, snacks and games.
Family Programs
Journey on the Underground Railroad
Thurs., June 15, 7 pm. Experience the Underground Railroad in these interactive programs presented by the Underground Railroad Museum of Burlington County.
Summer Reading Club Kick-Off
Sat., June 17, 2 pm. Children entering grades 1 through 12 in the fall, stay in the habit of reading throughout the summer! Stop by the library and sign up for our Summer Reading Club and be a part of our summer fun.
Adult Programs
Meet the Author – Negus Adeyemi
Sat., June. 3, 2 pm. Poet Negus Adeyemi will read poetry and sign his new book Gemineye. Light refreshments will be served.
Mindfulness – Adult Coloring
Thurs., June 8, 6:30 pm. Enjoy an evening of mindfulness and anti-stress art therapy through adult coloring. Light refreshments will be served.
Sewing w/MK Designs
Mon., June 12, 6:30 pm. Learn to make your own DIY gifts; items such as pillow cases, wrist bags, tote bags, mittens, scarves and other such items. No registration required. Come learn to sew @ the library!
Family History with Robert House and Ancestry.com
Tues., June 13, 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 any time.
Book Club Café!
Wed., June 14, 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., June 14, 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.
Qigong for Everyone
Thurs., June 15, 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., June 15, 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.
Marketing Your Crafts
Wed., June 21, 6 pm. Bring your art and craft, and discuss marketing techniques and networking tactics with peers. No registration required.
Free Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screening
Mon., June 26, 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., June 26, 6:30pm. 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.
Computer Classes
MS PowerPoint for Beginners
Tues., June 6, 2 pm. Learn the basics of making presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. Sign up at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class
PC Basics
Wed., June 7, 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.
Internet and E-mail
Wed., June 14 & 21, 10 am. Discover the Internet, and sign up for a free e-mail account. Sign up for this two-part class at the Reference Desk starting May 31.
Microsoft Word 2013
Wed., June 14, 2 pm. Learn how to create professional looking documents using Microsoft Word 2013. Register at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class.
Etsy for Business
Thurs., June 15, 2 pm. Learn how to create and maintain a successful online arts and crafts store using etsy.com. Register at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class.
Excel for Beginners
Thurs., June 15, 6 pm. A gentle introduction to cells and spreadsheets in MS Excel 2013. Register at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class.
E-Commerce
Wed., Jun. 28, 6 pm. Learn the ins and outs of establishing a successful online business. Sign up at the Reference Desk starting two weeks before each class.
Friends of the Library
Quarterly Meeting
Mon., June 5, 7 pm. Support the library in co-operation with a great group of Friends. There are excellent leadership opportunities for those who are ready to step up.
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, June 14.

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