June 24 at 2:00 p.m.....
A fun and family friendly variety show for all ages!! This program is free and requires no advance registration.
Sponsored by The Friends of McCowan Memorial Library.
Sign ups for the reading club begin on June 17th
. All children will receive a free book bag with a reading log. Children returning their reading logs by August 31 will receive a prize and be entered in our grand prize drawing for a $25 gift card to Barnes and Noble.
The McCowan Library book club is taking the summer off and will resume in September. The book selection will be made and posted in August. Stay tuned!!
As usual, there will be plenty of our normal activities here
at McCowan Library. Story Time, Gym Time
for kids, arts and crafts, and new adult programs are all coming our way this
fall. In addition, stop by to browse our
new books, magazines, DVDs and more.
The Gloucester County Art League is now hosting an art exhibit by Anne Reid. Her artwork is on display and is open to the public here at the McCowan Memorial Library.
Courtesy of the Friends of McCowan Memorial Library, the following museum passes are available:
of Natural Sciences
State Discovery Museum
- Battleship New Jersey
- American History Museum at Deptford NJ
- Museum of the American Revolution
- Eastern State Penitentiary
LOVE OUR LIBRARY!!!....The"Friends of the Library" invite you to become
a member and support McCowan Memorial Library in 2018. The "Friends"
engage in fundraising to financially assist the library, paying for performers and programs, supporting the summer reading program,
children's programming, furniture and books that the library might
otherwise not be able to afford. A great way to give back to your community. Checks are made payable to Friends of
McCowan, 15 Pitman Ave. Pitman, NJ 08071
Do You Belong to a Book Club? Try our Book Club in a
Bag......12 books, book log, discussion questions included. Check out
period is 8 weeks. Titles available:
- "The Room" by Emma
- "Amen, Amen, Amen" by Abby
- "Little Bee" by Chris
- "Sarah's Key" by Tatiana de
- "The Curious Incident of the
Dog in the Nighttime" by Mark Haddon
- "The Art of Racing in the
Rain" by Garth Stein
- "Extremely Loud and
Incredibly Close" by Jonathan Safran Foer
- "Me Before You" by JoJo Moyes
- "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman
- "Behind Closed Doors" by B.A. Paris
- "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng
- "Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens
titles available at GCLS. Call 856-589-1656 for more