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BIG Play Date at Camden County Library BIG Success

NEWS RELEASE April 2, 2014

Contact: Mark Amorosi, Public Information Officer, 856-772-1636 ext. 7323

Over 200 children, parents and other caregivers joined the fun and learned a lot

Using a simple colander and colorful pipe cleaners helps teach fine motor skills as this child and his parents learn at the play date, March 29, 2014. (Camden County photo/John Ziomek)

VOORHEES, NJ – April 2, 2014 -- The Big Play Date at Camden County Library’s Voorhees branch was a big success on Saturday, March 29 with the over 200 children, parents and caregivers joining in the fun and learning how simple, everyday materials around the home can be used to stimulate a young child’s development as they engage in daily play with the adults in their lives.


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.


Youth Services Librarian Christen Orbanus gets the kids up and moving at one of three story times during the Big Play Date, Saturday, March 29, 2014 (Camden County photo/John Ziomek)



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