Canoe odyssey

Margo Pellegrino of Medford recounts her journey last summer from Miami to Camden, Maine, in an outrigger canoe to raise awareness of the plight of oceans. The multimedia presentation of the 2,000-mile trip will be held at the Burlington County Library, 5 Pioneer Blvd., Westampton. Free. 2 p.m. 609-267-9660, Ext. 3027.


Comic illustration

Learn how to draw comics in manga and Western styles with graphic artist Philip Renne at the Willingboro Public Library. Participants are asked to bring pencils and sketch pads. Registration is required. The library is at 220 Willingboro Parkway, just off of Route 130 and Levitt Parkway, next to Burlington County College. Free. 6:30 p.m. 609-877-6668.


Book discussion

The Cinnaminson library welcomes new members to its book group the last Monday of each month. This month's selection is

Wild Fire

by Nelson DeMille. The library is at 1619 Riverton Rd., Cinnaminson. Registration is not required. Free. 2 to 3 p.m. 856-829-9340 or




Breast cancer walk

Learn more about the Breast Cancer 3-Day Walk during an information session at the Burlington County library headquarters. The three-day, 60-mile walk, which benefits Susan G. Komen for the Cure and the National Philanthropic Trust Breast Cancer Fund, is scheduled for Oct. 17-19 in Philadelphia. Registration is required. The headquarters is at 5 Pioneer Blvd., Westampton. Free. 6 to 9 p.m. 609-267-9660 Ext. 3072.



Memorial Day parade

Join Tabernacle's annual tradition, which gathers the community and honors men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country. The parade begins at Seneca High School, 110 Carranza Rd., and travels south on Carranza Road, to Tabernacle Town Hall, Carranza Road and Route 532. Free. 10 a.m. 609-268-9152, Ext. 8031 or



Art and photography show

Art and photography of Lenape High School students can be seen at the Mount Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., until May 31. Free. 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 856-234-7319, Ext. 33.

New views art exhibit

This year's New Views Art Exhibit, sponsored by the Burlington County Freeholders and the Division of Cultural Affairs and Tourism, features "Literary Burlington County – Writers, Historic Libraries, and Literary Forums" through May 31 at the Mount Holly Library, 307 High St. The exhibit highlights about 20 sites associated with county writers known for their contributions to poetry, literature, history and journalism. Free. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. 609-265-5068, or



- Jennifer Wichterman