• Garden Pier now open

    Historical Museum exteriorAtlantic City Mayor Don Guardian is pleased to announce that Garden Pier, which has been closed since October 2012 due to damage suffered during Hurricane Sandy, has been reopened. The Garden Pier – located at New Jersey Avenue on the famed Atlantic City Boardwalk – is home to the Atlantic City Historical Museum and Atlantic City Art Center. Click here to read more.

  • International Night Series to include rock performances

    Int Night - Dende resized 8-6The Atlantic City Library International Night Series will rock Kennedy Plaza in both its opener and finale this summer, while continuing to highlight music and dance from around the globe. The weekly series, co-sponsored by the library and City of Atlantic City, will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays in July and August at Kennedy Plaza, located on the Boardwalk between Mississippi and Georgia avenues. Click here to read more. Also, view clips of the shows on our YouTube channel.
  • Local favorites featured
    at Bartram Beach Block Concert Series

    Bartram - Cason Express 6-27The City of Atlantic City and Atlantic City Free Public Library will once again present the Bartram Beach Block Concert Series – a biweekly series featuring popular local artists – this summer. The free 90-minute shows will be held 7 p.m. at Bartram Place and the Boardwalk. Those attending the shows are asked to bring their own chairs or blankets. Click here to read more.
  • Dr. Pitney markerGuide to Atlantic City Historical Markers available online

    The City of Atlantic City and Atlantic City Free Public Library are pleased to announce the availability of a new digital historical resource featuring the commemorative markers located throughout Atlantic City. These markers share the history of Atlantic City and the stories of many Atlantic City residents. Click here to view this great resource.
  • Library opens teen Makerspace

    MAKE AC logo resized smallTeenagers who love to make things – whether it’s their own clothes, music, movies, video games or inventions – have the opportunity to do so at the Atlantic City Free Public Library. Atlantic City teens are invited to “Make AC: Dream It, Design It, Do It” in the library’s Makerspace, which opened April, 14, 2014. Click here to continue reading.

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Holiday Closings

The Library will be closed on the Holidays listed below. Please view our Events Calendar to find upcomings special events being held at the Library. For the Library's normal hours, please view Hours and Library Locations.

Holiday

Date

New Year's Day Jan. 1, 2014
Martin Luther King Day Jan. 20, 2014
Lincoln's Birthday Feb. 12, 2014
Presidents' Day Feb. 17, 2014
Good Friday April 18, 2014
Easter Sunday April 20, 2014
Memorial Day May 26, 2014
Independence Day July 4, 2014
Labor Day Sept. 1, 2014
Columbus Day Oct. 13, 2014
Election Day Nov. 4, 2014
Veterans Day Nov. 11, 2014
Thanksgiving Day Nov. 27, 2014
Christmas Eve Dec. 24, 2014
Christmas Day Dec. 25, 2014

 

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