The Atlantic City Free Public Library will host a Chinese New Year celebration featuring a performance by Atlantic Chinese Community Choir. The program, which is free and open to all ages, will be held 6 p.m. Tuesday. Feb. 16. The group’s repertoire includes a lion dance, folk dances and songs, violin solo and a Chinese cultural fashion show. Click here to read more.
A new exhibit — Mosque No. 10 and the African American Islamic Community in Atlantic City and South Jersey — will be featured at the Atlantic City Library until April 30. The exhibit, in celebration of Black History Month, is sponsored by Masjid Muhammad. Click here to read more.
The Atlantic City Free Public Library offers a free Walk-in Job Skills Labs to library members who need help with job-related tasks. We’ll provide refresher tips for your job search. The lab will be held on Mondays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. from Feb. 22-April 11. Click here to read more.
Make appointment for assistance with tax return
Volunteers from the Tax Aide Program of AARP will be at the Atlantic City Free Public Library to assist the community with their tax returns by appointment only. You must call 1-800-617-1519 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Friday to schedule an appointment. AARP will be in the Main Library’s second-floor meeting room on Wednesdays from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Feb. 10-April 13.
The Atlantic City Free Public Library and Literacy Volunteers Association Cape-Atlantic are offering a basic adult literacy class for individuals who need help with their reading and writing skills. The class is for adults on a fifth grade reading level or lower. Click here to read more.
The Atlantic City Free Public Library will offer a wide variety of computer training classes in November and December. Several of the classes will be sponsored by Internet Essentials from Comcast. Please click here to read more about the upcoming computer training schedule.