KIDS LIBRARY EVENTS

Upcoming library events at Atlantic City Free Public Library
  • STEM Saturdays
    When: Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    A fun hands-on STEM focused learning experience to spark innovation!
    Call 609-345-2269 X3050. A partnership with Rutgers
    Cooperative Extension of Atlantic County. Best for ages 9-17.
  • Chess Club
    When: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    The library's new chess club is for ages 9-18 and all experience levels. An experienced chess player will be present to teach: Novices who want to learn how to play and players with experience who want to improve. Space limited. Please call youth services to register. 609-345-2269 X3050.
  • Seussology
    When: Thursday, March 01, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    Celebrate Read Across America with the creative genius of Dr. Seuss! Come join us and enjoy the silly antics of a Cat who will take you through an incredible funny, silly and mischievous tribute to Dr. Seuss. Includes magic, song and dance.
  • Crafty Fridays
    When: Friday, March 02, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    March 3 – Paper craft celebrating Holi
    March 16 – Celtic Knot Craft for St. Patrick’s Day
    April 13 – National Library Week craft
    April 20 - Recycled Craft for Earth Day
    April 27 - Arbor Day Project
    Kids ages 6-12 use their imagination to make and take home crafts with seasonal themes. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult/guardian. All materials supplied.
  • Paws to Read
    When: Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Children's Room (2nd Floor Main Library)

    Children reading to dogs is a program for children ages 4 to 10 who can sign up in 15 minute increments to read Sophie the Poodle, a certified therapy dog, in a relaxed and fun environment. Participating children should not be fearful of dogs or have pet allergies.