Upcoming library events at Atlantic City Free Public Library
  • Pre-School Rhyme Time
    When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    Features stories, songs, fingerplays and simple crafts for ages 3 to 5, accompanied by an adult. Family and siblings are welcome. Library story times are a fun way to help your child develop skills they will need to be ready to read.
  • Baby Bounce and Play Group
    When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    This program is designed to introduce infants (ages 0-18 months) to the world of sounds and stories. Stories, songs, rhymes and movement help build pre-reading skills for our littlest library lovers. An informal playgroup immediately follows this story time. Best suited for infants to age 2 with caregiver.
  • Paws to Read
    When: Thursday, April 26, 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.
  • Crafty Fridays
    When: Friday, April 27, 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.
  • Tween Day
    When: Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Where: Teen Zone (2nd Floor - Main Library)

    Kids aged 9-12 are invited to rock out in the Teen Space. This is your chance to enjoy gaming: Xbox360, PS3, NintendoWii. Participants need a library card in good standing to participate.