Upcoming library events at Atlantic City Free Public Library
  • Comic Art
    When: Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    Marvel/DC comic illustrator Joe Del Beato will lead drawing instruction for children and teens ages 7 to 17. Learn how to draw your favorite characters. Ages 7-17. All materials supplied. No experience necessary.
  • Teen Book Club Challenge (all month)
    When: Sunday, February 01, 2015 - All Day
    Where: Teen Zone (2nd Floor - Main Library)

    Come into the library any time during the month of February and check out our Book Club Challenge Board. Read a book that matches the group theme, or read whatever you want. This month's theme is African-American authors in honor of Black Heritage Month. Fill out one of the book club forms found under the book club board in the teen area and bring it to the desk. We'll post it on the board and you'll get a pick from the teen prize bin.
  • Maker Challenge: Altered Photo Contest (all month)
    When: Monday, February 02, 2015 - All Day
    Where: Teen Zone (2nd Floor - Main Library)

    Use Photoshop on our makerspace computer to alter a photograph. It can be anything from a simple selfie to a complex art photograph, and you can alter it to make it more interesting or more ridiculous - up to you! Instructions for basic photo editing are provided. Each participant gets to pick from the prize box. Photos will be displayed for voting at the end of the month.
  • Teen Anime and Manga Club
    When: Monday, February 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    Love anime and manga? Join us to meet others who share your interests, learn about Japanese culture, participate in anime/manga activities, and watch anime!
  • Make it! To Go: Mini Valentines
    When: Tuesday, February 03, 2015 - All Day
    Where: Teen Zone (2nd Floor - Main Library)

    Some are sweet, some are sarcastic, but they're all easy to make. No matter what your attitude toward Valentine's Day, this kit will let you make a set of mini cards to match. Ages 10-18. Pick up your kit in the teen area on the second floor of the main library. Available while supplies last.