• Former Press sports editor Mike Shepherd
    to talk local fishing May 9 at museum

    Museum exteriorThe Atlantic City Historical Museum — presented by the Atlantic City Free Public Library — will continue its Second Saturday Speaker Series in May and June. The museum is located at South New Jersey Avenue and Boardwalk at Garden Pier. Michael Shepherd will talk about local fishing hot spots, tournaments, record-setting catches and more on May 9. Click here to read more.
  • Library to start local Hispanic history project

    Hispanic Heritage Month photoOn Cinco de Mayo – Tuesday, May 5 – the Atlantic City Free Public Library will launch a project to collect the history of the Hispanic community in Atlantic City. Through this project, the library is looking to develop a collection of materials which future generations of students, writers and genealogists can use to script a community history. Click here to read more.
  • Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2015
  • Summer Reading Program to begin June 23 with party

    SRP logoThe Atlantic City Free Public Library is throwing a party to kick off its Summer Reading Program for children and teens. The party will be held Tuesday, June 23, from 2 to 4 p.m. The party will include stories, games, refreshments and special guests. Click here to read more.
  • Walk-in Job Skills Lab held at library

    job skillsThe Atlantic City Free Public Library offers free weekly Walk-in Job Skills Labs to library members who need help with job-related tasks. We’ll provide refresher tips for your job search. Click here to read more.

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Get your free tickets to Oct. 31 Halloween Laser Light Show

pumpkinAtlantic City Free Public Library members searching for an entertaining, unique and safe activity this Halloween are in for a treat.
“Mad Science: A Halloween Laser Light Show” will be held 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Dante Hall Theater, located at 14 North Mississippi Ave., in Atlantic City. The one-hour show is sponsored by the Atlantic City Free Public Library, City of Atlantic City and Dante Hall Theater.
Set to Halloween-themed music, moving images made of light will be projected throughout the room. This laser spectacle will be created with a single beam. Attendees will learn about the science of optics and the human eye.
Each Atlantic City Library member, regardless of age, is eligible to receive two tickets for free admission. Library members must bring their Atlantic City Library card to the Youth Services desk at the Main Library (One North Tennessee Ave.) to receive their tickets. Ticket supplies are limited. Children 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied to the Halloween Laser Light Show by a parent or guardian. Those interested in attending should not be afraid of the dark.
Please call (609) 345-2269, ext. 3050, for more information.

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