• Library Foundation donates new children's computer

    board with kids only use small since its not sharpThe Foundation of the Board of Trustees of the Atlantic City Free Public Library donated a new children’s computer in June. The computer is available for public use — for children ages 2 to 8 — in the Main Library’s Youth Services Department. Click here to read more.
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    for La Ciudad Atlántica exhibit

    multicultural awardThe Atlantic City Free Public Library was named a recipient of a 2016 New Jersey State Library Multicultural Award for its “Atlantic City Experience: La Ciudad Atlántica” exhibit. New Jersey State Librarian Mary Chute recognized the Atlantic City Library at the annual New Jersey Library Association Conference held May 18 at the Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center. Click here to read more.
  • Second weekly adult literacy class added

    Literacy VolunteersThe Atlantic City Free Public Library and Literacy Volunteers Association Cape-Atlantic are now offering a second adult literacy class for individuals who need help with their reading and writing skills. The new Monday class is for adults on a first grade reading level or lower, while the Tuesday class is for adults reading at a fifth grade level or lower. Click here to read more.
  • Library mourns loss of former Director

    The Atlantic City Free Public Library was saddened to hear about the passing of its former Library Director Richard Sweeney, who died on May 19. He was appointed Director in 1971 and held that position until 1976. Click here to read more.
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A.C. children invited to Winter Wonderland on Dec. 14

Winter Wonderland25The City of Atlantic City and Atlantic City Free Public Library will once again transform an Atlantic City Convention Center ballroom into a Winter Wonderland for children on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Tickets are free and required to gain admission into the event.
This third annual holiday event, which is for Atlantic City children ages 3 to 12, will be held in the Convention Center’s Hall A. All children attending the event must be accompanied by an adult.
Beginning Dec. 2, tickets will be distributed 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday in the lobby at City Hall, located at 1301 Bacharach Blvd. Tickets will be distributed only to adults, who must show a proof of Atlantic City residency. Tickets are limited and will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis.
This year’s Winter Wonderland will include magic shows, rides, games, moon bounces, face painting, arts and crafts, cookie decorating and more.
The Atlantic City Winter Wonderland is co-sponsored by the City of Atlantic City and Atlantic City Free Public Library, and funded in part by the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA).
For more information, call the City of Atlantic City’s Recreation/Community Affairs Department at (609) 347-5643.

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