• September is Library Card Sign-up Month

    Library card signup monthThe Atlantic City Free Public Library invites city residents to get their library card in September, which is Library Card Sign-up Month. Your library card provides you with access to countless FREE resources. From classes and computer access to programs and free books, movies, and music, your library has something for everyone. Click here to read more.
  • David Copperfield creates magical memory at library

    David Copperfield and Maureen Frank“Good Morning America” and David Copperfield visited the Atlantic City Free Public Library on Sept. 9 to surprise local magician Chad Juros. An Egg Harbor Township resident, Juros was the winner of GMA’s “Above and Beyond” contest. Juros visited the library thinking he would be performing, but it was a set-up. Click here to read more.
  • Need help with your reading or writing skills?

    Literacy VolunteersThe Atlantic City Free Public Library and Literacy Volunteers Association Cape-Atlantic are offering a basic adult literacy class for individuals who need help with their reading and writing skills. The class is for adults on a fifth grade reading level or lower. Click here to read more.

Free tickets available for Library Day at the Aquarium

aquarium logoThe Atlantic City Free Public Library is holding Library Day at the Atlantic City Aquarium on Saturday, May 10. This special event will include ocean-themed crafts, air tattoos, storytelling diving and animal shows.
Those interested in attending can pick up two free admission tickets at the Main Library Youth Services Department. Library cardholders also have the option of picking up their two tickets at the Richmond Branch Library. Free tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Call (609) 345-2269, ext. 3050, or visit the Youth Services Desk for more information.
Those who don’t receive free tickets but wish to participate can pay for admission at the aquarium. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 for children ages 4-12. Children under three are free. Children 12 years of age or younger must be accompanied by an adult.


11 a.m. - Live diver feeding show
12 p.m. - *Storyteller with balloon animals
12 to 3 p.m. - *Air tattoos, and arts and crafts with an aquatic theme
1 p.m. - *Storyteller with balloon animals
2 p.m. - Exotic animal show

*These programs will take place in the aquarium’s second-floor conference room


Also, The library will also have a coloring table and information about services and upcoming programs.
For more information on Atlantic City Library Day, please call (609) 345-2269, ext. 3050.


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