KIDS LIBRARY EVENTS

Upcoming library events at Atlantic City Free Public Library
  • Pre-School Rhyme Time
    When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room*** (Split Room)

    Features stories, songs, fingerplays, creative movement and simple crafts ages 3 to 5, Children must be accompanied by an adult. Family and siblings are welcome. Library story time are fun way to help your child develop skills they will need to be ready to read. Explore the early literacy skills of singing, playing, reading, talking and writing in each storytime. Childcare groups, pelase call in advance.
  • Baby Bouce
    When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room*** (Split Room)

    This program is designed to introduce infants (ages 0-24 months) to the world of sounds and stories. Stories, rhymes and movements 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.
  • Lead screening program
    When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    Free lead testing for children under 6 years of age.
  • Super Sweet Haunted House
    When: Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    Make an ooey-gooey haunted ""gingerbread" house to celebrate Halloween. Houses (or graveyards or asylums) are constructed with graham crackers and royal icing on a piece of cardboard, then decorated with candy pieces, cereals, and anything else you can think of. Participants will write a 6 word story about the scary things that lurk within the sweet exterior. Reservations required. Call Youth services (609)-345-2269 X3050
  • Chess Club
    When: Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Children's Room (2nd Floor Main Library)

    This library's new chess club is for ages 9-18 and all experience levels. An experienced chess player will be present to teach: Novices who want to learn how to play how to play and players with experience who want to improve. Space limited. Please call youth services to register.