KIDS LIBRARY EVENTS

Upcoming library events at Atlantic City Free Public Library
  • Chess Club
    When: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    The library's 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 and players with experience who want to improve. Space limited. Please call youth services to register. 609-345-2269 X3050
  • Musical Rhyme time
    When: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    Features stories, songs, fingerplays and simple crafts for ages 3 to 5, accompanied by an adult. Family and siblings are welcome. Library story times are a fun way to help your child develop skills they will need to be ready to read.
  • Baby Bounce and Play Group
    When: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Where: Main Library -- Second Floor Meeting Room

    This program is designed to introduce infants (ages 0-18 months) to the world of sounds and stories. Stories, songs, rhymes and movement 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.
  • PAWs to read with sophie the poodle
    When: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Where: Children's Room (2nd Floor Main Library)

    Children reading to dogs is a program for children ages 4 to 10 who can sign up in 15 minute increments to read Sophie the Poodle, a certified therapy dog, in a relaxed and fun environment. Participating children should not be fearful of dogs or have pet allergies.
  • Comic Drawing
    When: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Where: Children's Room (2nd Floor Main Library)

    Marvel DC Comic Illustrator Joe Del Beato will lead drawing instruction for children and teens ages 7 to 17. Learn how draw your favorite characters. In May, Beato will lead free workshops focusing on Asian characters in comics, cartoons and graphic novels. All materials supplied. No experience necessaryAges 9-17. All materials supplied. No experience necessary.