Summer Reading Program 2014
Join us this summer for our Summer Reading program. This year's theme is "A Clockwork Summer", and there will be science and technology based programs, as well as integration of our MakerSpace! Come join us for these awesome events ALL SUMMER LONG!
World Language Karaoke & Dance
Join us on Friday July 11 @ 2PM to celebrate the diversity of our city and world through music! No stress- just perform along with a YouTube video of your favorite song in ANY language! Are you a K-Pop fan? Do you love to sing in Hindi? Do you just really NEED to belt out your favorite song from Frozen, or just dance? All are welcome! We'll vote for the most energetic performer, who will receive a prize!
DIY Summer Socktopus!
Take home a kit to make a stuffed octopus out of a sock! Ages 10-18. Pick up your kit in the teen area of youth services. Available while supplies last.
Music Recording & Production
On Thursday, July 3 @ 2PM, come over to use our professional music software, microphones, & everything else to record, produce and perform your own music! Learn to record vocals and instruments, all while applying effects, choosing the best microphone, and more hands-on stuff in this class.
Writing & Publishing for Teens
So, you like writing? Learn how to use Scrivener, our brand new writing software, and find out what's involved in getting published! It doesn't matter what you write; there's something for everyone here!
Self-Defense with Master Brian
Come to the library on Friday, July 18 @ 2PM for mixed martial arts with Master Brian and his self-defense class just for teens. No experience required. Defend yourself today!
MakerSpace Is Now Open!
The Atlantic City Free Public Library was selected for a $7,500 contract award* by the New Jersey State Library and LibraryLinkNJ to kick off an exciting new phase of library service for teens and children. The initiative, dubbed “Make AC”, is part of the new wave of Makerspaces hitting libraries all over the nation. We are proud to say we have now opened and are welcoming Teens with creativity in mind!Learn More »
We Need You in TAG!
Help wanted! We're looking for teens to join our Teen Advisory Group, our teen volunteer organization. TAG members meet one Saturday per month to plan teen library events, sign up for volunteer opportunities, give input on the way the library is run, and eat pizza. Our next meeting is May 31st @ 2:00 PM!Learn More »
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