Library News & Information
New Museum Pass Available! Come Check It Out!
Gloucester City Library is happy to announce that two passes to the Museum of American History are added into our museum pass collection!
The Museum of American History, formally named South Jersey Museum of American History, has now finished relocating and officially opened to the public. Moved from Glassboro, it is now located at 138 Andaloro Way, Deptford, NJ 08093 (Phone 856-812-1121).
The Museum offers exhibits including Pre-Columbian, Antique Tools and Equipment, Glass & Ceramics, Farmstead and a new fossil exhibit. Hours are Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 3pm.
Each pass admits two adults and all children.
ESL Conversation Group
Our English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Group exists to help those learning to speak Englush or add to their conversation skills in an informal and friendly setting. Each session is led by a native English speaker and takes place Wednesday mornings at 10am.
Teens' Top Ten
Hey Teens! Want to earn volunteer hours, read a book! Joining Teens Top Ten gives you volunteer time for each book you read and write a review for. Ask for more information at the front desk about how you can join Teens' Top Ten and The Perks of Being a Teen Reader at Gloucester City Library, or call us at 856 456 4181.
Check Out Hoopla
Are you on the go a lot? Wish you could watch some great movies and TV on your mobile device while traveling? Are music or audiobooks more your travel style? The Gloucester City Library has you covered with hoopla digital! Starting today, visit hoopladigital.com or ask about it the next time you are in the library!
*Note: A broadband or mobile data connection is required in order to use this service.
Seeking GHS, and GCHS Yearbooks
In order to start a yearbook digitalization project, Gloucester City Library is calling for the donation or lending of Gloucester City High School (GHS) and Gloucester Catholic High School (GCHS) yearbooks to complete its current yearbook collection. This project aims to make the entire local yearbook collection available in digital format and eventually available online to the public.
GHS - 1937, 1939-1941, 1944, 1945, and all years prior to 1935.
GCHS - 1942-1947, 1953, 1955, 1959-1961, 1965, 1966, 1976, 1982, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1999, and all years prior to 1941.
Updated June 26th, 2017.
Knitting and Crafting Thursdays at 6 PM
Thursday nights at 6pm is your time to knit, crochet, or craft! Bring what you're working on and dedicate this time to your creativity and projects. All ages are welcomed to attend this program. Supplies are not provided. If you have any questions, please call the Library at (856) 456-4181.
Free Museum Passes at the Gloucester City Library!
All museum passes may only be checked out to an adult cardholder for no more than three days. Please visit the Museum Pass page to learn more about our passes.
Free Online Magazines for Library Cardholders!