Library News & Information
Story Hour Resumes
The Gloucester City Library thanks patrons and families for their patience and is now happy to announce that Tiny Tots, the morning story hour program, is now back! Starting Tuesday February 13, story hours will be held from 10:00 to 10:45 am on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Library located at 50 N. Railroad Ave.
GLOUCESTER CITY LIBRARY 2ND ANNUAL HOLIDAY FOOD DRIVE BIG SUCCESS!
During the holiday season this year, the generous citizens of Gloucester City came to the library with bags and boxes of much needed nutritious food for our neighbors in need. This year we collected 20% more than last year, providing 468 lbs of food, which makes 390 meals for struggling families in our community. Thank you to all those who supported the Food Drive.
3rd Lunar New Year Celebration at the Gloucester City Library
Gloucester City Library invites patrons to the Lunar New Year Party held from 10:30 to 12:30 on Saturday, February 24, 2018. Chinese music, calligraphy, food, game and more. Please call the library at 856-456-4181 or email email@example.com to register.
The following Federal Tax Forms were ordered for our patrons and most of them are still being printed, and we will keep you posted on the availability.
1040 and the instruction - Available
If you would like to print Federal Tax Forms, please visit: https://www.irs.gov/forms-instructions
New Job Openings Available!
Full Time Position
The Gloucester City Library is seeking an energetic, self-motivated librarian to fill a full-time Children/Teen Librarian position. Click here to learn more.
Learn a New Language with Mango!
Gloucester City Library now offers library card holders access to Mango Languages. Mango is a service that allows cardholders to learn a language online from any device no matter where you are. All you need is your library card. If you have any questions about using Mango, we encourage you to contact the library. To start using Mango please click the banner below.
Adult Programs at the Library
First Monday night of each month at 6:30-7:30p.m. Did you know coloring has some of the same benefits of meditation? Come relax with us!
ESL Conversation Group
Our English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Group exists to help those learning to speak English 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 9:30a.m.
Knitting & Crafting
Thursday nights at 6p.m. is your time to knit, crochet, or craft! Bring what you're working on and dedicate this time to your creativity and projects. Supplies NOT provided.
New to computers or trying to master a new skill? We've got you covered! On 10a.m. Fridays, beginners can learn the basics, while at 10:50a.m., we've got intermediate classes.
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 December 26th, 2017.
Free Museum Passes at the Gloucester City Library!
All museum passes may only be checked out to an adult card holder for no more than three days. Please visit the Museum Pass page to learn more about our passes.
Free Online Magazines for Library Cardholders!