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January 2018

Bass Pro Shop Fish Feeding in Atlantic City

January 12 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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One event on October 12, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on October 5, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on October 16, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on October 9, 2017 at 1:00pm

One event on October 26, 2017 at 3:00pm

One event on October 30, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on November 6, 2017 at 1:00pm

One event on November 9, 2017 at 2:00pm

One event on November 17, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 1, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 4, 2017 at 1:00pm

One event on December 15, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 29, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on January 8, 2018 at 1:30pm

One event on January 2, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on January 12, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on January 19, 2018 at 12:00pm

Bass Pro Shops, 30 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Atlantic City, NJ 08401 United States
Free
Bass Pro Shops Fish Feeding in Atlantic City

During fish feeding events at Bass Pro Shops, fish and aquarium extraordinaire Derek feeds the fish in the Bass Pro Shops large fish tank. After Derek finishes feeding the fish he answers questions about the fish and his job. Children and adults are encouraged to watch and ask questions. The event runs about 15 minutes.

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Patcong Valley Railroad Train Show

January 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 17, 2017

One event on January 6, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 7, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 13, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 14, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 20, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 21, 2018 at 10:00am

Patcong Valley Model Railroad, 1315 US-40
Richland, NJ 08350 United States
Free
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Details about the Patcong Valley Railroad Train Show and open house happening for the holiday 2017-2018 season.

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New Year Open House

January 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Patcong Valley Model Railroad, 1315 US-40
Richland, NJ 08350 United States

Welcome in the New Year with a visit to the Patcong Valley Model Railroad. See our non-stop roster of trains running over hill and dale through the countryside, cities, and towns. The kids will love it and you will too. Admission is always free. Donations are certainly appreciated. Come and enjoy!

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Michaels Make Break

January 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on January 13, 2018 at 1:00pm

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Details will be posted as we know more - join Michaels for a free (or low cost) make break! Saturday January 13 1PM - 3 PM Make Clay Slime! Mix clear slime and Crayola Model Magic to make moldable, shapeable clay slime. All supplies will be provided.    

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Patcong Valley Railroad Train Show

January 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 17, 2017

One event on January 6, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 7, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 13, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 14, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 20, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 21, 2018 at 10:00am

Patcong Valley Model Railroad, 1315 US-40
Richland, NJ 08350 United States
Free
Patcong Valley model railroad 016

Details about the Patcong Valley Railroad Train Show and open house happening for the holiday 2017-2018 season.

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New Year Open House

January 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Patcong Valley Model Railroad, 1315 US-40
Richland, NJ 08350 United States

Welcome in the New Year with a visit to the Patcong Valley Model Railroad. See our non-stop roster of trains running over hill and dale through the countryside, cities, and towns. The kids will love it and you will too. Admission is always free. Donations are certainly appreciated. Come and enjoy!

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MLK DAY Celebration!

January 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
New Day Family Success Center, 622-624 South New York Road
Galloway, NJ 08205 United States
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Stockton University Will Be Facilitating A Day of FUN Activities @ New Day Family Success Center Including Games, Crafts, A Photo-Booth & More! Join Us For This FREE EVENT Open to ALL Atlantic County Families!

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Absecon Lighthouse Celebrates it’s 161st birthday!

January 15 @ 11:00 am
Absecon Light House, 31 S Rhode Island Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401 United States
Free

Join us at the Absecon Lighthouse to celebrate “Abby” the lighthouse’s 161st birthday with free climbs as well as birthday cake, served at 1 pm.  Call ahead to reserve your tickets, the event is free. 449-1360.

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Bass Pro Shops Fish Feeding and Dive in Atlantic City

January 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 2, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on October 12, 2017 at 2:00pm

One event on October 23, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on November 2, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on November 13, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on November 24, 2017 at 1:00pm

One event on November 27, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on December 11, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on December 18, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 22, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on December 28, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on January 3, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on January 15, 2018 at 12:00pm

One event on January 22, 2018 at 1:30pm

Bass Pro Shops, 30 N Christopher Columbus Blvd
Atlantic City, NJ 08401 United States
Free
Bass Pro Shops Fish Feeding in Atlantic City

During fish feeding events at Bass Pro Shops, fish and aquarium extraordinaire Derek feeds the fish in the Bass Pro Shops large fish tank. After Derek finishes feeding the fish he answers questions about the fish and his job. During these Bass Pro Shops events, Derek will also get dressed in a scuba diving suit and go into the tank to clean the tank and inspect the animals. It's his job to make sure everyone is healthy. Children and adults are…

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Funny Farm visits Hamilton Mall

January 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hamilton Mall, 4403 Black Horse Pike
Mays Landing, NJ 08330 United States

(((( SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT )))) Martin Luther King Day, there is no school. On January 15th, 2-4pm, Farley the Funny Farm Dog, Stinky the Friendly Skunk, and Chuck the Miracle Dog will be at the Hamilton Mall!!! Laurie Zaleski, the Funny Farm Founder and illustrator will read the “Farley the Funny Farm Dog” to the Hamilton Mall kids club and demonstrate Chucky eating in his special chair. You won’t want to miss this presentation!! Afterwards, there will be an author’s book…

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