Atlantic Cape Community College Kicks off 50th Anniversary with Community Day Sept. 17


Shannen Wallace of Mays Landing and Acquinn Phillip of Pleasantville show off their giveaways during Community Day, Saturday, Sept. 17.

Atlantic Cape Community College will celebrate its 50th anniversary of creating opportunity for Atlantic and Cape May County residents with a series of commemorative events during the 2016-2017 school year at all three of its campuses.

The college kicked off the yearlong series of events with a Community Day, Saturday, Sept. 17, at the Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike.

More than 2,000 people enjoyed the daylong activities including music by Seven Stone, face painting, a drone demonstration, Atlantic City Aquarium’s Traveling Touch Tank Exhibit sponsored by Cooper Levenson Attorneys at Law, paintball battles, train rides to tour campus, craft and nonprofit vendors, Zumba sponsored by Tilton Fitness, and a K9 demonstration by the Hamilton Township Police Department with K9 Officer Koda.


Hamilton Township K9 Officer Koda demonstrates tactics used by the department to detain a criminal.

Patrons feasted on items from food trucks including The Palm, The Brickwork Caterers featuring wood-fired brick oven pizza, Tacoholics and Pete’s Italian Ice.

To learn more about Atlantic Cape’s 50th anniversary and future events, visit

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