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Libraries Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Lackawanna River Conservation Association

The Lackawanna River Conservation Association is celebrating 30 years of river restoration and conservation. In appreciation for the work LRCA does to make the river better for everyone, Lackawanna County Libraries are hosting special programs over the next 30 (or so) days. For details on all events, check the Events Calendar at www.lclshome.org/calendar.

Here’s a full list of upcoming river-related programs:

 

Tuesday, September 5

10:30 AM, 11:30 AM, or 1:30 PM

Abington Community Library

River Life Preschool Storytime

Ages 3 – 5

 

Tuesday, September 5

6 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Family Storytime: Ponds

All ages (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

Wednesday, September 6

10:30 AM or 11:30 AM

Abington Community Library

River Life Toddler Storytime

Ages 2 – 3

 

Thursday, September 7

1 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Storytime: Ponds

Pre-K (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

Saturday, September 9

1 PM

Valley Community Library

Saturday Movie: The Princess and the Frog

Families

 

Sunday, September 10

2 PM

Lackawanna County Children’s Library

Second Sunday with Friends: River Critters! With Rebecca Lesko from Endless Mountains Nature Center

All ages

 

Tuesday, September 12

5:30 PM

Nancy Kay Holmes Library

Frog Fables & Turtle Tales

Ages 2 – 8; babies and siblings welcome (registration required)

 

Tuesday, September 12

6 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Family Storytime: Fish

All ages (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

Tuesday, September 12; Wednesday, September 13; Thursday, September 14

10:30 AM

Lackawanna County Children’s Library

Around the Pond Story Time

Pre-K

 

Tuesday, September 12; Wednesday, September 13; Thursday, September 14

6 PM

Lackawanna County Children’s Library

Around the Pond Family Story Time

All ages

 

Thursday, September 14

1 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Storytime: Fish

Pre-K (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

Thursday, September 14

6 PM

Lackawanna County Children’s Library

Danger Club: Water Filtration Systems

Grades 3 – 6

 

Monday, September 18

6 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Teen and Tween Craft Night: Lightbulb Marimo Mossball Aquariums

Ages 10 – 18 ($6 donation for materials) (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

 

 

Tuesday, September 19

6 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Family Storytime: Frogs

All ages (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

Tuesday, September 19

7 PM

Valley Community Library

Color Me Calm: River Rock Mandalas

Adults (register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

Wednesday, September 20

6 PM

Carbondale Public Library

Fred the Fish … and More on Water Pollution

Grades K – 6

 

Wednesday, September 20

6 PM

Valley Community Library

River Rock Art

Adults ($5 donation requested for supplies)

 

Thursday, September 21

11 AM

Carbondale Public Library

Who Lives in Rivers and Ponds? Freeplay and Storytime

Toddlers and Preschoolers

 

Thursday, September 21

1 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Storytime: Frogs

Pre-K (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

Friday, September 22

1:30 PM

Carbondale Public Library

Home School Program: Water Pollution (Featuring Fred the Fish activity)

Grades K 6 (and siblings)

 

 

 

Tuesday, September 26

11 AM

North Pocono Public Library

Frogs! Story Hour

Pre-K

 

Tuesday, September 26

6 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Family Storytime: Turtles

All ages (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

 

Thursday, September 28

10:30 AM

Taylor Community Library

Fascinating Frogs Story Time

Toddlers

 

Thursday, September 28

1 PM

Valley Community Library

Special Storytime: Turtles

Pre-K (Register in person or at 570-489-1765)

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