Abington Community Library

Location + Hours
1200 West Grove Street, Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Phone: (570) 587-3440

  • SUN2PM to 5PM
  • MON9AM to 9PM
  • TUE9AM to 9PM
  • WED9AM to 9PM
  • THUR9AM to 9PM
  • FRI9AM to 9PM
  • SAT9AM to 5PM

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View Printable Calendar:  April 2018| May 2018

Events

Apr
25
Wed
Minecraft Meet-Up @ Abington Community Library
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Love to play Minecraft? Interested in meeting with other kids who do too? Bring your devices, books, and creativity and play/discuss Minecraft with friends. This group will meet in the beanbag area in the children’s library as there will be no consistent staff supervision. Parents must remain in the building with their children. For Grades 1-5. No registration required.

Families Helping Families @ Abington Community Library
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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The meeting scheduled on 1/17/18 has been cancelled. 

Families Helping Families is an organization providing support for families with a member in the early stages of recovery for drug or alcohol addiction. Co-sponsored by Clearbrook Foundation. For Grades 7 – Adult.

We offer:

Education about the key concepts of addiction and recovery;

Connections with other families and individuals who have struggled with addiction;

Guest speakers and partners including community leaders like Dr. Mike Mahon, Superintendent of Abington Schools; Dr. A. C. Patel; Lackawanna County Court Judge Michael Barrasse, and U.S. 3rd Circuit Judge Thomas Vanaskie.

A proactive and cooperative effort with community leaders to keep our families safe and healthy.

Any questions? Call Gary Davis @ 570.878.2595 Confidential.

Apr
26
Thu
Homeschoolers @ the Library @ Abington Community Library
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Attention homeschooling parents! Bring your children to a fun, educational program to enrich their home learning experience. They will enjoy hands-on projects, stories, short videos, and more. For Grades K-6. Please register.

After-School LEGOs @ Abington Community Library
Apr 26 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm

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Build with us! We’ll provide the LEGOs; you provide the creativity. This is different than LEGO Club that meets on Sundays; what you build will only last through the session, not be on display. Come enjoy free play with friends who love LEGOs too. For Grades K-5. No registration required!

Apr
27
Fri
Baby Storytime (April-May) @ Abington Community Library
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

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Parents and caregivers, bring your babies ages 0-2 for playtime, songs, rhymes, bubbles, and stories. Registration will open when previous session ends.

Baby Storytime (April-May) @ Abington Community Library
Apr 27 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

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Parents and caregivers, bring your babies ages 0-2 for playtime, songs, rhymes, bubbles, and stories. Registration will open when previous session ends.

Apr
29
Sun
LEGO Club @ Abington Community Library
Apr 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Come and build with us! LEGOs are provided. Sponsored by the Teen Leadership Committee. For K-5 grade. Limit: 20 children. Please register; registration will be available one month prior to the event.

Apr
30
Mon
Caring Hands: Knit or Crochet with Us For Others @ Abington Community Library
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Do you knit or crochet and are looking for come camaraderie? Stop by to help us create useful items for the less fortunate or to be sold to benefit the Library. We’ll even teach you how to knit or crochet and will provide supplies! NOTE: We do not meet on Holidays or when the Library is closed.

Knitting Group @ Abington Community Library
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Bring your current knitting project and work informally with some other avid knitters. Don’t forget to leave your scrap yarn for Caring Hands to use!

May
1
Tue
Preschool Storytime (April-May) @ Abington Community Library
May 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

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Parents and caregivers, bring your preschoolers ages 3-5 to Preschool Storytime.  Join us for stories, songs, and a craft. Registration will open when previous session ends.

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