Events

Aug
22
Tue
Back to School Bingo @ Nancy Kay Holmes Branch
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

About this event: Join us for a special game of bingo where you can win school supplies!

Designed for: Children, ages 5-12

Registration: Required

Microsoft Word – Session 3 @ Computer Learning Lab - Basement of the Lackawanna County Children's Library
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Beginners Microsoft Word is a 3 part class that teaches the basics of Microsoft Word. At the completion of classes, students will understand the components of Word, how to create/edit documents, formatting text, adding graphics, and creating templates. This 3 part class will meet at the same time the following 2 weeks.

Class Format: Hands on

Skill Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of computers and keyboarding

Audience: Adults

Must register for class and have a valid Lackawanna County Library System card.

Call the computer lab  570-348-3000 x-3038 to register today!

Building Block Party! @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

 

pt 100 blocks

When children play with blocks they are learning math, engineering, social skills and so much more!

With this fun parent/child interactive program, kids will discover the foundation of mathematical and scientific thinking through shapes, learning how blocks can be balanced, observing how they fall and discovering what fits together. All through playful exploration!

 Join us for this fun parent and child interactive program!

Registration is required. To register, click the green button above, or call (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015.

 To cancel your registration, please call to notify us.

Teen Tuesdays at Library Express @ Library Express, the Marketplace at Steamtown
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Something fun is always happening for teens in the 7th through 12th grades every Tuesday night at the Library Express, 2nd Floor of the Marketplace at Steamtown! 6pm – 8pm.

Games! Karaoke! Book Discussions! Movie Nights! DIY! Murder Mystery Night! Theme Parties and more! Meet and hang out with other teens while having a great time at Teen Tuesdays!!

To find out more call Teen Librarian, Anna Kilcullen, at 570-348-3000, ext. 3041!

 

Cupcake Bouquet Making with Judy Detter @ Abington Community Library
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us and learn how to make your very own cupcake bouquet. Judy Detter will guide you through the step-by-step process to wow your guests and family at your next gathering. For Adults.

Dark Shadows Club @ Taylor Community Library
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Join us for our Dark Shadows Club.  We will watch the TV Series and have a discussion afterward.

Registration is required.

Aug
23
Wed
Open Lab @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Need help formatting a resume? Creating a slideshow presentation? How about social media? Stop by during our Open lab to work hands-on with one of our instructors.

Must have a valid Lackawanna County Library System card

First come, first serve…Seating is Limited

Audience: Adults

Play-K: Play & Learn @ Abington Community Library
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

“Play is a child’s work.” Interacting with playscapes with themes like Color/Light, Community, Pets, and Transportation will help prepare your preschooler for kindergarten. No registration required; for ages 3-5.

Toddlers on the Move @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

TODDLERS ON THE MOVE

Toddlers on the Move is designed specifically for Ones and Twos. Join us as we work on skills such as balancing, throwing, kicking, and jumping; using a combination of music, movement and one–on-one activities for parents and children.

For children ages 1 to 2 years old.

Registration is required.
To register, click the green button above, or call (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015.

To cancel your registration, please call to notify us.

IF SCRANTON SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED
DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS, ALL PROGRAMS WILL BE CANCELLED.
IN THE EVENT OF A DELAY, ONLY A.M. PROGRAMMING WILL BE CANCELLED.

 

Microsoft Publisher – Session 1 @ Computer Learning Lab - Basement of the Lackawanna County Children's Library
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This course will teach the basic of Microsoft Publisher, which is used to create various business documents.

Class Format: Hands on

Skill Prerequisites: Attendance of beginner Word 1-3 or Basic knowledge of Word 2013

Audience: Adults

Must register for class and have a valid Lackawanna County Library System card.

Call the computer lab  570-348-3000 x-3038 to register today!

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