Events

Aug
22
Tue
Art Appreciation with Ms. Christa @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Join professor, Ms. Christa, to learn about art and artists of the past! Children will then create their own masterpieces inspired by the greats!

The artwork created from this program will be exhibited at the Children’s Library.

For Grades 4-6

Students are asked to attend all 3 dates.

Registration is limited and required. To register, please call, (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015.

 

*Christa has her PhD in Art History and is the current Assistant Art History Professor at Marywood University.

 

 

Preschool Story Hour @ North Pocono Public Library
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytime @ Dalton Community Library
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

Young children are invited to come for fun! We’ll be reading great stories and doing fun projects. And we’ll be instilling an excitement for reading and sharing good books. Storytime will be on Tuesdays at 11:00a.m. – 11:45a.m.

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

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.

Aug
23
Wed
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.

 

Chalk it Up! @ Nancy Kay Holmes Branch
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm

About this event: Join us for a fun night as we decorate the library’s sidewalks with beautiful designs made out of chalk!Bring your creativity and show us what you can design.

Designed for: Children, ages 2+

Registration: Free, and required.

Family Story Time @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Cal

This 3 session story time includes stories, finger plays, a puppet show,
and a simple craft and is geared for children ages 2 to 7!

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

Registration will be for all 3 sessions.

 To cancel your registration, even if it is for one session, please call to notify us.

 

Aug
24
Thu
Building Block Party! @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Aug 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

 

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.

Join our email list & get our weekly newsletter!