Events

Nov
20
Mon
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Nov 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

CaptureAbout this event: Storytime is designed to promote and enhance early literacy skills in your child. During this program, we incorporate themed stories, movement songs, crafts and free play in a way that encourages vocabulary development and learning through reading.

Designed for: Children, ages two to six. Babies and siblings welcome!

Registration: Not required.

Bookworm Buddies @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Nov 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

About this event: First, second and third graders are invited to join Bookworm Buddies, an after-school group at the Library! We will meet   weekly for stories, seasonal crafts, games, activities and snacks. The Library is the perfect place to make friends!

Designed for: Children, ages six to eight. This is an “on my own” program.

Registration: Monthly registration is required. Please call 570-207-0764 to register by phone, or click the green button to register online.

Nov
21
Tue
Little Library Learners @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Nov 21 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

About this event: Little Library Learners is designed and implemented by a certified teacher to help prepare children for school. During this program, children will develop relationships, learn core concepts and skills for Kindergarten readiness through stories, crafts, engaging activities, and mini seasonal lessons.

Designed for: Children, ages four and five. This is an “on my own” program.

Registration: Monthly registration is required. Please call 570-207-0764 to register by phone, or click the green button to register online.

Tech Tutor with our Computer Learning Lab Instructor @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Our ComputCaptureer Learning Lab Instructor will be on site to help with technology needs.

Away Wii Go! @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Nov 21 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm

About this event: Join us for a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) Activity at the Library! Bring a few friends or meet some new friends as we practice our gaming skills. If you have a Wii game or extra controllers, please bring them along for multiple player games.

Designed for: Children, ages nine to twelve.

Registration: Required. Please call 570-207-0764 to register by phone, or click the green button to register online.

Mr. Rattlin’ Bones @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

About this event: Join us to learn fun facts about the bones and organs in the human body. Presented by the Pediatric Outreach Group for Students from the Commonwealth Medical College.

Designed for: Children, ages three to eight. Siblings welcome!

Registration: Required. Please call 570-207-0764 to register by phone, or click the green button to register online.

Nov
22
Wed
Thanksgiving Eve- Abbreviated Hours
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna County Children’s Library are operating on Abbreviated Hours for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Nov
23
Thu
Thanksgiving- Closed
Nov 23 all-day

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library and Library Express are Closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Nov
24
Fri
Polar Express Storytime @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Nov 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

About this event: Wear your pajamas to the library and join us for a special story time dedicated to everyone’s  favorite holiday story, The Polar Express! We will read the story, listen to songs from the soundtrack, make a craft, and share hot chocolate and cookies! Each storytime provides your child with early literacy activities.

Designed for: Children , ages two to eight. Babies and siblings welcome!

Registration: Required. Please call 570-207-0764 to register by phone, or click the green button to register online.

Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

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About this event: Join us for a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) Activity at the Library! Do it yourself make-and-take crafts are available each week for children who visit the library on Friday afternoons. This program is designed to help support creativity in your child, and ability to follow step-by step instructions.

Designed for: Children, ages 3+

Registration: Not required.

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