Events

Apr
1
Sat
Mystery Science! @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

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Experience the excitement and fun of science with the University of Scranton’s Scranton Neuroscience Society & Health Professions Organization!

Kids will create Oobleck, Squishy Circuits, Mystery Markers, and engage in mind games and optical illusions!

For Grades K-6

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.

Apr
3
Mon
Mother Goose Lap Rap @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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This story time, filled with baby books, finger plays, songs and puppets, is recommended for babies birth through 23 months of age.

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.

Apr
4
Tue
Pre-K Story Time @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Apr 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

 

CalThis 3 session story time includes stories, fingerplays, a puppet show, and a simple craft and is geared for Pre- K children, ages 3 to 5!

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.

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.

Apr
5
Wed
Block Party @ Abington Community Library
Apr 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

 

Attend a Block Party and join in the free play with blocks, vehicles, animal and people. There are only 2 ground rules: No throwing blocks, and no knocking someone else’s building down! Come ready to play. For Ages 2-7. No registration required.

Apr
6
Thu
MineCraft Mania @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

SKILLS CHALLENGE SESSION

Build new worlds with the indie-building game, MINECRAFT!
You bring the imagination and we provide the tools.

Now for ages 10-18 ONLY

Registration is required. Due to space availability, online registration is not offered for this event.
To register, please call (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015.

Also, please notify us in the event you are unable to attend this program as we develop a waiting list.

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.

Apr
7
Fri
Mother Goose Lap Rap @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Apr 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

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This story time, filled with baby books, finger plays, songs and puppets, is recommended for babies birth through 23 months of age.

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.

Apr
8
Sat
Lego Club featuring Strawbees @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Apr 8 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm


Have fun in the free build time or put your Lego skills to the test in our design challenges. Also features Strawbees, a fantastic new prototyping toy for makers of all ages. With Strawbees, kids can build huge mechanical objects from standard straws and cardboard!

  For Ages: 5-12

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.

Apr
11
Tue
Pre-K Story Time @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Apr 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

 

CalThis 3 session story time includes stories, fingerplays, a puppet show, and a simple craft and is geared for Pre- K children, ages 3 to 5!

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.

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.

Apr
15
Sat
MineCraft Mania @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

FREE BUILD SESSION

Build new worlds with the indie-building game, MINECRAFT!
You bring the imagination and we provide the tools.

Program is located in the Children’s Library’s computer lab.

Now for ages 10 to 18 ONLY

Registration is required. Due to space availability, online registration is not offered for this event.
To register, please call (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015.

Also, please notify us in the event you are unable to attend this program as we develop a waiting list.

PEEPS Diorama @ Abington Community Library
Apr 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Using your creativity and our supplies, create a PEEPS diorama to take home. All supplies provided for you to make a fun springtime craft! Seating is limited and reservations are required. Snacks too! To reserve your spot, visit the Abington Community Library or call us at 570-587-3440. For Grades 4-6.