Events

Sep
21
Thu
Back 2 School Night @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a presentation of online resources available to both students and parents that are offered by the library. Worried about the basics of Microsoft Office for writing papers and creating presentations this school year? This event will also cover basic information about Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, with the opportunity to ask questions about using both.

Registration is required. Due to space availability, online registration is not offered for this event.
To register, please call (570) 348-3000, ext. 3038

Sep
23
Sat
Lego Club @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Sep 23 @ 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!

  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.

Sep
26
Tue
Building Block Party! @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Sep 26 @ 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.

Sep
27
Wed
Toddlers on the Move @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Sep 27 @ 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.

 

Mission Mindfulness @ Valley Community Library
Sep 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

A mindfulness program focusing on processing emotions and promoting calmness!

For ages 7 & up. Registration required. Please call or visit the library to register.

Sep
28
Thu
Building Block Party! @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Sep 28 @ 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.

Sep
30
Sat
Juggler, Rob Smith @ Valley Community Library
Sep 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Celebrate River Month with Juggler, Rob Smith!

Rob Smith, juggler extraordinaire, will dazzle you with his flawless skills by juggling clubs, balls, fire torches, and flying knives! Program will be followed by fall-themed stories and activities.

This event is for families and registration is required. Please call or visit to register.

Oct
2
Mon
Mother Goose Lap Rap @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

mother goose
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.

Oct
3
Tue
Pre-K Story Time @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Oct 3 @ 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.

Oct
5
Thu
MineCraft Mania @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Oct 5 @ 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.

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