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POWER Library Updates | Abington Community Library

Just in time for back to school! With the onset of sharpened pencils and new backpacks, here are some updated POWER Library resources to help everyone in your house have a great school year. You can visit the new resources by clicking on the POWER library icon on the top of the LCLS website or by […]

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Short Story Collection Recommendations | Abington Community Library

The end of summer is busy and sometimes an entire book can feel daunting. Enter: the short story. I love short stories because they feel super manageable and I can pick them up and put them down, but feel like I am accomplishing something, even if I only have 20 minutes. Here are 5 short […]

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American Girl and LEGO BINGO FUNdraiser | Abington Community Library

Abington Community Library and Taylor Community Library present an American Girl and LEGO BINGO FUNdraiser on Sunday September 23 from 1-4 PM. Join us at the Clarks Summit Fire Co. No. 1,  Bedford St, Clarks Summit, for an afternoon of fun and great prizes! There will be 15 BINGO games, plus 5 specials, 30 raffle […]

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SummerQuest Bash! | Abington Community Library

       It’s time to celebrate all the hard work you did this summer with our SummerQuest Challenge! Children, teens, and adults…stop by the library on Friday August 10 any time between 1:00 and 3:00 pm for our SummerQuest Bash, with lots of activities for everyone! Children can enjoy games, crafts, and snacks. All […]

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Is your home printer down? Our printer is on! | Abington Community Library

The Abington Community Library (as well as other participating Lackawanna County Library System member libraries) can be your home printing center. Go to http://lclshome.org/printing/, select Abington Community Library, and follow the simple instructions. If you have any questions, please contact the library.

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Mark your calendar for tomorrow night! | Abington Community Library

Bring your family and friends to sweetFrog to enjoy some treats while supporting your local library. It doesn’t get any sweeter than that! On Tuesday July 31st from 5-9 pm, 50% of all sales at sweetFrog’s Dickson City store will go to Abington Community Library!

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Messy Science: Slime | Abington Community Library

If you’ve been around the Abington Community Library much this summer, you’ll have seen just how many exciting programs for all ages have been happening here! From a hands-on reptile experience to a sushi-making workshop, we’ve had a great time. Our Messy Science series has been a big success, with sessions so far on Water […]

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Meet a RailRiders Baseball Player! | Abington Community Library

Get ready for a special visit from a Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders team member! This Friday, July 27, at 11AM, a guest player will read a short story, take photos, and sign autographs. All ages are welcome and there is no registration required.

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It’s National Disability Voter Registration Week | Abington Community Library

This week is National Disability Voter Registration Week. The REV UP Campaign coordinates National Disability Voter Registration Week (NDVRW) to make a concerted effort to get people with disabilities registered to vote, educated about this year’s election, and prepared to cast a ballot in November. Stop in to see our display on Reference across from the […]

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Giddy-up for the Big Library Read | Abington Community Library

Howdy! The current Big Library Read is Cowboy Pride by Lacy Williams, which is a re-telling of Pride and Prejudice set in the Wild West. If you aren’t familiar with Big Library Read, it is a worldwide eBook club. You can download the book from Libby, the library app for eBooks and audiobooks. All you need is your library card number […]

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