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Let’s Play! | Abington Community Library

It’s easy to find our lives filled with errands, organized activities, and of course work. But studies show that PLAY should be an important part of our kids’ day too. Check out these articles about making play a part of your daily routine: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/119/1/182 and http://www.thegeniusofplay.org/tgop/benefits/genius/benefits-of-play/benefits-of-play-home.aspx.  Enjoy the beautiful season of fall in NEPA and go for […]

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Cursive Club Returns! | Abington Community Library

The Library will offer its popular Cursive Club series for children beginning Thursday, November 1 at 4PM. This will be an introductory six-week course, continuing on Thursdays until December 13 (excluding Thanksgiving Day). All materials will be provided. Learn the first half of the alphabet in cursive and practice your handwriting with fun games and […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness & Care by Delta Medix | Abington Community Library

Join us for a series of presentations centering around breast cancer awareness and care. This series is sponsored by: Delta Medix, PC. All presentations will take place at the Abington Community Library. Please register. The presentations are: Thursday, Oct. 4, 7 PM WHOLE BREAST ULTRASOUND Speaker: Dr. Susan Summerton Thursday, Oct. 11, 7 PM CHANGES IN […]

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Big Library Read to Feature The Girl with the Red Balloon | Abington Community Library

Join thousands of readers worldwide in the largest global digital book club, Big Library Read, through the Abington Community Llibrary. From October 1-15, book lovers can borrow, read and discuss award-winning author Katherine Locke’s The Girl with the Red Balloon ebook with no waitlists or holds by visiting lclshome.org or downloading the Libby app. More […]

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Tasting By the Book: Last Call for Community Cooks | Abington Community Library

  Last call! Do you have a special recipe that your family and friends absolutely love? Do you enjoy an evening out with great food, live music, and good friends? Either way, we’ve got you covered! Join us at the Abington Community Library on Saturday October 6 at 7:00 pm for our annual fundraiser, Tasting […]

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Book Sale Alert! | Abington Community Library

It’s that time of year! The Friends of the Abington Community Library are holding their annual book sale at the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church on Saturday, October 6 from 8:30 AM to 2 PM. There will be thousands of books, DVDs, and CDs all ready for you to purchase and enjoy. The Friends Preview […]

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Website Maintenance on Wednesday, September 19th | Abington Community Library

The My Account and Catalog features of the website will be unavailable starting Wednesday, September 19th starting at 9 pm for software maintenance.  My Account and Catalog features should be back online by morning.

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Speak Like A Pirate! | Abington Community Library

International Talk Like A Pirate Day is this Wednesday, September 19th! If you’re interested in learning how to chat like Blackbeard or swap stories with Mary Read, you’re in luck! Mango Languages, a free service available to you with your Lackawanna County Library card, has an entire lesson devoted to teaching you to talk like […]

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Lexivore Episode 5 | Abington Community Library

In the fifth episode of the podcast, Renee and Megha have a guest, Jeannie Sluck from the Taylor Library to discuss the Great American Read.  We share a bit of its history, some comments about literary canon, with the issues of inclusion and representation, and add some of our own experiences with various books from the […]

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National Hispanic Heritage Month | Abington Community Library

National Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15-October 15. To celebrate, check out eResources on our website and learn various language courses through Mango, read audiobooks in Spanish in RBDigital, and explore your geneaology in Ancestry.

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