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Library closing Sat. Jan 19 at 2:00 PM | Abington Community Library

The Abington Community Library will close at 2:00 on Sat. Jan. 19 due to the impending snow storm. Check our website for updates on when we will reopen.

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The Pleasure of Painting | Abington Community Library

Paint a Valentine’s rose for yourself or to give away! Beginners welcome. Limited to 12 participants. Materials fee of $25 per person due at time of class. All materials will be provided. Facilitated by artist Mark Perry. For Adults. Please register.

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Launchpads are Here! | Abington Community Library

Brand new Playaway Launchpads are now available for circulation at the Abington Community Library! Simply choose a tablet based on age and content. Use the binders at the main desk or the children’s library to browse the selection. Launchpads have a check-out period of 7 days with no holds or renewals. Each tablet includes pre-loaded […]

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Winter Challenge for All Ages | Abington Community Library

Winter Challenge for all ages at the Abington Community Library began yesterday, January 14 and continues until February 22. Bring the whole family and register.  Kids, teens, and adults receive an activity log tailor-made for their age group. Complete at least two activities in each category, ranging from science experiments to reading to physical activity. […]

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February 2nd Is Take Your Child to the Library Day! | Abington Community Library

On Saturday, February 2, bring your child to the Library! Check out books, play with toys, or just enjoy being together. Stop by the circulation desk and tell staff you brought your child(ren) and you and each child you brought will get a free book!   WHAT IS TAKE YOUR CHILD TO THE LIBRARY DAY? […]

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New Year, New Books – What to Look for in 2019 | Abington Community Library

What are you looking forward to in 2019? For us, it’s brand new books! Check out these titles below for some new reading for the year. Fiction: The Dreamers – Karen Thompson Walker On the Come Up – Angie Thomas Where Reasons End – Yiyun Li The White Book – Han Kang Gingerbread – Helen […]

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Abington Community Library Closing Early | Abington Community Library

The Abington Community Library will be closing at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, January 7, 2019, due to current weather conditions.

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Lexivore Podcast, Episode 7 – Black History Month | Abington Community Library

In the 7th episode of Lexivore, the first episode of Season 2, Renee and Megha talk about Black History month, touching on some black authors to read and enjoy, and some of the history behind the civil rights movement, including both fiction and nonfiction. Books touched on include Bloodchild by Octavia Butler, Becoming by Michelle […]

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Season Two of Lexivore | Abington Community Library

The Abington Community Library is happy to announce that season two of Lexivore will debut on Sunday, January 6th. This episode focuses on Black History Month and will suggest a few books (and other media!) for you to enjoy, just in time for February. To listen to Lexivore, search for it on iTunes or Google […]

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Great Reads of 2018 | Abington Community Library

There were so many great books in 2018! Below are the books that stayed memorable to me throughout the year; these were the books I shoved into the hands of friends and gushed about across the circulation desk to patrons. As December melts into January, take some time and pick up one of these books. […]

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