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Purses and Accessories Needed in April | Abington Community Library

Throughout the Month of April You can give a job hunting woman some of the tools for success this month at the  Abington Community Library by donating purses and jewelry in good condition. The April collection aids those served by one of our #nepamatchday partners, Dress for Success Lackawanna, a non-profit agency that promotes the economic […]

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Books to Help Your Child Learn About the Holocaust | Abington Community Library

Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day. Is your child asking questions or learning about the Holocaust in school? Are you looking for resources to give your child or read alongside him or her? Check out a list of age-appropriate books below, available for checkout through the Lackawanna County Library System. Keep in mind that the age […]

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NEPA Match Day Spotlight is on The Arc of Northeastern Pennsylvania | Abington Community Library

Learn more about one of the #nepamatchday organizations. The Arc of Northeastern Pennsylvania promotes and protects human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes. The Arc is further committed to reducing the incidence of intellectual and developmental disabilities through research, […]

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NEPA Match Day Spotlight on Northeast Regional Cancer Institute | Abington Community Library

Learn more about one of the #nepamatchday organizations. The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute is a local, non-profit organization working to ease the burden of cancer in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The three main program areas that they focus on are: community and patient services, hospital and practice support services, and cancer surveillance.  The Cancer Institute is unique in […]

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Postion Announcement | Abington Community Library

Abington Community Library 1200 W. Grove St., Clarks Summit, PA 18411 www.lclshome.org/Abington POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Young Adult Services and Project Coordinator Job Location The Library is located on the border of South Abington Township and Clarks Summit at the corner of the Morgan Highway and West Grove Streets. Job Summary The Abington Community Library is seeking […]

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UFO Day: Unfinished Objects / Projects | Abington Community Library

Have you ever wished you had an ENTIRE day to yourself, without interruption, so that you could finish a project? Food would ‘magically’ appear for lunch and dinner. And, you wouldn’t have to do dishes, answer the phone or door, and could just dedicate yourself to your unfinished (or new) project! Perhaps that project is […]

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Recent Memorials and Honorariums Recognized | Abington Community Library

Memorials and donations ‘in honor of’ have been established over recent months for individuals listed below. Donations generally go directly into our Endowment Fund, creating a legacy for the future of this Library.  From now until May 5, 2017, all donations will go into our Scranton Area Foundation NEPA Match Day collection, #nepamatchday, with the […]

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Aging with Dignity Event: 5 Wishes! | Abington Community Library

In observance of National Healthcare Decisions Day, April 16th,  the Abington Community Library will have a free viewing of the 30-minute DVD by National Health Care Decisions: Five Wishes followed by a Q&A session on Thursday, April 20th at 6:30 p.m. at the Abington Community Library. Serving on the Q&A panel will be Attorneys Robert […]

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Friends’ Book Sale, Communities Matter Day, Drug Take back Day, and more! | Abington Community Library

              Get ready for a busy weekend with the Abington Community Library! The Friends’ semi-annual book sale will take place at the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church on Saturday April 8 from 8:30 to 2:00; be sure to stop by the Teen Leadership Committee’s Bake Sale after perusing our […]

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National Library Week | Abington Community Library

        National Library Week begins on April 9 and it will be a great week to visit and find out about all the great things happening at the Abington Community Library! Check out the tables set up that showcase the five library literacies…basic, information, civic and social, health, and financial. Join us for […]

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