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Holiday Bus Trip | Abington Community Library

Looking for some seasonal inspiration, join our Bus Trip to NYC on Saturday, December 9, 11 AM to 11 PM. Explore NYC on your own ($35 total) or enjoy Christmas Lights at Dyker Heights Brooklyn too ($90 total). Stop by the Abington Community Library for details and to register. Click this link to see what […]

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Fall Book Sale | Abington Community Library

  Join us across the street from the Library at the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church for the Friends of the Abington Community Library Fall Book Sale. On Saturday, October 7, from 8:30AM-2PM, shop thousands of books, audiobooks, cds, and dvds for all ages. The Friends of the ACL preview sale is Friday, October 6, […]

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This Summer, We Built a Better World | Abington Community Library

Thank you to everyone who helped make this summer such a success at the Abington Community Library. Thank you especially if you contributed money after we lost some funding. If it not for you, we would not have been able to bring such exciting and diverse programs (like Dinosaur Dig, Cupcake Wars, and Messy Science) […]

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Spend Your Fall With Us! | Abington Community Library

Happy Labor Day. It’s hard to believe its September! This year has been flying by but we hope you’ve been able to enjoy every moment of fun more than the next and that you’ve had some great experiences at our library this summer. Aside from our core programming, we have a full lineup of special […]

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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 go directly into our Endowment Fund, creating a legacy for the future of this Library. We thank those that have made contributions. If you wish to contribute in this fashion, forms are available at the circulation desk or […]

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RBdigital: A True Listening Delight | Abington Community Library

Attention library users: there are now even more audiobooks at your disposal. If you’re like me and find yourself constantly driving somewhere, RBdigital (formerly OneClickDigital) is welcome news. Recently, the district was able to purchase a larger subscription which now opens up a whole new slew of bestsellers, classics, and even books for children and […]

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Word of the Week Challenge | Abington Community Library

Starting in September, check out the bulletin board in our Children’s Area for new fun word challenges. Can you use the word of the week in a sentence? Do you know the difference between “to”,  “too”, and “two”? Learn some new words and have fun at the same time! A different challenge each week.

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Back to school is coming soon! | Abington Community Library

Whether your child is getting ready for preschool, elementary school, or middle school, the Lackawanna County Library System has lots of books to help ease first day anxieties. Here are some great suggestions to get you started: First Grade Here I Come by Tony Johnston, The Night Before Preschool by Natasha Wing, I Am Too […]

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Tasting By The Book … Returns This Fall! | Abington Community Library

Tasting by the Book, now a signature event, arrived at the Abington Community Library in October 2015. Resoundingly successful, the event will make a return appearance again this October as Tasting By The Book III: All Around The Table on Saturday, October 21, 7 to 9 PM! Carol Rubel, Library Trustee and Co-Chair of our […]

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Solar Eclipse Day @ Abington Community Library | Abington Community Library

Are you ready for the big solar eclipse? Make the Library part of your day and drop-in on Monday, August 21 between 1 and 5 PM to watch a livestream of the big event in our community room. Check out books on the sun, moon, and stars and find out the science behind the eclipse. […]

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