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Junior Battle of the Books 2018 | Abington Community Library

Test your book knowledge by participating in our county-wide reading competition for students who will be entering Grades 4 – 6 in the fall of 2018!  *Registration is a commitment to participate in the JBOB on Thursday Aug. 9 at Marywood University (time TBA). Teams are composed of 3-5 participants. Form a team with your […]

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It’s almost summer @ the library! | Abington Community Library

Summer is almost here and that means the library will soon be rocking with SummerQuest, a dynamic summer challenge for all ages! SummerQuest will run from June 18  until August 10, with registration beginning June 11. No matter what your age (birth through adult!), you will find the perfect activities, events, and contests for you.  […]

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Pop Culture Trivia Night | Abington Community Library

  Are you a Marvel fanatic? Fancy yourself a Slytherin? Can’t get enough of Chewbacca? Sing “Colors of the Wind” at the drop of a hat? If you answered “yes!” to any of these questions, we hope you’ll attend the “Pop Culture Trivia Night” on Tuesday, May 29, from 7-8 PM. Gather alongside other pop […]

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Memorial Day Reads | Abington Community Library

The Abington Community Library will be closed on Saturday, May 26, Sunday, May 27, and Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day weekend. The Library will be marching in the Clarks Summit Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 28th and you are invited to walk with us! We will meet at the flagpole at […]

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Walk with the Library in the Memorial Day Parade | Abington Community Library

You are invited to walk with the Abington Community Library in the Clarks Summit Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 28th! Meet at the flagpole at the Clarks Summit Elementary School at 10:30AM to line up. No registration required! The Library will provide bookmarks and candy to be handed out. Other things to bring might […]

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NEW Birthday Club for Kids @ the Library | Abington Community Library

Registration is now open for the Abington Community Library’s Birthday Club for kids! Who? Children up to 4th Grade. What? During the first week of their birthday month, their first name and age will be displayed on our birthday board in the Children’s Library. Your child will also receive a card and bookmark in the […]

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Zine Workshop for Teens | Abington Community Library

A few years ago, I met Chris Fritton, also known as The Itinerant Printer, and he introduced me to zines. Fast forward to me frantically researching zines and happening upon this Rookie article about them. My obsession was cemented. Fast forward yet again to last summer when I attended the Scranton Zine Fest and knew I […]

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Find Out How The Library Has Made Our Patrons Better Community Leaders! | Abington Community Library

Thank you to all of our patrons who stopped in National Library Week in April. We had a display board and asked for our patrons to tell use How Has the Library Made you a better community leader? Here are the wonderful responses! • It helps my brother want to read and help people. • […]

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Thank You Annual Fund Drive Donors | Abington Community Library

Thank you to the following donors who have generously supported this Library for our 2017-2018 Annual Fund Drive. It is this fund drive that helps us provide outstanding programs for the whole family and offer unique opportunities for lifelong learning. We sincerely appreciate the generosity of the following individuals, families, and corporations: Joseph and April Jackson, Douglas […]

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Help Honor The Vets at the Gino Merli Veterans Center | Abington Community Library

Help Honor the Vets this May for the collection for the  Gino J. Merli Veterans’ Center. Donations to the Center are always welcome, including donations to the Residents’ Welfare Fund. The fund is used to provide activities, trips and entertainment to residents. The following is a list of items the Center currently needs: NEW CLOTHING (men’s and women’s) Leisure pants XL/3X/4X/5X White Diabetic […]

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