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Fall Book Sale Alert | Abington Community Library

Alert! Alert! The Friends of the Abington Community Library will host their fall book sale this Saturday, October 7 from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM at the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church (1310 Morgan Hwy, Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania 18411). There will be thousands of donated books, CDs, and DVDs for everyone from the littlest tot […]

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By the Book | Abington Community Library

Reading the “By the Book” feature in The New York Times is my favorite weekly ritual. I’m obsessed with knowing what Viet Thanh Nguyen and Emma Straub are flipping through at any given time. Since I routinely answer the questions in my head, I decided it would be fun to actually record my answers and […]

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Suggestion Box | Abington Community Library

You asked…we listened! Although we can’t always provide solutions to all of your suggestions, we have been able to implement  some of your ideas, such as adding after school Lego and Minecraft programs. Check our website or follow us on Facebook for dates and times of upcoming programs. Also, Miss Laura has ordered some new […]

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Cosplay Night for Teens | Abington Community Library

Do you like cosplay? Do you love Harry Potter, Star Wars, Marvel, or another fandom? Here is your chance to get together with other teens from around Lackawanna County Library System for a fun night of dancing, DJ games, and trivia. Dress up as your favorite characters from Anime, Manga, movies, books, or comic. Costumes […]

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Tasting by the Book III: All Around the Table | Abington Community Library

Join us for an evening of interesting food and live entertainment. Sample delicious bites of soups, salads, breads, desserts, casseroles and more from over 35 local community cooks in a relaxed atmosphere while supporting the library. Tickets are $25, must be purchased in advance, and are available at the Abington Community Library.  All proceeds directly […]

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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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