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Donation to Teens Thank You | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Public Library wants to thank several area businesses for their donations to various Teen endeavers. Hendrick Manufacturing (Teen Read) Steve & Irenes (Teen Advisory Board Scholarship Fund Basket Raffle) Subway – Carbondale (Teen Advisory Board Scholarship Fund Basket Raffle) Teem Read an annual summer reading program for teens in grades 7-12. The program […]

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Heritage Explorer Train | Carbondale Public Library

August 19th, 2017 from 9AM to 4:30PM Save the date! The Lackawanna Heritage Valley’s (LHV) “Heritage Explorer” program will return on Saturday, August 19, with an excursion to Carbondale’s Pioneer Days – Ethnic Heritage Festival. Ride the rails for an old-fashioned, fun-filled day for the whole family! For more information please Click Here!

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Solar Eclipse Viewing | Carbondale Public Library

August 21st, 2017 beginning at 12:30pm Rooftop viewing at the Carbondale Grand Hotel 25 South Main Street Carbondale, PA Free eclipse viewing glasses and light snacks will be provided by the Carbondale Pubic Library (first come first served.)*   Ambers Restaurant will be open for lunch before, during, and after the eclipse. Pennsylvania is set to […]

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LEGO(R) Team Build | Carbondale Public Library

Calling all LEGO(R) enthusiast in grades K-6. The Carbondale Public Library invites you to our team build event on Wednesday, July 26th, 2:30 PM or 6 PM (we will be building at both times, choose what works for your schedule). Work with others to build a creation that will compete against member libraries of the Lackawanna […]

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Maker Cart for Teens and Tweens | Carbondale Public Library

Think – Design – Create – Experiment – Build – Invent Carbondale Public Library Two more sessions for each Maker Cart programs. Try the challenge or make your own project. Grades 7-12 are invited on Wednesdays (3PM – 7 PM) to test their creativity. July 19th – Articulated Hand (a hand model with moveable joints, see […]

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Art Inspired Make and Take Craft | Carbondale Public Library

Tuesdays Make and Take Craft at the Carbondale Public Library is inspired by art rather than crafting. Between 2 and 4:30 children can paint with unexpected art supplies. See some samples below, but more unexpected supplies will be available. You’ll have to come to find out what they are. Between 5 and 7 children will […]

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Craftmas: Altered Book Vases | Carbondale Public Library

                            Participants created decorative vases out of discarded books.  This was the first craft for our four-part “Craftmas” in July series.  If anyone is intersted in getting their craft on, the other crafts in the series are: Sashay Scarves (Friday, July 14th […]

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Fun with Ray Grins | Carbondale Public Library

We had a packed house at the Carbondale Public Library with over 100 kids and adults who enjoyed a  show with Ray Grins. He showed us juggling tricks from around the world, balancing tricks, and a unicycle for the finale. Children said it was fun and funny! A special thank you to the Julie Matylewicz […]

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Mahjong | Carbondale Public Library

Starting July 10th, the Carbondale Public Library will be hosting a Mahjong Club.  Open to beginners and experienced players, anyone intersted in the game has a chance to play Mahjong at the library. This extremely popular game originated in China and is a game of luck and skill, similar to rummy. Come and bring your friends. […]

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Electronic Map Donation | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Public Library is excited to announce the donation of an electronic United States map. Learn/test your state capital knowledge! The map will be available on Saturday, June 24th for a preview. It can then be used at various special programs throughout the year. The donation was made by Telecom Pioneers.

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