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3rd Annual LCLS Teen Character Ball | Abington Community Library

The 3rd Annual Lackawanna County Library System’s Teen Character Ball was held on Friday, November 19, 2016 at the Albright Memorial Library in downtown Scranton. Area teens celebrated their love of Stars Wars with dancing, pizza, games, raffle prizes and a photo booth at the event! Special Guests featured members of the 501st Legion. Created with […]

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Susan Campbell Bartoletti Meet and Greet | Carbondale Public Library

Award winning local author Susan Campbell Bartoletti will sign books and answer questions on Thursday, November 10th at 5:30 PM at the Carbondale Public Library. We will have pizza and water for attendees. Although we will be focusing on Susan Campbell Bartoletti’s teen books adults and children are welcome to join us. Her latest book […]

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American Girl Doll Raffle at Carbondale’s Pioneer Nights | Carbondale Public Library

Don’t forget to support the Carbondale Public Library and stop by our stand at Carbondale’s Pioneer Nights.   We will be featuring a raffle on an American Girl Doll to benefit children’s programs, and a Homemade Quilt for the Teen Advisory Board Scholarship Fund. Come by to see what other baskets we have. Today The Friends of the […]

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Olympic Picnic | Carbondale Public Library

  Children who participated in the Summer Reading Club at the Carbondale Public Library are invited for this years ending event, Olympic Picnic. Lots of fun inspired by the Olympics on Friday, August 12th, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM at Memorial Park (right across the street from the library). Try games inspired by the Olympics […]

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Pioneer Nights Schedule | Carbondale Public Library

The Library will be open during the week of Pioneer Nights (August 17th-20th).  Here is our schedule of hours and events: August 17th, 18th, and 19th: Library Closes at 5PM Rummage Sale—10AM to 4:30PM in the Library Raffle Baskets—During Pioneer Nights; includes a quilt raffle and an American Girl doll raffle August 20th: Library Closes […]

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Pokemon Go | Carbondale Public Library

While stopping by the library to grab some pokeballs, don’t forget to catch all these other Pokemon resources:  Pokemon Black and White: Ash’s Triple Threat (Easy Read)  Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice (Graphic Novel)  Arceus and the Jewel of Life (DVD)  Save the Shieldon (Reader)  Pokemon: Let It Snow! (Reader)

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Get on Your Mark, Get Set, Read! | Abington Community Library

Free musical event for children in Lackawanna County! Thursday, July 14, 1 PM / Scranton Cultural Center at Masonic Temple / Sponsored by the Lackawanna County Library System Grab your Summer Reading Club Passport and team up with Coach Ray Owen for a field day of songs, stories and side-splitting comedy that celebrates sports and recreation […]

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Magic Show Summer Reading Kickoff | Carbondale Public Library

Go For the Gold: The Magic of Reading, Food, Fitness and Fun! @ The Carbondale Public Library Monday June 20th, 2016 @ 2 PM The Summer Reading Club started this past Monday, but you didn’t miss our special kickoff program, The Amazing Magi. Children can also still sign up for the On Your Mark, Get […]

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Bus Trip: American Museum of Natural History | Carbondale Public Library

The Julie Matylewicz Martin Memorial Children’s Library of The Carbondale Public Library fund is sponsoring a bus trip to the the American Museum of Natural History. See below for details. When: Saturday, July 16th Leave Back Weis Parking Lot (Carbondale Location) @ 7 AM Leave Museum @ 4 PM Adults: $42 Children 12 and under: […]

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Geocaching 101 | Carbondale Public Library

Introduction to Geocaching May 14th @ 1-3PM For Families and Adults Geocaching is a high-tech, outdoor, recreational “scavenger hunt.”  Come to the library and learn what geocaching is all about, how to set up an account and search for caches, and then search for sample caches. Please bring a smartphone or GPS device. You can […]

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