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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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Art of the Brew | Carbondale Public Library

Beer Tasting May 6th, 2016 6-8PM The Carbondale Public Library will be hosting a Craft Beer Tasting featuring many local craft brews.  Live music, pizza, and snacks will also be available.  Tickets are $15 per person.  Must be 21 or older to attend. Proceeds Benefit the Carbondale Public Library, 5 North Main St. Carbondale, PA. 570-282-4281 […]

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Book March Madness for Kids Continues in April | Carbondale Public Library

Kids are invited to come to the Carbondale Public Library to vote on book match-ups quarter finals for the next two weeks. Then onto the semifinals. The new matchups are listed below. To make sure your favorite makes it to the final get to the library and vote!! Quarter Finals “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs” […]

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Author, Patricia Thomas Book Launch | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Public Library will be hosting the national book launch of local children’s author Patricia Thomas’ new book, “Green Bean! Green Bean!” on Saturday, April 2, from 2-4 PM. Children and adults are invited to meet the author and enjoy an afternoon of activities, crafts, food and fun. In “Green Bean! Green Bean!” a […]

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Book March Madness for Kids | Carbondale Public Library

Kids are invited to come to the Carbondale Public Library to vote on book match-ups throughout March. Each week two new match-ups will be announced. The two categories are Chapter Book Series and Picture Books. Voters Needed!! Several ties from the last two weeks are in need more votes to decide on the winner. Week 1 […]

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