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GAR Civil War Museum to Co-Host Free Exhibit with Library | Albright Memorial Library

In honor of Abraham Lincoln, the Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum and Library will be co-hosting a free exhibit for children and teens ages 9-18 on Saturday, April 29 at 1:00 PM. Guests will have the museum exclusively to themselves as they explore and learn more about the Civil War with museum […]

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CHEM 4 KIDS @the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Learn how to be a scientist with  students from the University of Scranton Chemistry Club. This chemistry  program is designed for children in grades 2-6. The instructors will introduce basic concepts of chemistry in a fun, non-threatening way. Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 Registration is required.  To register, call (570) […]

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New Program! Cruise into Kindergarten | Children's Library

The Scranton Public Library takes its role in the early childhood community seriously. Children’s development in the years between birth and Kindergarten is impacted greatly by loving relationships and stimulating young minds through play. We acknowledge and support families as a child’s first teacher. Over the decades, the Lackawanna County Children’s Library has offered a […]

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Mystery Science @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Experience the excitement and fun of science with students from the University of Scranton’s Neuroscience Society & Health Professions Organization. Kids will create Oobleck, Squishy Circuits, Mystery Markers, and engage in mind games and optical illusions! Saturday, April 1st  from 10-11:30PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 Registration is required.  To […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Reptiles: Beautiful and Deadly @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Reptiles: the Beautiful and the Deadly                                                                               sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library           […]

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Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Bash @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library! | Children's Library

Join us for a Seussical celebration! Featuring stories, crafts, and musical performances by the students of CaPAA of NEPA! Saturday, March 4th, 2017 at 1:00 PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 To register, call (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015, or log on to: www.albright.org/childrens

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Tooth Fairy Day – Thank You! | Children's Library

Thank you to the Scranton District Dental Society for once again sponsoring Tooth Fairy Day at our library! We also want to thank everyone for attending Sunday’s program. We hope you had as much fun as we did! Check out the photos below from Tooth Fairy Day or click on the slideshow to visit our library’s […]

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President’s Day Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Holmes Branch Library will be closed on Monday, February 20th for President’s Day. Library Express will be open from 10 am to 5 pm.

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Upcoming website maintenance- Feb. 20th | Abington Community Library

The library’s website will be undergoing scheduled maintenance on Monday, February 20th.  The website will be unavailable for a brief period of time during the day.  If you are having trouble renewing items online, please call Library Express at 570-558-1670 for a library staff member to assist you.  apologize for this inconvenience.

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Second Sunday with Friends: Sciencetellers: Dragons & Dreams @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Sciencetellers: Dragons & Dreams                                                                                             sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library […]

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