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Junior Book Club: The Biggest Pumpkin by Steven Kroll | Book Discussion

When two mice discover that they’ve both set their sights on the same little pumpkin, they decide to work together to help it grow as big as possible. Join Miss Angela to practice and improve reading skills in a fun, friendly, and informal setting. Monday, October 23 at 6 PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 […]

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Little Monster Mash: a Pre-K Halloween Party | Children's Library

A Halloween party for the little monsters of Scranton! Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and dancing! Check out 3 items to receive a special surprise! Come in costume for a Halloween Parade! For ages birth to 5 years Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 10:30 AM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 To […]

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Stranger Things Halloween Dance Party | Children's Library

The Lackawanna County Children’s Library invites you  join us for some Stranger Things at our 80’s -themed Halloween dance party at the Upside Down! Its going to be awesome! Friends don’t lie! Wear your costume! Games and prizes! Thursday, October 26th at 6 PM For grades K-6 PG Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 To register […]

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Junior Book Club: The Apple Pie Tree by Zoe Hall | Children's Library

Where do apples come from? This simple nature story describes the changes that occur in a backyard apple tree. For beginning and fluent readers! Join Miss Angela to practice and improve reading skills in a fun, friendly, and informal setting. Monday, October 9th at 6 PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Dino Dig! | Children's Library

Dino Dig! with field paleontologists, Mike and Roberta Staka sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Join us for this interactive fossil talk after which Paleontologist Roberta will take the Jr. Paleontologists on a dig of their own. After the dig, everyone can spend time viewing the fossil museum. Sunday, October 8, 2017 […]

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Scranton Fringe Festival @ the Children’s Library | Children's Library

For the third year in a row, the Lackawanna County Children’s Library is pleased to be a Scranton Fringe Festival venue. Thanks to a Lackawanna County Arts and Culture grant, the Festival is able to provide us with performers at no charge to the public. Three performance filled days for children and families. Starting Thursday night, September 28 […]

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Health Literacy at Your Library | Albright Memorial Library

Health Literacy is the ability to understand basic health and services needed to make appropriate health decisions. Libraries are a natural service to use when trying to find information on living a healthy lifestyle. That’s why health literacy is recognized by PA Forward as one of the five categories of literacy which is essential for […]

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National Hispanic Heritage Month | Albright Memorial Library

National Hispanic Heritage Month is every year starting on September 15th and runs through October 15th.  It’s an opportunity to learn and celebrate the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens who ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. Books for Kids:  Round is a tortilla : a book of […]

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Labor Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Library Express and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be closed on Monday, September 4th in celebration of Labor Day.  All locations will reopen on Tuesday, September 5th.

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Second Sunday with Friends: River Critters with Rebecca Lesko | Children's Library

The Lackawanna River Corridor Association is celebrating  its 30th anniversary this fall. In celebration of the anniversary and the  Lackawanna River, we have invited Rebecca Lesko from the Endless Mountains Nature to bring the river to us! What lives in our creeks and rivers!? Youngsters will look for water critters such as hellgrammites and damsel […]

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