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Kids Grand Opening of New Children’s Area | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Public Library is excited to re-open our Julie Matylewicz Martin Memorial Children’s Library. Children are invited to celebrate the new Children’s Area on Saturday, May 4th @ 1 PM with free raffles, snacks, and activities featuring “Fabulous Fishes” by Susan Stockdale. Some new features include a bigger space, browsing options for picture books […]

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Kids Club Time Update | Carbondale Public Library

Kids Club scheduled for Wednesday, April 9 at the Carbondale Public Library will only be at 4PM. The 6 PM session is cancelled due to the Grand Re-opening of the 2nd floor. Come join us! Learn more here. Second Floor Reopening April 10th!

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National Library Week Coloring Contest! | Kids

Show your love for books and libraries during National Library Week by entering the Children’s Library Coloring Contest! Contest runs April 7th through April 13th! You can stop by the library to pick up your coloring sheet entry or you can print one of the PDFs attached. Please make sure to include your child’s first […]

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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. Activities include – Build Your Own Neuron, Brain Salt Maps, Taste with Your Nose, Can You Hear Me Now, and everybody’s favorite, the Stroop Effect! Saturday, March 23, 2019  at 2:00 PM Lackawanna County Children’s […]

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Friends’ Spring Book Sale coming soon! | Abington Community Library

  The Friends’ of the Abington Community Library will hold their spring book sale on Saturday March 30 from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church. A Preview Sale for Friends’ members will be held on Friday March 29 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. You can become a Friend or […]

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March is Seussical! | Abington Community Library

Oh The Places You’ll Go on Wacky Wednesday when you eat Green Eggs and Ham! It’s always a good day when Dr. Seuss is involved! His birthday was March 2, but why not make the fun last all month long? Check out our library catalog and start celebrating Dr. Seuss!

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Dr. Seuss Activities All Week | Carbondale Public Library

In honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday (March 2nd) several activity stations will be available all week (March 4th-9th) at the Carbondale Public Library. Come when  you can during library hours. Actitvities include: Horton Bookmark Make & Take Craft Popscicle Stick Puzzles (2 Levels) Stack the Cat’s Hats Dr. Seuss Cootie Catcher Dr. Seuss Themed Coloring […]

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Kids Programs to Continue at Carbondale | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Public library will continue to hold Children’s Programs during its renovations. All programs will be held downstairs in either our temporary Children’s Area or in the back of the library. Kids Programs: Freeplay & Storytime Thursdays / 11 AM – 12:15 PM Enjoy playtime and storytime with your children and new friends. Let […]

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Sensory Playtime fun at the library | Abington Community Library

          Some of our young patrons recently enjoyed a Sensory Playtime that included homemade play dough, glitter bottles, sensory cubes, scarves, balls, and more! Want to make your own homemade play dough or glitter bottles for fun at home? Click HERE for the recipes.

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Little Explorers Cancelled Tomorrow | Carbondale Public Library

Due to the expected snow storm Little Explorers is cancelled for tomorrow morning. Hopefully the weather will cooperate, and we’ll see you next week. Don’t forget we do have Freeplay and Storytime on Thursday at 11 AM if you feel like braving the cold. It is nice and toasty upstairs, but we understand if you […]

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