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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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Novel Thoughts Book Club Snow Date | Children's Library

Due to Tuesday’s forecast, Novel Thoughts: Taco Tuesday, will be moved to Thursday, January 31st, 2019.

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Second Sunday with Friends: Reading with Reptiles from Clyde Peelings Reptiland | Children's Library

Enter the fascinating world of Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland with this interactive story time featuring LIVE rainforest animals! Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library. Nowhere on earth can a greater diversity of life forms be found than in the tropical rainforests that straddle the equator. Plants and animals are disappearing at an alarming […]

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Launchpads are Here! | Abington Community Library

Brand new Playaway Launchpads are now available for circulation at the Abington Community Library! Simply choose a tablet based on age and content. Use the binders at the main desk or the children’s library to browse the selection. Launchpads have a check-out period of 7 days with no holds or renewals. Each tablet includes pre-loaded […]

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Winter Challenge for All Ages | Abington Community Library

Winter Challenge for all ages at the Abington Community Library began yesterday, January 14 and continues until February 22. Bring the whole family and register.  Kids, teens, and adults receive an activity log tailor-made for their age group. Complete at least two activities in each category, ranging from science experiments to reading to physical activity. […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: The Dining Car Mystery with Steve, the Magic Conductor | Children's Library

Our First Friends of the Library program for 2019! Join Magic Conductor Steve for an exciting railroad adventure! Search for clues to solve the mystery, all while laughing and learning!  Visit the active train table on display in our lobby.  The new train table is on loan through the generosity of Scranton resident, Jim Loven […]

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Winter storytimes beginning soon! | Abington Community Library

Winter is here and even though the weather may be frightful, it’s a delightful time to visit the library and join our upcoming storytime programs! Our next five week session will begin for preschoolers on Tuesday January 15 for ages 3-5 at 10:30, 11:30, or 1:30; for toddlers on Wednesday January 16 at 10:30 or […]

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