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NEW Birthday Club for Kids @ the Library | Abington Community Library

Registration is now open for the Abington Community Library’s Birthday Club for kids! Who? Children up to 4th Grade. What? During the first week of their birthday month, their first name and age will be displayed on our birthday board in the Children’s Library. Your child will also receive a card and bookmark in the […]

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Bronx Zoo Bus Trip | Carbondale Public Library

Join the Carbondale Public Library on a bus trip to the Bronx Zoo on Saturday, June 30th. Thanks to the Julie Matylewicz Martin Memorial Fund children under 12 will be FREE, with a Lackawanna County Library System card. Adults are $53, and includes the bus, admission to the zoo and Total Experience tickets. The bus […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Djembe, African Drum Circle | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents Djembe, African Drum Circle. Sponsored through the generosity of the Friends of the Scranton Public  Library. You’ll be moving and dancing to the beat! with Learn Listen Play, a mobile education program. Learn about African drumming and play an authentic African djembe! During the session, children will play hand drums, […]

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New 4H Opportunity in Carbondale | Carbondale Public Library

A new 4H club will soon be starting at the Carbondale Public Library. On Tuesday, May 15th @ 6 PM families can come to the library for an information session, to sign up, and ask questions. Children and teens between the ages of 5 and 18 are invited to check it out. Participants will be […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: The ZooMobile from Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park  | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents the ZooMobile from Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park Explore the lives of the animals from the Binghamton Zoo! Featuring a presentation of exotic animals available for children to observe and touch! We never know who will show up! Armadillo? Ball python? Tarantula? Come and find out! FOR FAMILIES Thank you to the […]

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Open Mic Night! Tomorrow! First Friday at the Children’s Library | Children's Library

Do you sing, dance, recite your own poetry, do dramatic readings, play a musical instrument? Do you need a place to perform? Come to the Children’s Library on Friday, April 6 at 6 PM for our first open mic night. Friendly, supportive audience and fellow artists! Still time to signup!  Sign-ups will be taken tomorrow […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Bugs that Really Rock! | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents Bugs that Really Rock with The BugMan, Ryan Bridge. “The BugMan” is bringing the incredible world of insects to the Children’s Library!  Discover why bugs are truly awesome and how humans play a critical role in the survival of some of the most important creatures on the planet! The audience […]

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Have Fun with Poetry for Kids: A Help Yourself Activity Station | Carbondale Public Library

In honor of National Poetry Month in April the Carbondale Public Library will have several Help Yourself Activities for kids inspired by Shel Silvertstein’s poetry books. Make a Word Lib ♦ Group Make a Word Lib: Children can fill out tickets with a word from the part of speech listed on the ticket. Words will […]

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April is National Poetry Month | Abington Community Library

        A rose is a rose is a rose…teens and tweens can celebrate National Poetry Month in April with Pancakes and Poetry! Grades 9-12 will have their program on Saturday April 14 from 10:30 to 11:30 am and grades 5-8 will have their program on Friday April 20 from 6:30 to 7:30 […]

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Kids: Looking for a little fun? | Abington Community Library

      Kids: if you’re looking for something to do in the afternoon or evening, the library is the place for you! Abington Community Library hosts several gaming/building groups…and no registration is required! Stop by once a month or even every week and bring along a friend! Check out this schedule and find the […]

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