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Goodbye Zinio, Hello RBdigital | Abington Community Library

Due to declining use and rising subscription costs, the library’s subscription to Zinio is no longer available as of July 31, 2017. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Now, check out RBdigital, formerly OneClick Digital. This growing collection of audiobooks and ebooks is available for checkout and download through the Lackawanna County Library System […]

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Free Events for Summer Readers on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday! | Kids

Looking for something to do? Lackawanna County Libraries have great ideas for kids in the Summer Reading Program! Thursday, August 3, 10 AM to noon: ARTS Engage! Day at the Electric City Trolley Museum, Cliff Street, Scranton. Free arts activities, free trolley rides, and hands-on interactive fun. Friday, August 4 at 1 PM: Hairspray Jr. […]

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LEGO(R) Team Build | Carbondale Public Library

Calling all LEGO(R) enthusiast in grades K-6. The Carbondale Public Library invites you to our team build event on Wednesday, July 26th, 2:30 PM or 6 PM (we will be building at both times, choose what works for your schedule). Work with others to build a creation that will compete against member libraries of the Lackawanna […]

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Maker Cart for Teens and Tweens | Carbondale Public Library

Think – Design – Create – Experiment – Build – Invent Carbondale Public Library Two more sessions for each Maker Cart programs. Try the challenge or make your own project. Grades 7-12 are invited on Wednesdays (3PM – 7 PM) to test their creativity. July 19th – Articulated Hand (a hand model with moveable joints, see […]

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Completing the Summer Reading Club | Abington Community Library

        It’s still summer, but if you want to turn in  your completed Summer Reading Club log, we’re ready for you! From July 17 until August 31, turning in your completed log gets you lots of prizes. No matter how many minutes you’ve read, you’ll get earbuds (first 250 finishers), a free […]

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Art Inspired Make and Take Craft | Carbondale Public Library

Tuesdays Make and Take Craft at the Carbondale Public Library is inspired by art rather than crafting. Between 2 and 4:30 children can paint with unexpected art supplies. See some samples below, but more unexpected supplies will be available. You’ll have to come to find out what they are. Between 5 and 7 children will […]

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Math and Science Summer Challenge! | Albright Memorial Library

Summer is here! Looking for a fun way to challenge your Math and Science skills over the summer vacation?  Try out Tutor.com’s Math Summer Challenges or try your hand at their Summer Science activities!   You can get additional practice in during the summer months via the Skills Center from Tutor. Summer Math Challenge 1-5 […]

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Fun with Ray Grins | Carbondale Public Library

We had a packed house at the Carbondale Public Library with over 100 kids and adults who enjoyed a  show with Ray Grins. He showed us juggling tricks from around the world, balancing tricks, and a unicycle for the finale. Children said it was fun and funny! A special thank you to the Julie Matylewicz […]

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Here Comes a Fire Truck! | Children's Library

Join us tonight, Wednesday, July 5th at 6 PM to explore a real fire engine. The Scranton Fire Department will share some of their amazing stories, teach kids how to stay safe, and shoot the fire hose! Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509  To register,  call 570-348-3000  ext. 3015 or visit lclshome.org/childrenslibrary.org

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Art in the Park with the Bookmobile! | Albright Memorial Library

Join the Bookmobile this summer for Art in the Park! These fun family events celebrate art, music and much more! The fun begins: Tuesday, July 11th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm @ Merli-Sarnoski Park Tuesday, July 18th from 10:00 am-12:00 pm @ Covington Township Park Tuesday, July 25th from 10:00 am-12:00 pm @ Aylesworth […]

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