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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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Free Tutoring with Tutor.com | Kids

Need a tutor or extra homework help? Tutor.com provides free online sessions with real tutors in English, Social Studies, Math and Science. The website is open to any student from elementary school to college and beyond. Free services with your library card include: Online tutoring sessions every day from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm Practice […]

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Suggestion Box | Abington Community Library

You asked…we listened! Although we can’t always provide solutions to all of your suggestions, we have been able to implement  some of your ideas, such as adding after school Lego and Minecraft programs. Check our website or follow us on Facebook for dates and times of upcoming programs. Also, Miss Laura has ordered some new […]

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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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LEGO(R) Competition Results | Kids

Congratulations to the Taylor Community Library on their LEGO(R) competition win! This is their second victory in a row after last year’s win. Throughout the summer in libraries from around the Lackawanna County Library System kids worked together to build a LEGO(R) creation based on the Summer Reading Club theme, Build a Better World. Thank you […]

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Libraries Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Lackawanna River Conservation Association | Kids

The Lackawanna River Conservation Association is celebrating 30 years of river restoration and conservation. In appreciation for the work LRCA does to make the river better for everyone, Lackawanna County Libraries are hosting special programs over the next 30 (or so) days. For details on all events, check the Events Calendar at www.lclshome.org/calendar. Here’s a […]

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Word of the Week Challenge | Abington Community Library

Starting in September, check out the bulletin board in our Children’s Area for new fun word challenges. Can you use the word of the week in a sentence? Do you know the difference between “to”,  “too”, and “two”? Learn some new words and have fun at the same time! A different challenge each week.

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