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BookFLIX Helps Kids Read | Lackawanna County Library System

Online Tool for Beginning Readers Children who are learning to read sometimes need help. That’s the idea behind BookFLIX, a tool that reinforces core reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration. It’s librarian tested and approved and it’s available free on our website. BookFLIX uses colorful animation, audio stories and […]

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Upcoming Maintenance for RBDigital | Lackawanna County Library System

RBDigital, our eBook and eAudiobook service, will be down for required maintenance starting at 9 am on Saturday, April 28th.  Work should take approximately 3 hours.   Thank you for your patience.

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Libraries Offer Creation Station Training | Lackawanna County Library System

Adobe Programs & Macs Available @ the Library Artists and hobbyists who want to work with audio files, photos, video and graphics can now learn how at the Library! Adobe programs including Premiere, for video editing, Audition, a workstation for mixing, finishing, & editing audio, Photoshop, a program for working with photos and other digital […]

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Let’s Talk About Books | Lackawanna County Library System

Discussions for Serious Readers If you love to read and to talk about books with other book lovers, the Lackawanna County Library System has an opportunity for you. “What Are You Reading Now” offers book lovers the chance to meet like-minded readers for an evening of lively talk. Renee Roberts, a voracious reader, a member […]

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Celebrate National Library Week | Lackawanna County Library System

April 8 to April 16 “When I think about what it should mean to be an American, I think of my librarian, Mrs. Crowell, a woman who couldn’t speak a word of Spanish, yet took this kid who couldn’t speak a word of English and made sure that I understood my privileges in the library.” […]

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Find Your Bliss on a Bike! BikeScranton Opens for the 2018 Season at First Friday | Lackawanna County Library System

BikeScranton will kick off its fourth season of free bike rentals by sharing bicycles on Courthouse Square at First Friday in downtown Scranton this week. The BikeScranton kickoff will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Now in its fourth year, BikeScranton is a free bike share program hosted by Lackawanna Heritage Valley National and […]

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Spring Is Book Sale Time | Lackawanna County Library System

Great Selection & Bargains Galore Refill your reading pile with bargain books from library book sales at Lackawanna County Libraries. You will find large selections of fiction, non-fiction, young adult and children’s books at great prices. And your purchases help the libraries fund important programs. Abington Community Library Saturday, April 7th / 8:30 A.M. to […]

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Dress For Success Seeks Accessories | Lackawanna County Library System

April Library Collection You can give a job hunting woman some tools for success at the Library this month by donating purses, scarves and jewelry in new or gently-used condition. The April collection aids those served by Dress for Success Lackawanna, a non-profit agency that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women. Dress for Success […]

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Risotto Sale Fundraiser | Lackawanna County Library System

Taylor Community Library will be holding a Risotto sale on Thursday, March 29. Risotto is made by Café Rinaldi, Old Forge. Risotto will be sold as take-out only and will be available for pick up between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 29. Orders will be taken until Saturday, March 24. $10.00 per […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Wild and Furry, Mammals of Penn’s Woods | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents Wild and Furry, Mammals of Penn’s Woods Pocono Wildlife Rehabilitation Center presents a close up of mammals that live in the woods of Pennsylvania! Learn about our furry friends, their habitats, and what to do if you find injured or baby animals. FOR FAMILIES Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM Lackawanna […]

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