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Second Sunday with Friends: Sharks Rock! Magic of Sharks Part II! | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents Sharks Rock! The Magic of Sharks Part II! with Steve Woyce. Sharks Rock! is a shark-themed magic show that is both entertaining and educational. The audience will help Magician Steve Woyce make the magic happen as they learn mazing shark facts in this high energy comedy magic show. Volunteers will […]

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“What Are You Reading Now?” Book Round-Up | Lackawanna County Library System

During April and May, I had the amazing opportunity to travel around Lackawanna County and ask readers what they were reading at that moment. The program, “What Are You Reading Now?” gave me an opportunity to chat with people just like me – readers who love talking about their books, showing pictures of their libraries […]

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Teen Zines at Scranton’s First Friday | Lackawanna County Library System

Teens around the Lackawanna County Library System have been working hard on their own Zines. All this hard work will be displayed at Scranton’s First Friday, June 1st from 6 PM-7:30 PM at Library Express. What is a Zine? A Zine is a mini magazine used to share views and express oneself. Stop by to […]

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June Collection Helps the Incarcerated | Lackawanna County Library System

Men & Women at Lackawanna County Prison To people in prison, little things can mean a lot. That’s why Lackawanna County Libraries are supporting the Project Re-Entry Prison Ministry at Lackawanna County Prison with the June Library Collection. For men wrapped candy like Lifesavers, hard candy or mini-candy bars are requested. Women need socks, soap, […]

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“Summer Quest” to Begin with Music from Around the World | Lackawanna County Library System

Singer Will Visit All Libraries in June Daria Marmaluk-Hajioannou, a performer who has been called “an ambassador of song,” will kick off the Lackawanna County Library System’s summer reading and adventure program, “Summer Quest,” with performances at all county libraries. Daria’s shows will feature a mix of favorite songs from America and folk music traditions […]

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Bookmobile at First Friday Scranton Health Fair | Lackawanna County Library System

Join the Bookmobile on Friday, June 1st for the First Friday Scranton Health Fair from 4:30- 7:30 at Courthouse House Downtown Scranton. Step on board the Bookmobile and peruse our collection of materials on health and exercise. Don’t have a library card? No problem! You can sign-up for one right on the Bookmobile! It’s simple […]

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Mobile Printing Comes to the Library | Lackawanna County Library System

Send Your Print Jobs from Anywhere If you find yourself with a document to print, but no working printer is available, the Library can help. With our new MobilePrint Service™, you can send a print job from your personal computer or mobile device to printers at the library. Just stop at the library to pick […]

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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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The Great American Read | Lackawanna County Library System

PBS Book Series Premieres Tuesday, May 22 The Public Broadcasting System (PBS) wants to find out what America’s favorite book of fiction is so it’s launching a new television series that aims to find out. The Great American Read begins with a list of 100 novels and asks people to vote online for the one […]

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Libraries Collect for Vets During May | Lackawanna County Library System

See List of Needed Items @ Your Library Memorial Day is often thought of as the beginning of the summer season, but the real meaning of the holiday is to remember those who gave their lives for our country. We should also use the occasion to remember and thank men and women still alive who […]

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