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Lackawanna County Library System LEGO Build Off! | Abington Community Library

Vote now! Every summer libraries through-out the Lackawanna County Library System compete in a LEGO Build Off!  LEGO lovers build elaborate scenes, amazing buildings and crazy vehicles to make the most fantastic entry for their library! The theme this year was On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! Below we are this year’s entries.  Vote for […]

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Get on Your Mark, Get Set, Read! | Abington Community Library

Free musical event for children in Lackawanna County! Thursday, July 14, 1 PM / Scranton Cultural Center at Masonic Temple / Sponsored by the Lackawanna County Library System Grab your Summer Reading Club Passport and team up with Coach Ray Owen for a field day of songs, stories and side-splitting comedy that celebrates sports and recreation […]

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Annual Pancake Breakfast | Taylor Community Library

Taylor Community Library will hold its Annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at the Acacia Lodge, 617 Union Street, Taylor.  The Pancake Breakfast will run from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Tickets are:  Adults $7.00, Children 4-12 $5.00 and Ages 3 and under – no charge.   There will also be a Bake […]

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OverDrive update coming | Abington Community Library

On January 11th, OverDrive will be updating our eBook and Audiobook collection page. What’s changing? The new OverDrive comes with enhancements like: More options for signing in. You can sign into new OverDrive library websites with your library card, your OverDrive account, or your Facebook account. When you sign in with OverDrive or Facebook, the […]

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Fall Fundraiser | Taylor Community Library

Taylor Community Library will hold their Annual Fall Fundraiser on Sat. Oct. 1, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Event will feature Raffle Baskets, Bake Sale, Food Sale with sausage and peppers,  homemade chili, homemade haluski and more.  There will also be a New to You sale and Children’s Corner.  For more information, contact […]

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Wine Tasting | Taylor Community Library

Taylor Community Library will hold a Wine Tasting on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. , featuring the award winning wines from Bartolai Winery, in Pittston.  Tickets are $25.oo each and can be purchased at the library.  For more information contact the library at 570-562-1234.

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Results: Lackawanna County Library System LEGO Build Off! | Abington Community Library

The winning design is “Warrior Clan” built by children from the Abington Community Library. Congratulations! We had participants from 5 libraries! Abington Community Library Carbondale Public LIbrary Library Express Nancy K. Holmes Branch Valley Community Library Kids at each library helped build a creation using the Summer Reading Club theme, “Every Hero Has a Story.” Voting […]

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North Pocono Sweeps Battle of the Books | Abington Community Library

The North Pocono Public Library had a fantastic showing by winning all grade levels: Grades 4-6, Grades 7-9 and Grades 10-12. Congratulations to the winning teams! All participants deserve a round of applause. Competition was tough, and many rounds were decided by just one point. If you are unfamiliar with Battle of the Books teams […]

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Search for your family with HeritageQuest! | Abington Community Library

We are happy to announce that we are now able to provide the genealogy research tool HeritageQuest at the library and via our website! Search Census Data,  Revolutionary War Pension Files, Freedman’s Bank Records, PERSI, US Serial Set, books and directories with this powerful tool.   Start discovering your family tree today by visiting our Genealogy page.

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Catalog Access | Abington Community Library

We have received word from a few library members that they are experiencing difficulty logging into the new catalog while using the Internet Explorer web browser.  We are working on the problem, but in the meantime we have the following work arounds: 1. Try a different web browser like Chrome, FireFox or Safari 2. You […]

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