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Zine Workshop for Teens | Carbondale Public Library

Next week, Thursday, April 26th at 5 PM, the Carbondale Public Library will feature a Zine Workshop during our Teen Reading Lounge book discussion for teens in grades 6-12. We will contintue to work on our Zines on Thursday May 3rd, and if needed Thursday, May 17th, both at 5 PM. We will discuss the […]

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Books on My Library Card At the Moment | Abington Community Library

Here’s a sneak peek at the books I’m reading at the moment and what I have on hold! Items Checked Out Happiness Is A Choice You Make: Lessons From A Year Among the Oldest Old by John Leland. I heard Terry Gross do an interview with Leland and instantly knew I wanted to read the […]

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April is National Poetry Month | Abington Community Library

        A rose is a rose is a rose…teens and tweens can celebrate National Poetry Month in April with Pancakes and Poetry! Grades 9-12 will have their program on Saturday April 14 from 10:30 to 11:30 am and grades 5-8 will have their program on Friday April 20 from 6:30 to 7:30 […]

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Teen Health and Wellness Website | Abington Community Library

The teen years are rough. Beyond the growing pains, the cusp of adulthood brings questions and sometimes, a lack of reliable answers. As teens explore their burgeoning adult selves, they actively seek to shape their political, social, and self views. Teen Health and Wellness offers young adults a place to explore and research the answers […]

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Book Donations for Scout’s Project | Abington Community Library

Local Boy Scout Nate Armstrong is collecting books for children (babies through young adult) for his Eagle project. Armstrong is collecting the books for Easter baskets which will be donated to “The Friendship House” in Scranton. The collection will run from Wednesday, March 14 until Wednesday, March 21. Donations may be dropped off at the […]

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Social Justice Book Club | Abington Community Library

Conversations matter. There’s still time to sign up for the majority of the sessions today! The Abington Community Library is hosting a Social Justice Book Club throughout 2018. There will be four sessions, each focusing on a different, relevant social justice topic. Copies of the books may be picked-up at the Library once you are […]

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Paper Circuits Postponed | Carbondale Public Library

Paper Circuits scheduled for Wednesday March 7th @ 6PM at the Carbondale Public Library will be postponed until Wednesday, March 28th. More about the Paper Circuits program: Teen (grades 7-12) will have a chance to create amazing art, and add a light up element to their project. Registration is required. You can register at the […]

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Lexivore, Episode 2 | Abington Community Library

In episode 2, Megha and Renee discuss what they’re reading, “Terrier” by Tamora Pierce, Women’s History Month (especially Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden), and tease about their May episode. We hope you enjoy it! Listen here!

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“Open the Dialogue” : A Series Concerning Substance Abuse Awareness | Abington Community Library

The Gathering Place in Clarks Summit will host a four part series entitled “Open the Dialogue: A Substance Abuse Awareness Series for Caretakers of Children Grades 5-12 and Beyond”. The current opiate crisis prompted this series and with Pennsylvania holding the fourth highest rate of death in the country due to overdose (according to the […]

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Winterfest at Lackawanna State Park | Abington Community Library

It’s a good time of year to enjoy Winterfest at Lackawanna State Park on Saturday, February 10, 11 AM to 3 PM. From Winter Bird Walk and Ice Safety and Rescue Demo to Winter Survival Skills and Howlin’ Huskies Sled Dog Demo, there’s something for everyone. Special winter kids crafts and activities too. Click here for […]

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