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2017 Book Challenge for adults | Abington Community Library

Lackawanna County Library System encourages you to add a little spice to your reading during a time of the year when everyone needs a little whimsy to get through the winter; February 1 to March 31. There are no complex rules; just stop by Abington Community Library or your local library for details. If you’d […]

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The “Try Something New” Book Challenge | Lackawanna County Library System

Read 4 Books from Feb. 1 to March 31 Want to add a little spice to your reading this year? Read a book with a one word title, a book you can finish in a day, or a book you choose by the look of its cover. It’s a different kind of reading challenge from […]

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We Love DIY! | Abington Community Library

Whether it’s DIY To Go for Adults or DIY To Go: Teen Edition, Abington Community Library loves DIY. Look for these events monthly (on our printable Month-At-A-Glance Calendar) so you can add to your calendar a trip to the library to pick up your DIY packet to go. Until then, try this cool (or should we […]

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Tooth Fairy Day @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Tooth Fairy Day at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library featuring a visit from a beautiful tooth fairy, Happy Faces Face Painting*, storytelling, gifts and the Magic Orthodontist, Dr. Brian Kerr, for some magical tooth-filled fun! We thank the Scranton District Dental Society for sponsoring this annual event. *Face painting tickets given to the first 35 […]

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Books Bring Me Joy! Winter Reading Club @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

We need library users ages birth through 11 to join the Winter Reading Club with Elephant and Piggie! Read books and play bingo. Turn in your completed bingo board for a chance to win a Toys R Us $25 gift card. For more information call the Children’s Library at 570-348-3000 ext. 3015. In person registration […]

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Poet’s Corner @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

If you are a poet and you know it, bring in your writing and we will share! Poetry reading of all kinds! Dr. Seuss, Shel Silverstein, nursery rhymes and other forms of poetry will be shared. This may be  your chance to be the next Dr. Seuss! For students in grades 3 through 6. Tuesday, January […]

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Game Night with Ms. Gina – Thursday, January 19 at 6 PM | Children's Library

Take a quick break from school work, and join Ms. Gina for Game Night! This month, we will be playing the classic game UNO. Who will draw the “Wild” card?

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Poet’s Corner with Ms. Gina – Tuesday, January 17 at 6 PM | Children's Library

Tap into your creative side with poetry!  We will be reading poetry of all kinds from Dr. Seuss, nursery rhymes, and more during Poet’s Corner. For children in grades 3-6. If you are a poet, and you know it, bring your own poetry to the Library and share it with us! Stop by the Library […]

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Free College Prep from Princeton Review | Albright Memorial Library

Available to Library Card Holders Here’s good news for high school students: The Princeton Review’s SAT and ACT Essentials is now available through tutor.com, the Library System’s online tutoring service. Princeton Review is one of the leading college prep services in the country. It’s SAT and ACT review courses are highly rated and can cost […]

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Check out the Library’s YouTube Channel | Abington Community Library

Do you bring your children to Baby, Toddler, or Preschool Storytimes? Are you interested in trying them out? Are there ever days you can’t make it and miss the songs? Visit the Abington Community Library’s brand new YouTube channel! Watch and listen to Miss Laura and Mrs. Burke sing some of their most popular storytime […]

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Upcoming Events

Jan
17
Tue
all-day Elephant and Piggie Paperbag Pup... @ Carbondale Public Library
Elephant and Piggie Paperbag Pup... @ Carbondale Public Library
Jan 17 – Jan 28 all-day
Elephant and Piggie Paperbag Puppets @ Carbondale Public Library | Carbondale | Pennsylvania | United States
Stop by anytime between Monday, January 17th and Saturday, January 28th to make paperbag puppets based on Mo Willems Elephant and Piggie characters. Sponsored by of The Carbondale Public Library as part of the PA[...]
Jan
20
Fri
all-day Anastasia on Broadway @ Taylor Community Library
Anastasia on Broadway @ Taylor Community Library
Jan 20 all-day
Anastasia on Broadway @ Taylor Community Library | Taylor | Pennsylvania | United States
   Taylor Community Library is conducting a bus trip to see the new broadway musical Anastasia on June 3, 2017.  Tickets are $129.00 and are being sold on a first come, first serve basis.  A[...]
10:00 am Open Lab @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Open Lab @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Need help formatting a resume? Creating a slideshow presentation? How about social media? Stop by during our Open lab to work hands-on with one of our instructors. Must have a valid Lackawanna County Library System[...]

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