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AAA North Penn Mature Operator Improvement Class | Taylor Community Library

AAA North Penn will hold their Mature Driver Operator Improvement Class at the Taylor Community Library on Monday, May 22 and Tuesday, May 23, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.   Fee is $15.00 per person and registration is required.  Those completing the course may be eligible for a discount on their automobile insurance.

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GAR Civil War Museum to Co-Host Free Exhibit with Library | Albright Memorial Library

In honor of Abraham Lincoln, the Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum and Library will be co-hosting a free exhibit for children and teens ages 9-18 on Saturday, April 29 at 1:00 PM. Guests will have the museum exclusively to themselves as they explore and learn more about the Civil War with museum […]

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APRIL 27th – Closing 2pm, Books Appetit starts @6:30 | Valley Community Library

Valley Community Library will close at 2:00pm Thursday, April 27 for Books Appetit setup. The 12th annual Books Appetit fundraising event is 6:30pm until 9:30pm that night. The library will not be open for regular library services. Tickets $25 available at the library. This year’s chef demonstration will feature Patti Chen of Patti’s Pitas, “a Mediterranean […]

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Spring Book Sale & More! | Abington Community Library

April 8 is a busy day for the Library! Across the street at the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church will be the Friends Spring Book Sale from 8:30AM-2PM. At that same location, drop off unused or expired medications during the Drug Take-Back Event (No needles, inhalers, or liquid medications, please). Between 10:00AM and 4:00PM stop […]

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April Maker Monday Sessions | Albright Memorial Library

Save the Date! There is a great line of informative Maker Mondays in April at the Albright Memorial Library.  All Maker Monday sessions take place in the Community Room located in the the basement of the Lackawanna County Children’s Library, 520 Vine St. in Scranton. Stroke Prevention on Monday, April 3rd at 7 pm Join […]

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Build a Better Library | North Pocono Public Library

Join us on April 8, 2017 for a brand new event, Be the Change: Build a Better Library!   Enjoy a special story hour with local celebrity author Lindsay Barrett George! Bring your change to help us build a better library (support our Summer Reading Programs) and drop your coins and bills in our new […]

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Community Cooks, Please Apply! | Abington Community Library

Do you have a specialty soup, salad, appetizer, or dessert that is well known among family and friends? Do you prefer to purchase locally-sourced ingredients? Do you enjoy creating dishes that utilize fresh, in-season produce? You may be just who the Library is looking for to be a featured Community Cook for a special Farm-to-Table […]

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CHEM 4 KIDS @the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Learn how to be a scientist with  students from the University of Scranton Chemistry Club. This chemistry  program is designed for children in grades 2-6. The instructors will introduce basic concepts of chemistry in a fun, non-threatening way. Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 Registration is required.  To register, call (570) […]

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New Program! Cruise into Kindergarten | Children's Library

The Scranton Public Library takes its role in the early childhood community seriously. Children’s development in the years between birth and Kindergarten is impacted greatly by loving relationships and stimulating young minds through play. We acknowledge and support families as a child’s first teacher. Over the decades, the Lackawanna County Children’s Library has offered a […]

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Mystery Science @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Experience the excitement and fun of science with students from the University of Scranton’s Neuroscience Society & Health Professions Organization. Kids will create Oobleck, Squishy Circuits, Mystery Markers, and engage in mind games and optical illusions! Saturday, April 1st  from 10-11:30PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 Registration is required.  To […]

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Upcoming Events

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all-day DIY to Go: Teen Edition @ Abington Community Library
DIY to Go: Teen Edition @ Abington Community Library
Mar 27 all-day
DIY to Go: Teen Edition @ Abington Community Library | Clarks Summit | Pennsylvania | United States
                              All teens in grades 5-12 are invited to pick up a DIY to Go kit at the circulation desk. This[...]
10:00 am Mahjong @ Dalton Community Library
Mahjong @ Dalton Community Library
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mahjong @ Dalton Community Library  | Dalton | Pennsylvania | United States
Just learning or pro, come join us for some fun!
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
Mar 27 @ 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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