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Kids Programs to Continue at Carbondale | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Public library will continue to hold Children’s Programs during its renovations. All programs will be held downstairs in either our temporary Children’s Area or in the back of the library. Kids Programs: Freeplay & Storytime Thursdays / 11 AM – 12:15 PM Enjoy playtime and storytime with your children and new friends. Let […]

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Chips, Dips, ‘n Sips | Abington Community Library

Saturday, March 2nd from 6-9PM A gathering of the Friends of the Abington Community Library will be held featuring wine tasting, delicious treats, and live music! Admission – $10 per person/$15 per couple Price includes 1 year membership in the Friends of the ACL. Must be at least 21 years of age to attend this […]

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At Home Party Marketplace | Abington Community Library

March 9 from 10 AM to 4 PM (Snow Date: March 16)  Shop brands like Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, Shaklee Wellness, Initial Outfitters, Tastefully Simple, Stampin’ Up, and Scentsy. Browse and purchase items to make your life brighter, easier, and more fun in 2019! Representatives will be on hand to answer questions, book parties, and […]

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Carbondale Closed 2/12/19 | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Public Library will be closed today, Tues., Feb. 12, due to the upcoming inclement weather. We hope to get back on track with Little Explorers next week.

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Abington Closed Feb. 12 | Abington Community Library

Abington Community Library will be closed today, Tues., Feb. 12, due to the upcoming inclement weather. Preschool Storytimes will have extra sessions next Tues., Feb. 19 at 10:30AM, 11:30AM, and 1:30PM.

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Scranton Libraries Closed Due to Weather | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be closed today, February 12th, due to the weather. Library Express will be closing at noon.

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Employment Opportunity at the Scranton Public Library- Business Manager | Albright Memorial Library

SCRANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY BUSINESS MANAGER Summary: The position provides oversight of financials (accounting, accounts receivable and payable, statement preparation, and payroll), while also helping in strategic and tactical matters as they relate to budget management. The Business Manager reports to the CEO and collaborates with library directors and department managers by overseeing all aspects of […]

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Tween Open Mic Night Postponed | Children's Library

It’s been decided to postpone Open Mic Night until the late spring. See you then!

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Black History Month Reads and Events | Abington Community Library

Happy Black History Month! Here’s a handy reading list of some of my favorite books by black authors: The Intuitionist by Colson Whitehead (hear him speak later this year in Scranton!) This will be my undoing : living at the intersection of black, female, and feminist in (white) America by Morgan Jerkins Miles Morales : Spider-man by Jason Reynolds Sing, […]

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An Evening with the Artist: Travis Prince | Abington Community Library

Talented artist Travis Prince will join us on Thursday, February 14 from 6-7 PM to discuss his current exhibition at the Abington Community Library. Prince’s work is vibrant, tangible, and wholly atmospheric; it offers the viewer an intimate look at the lives of everyday people as they read in various places and spaces. Mr. Prince […]

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