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March Calendar is Available | Valley Community Library

For the monthly calendar in a printable format, click on Valley March 2017 next to Events

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Double your donation to a local nonprofit! | Abington Community Library

Abington Community Library is one out of 25 local nonprofits participating in Scranton Area Community Foundation’s NEPA Match Day collective. If we can raise $1,000 in donations before May 5, we will get an additional $1,000 from the Foundation! It’s a great way for us to show our support for our region’s nonprofits and demonstrate […]

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Tooth Fairy Day – Thank You! | Children's Library

Thank you to the Scranton District Dental Society for once again sponsoring Tooth Fairy Day at our library! We also want to thank everyone for attending Sunday’s program. We hope you had as much fun as we did! Check out the photos below from Tooth Fairy Day or click on the slideshow to visit our library’s […]

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Presidents Day | Abington Community Library

Abington Community Library is closed in honor of Presidents Day, but we’re always open at lclshome.org/abington.

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President’s Day Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Holmes Branch Library will be closed on Monday, February 20th for President’s Day. Library Express will be open from 10 am to 5 pm.

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Upcoming website maintenance- Feb. 20th | Abington Community Library

The library’s website will be undergoing scheduled maintenance on Monday, February 20th.  The website will be unavailable for a brief period of time during the day.  If you are having trouble renewing items online, please call Library Express at 570-558-1670 for a library staff member to assist you.  apologize for this inconvenience.

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Festival of Ice @ the Library | Abington Community Library

The annual Clarks Summit Festival of Ice is this weekend and it’s ICE, LIGHTS, BROADWAY! As you check out all the ice sculptures around the Abingtons, don’t forget to visit the Library and see ours, which will be Beauty and the Beast-themed. For a schedule of events throughout Clarks Summit, click here. Check out several […]

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Black History Month Book List | Albright Memorial Library

Celebrate Black History Month with our collection of books written by black authors and more. Americanah by Chimanda Ngozi Adichie Author of the TEDTalk speech, We Should All be Feminists, Chimanda Ngozi Adichie has written another powerful novel that follows a story of love and race centered around a young man and woman from Nigeria. Americanah is […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Sciencetellers: Dragons & Dreams @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Sciencetellers: Dragons & Dreams                                                                                             sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library […]

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

Tooth Fairy Day sponsored by the Scranton District Dental Society at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library                               featuring a visit from a beautiful tooth fairy, Happy Faces Face Painting*, storytelling, gifts and                     […]

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Upcoming Events

Feb
25
Sat
10:00 am Crafty Kids Club @ Library Express
Crafty Kids Club @ Library Express
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Crafty Kids Club @ Library Express | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
. Join us to make a craft today! All materials are provided free of charge so stop by and get crafty.
2:00 pm Open Lab @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Open Lab @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 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[...]
2:30 pm Lego Club featuring Strawbees @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Lego Club featuring Strawbees @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Feb 25 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Lego Club featuring Strawbees @ Lackawanna County Children's Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Have fun in the free build time or put your Lego skills to the test in our design challenges. Also features Strawbees, a fantastic new prototyping toy for makers of all ages. With Strawbees, kids[...]
Feb
26
Sun
2:30 pm Kids Create: Writing Funshop @ Abington Community Library
Kids Create: Writing Funshop @ Abington Community Library
Feb 26 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Kids Create: Writing Funshop @ Abington Community Library | Clarks Summit | Pennsylvania | United States
Children will discover their unique voices and write with the help of books, games, and hands-on activities taught by two experienced facilitators. Each week during a 4-week session, children will participate in an inspiring warm-up[...]

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