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Analyze Your Body Composition @ the Library | Abington Community Library

Register today for a new program at the Abington Community Library introducing InBody570: The Body Composition Analysis (fees apply, see below). Join us on Saturday, January 12th, between 11AM-2PM to learn all about your body: -Percent Body Fat (gauge your health!) -Segmental Lean Analysis (how much muscle do you have?) -Segmental Fat Analysis (how is […]

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Teen Battle of the Book Survey | Lackawanna County Library System

We are seeking teen input for the 2019 Teen Battle of the Books. You can help decide what books you will have to read to compete against other teams from around the Lackawanna County Library System by taking the survey below. Please take the survey for the grade you will be entering next September (2019). Voting […]

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Scranton Library Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library locations will operate on the following hours this holiday season: Sunday, December 23rd  Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library & Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be Closed, but Library Express will be open from  11 am to 5 pm. Monday, December 24th Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library […]

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Holiday Greetings from the Library System | Lackawanna County Library System

Merry Christmas! Everyone at the Lackawanna County Library System wishes you and your loved ones the happiest of holidays. May the spirit of Christmas be with you this holiday season in throughout the year ahead. Thank you for being part of the Lackawanna County Library System community. We are proud to serve you throughout the […]

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Program Highlight: Read to Dogs | Abington Community Library

Volunteers from Therapy Dogs, International gather each month at the Abington Community Library for an evening of reading and togetherness. Library patrons may do a double-take when dogs walk into the Library, but it’s a welcome sight. Easygoing dogs who love attention visit the Library on the second Wednesday of each month from 6-7PM. Children […]

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Bookmobile Closed for New Year from Friday December 28, 2018 thru Tuesday January 1, 2019 | Bookmobile

The Lackawanna County Library System Bookmobile will be closed from Friday December 28, 2018-  Tuesday January 1 2019 for the New Year Holiday.  The Lackawanna County Library System Bookmobile will resume a regular schedule  beginning on Wednesday, January 2  2018 at 8:00 am Click here for more information about the The Lackawanna County Library System […]

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No Toddler Storytime December 14 | Valley Community Library

Please note that toddler storytime on Friday, December 14 is canceled.

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Collection for St. Joseph’s Center | Abington Community Library

Throughout the month of December, donate gloves, mittens, scarves and hats to any library in Lackawanna County Library System. These will be given to the St. Joseph’s Center to help the kids stay warm and cozy this winter. Thank you!

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Book Lists Provide Plenty of Reading Ideas | Lackawanna County Library System

The Best of 2018 Readers love book lists, so here are a few to help you plan your own reading or gift giving this holiday season. Library Reads is a monthly report of favorites chosen by librarians from throughout the country. Their Favorite of Favorites 2018 is a worth a look. The Chicago Public Library’s […]

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Now Selling Personalized Ornaments | Valley Community Library

The Valley Community Library is selling personalized ornaments for $5 each. Stop in and fill out a form!

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Upcoming Events

Nov
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Wed
10:00 am Jewelry Sale @ Valley Community Library
Jewelry Sale @ Valley Community Library
Nov 21 2018 @ 10:00 am – Jan 11 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Stop in for the library’s annual “New to You” jewelry sale from Wednesday, November 21 through Friday, January 11. We have great deals!
Dec
13
Thu
3:30 pm Make and Take: Christmas Tree Or... @ North Pocono Public Library
Make and Take: Christmas Tree Or... @ North Pocono Public Library
Dec 13 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Make and Take: Christmas Tree Ornaments @ North Pocono Public Library | Moscow | Pennsylvania | United States
Kids of all ages are invited to drop by any time during the event to make some special ornaments for their Christmas Tree. No registration is required. Materials are available while supplies last.
4:00 pm Student Open Lab @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Student Open Lab @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Dec 13 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking for somewhere to do research or work on school projects? The computer lab is a safe space for students to: Research Write papers Work collaboratively on group projects Access Tutor.com for FREE Create with[...]
6:00 pm Craft ‘N Chat @ Abington Community Library
Craft ‘N Chat @ Abington Community Library
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Craft 'N Chat @ Abington Community Library  | Clarks Summit | Pennsylvania | United States
Bring your  current project and craft with others. For adults. No registration required.

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