Second Sunday with Friends: Reptiles: Beautiful and Deadly @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Reptiles: the Beautiful and the Deadly                                                                               sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library           […]

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Teen Reading Lounge Session Postponed | Carbondale Public Library

Teen Reading Lounge (TRL) at the Carbondale Public Library scheduled for Thursday, March 16th will be postponed until Thursday, March 30th @ 5 PM.

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Librarians’ Favorite Reads: April 2017 | Lackawanna County Library System

Great Ideas for Good Books People who work with books all day tend to be book lovers themselves, so who better to ask for book suggestions than librarians. For ideas from the people who know books best about what to read, check out LibraryReads. LibraryReads is a website that lets librarians from across the country […]

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ZooMobile to Kick Off Library Week | Lackawanna County Library System

Saturday, April 8th /  11 A.M. & 12:15 P.M.  /  Marketplace @ Steamtown The ZooMobile is coming to Scranton to help the Lackawanna County Library System kick off National Library Week! Based at Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park, the ZooMobile is a mobile education program that travels with a variety of live animals that kids […]

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Invitation to Bid | Abington Community Library

NOTE: The Library will be closing at 7 PM on Thursday evening as things ice up. You may obtain a disc during business hours on Friday or over the weekend. The Abington Community Library, Clarks Summit, is seeking lump sum bids from Contractors for construction improvements at the project site located at 1200 West Grove […]

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NEPA Match Day: working to make a better NEPA | Lackawanna County Library System

            Abington Community Library is one 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 […]

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Women’s History Month | Albright Memorial Library

  March is Women’s History Month! Discover the amazing contributions made by women locally, nationally and globally! Staff have created a few book lists to help you launch your exploration of Women’s History Month.  Share your book suggestions in the comments below.    Call Me Kate: Meeting the Molly Maguires by Molly Roe Coming of […]

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Crazy 8’s Math Club POSTPONED | Carbondale Public Library

The start of the Crazy 8’s Math Club at the Carbondale Public Library will be postponed. We will hold an information session for parents about what this program is all about, and the importance of attending all 8 sessions on Monday, March 20th @ 4 PM for both grade levels. A Brief Introduction to Crazy […]

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Crazy 8’s Math Club | Carbondale Public Library

It’s not too late to sign up for Crazy 8’s Math Club at the Carbondale Public Library. This isn’t just boring math, it’s MATH GONE WILD! Kids will complete hands on math challenges such as glow in the dark geometry, spy training, and toilet paper Olympics just to name a few. Space is limited so […]

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Food Banks Need Restocking | Lackawanna County Library System

March Library Collection The winter in Lackawanna County has been an easy one for most of us, but even a mild winter means empty food banks since every year some families have to choose between heat and food. It is for those people in our community that Library patrons are pitching in during the month […]

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Upcoming Events

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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