NEPA Match Day Spotlight on Northeast Regional Cancer Institute | Abington Community Library

Learn more about one of the #nepamatchday organizations. The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute is a local, non-profit organization working to ease the burden of cancer in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The three main program areas that they focus on are: community and patient services, hospital and practice support services, and cancer surveillance.  The Cancer Institute is unique in […]

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Postion Announcement | Abington Community Library

Abington Community Library 1200 W. Grove St., Clarks Summit, PA 18411 POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Young Adult Services and Project Coordinator Job Location The Library is located on the border of South Abington Township and Clarks Summit at the corner of the Morgan Highway and West Grove Streets. Job Summary The Abington Community Library is seeking […]

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UFO Day: Unfinished Objects / Projects | Abington Community Library

Have you ever wished you had an ENTIRE day to yourself, without interruption, so that you could finish a project? Food would ‘magically’ appear for lunch and dinner. And, you wouldn’t have to do dishes, answer the phone or door, and could just dedicate yourself to your unfinished (or new) project! Perhaps that project is […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: The Wonder of Butterflies | Children's Library

The Wonders of Butterflies, sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Mari Gruber,  “The Butterfly Lady” will introduce children and adults to the wonders of butterflies and moths using puppets , songs, and costumes. Children have the opportunity to observe live caterpillars and butterflies. As a special Mother Day’s treat, the Bear Mountain  Butterfly […]

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Technology Tutoring in Carbondale | Lackawanna County Library System

2nd Tuesday of Each Month @ 1 P.M.  /  Carbondale Public Library If you need to learn computer basics, make better use of your iPad or iPhone, or start to use that eReader you got for Christmas but have not figured out yet, the Carbondale Public Library is ready to help you. Learn Facebook, Skype, […]

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2017 Pulitzer Prizes Announced | Lackawanna County Library System

Historical Novel Takes Top Fiction Award Colson Whitehead continued his sweep of literary prizes by winning the Pulitzer Prizein fiction for his historical novel, Underground Railroad. His was one of six awards in the books categories of letters, drama and music that, along with journalism awards make up the 2017 Pulitzers, among the most coveted […]

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Recent Memorials and Honorariums Recognized | Abington Community Library

Memorials and donations ‘in honor of’ have been established over recent months for individuals listed below. Donations generally go directly into our Endowment Fund, creating a legacy for the future of this Library.  From now until May 5, 2017, all donations will go into our Scranton Area Foundation NEPA Match Day collection, #nepamatchday, with the […]

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April is National Poetry Month | Albright Memorial Library

April is National Poetry Month and what better way to discover new poets than with the Lackawanna Valley Digital Archive and the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poetry Series.     The  Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poetry Series Collection  contains streaming video of over 50 readings by nationally renowned poets such as W.S. Merwin, Gary […]

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Aging with Dignity Event: 5 Wishes! | Abington Community Library

In observance of National Healthcare Decisions Day, April 16th,  the Abington Community Library will have a free viewing of the 30-minute DVD by National Health Care Decisions: Five Wishes followed by a Q&A session on Thursday, April 20th at 6:30 p.m. at the Abington Community Library. Serving on the Q&A panel will be Attorneys Robert […]

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Reptiles: the Beautiful and the Deadly sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library | Children's Library

Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland  Reptiles: the Beautiful and the Deadly introduces audiences to the fascinating world of turtles, crocodilians, lizards, and snakes. Join us this Sunday April 9, 2017 @ 2:00PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine St., Scranton, PA 18509 To register, call (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015

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Upcoming Events

1:00 pm Mah Jongg @ Abington Community Library
Mah Jongg @ Abington Community Library
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn how to play Mah Jongg using National Mah Jongg League cards. New players always welcome; bring your game set if you have one.
1:00 pm Technology Tutoring @ Carbondale Public Library
Technology Tutoring @ Carbondale Public Library
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Technology Tutoring @ Carbondale Public Library | Carbondale | Pennsylvania | United States
Do you have questions or need brushing up on computers or mobile devices? The Carbondale Public Library is offering group technology help sessions for those having difficulties with their electronic devices. All are welcome. Note:[...]
4:00 pm ACL-TLC Meeting @ Abington Community Library
ACL-TLC Meeting @ Abington Community Library
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
ACL-TLC Meeting @ Abington Community Library | Clarks Summit | Pennsylvania | United States
A group of tweens/teens focused on giving a voice to all young adults. Join in on brainstorming, volunteering, and facilitating. There is something for everyone to be involved in! For Grades 5-12.

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