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Second Sunday with Friends: Rob Smith, Juggler! | Children's Library

Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Prepare to be dazzled! Juggler, Rob Smith, will flawlessly juggle five balls, clubs, fire torches, and rings, not to mention flying knives and a chainsaw! All with razor sharp accuracy! For Families Sunday, August 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, […]

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Essential Oils for Non-toxic Living | Valley Community Library

Learn about common household toxins and how to live a toxin-free life at the Valley Community Library on Tuesday, August 14 at 6:00 p.m. Attendees will make a bottle of thieves cleaner to take home! Registration is required and a $2 donation is requested for oils and supplies.

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End of Summer Reading Club August 11th | Valley Community Library

This Saturday, August 11 is the last day to hand in logs for the Adult Summer Reading Club and children’s SummerQuest!

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Damian the Magician | Valley Community Library

Prepare to be dazzled and astounded with Damian’s magic at the Valley Community Library on Saturday, August 11 at 2:00 p.m.! For families. Registration is required and may be done by visiting the library or calling 570-489-1765.

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SummerQuest Bash! | Abington Community Library

       It’s time to celebrate all the hard work you did this summer with our SummerQuest Challenge! Children, teens, and adults…stop by the library on Friday August 10 any time between 1:00 and 3:00 pm for our SummerQuest Bash, with lots of activities for everyone! Children can enjoy games, crafts, and snacks. All […]

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Picture This! | Kids

Join us at the Valley Community Library for our new picture book-themed book club! Let’s read some amazing picture books together! Explore and discuss stories with Miss Liz. Feel free to bring your favorite picture book. Monday, August 6 at 4:00 p.m. For families. Registration is required and may be done by calling the library at […]

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Great American Read Discussion | Valley Community Library

Join us at the Valley Community Library to discuss the 100 books chosen for The Great American Read. Broken down into categories, we have 3 separate discussions planned. Join us for just one night, or come to all three! We would love to hear your thoughts on the books that were chosen, why you like […]

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Is your home printer down? Our printer is on! | Abington Community Library

The Abington Community Library (as well as other participating Lackawanna County Library System member libraries) can be your home printing center. Go to http://lclshome.org/printing/, select Abington Community Library, and follow the simple instructions. If you have any questions, please contact the library.

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Vote for Your Favorite Novel | Lackawanna County Library System

PBS Series Starts September 11 “The Great American Read,” an eight-part special about books on PBS, is one of the most anticipated television events of recent times – and you can participate. Through polling of readers, PBS identified 100 books that Americans love and now you get to help decide what the favorites are from […]

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Help Flood Victims Clean Up | Lackawanna County Library System

August Library Collection Extreme weather is wreaking havoc all over the country. News of wildfires in the Northwest are pushed off the front page by stories of flooding closer to home. It’s for the victims of those recent floods, and in anticipation of the inevitable flooding that will come with fall storms, that the Lackawanna […]

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Upcoming Events

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all-day Shark(nado) Week @ Carbondale Public Library
Shark(nado) Week @ Carbondale Public Library
Aug 20 – Aug 24 all-day
Shark(nado) Week @ Carbondale Public Library | Carbondale | Pennsylvania | United States
The sixth and final Sharknado premiers August 19th and the Library is celebrating Shark(nado) Week! Stop by the Library for a viewing of each available Sharknado counting down from 5 to 1. Monday, August 20th[...]
10:00 am Intermediate Excel Session 2 @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Intermediate Excel Session 2 @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how to to calculate with advanced functions, organize worksheets, create pivot tables & pivot charts Class Format: Hands On Prerequisites: Attend Beginner Excel 1-3 or have a basic knowledge of Excel 2013 Must register for[...]
10:00 am Mahjong @ Dalton Community Library
Mahjong @ Dalton Community Library
Aug 20 @ 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 Music and Movement for Preschoolers @ North Pocono Library's Community Room
Music and Movement for Preschoolers @ North Pocono Library's Community Room
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Music and Movement for Preschoolers @ North Pocono Library's Community Room | Moscow | Pennsylvania | United States
Join the North Pocono Library for Music & Movement every Monday at 10:00AM.   Music & Movement is great for kids ages 2-5. Play with our large group parachute and sing and dance with your[...]

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