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Children’s Library to Close During Restoration Work |

Friday, Feb. 15 through Wednesday, Feb. 27 The Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closed for two weeks while work is done to restore the decorative floors and artwork that depict local history and landmarks. According to library director Laureen O’Handley, scheduled programs for children will be held in the Henkelman Room at the Albright […]

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Second Floor Renovations |

The Carbondale Library will be doing a partial renovation of their second floor space in preparation for their 145th Anniversary.  Redesigned spaces will focus on community areas as well as quiet study spaces.  The Library is working with J. P. Jay Associates for the redesign, Scott Postlethwait for painting, and Yeselavage for flooring. History: Ideas […]

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Bookmobile Closed on February 18 for Presidents Day Holiday |

  The Lackawanna County Library System Bookmobile will be closed Monday, February 18 2019 for the Presidents Day Holiday.  The Lackawanna County Library System Bookmobile will resume a regular schedule beginning on Tuesday February 19  2019 at 8:00 am Click here for more information about the The Lackawanna County Library System Bookmobile Click here for […]

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Lackawanna County Children’s Library Closing Feb. 15 – Feb. 27 |

The Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closing on Friday, February 15, 2019 to restore and treat the hardwood flooring along with the customized artwork depicting Scranton landmarks. We expect the Children’s Library to remain closed through February 27, 2019. This will be the first of several upgrades that will occur through 2019 including renovation […]

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“Our Town” The Abingtons Notecards |

        The Abington  Professional Business Association is pleased to offer a collection of 12 notecards featuring the artwork of Shirley Wagner Eagen. These beautifully painted cards highlight 12 landmarks in the Abingtons. Each set of 12 is only $15, payable by cash or check (made out to APBA). They make a great […]

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Hoagie Fundraiser |

Carbondale Public Library is selling coupons for Steve and Irene’s Hoagies. Coupons cost $7.00 and can be redeemed for any 12 inch hoagie at Steve and Irene’s 1110 Route 6 Scranton Carbondale Hwy Mayfield, PA 18433 Coupons can be ordered up until February 5th, 2019 and will be available to pick up soon afterwards.  Portions […]

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Abington Closing At 2PM |

Due to weather conditions, Abington is closing at 2PM on Tuesday, January 29th.

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Free Financial Workshops |

The North Pocono Public Library is partnering with Credit Management of Pennsylvania to offer a series of six financial workshops. The workshops will take place on Thursdays, 6:00-7:30 PM. Registration is required for each workshop and can by done in person at the circulation desk or by calling the library at 570-842-4700. The workshops being offered […]

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Sensory Playtime fun at the library |

          Some of our young patrons recently enjoyed a Sensory Playtime that included homemade play dough, glitter bottles, sensory cubes, scarves, balls, and more! Want to make your own homemade play dough or glitter bottles for fun at home? Click HERE for the recipes.

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Little Explorers Cancelled Tomorrow |

Due to the expected snow storm Little Explorers is cancelled for tomorrow morning. Hopefully the weather will cooperate, and we’ll see you next week. Don’t forget we do have Freeplay and Storytime on Thursday at 11 AM if you feel like braving the cold. It is nice and toasty upstairs, but we understand if you […]

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