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Book Sale Alert! | Abington Community Library

It’s that time of year! The Friends of the Abington Community Library are holding their annual book sale at the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church on Saturday, October 6 from 8:30 AM to 2 PM. There will be thousands of books, DVDs, and CDs all ready for you to purchase and enjoy. The Friends Preview […]

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Upcoming Programs for Teens | Carbondale Public Library

Attention teens and parents! Fall programs are announced for the Carbondale Public Library. Some returning programs as well as new programs are here for teens, grades 7-12. Take a look below. Stop Bullying Today Monday, October 1st @ 6:30 PM Imagine the possibilities . . . if . . . bullying stopped today. Mark Walters, school […]

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Website Maintenance on Wednesday, September 19th | Abington Community Library

The My Account and Catalog features of the website will be unavailable starting Wednesday, September 19th starting at 9 pm for software maintenance.  My Account and Catalog features should be back online by morning.

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National Book Awards Long Lists Released | Lackawanna County Library System

Winners to Be Announced on Nov. 14 Since 1950, the National Book Awards have been honoring the best books published in this country, including works written in other languages, translated into English and available to American readers. The objective, according to the National Book Foundation, presenter of the awards, “is to celebrate the best literature […]

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Speak Like A Pirate! | Abington Community Library

International Talk Like A Pirate Day is this Wednesday, September 19th! If you’re interested in learning how to chat like Blackbeard or swap stories with Mary Read, you’re in luck! Mango Languages, a free service available to you with your Lackawanna County Library card, has an entire lesson devoted to teaching you to talk like […]

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Make, Take, and Bake! | Valley Community Library

Learn all about fractions and following a recipe, all while creating a delicious treat to make at home! Thursday, September 20 at 4:30 p.m. For ages 5 & up, with adult assistance. Registration is required and may be done by visiting the front desk or calling the library at 570-489-1765.

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Lexivore Episode 5 | Abington Community Library

In the fifth episode of the podcast, Renee and Megha have a guest, Jeannie Sluck from the Taylor Library to discuss the Great American Read.  We share a bit of its history, some comments about literary canon, with the issues of inclusion and representation, and add some of our own experiences with various books from the […]

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Upcoming Programs for Kids | Carbondale Public Library

Attention parents and kids! Fall programs are announced for the Carbondale Public Library. Some returning programs as well as new programs are here for kids. Take a look below. Please note some programs require registration. You can stop by the library to register, or give us a call at 570-282-4281. Have a teen you want to […]

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Academic OneFile for College Undergrads | Albright Memorial Library

You’re sitting in your college class and see the first research essay on the syllabus. Now what? Where do you turn? For college undergrads, Academic OneFile provides reliable, critical academic publications on a range of subjects and hot topics to help you research and formulate your essays. As part of Gale, Academic OneFile looks very similar […]

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Free tutoring for Nursing and Computer Science students! | Lackawanna County Library System

 Free, On-demand, online tutoring for nursing & health care and computer science students is now available via the library’s partnership with Tutor.com. Get started by visiting Tutor.com via our eResources page. Expert tutors are available to help with: Microsoft Suite C++ Programming Java Programming Python Programming Relational Databases (SQL) Web Design Algebra Anatomy & Physiology […]

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Upcoming Events

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10:00 am Bridge @ Dalton Community Library
Bridge @ Dalton Community Library
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bridge @ Dalton Community Library | Dalton | Pennsylvania | United States
Just learning? Want to learn to be a better player? Join us for a great game.
10:00 am Microsoft OneNote @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Microsoft OneNote @ Computer Learning Lab-Basement of the Lackawanna County Childrens' Library
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  OneNote is a digital notebook that provides a single place for all of your notes and information—everything you need to remember and manage in your life at home, at work, or at school. Class[...]
10:30 am Preschool Storytime (October-Nov... @ Abington Community Library
Preschool Storytime (October-Nov... @ Abington Community Library
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Storytime (October-November) @ Abington Community Library | Clarks Summit | Pennsylvania | United States
Parents and caregivers, bring your preschoolers ages 3-5 to Preschool Storytime.  Join us for stories, songs, and a craft. Registration will open when previous session ends.

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