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TrueFlix: A New Resource for Science | Lackawanna County Library System

Available on Our Website Here’s a great new way to study history and science! It’s called TrueFlix and it’s on our website, so kids and their parents can be confident that the material is accurate, appropriate and free. TrueFlix is a multimedia resource where students can watch, read and explore true facts about people, places […]

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Election Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Nancy Kay Holmes will be closed for Election Day on Tuesday, November 7th. Our Library Express Branch and Bookstore location, located on the 2nd floor of the Marketplace at Steamtown, will be opened from 10 am to 9 pm.

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Free Concert to Honor Veterans | Albright Memorial Library

Lackawanna County will host a free concert in honor of our veterans at the Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College. 

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Lackawanna County Proposed Budget Released | Lackawanna County Library System

2018 Proposed Lackawanna County Budget Lackawanna County Commissioners Patrick O’Malley, Jerry Notarianni, and Laureen Cummings have announced a proposed budget for 2018. The full budget is available for review on the Lackawanna County website. The Commissioners have scheduled Public Budget Hearings regarding the proposed 2018 Budget to be held on Thursday, November 2, 2017, at the […]

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Lackawanna County Reassessment — Video Link | Lackawanna County Library System

The Lackawanna County Commissioners have placed a question on the November 2017 ballot regarding property reassessment. The question on the ballot will read: “Shall the Lackawanna County Commissioners incur debt not to exceed $13 (Thirteen Million) Dollars solely for the purpose of conducting a countywide revision of assessment so that all real estate within the […]

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Political Biographies November Book Display | Dalton Community Library

To mark Election Day, November 7th, this month’s book display features biographies of political figures for readers of all ages. Brush up on your history! Share insights with friends and family, young and old.

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Cosplay Night for Teens is almost here! | Abington Community Library

  Halloween may be over, but don’t put away that costume just yet! Because if you like cosplay, Harry Potter, Star Wars, or Marvel, here’s your chance to get together with other teens from around Lackawanna County Library System for a fun night of dancing, DJ games, and trivia. Dress up as your favorite characters from […]

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Bookmobile Closed | Bookmobile

The Bookmobile will be closed on Tuesday, November 7 for election day. The Bookmobile will be back on its regular schedule on Wednesday, November 8. click here for more information about the Lackawanna County Library Systems Bookmobile  

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Bookmobile Closed | Bookmobile

The Bookmobile will be closed from Thursday, November 23-Sunday, November 26 2017 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The Bookmobile will be back on regular schedule on Monday, November 27 2017. click here for more information about the Lackawanna County Library System Bookmobile

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Thanksgiving Gift: Pajamas for Kids | Lackawanna County Library System

Drop Off Your Donation @ the Library While you’re out buying the fixings for your family’s Thanksgiving festivities, how about picking up something for people who have little. As the cold weather approaches, Friends of the Poor are asking for donations of pajamas for children from newborn to age 12. Make your donation of new, […]

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Upcoming Events

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6:30 pm School Age Fun Time @ Taylor Community Library
School Age Fun Time @ Taylor Community Library
Sep 19 @ 6:30 pm – Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm
Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to join us for crafts, game and other fun activities.  Program is held on Tuesday night  from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  Registration is required.
Sep
26
Tue
6:30 pm School Age Fun Time @ Taylor Community Library
School Age Fun Time @ Taylor Community Library
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm
Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to join us for crafts, game and other fun activities.  Program is held on Tuesday night  from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  Registration is required.
Oct
3
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6:30 pm School Age Fun Time @ Taylor Community Library
School Age Fun Time @ Taylor Community Library
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – Dec 19 @ 6:30 pm
Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to join us for crafts, game and other fun activities.  Program is held on Tuesday night  from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  Registration is required.
Oct
10
Tue
6:30 pm School Age Fun Time @ Taylor Community Library
School Age Fun Time @ Taylor Community Library
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – Dec 26 @ 6:30 pm
Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to join us for crafts, game and other fun activities.  Program is held on Tuesday night  from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  Registration is required.

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