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Daylight Savings Times Ends Nov. 4th | Lackawanna County Library System

Time to Change Your Batteries Don’t forget to turn your clocks back one hour before you go to bed on Saturday night, Nov. 4, because Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday. It’s your annual chance to get an extra hour of sleep. You’ll sleep even better if you use the occasion to change the batteries […]

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International Games Week in Scranton | Albright Memorial Library

Join us at the Scranton Public Library as we celebrate International Games Week with the following special programs: Monday October 30 – Tabletop Games 6-8PM in the Community Room, basement of the Lacakwanna County Children’s Library- RSVP There has never been a better time to get into tabletop gaming. Today’s tabletop games are vastly different […]

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Jeanie Sluck Cited for Library, Community Work | Lackawanna County Library System

Jeanie Sluck, director of the Taylor Community Library, was received the Pennsylvania Library Association’s Certificate of Merit during the association’s annual conference last week in Pittsburgh. “Jeanie exemplifies what a library director can be in today’s world, and she is a role model for her peers in libraries across the state,” says the document submitted […]

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Drug Take-Back Day | Abington Community Library

Saturday, October 28 from 10AM-2PM, the Abington Community Library will be participating in a Drug Take-Back Event along with the Lackawanna County Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs. Pills for adults and pets may be surrendered for safe and proper disposal. This service is free and anonymous, no questions asked. The Clarks Summit Police Department […]

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Upcoming Kids and Teen Programs | Carbondale Public Library

We have some fun programs coming up for kids and teens at the Carbondale Public Library. Wand Making: Kids Edition – Wednesday, October 25th @ 4 PM: As requested after our teen and adults wand making class we will have a class for kids in grades 3-6. Registration is required. DIY Lanterns – Wednesday, October […]

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Be Kind…Randomly! | Abington Community Library

Did you know that October is Random Acts of Kindness Month? Doing something kind for someone else not only makes them feel good, but you too! Why not try one of the ideas below? Remember: it doesn’t cost anything to be nice. And, you never know how much your act of kindness might mean to […]

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Bookmobile at WVIA’s Be My Neighbor Event | Bookmobile

Join the Bookmobile on Sunday, October 22 from Noon-4:00 pm at the PNC Field for the 1st annual Be My Neighbor event with WVIA Kids Clubhouse. Meet some of your favorite characters such as Daniel the Tiger and enjoy family friendly activities.  Don’t have a library card? No problem! You can sign-up for one right on […]

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“BOOmobile” at Nay Aug Park’s Trunk or Treat | Bookmobile

Join the “BOOmobile” on Sunday, October 29 from Noon-3:00 pm at Nay Aug Park, Scranton for the annual Trunk or Treat sponsored by the Greater Scranton Jaycees. Join the fun with crafts and other family friendly activities. Browse the Bookmobile’s spooky Halloween DVDs and books!  Don’t have a library card? No problem! You can sign-up […]

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Job Announcement from Abington Community Library | Abington Community Library

No further applications will be accepted. Thank you for your interest.   Please apply by submitting your resume and cover letter addressing the specific requirements of the position to slongo@albright.org. Abington Community Library Job Description – Circulation Clerk Plus Because of the nature of work in a small public library, with periods of heavy activity […]

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Scranton Reads: Gilead | Abington Community Library

  “Scranton Reads” Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, Gilead by Marilynne Robinson. A facilitated discussion of Gilead will take place on Monday, October 23rd from 6 to 7 PM in the Children’s Story Room at the Abington Community Library.  Facilitator: Renee Roberts. A limited number of free copies of the book are now available when you sign up for the book discussion program. Please […]

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