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Bronx Zoo Bus Trip | Carbondale Public Library

Join the Carbondale Public Library on a bus trip to the Bronx Zoo on Saturday, June 30th. Thanks to the Julie Matylewicz Martin Memorial Fund children under 12 will be FREE, with a Lackawanna County Library System card. Adults are $53, and includes the bus, admission to the zoo and Total Experience tickets. The bus […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Djembe, African Drum Circle | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents Djembe, African Drum Circle. Sponsored through the generosity of the Friends of the Scranton Public  Library. You’ll be moving and dancing to the beat! with Learn Listen Play, a mobile education program. Learn about African drumming and play an authentic African djembe! During the session, children will play hand drums, […]

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The Great American Read | Lackawanna County Library System

PBS Book Series Premieres Tuesday, May 22 The Public Broadcasting System (PBS) wants to find out what America’s favorite book of fiction is so it’s launching a new television series that aims to find out. The Great American Read begins with a list of 100 novels and asks people to vote online for the one […]

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Find Out How The Library Has Made Our Patrons Better Community Leaders! | Abington Community Library

Thank you to all of our patrons who stopped in National Library Week in April. We had a display board and asked for our patrons to tell use How Has the Library Made you a better community leader? Here are the wonderful responses! • It helps my brother want to read and help people. • […]

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New 4H Opportunity in Carbondale | Carbondale Public Library

A new 4H club will soon be starting at the Carbondale Public Library. On Tuesday, May 15th @ 6 PM families can come to the library for an information session, to sign up, and ask questions. Children and teens between the ages of 5 and 18 are invited to check it out. Participants will be […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: The ZooMobile from Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park  | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents the ZooMobile from Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park Explore the lives of the animals from the Binghamton Zoo! Featuring a presentation of exotic animals available for children to observe and touch! We never know who will show up! Armadillo? Ball python? Tarantula? Come and find out! FOR FAMILIES Thank you to the […]

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Thank You Annual Fund Drive Donors | Abington Community Library

Thank you to the following donors who have generously supported this Library for our 2017-2018 Annual Fund Drive. It is this fund drive that helps us provide outstanding programs for the whole family and offer unique opportunities for lifelong learning. We sincerely appreciate the generosity of the following individuals, families, and corporations: Joseph and April Jackson, Douglas […]

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Minecraft Mondays! | Valley Community Library

Minecraft Mondays are coming to the Valley Community Library beginning Monday, May 7! For children ages 7 & up. Sign-up is required and may be done by calling 570-489-1765 or coming into the library.

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Libraries Collect for Vets During May | Lackawanna County Library System

See List of Needed Items @ Your Library Memorial Day is often thought of as the beginning of the summer season, but the real meaning of the holiday is to remember those who gave their lives for our country. We should also use the occasion to remember and thank men and women still alive who […]

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Help Honor The Vets at the Gino Merli Veterans Center | Abington Community Library

Help Honor the Vets this May for the collection for the  Gino J. Merli Veterans’ Center. Donations to the Center are always welcome, including donations to the Residents’ Welfare Fund. The fund is used to provide activities, trips and entertainment to residents. The following is a list of items the Center currently needs: NEW CLOTHING (men’s and women’s) Leisure pants XL/3X/4X/5X White Diabetic […]

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Upcoming Events

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all-day Summer Quest begins! @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Summer Quest begins! @ Lackawanna County Children's Library
Jun 18 – Aug 3 all-day
Summer Quest begins! @ Lackawanna County Children's Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
  Your Summer Quest Begins Here! The Lackawanna County Children’s Library is introducing a NEW and EXCITING Summer Program for kids, Summer Quest! This year, we are combining many different aspects of early learning into[...]
9:00 am Summer Quest @ North Pocono Public Library
Summer Quest @ North Pocono Public Library
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – Aug 11 @ 9:00 am
Summer Quest @ North Pocono Public Library | Moscow | Pennsylvania | United States
Join the North Pocono Public Library for this year’s Summer Quest! Earn prizes for reading and enjoy special programming all summer long.   Pre-registration for Summer Quest starts on June 11. You won’t want to[...]
Jun
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10:00 am Intro to Computers @ Computer Learning Lab - Basement of the Lackawanna County Children's Library
Intro to Computers @ Computer Learning Lab - Basement of the Lackawanna County Children's Library
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn about the basic functions of computers and the Windows 10 Operating System. Class Format: Hands on Skill Prerequisites: N/A Audience: Adults Must register for class and have a valid Lackawanna County Library System card. Call[...]
10:00 am Mahjong @ Dalton Community Library
Mahjong @ Dalton Community Library
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mahjong @ Dalton Community Library  | Dalton | Pennsylvania | United States
Just learning or pro, come join us for some fun!

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