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Need Some Drama (or Comedy) in your Life? | Dalton Community Library

October’s display of materials from the Dalton Community Library includes biographies of stage and screen personalities as well as information about the movie and television industries.  The collection also has DVDs and VHSs that showcase their talents.

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Financial Wellness At Your Fingertips | Albright Memorial Library

Last week we talked about Health Literacy and how the Library can help you find the right resources for you to live a healthy lifestyle. This week, we are talking about a different kind of wellness related to financial literacy. Living a “financially” fit lifestyle can be a hard task, but it is possible to […]

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Financial Literacy at Your Library | Albright Memorial Library

This week, we are talking about Financial Literacy, one of the five literacies recognized by PA Forward. Financial Literacy is the ability to understand and make informed decisions about finances, i.e. mortgage, car loans, student loans, and yes, taxes! If you missed our article about PA Forward and its five literacy categories, check it out here: […]

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Suggestion Box | Abington Community Library

You asked…we listened! Although we can’t always provide solutions to all of your suggestions, we have been able to implement  some of your ideas, such as adding after school Lego and Minecraft programs. Check our website or follow us on Facebook for dates and times of upcoming programs. Also, Miss Laura has ordered some new […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Dino Dig! | Children's Library

Dino Dig! with field paleontologists, Mike and Roberta Staka sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Join us for this interactive fossil talk after which Paleontologist Roberta will take the Jr. Paleontologists on a dig of their own. After the dig, everyone can spend time viewing the fossil museum. Sunday, October 8, 2017 […]

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Law Library Is Not Just for Lawyers | Lackawanna County Library System

Ground Level, Lackawanna County Courthouse / Monday to Friday: 9 A.M. – 3 P.M. Did you know that the Lackawanna County Law Library is open to the public? If you have a legal question or issue that you want to research, you can visit the Law Library for access to a variety of legal publications […]

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Children’s Books Sought As Christmas Presents | Lackawanna County Library System

October Library Collection You can help make some kids in our community happy this Christmas by donating gently used children’s books to “Operation ‘Dear Santa’”, the October collection at all Lackawanna County libraries. On Christmas Day, the books will be under the tree for the youngsters to enjoy all year long. Make sure that the […]

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Big Library Read Is Back with “The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett” | Lackawanna County Library System

Unlimited Copies Available from Oct. 12 to 26 Readers got to choose the book for the next Big Library Read and they voted for Chelsea Sedoti’s The Hundred Lives of Lizzie Lovett. It’s the story of two teenagers: Lizzie, who disappeared during a camping trip; and Hawthorn Creely, a girl who sets out to find […]

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Scranton Fringe Festival @ the Children’s Library | Children's Library

For the third year in a row, the Lackawanna County Children’s Library is pleased to be a Scranton Fringe Festival venue. Thanks to a Lackawanna County Arts and Culture grant, the Festival is able to provide us with performers at no charge to the public. Three performance filled days for children and families. Starting Thursday night, September 28 […]

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Cosplay Night for Teens | Abington Community Library

Do you like cosplay? Do you love Harry Potter, Star Wars, Marvel, or another fandom? Here is 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 Anime, Manga, movies, books, or comic. Costumes […]

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