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Abington Community Library Re-Opening June 24 | Abington Community Library

What does reopening mean at Abington Community Library? (Revised July 13) Beginning tomorrow (Wednesday, June 24) the Library will reopen with limited services. When you arrive, for the safety of all: 1. You are asked to wear your mask; 2. You’ll be asked 3 brief health questions; 3. Your temperature will be taken with a […]

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New, Unlimited, Simultaneous Use Ebooks & Audiobooks | Abington Community Library

New on OverDrive, check out the “Kids & Teens Bundle,” a collection of unlimited, simultaneous use ebooks and audiobooks added in response to the recent huge demand for virtual library materials. Unlike other ebooks/audiobooks, items from this collection may be simultaneously checked out. No holds required! See below for a complete list of these donated […]

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Curbside Pickup at the Abington Community Library | Abington Community Library

Beginning today, Monday, June 15, curbside pickup is available to you from Monday – Friday 10 AM to 6:30 PM. Access your account at https://lackawanna.sparkpa.org/ to place items on hold. When you arrive, contact us via one of these options: Text “PICKUP” to 570-302-4780 Call: 570-587-3440 After you contact us, staff will collect your items, check them […]

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AHHS Summer Reading Lists | Abington Community Library

The Summer Reading lists for Abington Heights High School can be found below. Items may be put on hold and picked up via curbside pickup. To access curbside pickup, follow the directions below. Additionally, some materials may be available on the Libby app (download for free from your app store and plug in your library […]

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Libby App Accessibility | Abington Community Library

Libby is now more accessible than ever:  We’re delighted to announce that Libby is now available in the following languages:   •  Spanish •  Simplified Chinese • Traditional Chinese •  French •  German •  Russian •  Italian •  Japanese •  Swedish   Notes about additional languages:   If a user’s device is set to one of the languages above, Libby will automatically display in […]

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Virtual Summer Programming at the Abington Community Library | Abington Community Library

We are thrilled to offer a wide range of virtual programming for all ages this summer! See each link below for a list of each month’s programs. More programs will continue to be added. See our calendar here on the website for a description of all programs. June 2020 July 2020 August 2020

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Preparing For A Safe Return | Abington Community Library

Earlier this week, staff were in the library preparing the building for when we re-open (date TBA)!  We have implemented some of the following measures for the safety of all: –requiring masks for patrons and staff –bisecting the lobby for ease of traffic flow  –marking the floors six feet apart for social distancing –plexi barriers […]

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June Virtual Programming | Abington Community Library

While we are closed due to the Pennsylvania Department of Education instruction, as part of the ongoing effort to help slow the spread of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, we hope you will join us virtually for some of our services on Facebook Live. Daily, we’ll have a variety of programming on Facebook and […]

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Lexivore Podcast Episode 15 – Interlude for Current Events | Abington Community Library

In episode 15 of Lexivore Megha and Renee take a detour from our regular book discussions to chat about current events, how the library is continuing services during these times, how we personally are doing (and what we are doing nowadays as well). We also have some suggestions for our listeners with books to read, […]

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Mystery Book Club | Abington Community Library

The Abington Community Library hosts a vibrant group that meets once a month to discuss Mystery Books. This book club meets on the second Tuesday of every month. Their next meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 9th at 7 PM on Zoom. Do you enjoy a good mystery book? This group is accepting new […]

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