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Second Sunday with Friends: Magician, Ran’D Shine | Children's Library

Ran’D Shine —See the magic at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library!                                                          Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Magician Ran’D Shine, who has appeared on […]

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Friends Fall Book Sale | Abington Community Library

It’s that time again! The Friends of the Abington Community Library Fall Book Sale will be held on Saturday Oct. 5 from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Clarks Summit United Methodist Church. Don’t miss this chance to browse thousands of adult and children’s books, DVDs, and CDs priced from $.25 to $2.00; credit […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Magician Ran’D Shine | Children's Library

Ran’D Shine —See the magic at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library! Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Ran’D considers magic as much more than just entertainment. He wants to expand your mind . . . get you to look at things from a different angle . . . and explore a bit […]

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Girls Who Code Clubs to Start October 3rd | Children's Library

The Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be hosting two Girls Who Code Workshops starting Thursday, October 3rd.  This free 10 week club teaches students in grade 3rd-5th and 6th-12th the basics of computer science, coding basics and fosters a sisterhood of sisterhood of supportive peers and role models, and use Computer Science to change the world. […]

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Cruise into Kindergarten Begins Tonight at the Children’s Library | Kids

Cruise into Kindergarten is for 4 and 5 year olds not in Kindergarten. This programs allows children to “play Kindergarten” using materials from different “playscapes”.Children will practice activities centered around a theme that are aligned with the PA Learning Standards and Kindergarten readiness skills such as using scissors, going over a calendar, imaginative play activities, […]

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Make Back to School a Breeze with Tutor.com | Kids

Back to School season is upon us, and we have the tools you need to make the grade! Tutor.com is the #1 online resource for homework help, and it is completely FREE with your LCLS library card. Tutor.com provides free online sessions with real tutors in English, Social Studies, Math, and Science. The website is […]

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It’s Not Too Late! | Abington Community Library

Did you sign up for SummerQuest 2019 weeks ago? Did you spend your summer reading and completing lots of activities on your log? Well, it’s not too late to turn your log in and get raffle tickets and prizes! Friday August 30 is the LAST DAY to turn in your logs and the last day […]

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LEGO Contest Voting Now Open | Kids

Time for the Lackawanna County Library System annual LEGO Build Off! Children from libraries around Lackawanna County built creations to try to bring the LEGO Trophy to their library. The theme this year was “A Universe of Stories!” Vote for your favorite creation and the winning library will be awarded the LCLS LEGO Build Off Trophy! […]

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Messy Science Experiments! | Abington Community Library

Whether your kids had a great time with us for messy science this summer or they weren’t able to make the sessions, fear not! We have a few recipes and experiments for you and your kids to try at home! exploding baggies – https://buggyandbuddy.com/baking-soda-vinegar-science-experiment-exploding-baggies/ film canister rocket – (this also works with m&m tubes or […]

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Summer Quest at the Children’s Library ends today! | Children's Library

Summer Quest ends today! Please return all Summer Quest booklets by August 11th to receive your SQ Dance Party invitation! Raffle baskets winners will be announced during the party on Monday, August 12th. You must be present to win!

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