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Computer Science Education Week? We’ve got a resource for that! | Abington Community Library

Did you know that Computer Science Education Week is December 9-15th? Computer Science and STEAM are important topics of education and work force development.  We have a few resources for those looking into learning more about the field via the library’s eResource page, lclshome.org/find. Some of the resources available are Code Academy, Computer Skills Center, […]

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Grinch’s STEAM Camp | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Pubic Library presents free Grinch’s STEAM Camp for students in grades 3-6 during the holiday break. Please stop by the library to pick up the required registration form. Space is limited. The Details: The Grinch’s STEAM Camp Monday & Tuesday, December 30th & 31st @ 1-4 PM Activities Include: Design & Build a […]

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2019 Holiday Book Buying Guide for Kids and Babies | Kids

Books are a great gift for all ages!  Here are some great suggestions from library staff members for Kids and Babies: Hair Love by Matthew Cherry  A little girl’s daddy steps in to help her arrange her curly, coiling, wild hair into styles that allow her to be her natural, beautiful self.       […]

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Black Friday Family BINGO | Abington Community Library

If shopping isn’t your thing, join us for Black Friday Family BINGO! This is a family-friendly event, so invite the whole gang!  We’ll have 15 BINGO games and all gift cards as prizes. Enjoy some light refreshments (if you still have room in your stomach) and have a bit on fun on Black Friday with […]

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year | Abington Community Library

If you’re already thinking of the holidays, be sure to mark your calendars for our upcoming events that will be sure to get you in the holiday spirit: Dorothy Boccella Holiday Marketplace (Nov. 9 and 10, all ages), Holiday Storytimes (Dec. 4 and 5, ages 2-5), Charles Dickens Tea (Dec. 8, adults, @ the Tripp […]

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The Little Monster Mash at the Children’s Library Rescheduled | Children's Library

The Little Monster Mash at the Children’s Library has been rescheduled to next Wednesday, October 30 at 10:30 AM due to the unexpected visit of former vice-president Joe Biden to the Cultural Center tomorrow, and anticipated congestion in the area. Please call the Children’s Library for further information. Wednesday, October 30, 2019  at 10:30 AM […]

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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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