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Beanstack.org is more than just summer reading! | Abington Community Library

Did you know that by going to https://lclshome.beanstack.org, you can register for more than just our summer reading program, SummerQuest? Once you’ve registered on the site, you can also join 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, monthly challenges, as well as participate in fun activities on SummerQuest. Check out the site for fun all summer long (and […]

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Battle of the Books | Abington Community Library

Looking to read some great books this summer? Want to work with a team to answer trivia questions on the books? Well, there’s still time to register for our county-wide reading competition, Battle of the Books! The Battles will take place at Marywood University on Aug. 9 (Grades 4-5) and on Aug. 11 (Grades 6-8 […]

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Carnival for Kids | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public library will be attending this event. Be sure to visit our table to see what’s happening at your library.

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Second Sunday with Friends: Rob Smith, Juggler | Children's Library

Rob Smith, juggler and friend of the library, will mesmerize and amaze you as he flawlessly juggles five balls, clubs, fire torches, and rings, not to mention flying knives with razor sharp accuracy. Do not attempt this at home! Come to the library to see this thrilling performance! Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton […]

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Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library | Kids

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is now available to families in Lackawanna County thanks to Leadership Lackawanna and United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties! Register online here for this free program for children ages 0-5! Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children from birth to age five, […]

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten Picnic | Abington Community Library

Join us on Fri. June 3 at 11:30 for a 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Picnic! Bring a picnic lunch and we’ll provide a snack and juice box. We’ll have information and registration forms for 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, plus activity stations and a free book for each child. Please register. For children from birth to […]

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Meet Tug, the Tow Tractor from Bethlehem, Pa. | Children's Library

Meet Tug at the Children’s Library. Tug is a real-sized tow tractor that helped Bethlehem’s steelworkers do their best. Tug will stop in Scranton on his way to New York. Stop by and say “Hi”, hear his story, and have your picture taken with him. Tug will be parked in front of the Lackawanna County […]

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Battle of the Books Competition coming in August! | Abington Community Library

Our county wide Battle of the Books competition will be held on August 9 (grades 4-5) and August 11 (grades 6-8 and 9-12) at Marywood University. For more  information, see the list of books, or to register for a team, visit the Abington Community Library or email nburke@albright.org. Teams are forming now!  

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Danger Club: Crazy Crayons | Children's Library

What do you do with old, broken crayons? Take the paper off, break them up even more, and melt them into crazy molds to make new crayons! Is it  chemical reaction or physical? We provide the crayons, you make and keep the new ones! For Grades: 3 and up Thursday, May 19, 2022, at 6:00 […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Oceans of Possibilities | Children's Library

Using our imaginations, we will explore the depths of the oceans through songs interactive, activities, and a musical story about bullying. Music Play Patrol introduces children to the world of music, one song and activity at a time! This program is graciously sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library  Sunday, May 8, 2022, […]

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