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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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B-I-N-G-O! | Abington Community Library

Buy your ticket today for this fab day out! Play BINGO games for the chance to win American Girl dolls and giant LEGO sets. Tickets are $20 pre-sale and $25 at the door. There will also be raffle baskets, 50/50, food, and lots of fun! This event will take place at the Greenwood Hose Co […]

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Shark Week at The Carbondale Public Library | Carbondale Public Library

  Shark Week comes to the Carbondale Public Library. We will be featuring shark activities for all ages throughout the week. Stop by for Shark Fun!     All week: Have your picture taken in our shark’s mouth! Facebook Contest-win the Jaws Movie Collection DVD this will be a Like & Share contest to get […]

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Let’s “Make It” A Party! | Abington Community Library

Celebrate all your hard work during the SummerQuest challenge! On Monday August 5, stop by the Abington Community Library anytime between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm to participate in our pop-up makerspace. Use the materials provided for kids, teens, and adults to create your own art or invention. Also, enjoy treats from the Fidelity Bank […]

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A Universe of Stories | Abington Community Library

This summer, we are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with SummerQuest: A Universe of Stories! We cannot wait to have astronomer Kevin Manning here at the Abington Community Library on the actual anniversary, July 20. From 7-9PM, enjoy a special after-hours event where we’ll learn about astronomy with a special presentation culminating […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Rob Smith, Juggler Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library | Children's Library

Magic and Ice Cream!!!!! What can be better at the library!  Prepare to be dazzled! Juggler, Rob Smith, will flawlessly juggle five balls, clubs, fire torches,and rings, not to mention flying knives and a chainsaw! All with razor-sharp accuracy! After the show, enjoy some nice, cold ice-cream generously provided by Fidelity Bank of Scranton.Thank you Michelle […]

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READ-A-THON: A New Fundraiser for the Whole Family | Abington Community Library

We’re hosting a Read-A-Thon! The Library will be open for a twenty-four hour period to allow for non-stop reading! Participants will pick up a registration form and ask friends, family, or neighbors for sponsorship. The sponsorship is a flat donation and doesn’t have to be per hour, book, or page. Participants can choose when during […]

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Summer Quest for All Ages | Carbondale Public Library

The Carbondale Public Library is getting ready to start our Summer Quest programs on June 17th. We have something for everyone. Complete activities at your own pace, and earn prizes as you go. Young children (preschool and under) can have fun with activities that focus on reading, talking, singing, writing, and playing. All are essential […]

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