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Ryan the BugMan, “I’ve got Bugs!” | Children's Library

Friends of the Scranton Public Library proudly Present: Ryan the BugMan, “I’ve got Bugs!” What better way to spend the day before the Super Bowl than with a rosy tarantula, hissing cockroach, and other live insects! Join us as Ryan the BugMan shows us all of the bugs and insects he has collected over the […]

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The Thursday Murder Club [Tales from the Albright] | Lackawanna County Library System

  On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Alyssa and Briana discuss The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman. As they progress though the discussion questions found at the end of the book, they talk about similarities to Sherlock Holmes, opinions on British culture, and have a lively discussion about cake. We hope you […]

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February Community Collection | Lackawanna County Library System

This month libraries in Lackawanna County are collecting donations for the NEPA Youth Shelter. Stop by your local library to make a donation of the following NEW items: Baking items: Brown or white sugar Flour Baking powder Baking soda Pancake mix Cooking items: Vegetable oil Stuffing mix Sweet pickles Taco shells Frank’s Hot Sauce Any […]

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Black History Month | Lackawanna County Library System

February is Black History Month, a chance for us to not only learn about the culture but also celebrate it. We are hosting a Black History Month Reading Challenge over on Beanstack. To help patrons of all-ages discover books celebrating and educating Black History and Black Joy here are some books to borrow from the […]

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Library Lover’s Month | Lackawanna County Library System

February is Library Lover’s Month. We encourage you to support your local library system by borrowing materials, attending programs and downloading our app LCLS2GO (available through Google Play and the Apple Store). Have you borrowed some awesome titles? Let us know by snapping a picture and tagging @lackacolibrary and the library you borrowed it from […]

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Winter Challenge: Step Right Up for the GREATEST Winter Ever! | Kids

This winter, all Lackawanna County libraries are celebrating carnivals with an all-ages reading and activity challenge to brighten up the winter from Monday, January 23 through Friday, February 24. The libraries will have reading lists and activities available for every member of the family. We are thrilled to bring the excitement of the big top to […]

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Home Delivery Service | Lackawanna County Library System

Have library materials delivered to your home – free of charge! The service is easy to use. When requesting items, ask your librarian or select Home Delivery Service as a pickup location in the LCLS catalog. Your selection will be mailed to your home as soon as it becomes available. When you are ready to […]

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Get Inspired with Kanopy | Lackawanna County Library System

Need inspiration planning your New Year’s resolution? Kanopy can help. You can use your library card to enjoy up to five streams per month on Kanopy and gain access to thousands of critically acclaimed movies, documentaries, and foreign films. Something is sure to inspire you! Click here to access Kanopy and start browsing options for your […]

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January Community Collection | Lackawanna County Library System

This month, libraries in Lackawanna County are promoting community donations to Scranton Animal Association. Items requested will go directly to support the mission of the Association and give aid and comfort to animals in our area. Please drop off items at any Lackawanna County Library. Scranton Animal Association has requested the following items:  Wet & […]

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A Search for Sustenance: Food, Nutrition, & Agriculture in Ben Franklin’s Writing | Abington Community Library

Join the Abington Community Library and Ben Franklin Historian, Roy Goodman, as we delve into the writings of the historic figure. We will be taking a look at healthy eating in the 18th century and the food, nutrition, and agriculture in his writing. Registration required. Register at https://lclshome.org/events/a-search-for-sustenance-food-nutrition-agriculture-in-ben-franklins-writing/.

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