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Kids Love Story Times | Lackawanna County Library System

Weekly @ Lackawanna County Libraries The most popular events at Lackawanna County libraries each week are story times for young children. Every library in Lackawanna County has them, and they always draw a lot of kids and their parents or caregivers. Kids love them because they are fun, but research shows that reading to children […]

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Carnegie Long List Includes LCLS Speakers | Lackawanna County Library System

Winners Will Be Named in January Books nominated for the 2020 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Fiction and Non-Fiction have been announced by the American Library Association. The 24 fiction and 25 non-fiction books nominated include many of the most popular books published in the past year. Six finalists will be named on November 4, and […]

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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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Download eBooks & Audiobooks from the Library | Lackawanna County Library System

Large Selection Available If you like to read books on your cell phone or tablet, or listen to audiobooks while you travel or relax, log on to our website and check out the vast collection of digital offerings available free with your Library Card. OverDrive and RB Digital are the Lackawanna County Library System’s suppliers […]

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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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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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Libraries Help Homeless Shelter | Lackawanna County Library System

September Collection For over 20 years, Schaeffer’s Retreat Homeless Shelter in Carbondale has been providing bed and board to people in need. A privately run non-profit, it relies on donations of non-perishable food and personal care items to continue aiding individuals and families who have fallen on hard times. You can help the Schaeffer’s continue […]

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The Best Card to Have in Your Wallet | Lackawanna County Library System

Tell Your Family & Friends It’s free and so is everything that comes with it. What is it? It’s a Library Card for the Lackawanna County Library System. It’s the best card that you can carry. September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month so now is a great time to get a Library Card and […]

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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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