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Second Sunday with Friends: African Drum Circle | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends: African Drum Circle – Children and families will learn about a variety of west African hand drums including the djembe, talking drum and more! Mr. Boom Boom introduces children to the world of music one song, one activity at a time. Mr. Boom Boom (Frank Coates) has taught music in various […]

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Back to School [Tales from the Albright] | Lackawanna County Library System

On this episode of Tales from the Albright Alyssa interviews Jess, Angela, and Briana to learn about the back to school resources provided by the Scranton Public Library and Lackawanna County Children’s Library. The resources discussed cover physical materials, digital databases, and programs that will take place in the fall. We hope you enjoy!   […]

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August Beanstack Challenge | Lackawanna County Library System

During the month of August, the Lackawanna County Library System is pleased to present a special animal-themed challenge for all ages. To participate, log-in to your account at www.lclshome.beanstack.org or use the Beanstack app. Then, register for the challenge and start earning badges. If you’ve never used Beanstack before, you will be asked to create an […]

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Attend the Grand Reopening at Abington Community Library | Lackawanna County Library System

See all the changes and improvements put in place over the past 2 years for the use of our patrons! Attend our “Grand Reopening” on Sunday, October 2nd from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Take a tour of your library and enjoy refreshments, ice cream, games, face painting and activities for the whole family. Hope […]

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North Pocono Public Library [Tales from the Albright] | Albright Memorial Library

On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Alyssa discusses the history of the North Pocono Public Library with Justine and Chris. Chris and Justine provide insight into the every day workings of the library and their own experiences. They also discuss the ongoing and ever expanding garden project at the North Pocono Public Library. […]

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Chop Out Hunger | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library has partnered with Child Hunger Outreach Partners, an organization that is determined to eliminate childhood hunger in the United States. The Lackawanna County Library System is now participating in CHOP’s Backpack Program, a free program consisting of a pre-packed bag of nutritious food and snacks to be taken home and prepared. As […]

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Chickens, Larceny, and Tattoos [Tales from the Albright] | Albright Memorial Library

We are back after an unexpected break! On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Briana and Alyssa discuss three mugshots from the Department of Public Safety Collection. They discuss Joseph Whitney, who tried to use a forged check, before discussing two chicken thieves, Charles Sower and Patrick Rogan. Briana and Alyssa end the episode […]

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August 2022 Community Collection | Lackawanna County Library System

The month of August brings along a collection for the NEPA Youth Shelter. Please consider donating the following: Baking Items (flour, white or brown sugar, baking soda, baking powder, pancake mix, vanilla extract) Cooking Items (vegetable oil, stuffing mix, sweet pickles, taco shells, Frank’s Hot Sauce, any flavor broths, syrup) Please donate NEW items only. […]

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A Day of Animals, Science, and Literature | Abington Community Library

We still have space for A Day of Animals, Science and Literature at Indraloka Animal Sanctuary. This fun learning experience will be a day full of exploring animals, our health, and creative writing and visual arts. Each day will provide a unique experience focusing on a different age group. Scholarships are available at the library […]

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Audit Proposals Sought by LCLS | Lackawanna County Library System

The Lackawanna County Library System is seeking proposals from certified public accountants or firms to provide audit services for the Library System and its seven member libraries. The Request for Proposal is available now. Proposals are due by 4 PM on September 6, 2022.

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