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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas | Carbondale Public Library

Carbondale’s Christmas in a Small Town festivities begin on the first day of December.  There will be many activities taking place throughout the city including at the library! On December […]

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Novel Thoughts: Wrap Up Party | Children's Library

This December, Ms. O’Handley will share some of her favorite stories of the season to wrap up the end of the year! Students can then share their favorite holiday memories […]

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Thanksgiving Holiday Hours for Scranton Library locations | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and the Nancy Kay Holmes Library will close at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 24. Library Express Bookstore will be open 10:00 […]

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Your Search Options Just Expanded! | Lackawanna County Library System

The Lackawanna County Library System is proud to share a new search feature in our catalog.  Select PA Multi-Regional Lending the next time you do a search in the catalog […]

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Lackawanna County Tintype Project (Tales from the Albright) | Albright Memorial Library

  On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Alyssa interviews Rebecca Daniels of the Lackawanna County Tintype Project. Staff members of the Albright Memorial Library were photographed as part […]

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Book Recommendation: Thirst by Mary Oliver | Abington Community Library

When reading the poems presented in Thirst, you will encounter themes involving nature, which Mary Oliver is famous for writing with distinctive sensitivity and care. Relating her encounters and observations […]

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Genealogy: An Opportunity to Explore Personal and Cultural Histories | Abington Community Library

Can’t seem to get the puzzle pieces to fit together while doing a research project? Trying to fill the blanks in your family tree to learn more about yourself? Looking […]

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Ancestry Library- Home Access to end December 31, 2021 | Lackawanna County Library System

Ancestry Library Edition, the genealogy resource from Proquest, will no longer be available for home use after December 31, 2021. Home use permission was originally granted as a response to […]

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Pennsylvania’s Namesake & The Indigenous People | Abington Community Library

Delve into the history of William Penn and his relationship with the Native American’s of Pennsylvania this month. Pennsylvania’s namesake chartered treaties with the local Delaware Tribe. Penn was one […]

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Veteran’s Day Hours for Scranton Libraries | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library,  Nancy Kay Holmes Branch are closed on Thursday, November 10th for Veteran’s Day. Library Express will be open from 10 am to […]

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