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Leah Rudolph, Director of the ACL

Abington Community Library

1200 West Grove Street
Clarks Summit, PA 18411

United States

570-587-3440

Type: Library

Web site: http://www.lclshome.org/abington/index.php

Description: Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9AM - 9PM
Saturday: 9AM - 5PM
Sunday: 2PM - 5PM

Bookdrop is available when the library is closed.

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Upcoming events

Oct
5
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES (Wednesday, October 5 at 7pm)
Every Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 PM
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES
Facilitators provide an educational series and support group for teens and their families affected by substance abuse. Co-sponsored by the Clear Brook Foundation.
PA FORWARD: HEALTH LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
5
CREATIVE WRITING WITH CAROL KING (Wednesday, October 5 at 7pm)
Wednesdays, Oct. 5,12,19,16 from 10 AM to 12 PM
CREATIVE WRITING: FICTION WITH CAROL KING
This interactive workshop will showcase the importance of word choice to be the most effective communicator to your audience. The workshop will be relevant to poetry and fiction.
PA FORWARD: BASIC LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
7
SCRANTON READS (Friday, October 7 at 12:30pm)
Oct. 7 from 12:30PM
SCRANTON READS
"Scranton Reads” THE HANDMAID'S TALE by Margaret Atwood. We will do a facilitated discussion of HANDMAID'S TALE, on Friday, October 7 in the Ryon Room at the Abington Community Library. Free copies of the book are now available when you sign up for the meeting, which will start at 12:30 PM.If you’d like lunch, when you sign up for the discussion, please leave $7 cash with Leah Rudolph and make your choice from one of 3 wraps from Caravia: Pesto Turkey, Spicy Chicken or Quinoa (vegetarian).The Library is providing drinks and dessert along with the facilitator, so it will be a fabulous meeting!
PA FORWARD: BASIC LITERACY (koalamom)
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Oct
7
LATIN LANGUAGE CLUB (Friday, October 7 at 7pm)
Every Friday from 1 to 3 PM
LATIN LANGUAGE CLUB
Discuss and study uses of classical Latin Language using grammar, historical and everyday phrases of Latin. Beginner Latin sessions available at the club too.
PA FORWARD: INFORMATION LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
11
MYSTERY BOOK CLUB (Tuesday, October 11 at 7pm)
Tuesday, Oct. 11 from 7 to 8:30 PM
MYSTERY/DETECTIVE BOOK CLUB
Selection from Cora Harrison's MY LADY JUDGE
PA FORWARD: BASIC LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
12
TECHNOLOGY SCHEDULING SESSION (Wednesday, October 12 at 6pm)
Wednesday, Oct. 12 from 6 to 7 PM
TECHNOLOGY SCHEDULING SESSION
Do you need help in computer basics, Email, iPad/iPhone, Kindle/Nook, Facebook, Skype, Facetime, Basics of the Microsoft Suites (2007), or something else? Stop by and schedule a one-on-one meeting session today.
PA FORWARD: INFORMATION LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
12
LACKAWANNA COUNTY BACKYARD BEEKEEPERS MEETING (Wednesday, October 12 at 6:30pm)
Wednesday, Oct. 12 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM
LACKAWANNA COUNTY BACKYARD BEEKEEPERS MEETING
The Lackawanna Backyard Beekeepers are a Beekeeping group in (but not limited to) Lackawanna County. Our mission is to foster interest in backyard beekeeping and provide a forum for discussion among local beekeepers. Whether you are already a beekeeper, are interested in becoming a beekeeper, are interested in honeybees, or have land that you would like to use to help sponsor a beehive, then this is the place for you.Beekeeping and honey bee information is exchanged in an informal and friendly environment to help keep our honeybees (and other pollinators) healthy and thriving.
PA FORWARD: INFORMATION LITERACY (koalamom)
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Oct
12
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES (Wednesday, October 12 at 7pm)
Every Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 PM
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES
Facilitators provide an educational series and support group for teens and their families affected by substance abuse. Co-sponsored by the Clear Brook Foundation.
PA FORWARD: HEALTH LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
12
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE POTENTIAL DRUG PROBLEM LURKING IN OUR HOMES (Wednesday, October 12 at 7pm)
Wednesday, Oct. 12 from 7 to 8 PM
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE POTENTIAL DRUG PROBLEM LURKING IN OUR HOMES
Attend this free presentation by Dr. William Dempsey, a physician specializing in family practice and emergency medicine. Dr. Dempsey will provide comments on prescription drugs and the need to ensure that the appropriate safeguards are in place to protect against opioid misuse, abuse, and diversion.
PA FORWARD: HEALTH LITERACY (koalamom)
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Oct
14
LATIN LANGUAGE CLUB (Friday, October 14 at 7pm)
Every Friday from 1 to 3 PM
LATIN LANGUAGE CLUB
Discuss and study uses of classical Latin Language using grammar, historical and everyday phrases of Latin. Beginner Latin sessions available at the club too.
PA FORWARD: INFORMATION LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
17
LOU RUSPI JR. FOUNDATION: A LIFE SAVING CONVERSATION (Monday, October 17 at 6:30pm)
Monday, Oct. 17 from 6:30 to 7:30 PM
LOU RUSPI JR. FOUNDATION: A LIFE SAVING CONVERSATION
Topics to be covered based on the most common mental health needs and concerns of Grades 9 - 12 as shown through research and the professional experiences of our team’s licensed counselors: mental health defined,depression, anxiety,bipolar disorder, self-harm, transition difficulties (grief, milestones, self-esteem, LGBTQ, etc.),treatment options and resources,
suicide awareness and prevention and coping skills and resiliency.
PA FORWARD: INFORMATION LITERACY (koalamom)
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Oct
19
Afternoon Book Club (Wednesday, October 19 at 2pm)
Wednesday, Oct. 19 from 2 to 3 PM
AFTERNOON BOOK CLUB
I AM MALALA by Malala Yousafzai
PA FORWARD: BASIC LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
19
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES (Wednesday, October 19 at 7pm)
Every Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 PM
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES
Facilitators provide an educational series and support group for teens and their families affected by substance abuse. Co-sponsored by the Clear Brook Foundation.
PA FORWARD: HEALTH LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
20
PAPER CRAFTING WITH MARIA PAPPA (Thursday, October 20 at 6pm)
Thursday, Oct. 20 from 6 to 8 PM
PAPERCRAFTING WITH MARIA PAPPA
Theme: Materials Cost: $10, paid to the instructor the day of the class.
PA FORWARD: CIVIC & SOCIAL LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
21
LATIN LANGUAGE CLUB (Friday, October 21 at 7pm)
Every Friday from 1 to 3 PM
LATIN LANGUAGE CLUB
Discuss and study uses of classical Latin Language using grammar, historical and everyday phrases of Latin. Beginner Latin sessions available at the club too.
PA FORWARD: INFORMATION LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
22
2ND ANNUAL TASTING BY THE BOOK (Saturday, October 22 at 7pm)
Saturday, Oct. 22 from 7 to 9 PM
2ND ANNUAL TASTING BY THE BOOK
Signature fundraising event with food, adult beverages, and friends, old and new; all proceeds benefit programming for all ages.
PA FORWARD: CIVIC & SOCIAL LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
24
PAINTING CLASS WITH SHARON MCARDLE (Monday, October 24 at 6pm)
Monday, Oct. 24 from 6 to 8 PM
PAINTING CLASS WITH SHARON MCARDLE
This is a perfect opportunity for adults who always wanted to take painting classes but were afraid to try! The class will be easyand you will be surprised at your artistic ability. A materials fee of $8.00 per person is due to instructor at time of class. Project:An autumn landscape on a glass picture frame.
PA FORWARD: CIVIC & SOCIAL LITERACY (koalamom)
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Oct
26
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES (Wednesday, October 26 at 7pm)
Every Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 PM
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES
Facilitators provide an educational series and support group for teens and their families affected by substance abuse. Co-sponsored by the Clear Brook Foundation.
PA FORWARD: HEALTH LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
28
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF THE DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION GENEALOGY WORKSHOP (Friday, October 28 at 10am)
Saturday, Oct. 22 from 10 AM to Noon
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF THE DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION GENEALOGY WORKSHOP
Attend this free workshop and see if you qualify for membership in the DAR! Members of the Tunkhannock Chapter will be on hand to help you get started.
PA FORWARD: CIVIC & SOCIAL LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
28
NATIONAL TAKE BACK DAY (Friday, October 28 at 10am)
Saturday, Oct. 22 from 10 to 2 PM
NATIONAL TAKE BACK DAY
The library is partnering with the Lackawanna / Susquehanna Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs to take-back unused and expired medications for humans and pets. Disposal is free, anonymous, and will be supervised by the Clarks Summit Police Department. Help reduce the misuse of narcotics in your home or office by having them safely and discretely disposed. Also for your enjoyment: Relieve stress without meds by having a chair massage, compliments of Body & Soul Therapeutic Massage, $1 / minuite minimum 5 minutes, to benefit the Library. Free refreshments compliments of Rotary Club of the Abingtons.
PA FORWARD: CIVIC & SOCIAL LITERACY (koalamom)
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Oct
28
LATIN LANGUAGE CLUB (Friday, October 28 at 7pm)
Every Friday from 1 to 3 PM
LATIN LANGUAGE CLUB
Discuss and study uses of classical Latin Language using grammar, historical and everyday phrases of Latin. Beginner Latin sessions available at the club too.
PA FORWARD: INFORMATION LITERACY (koalamom)
Oct
29
CREATIVE ESCAPE- STAMPIN' RETREAT! WITH MARIA PAPPA (Saturday, October 29 at 10am)
Saturday, Oct. 29 from 10AM to 4PM
CREATIVE ESCAPE- STAMPIN' RETREAT! WITH MARIA PAPPA
Join us for a day of fun and creativity... this is your day to relax and share time with others who love stamping and crafting! Take time for you before the holiday rush... There will be Make & Takes, goody bag, samples, craft items for sale. Lunch and snacks are included. Bring projects you are currently working on and we'll supply the table for you to craft and create. This is a perfect opportunity to work on cards, gifts or other projects for the upcoming holiday season! Although many will be stamping -- you may bring whatever craft you enjoy to work on that day.Fee for the day long event is $30.Registration closes October 24th.
PA FORWARD: CIVIC & SOCIAL LITERACY (koalamom)
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