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DALLAS: Volunteers, 13 years of age and older, are needed to help at this year’s Back Mountain Library Auction. There are a wide variety of jobs and hours available.

Set-up dates are July 7-10. Volunteers are needed during the day to move items to sales tents, arrange merchandise and hang banners.

Auction dates are July 11-14. Volunteers are needed to staff booths, clean the grounds and direct traffic in parking areas at the satellite lot at the Dallas Shopping Center. Strong volunteers are needed to help move larger items. Auction hours are 4-11 p.m. daily.

Post-auction clean up help will be needed on July 15. Display tables will need to be removed and the grounds cleared.

To volunteer, or for more information, contact Diana Berry, volunteer coordinator, at 570-675-0167 or dlberry@epix.net, or call the library at 675-1182.

PITTSTON: The Summer Reading for KIDS program at the Pittston Library will begin with registration the week of June 17. Children will receive prizes for books read. There will be optional activity days on Tuesday and Wednesday. The program ends with a dirt party on Aug. 5.

The reading program is free and open to children in the community entering first grade to sixth grade.

Volunteers from sixth grade and older are needed to help with the book logs. An informational meeting will take place at 4 p.m. on June 4.

For more information, contact the library at 570-654-9565.

WYOMING: The Junior Friends of the Wyoming Free Library will meet at 11 a.m. on Saturday. This new program is for children in third through sixth grades. It gives children the opportunity to volunteer at the library. The group meets on the third Saturday of each month for the book club followed by lunch and meeting at noon.

Call the library to sign up at 693-1364. Email friendsofthewyomingfreelibrary@verizon.net with any questions.

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