THIS WEEK: Oct. 4 to 10, 2013
Story Time, themed events with songs and crafts. West Pittston Library, 200 Exeter Ave. 1 p.m. Fridays through Nov. 22. Sign up by the previous Wednesday. 654-9847.
Zeppo, a concert by the indie-folk duo of Pat Walther and Matt Lee. For ages 12 to 18. Marian Sutherland Kirby Library, 35 Kirby Ave., Fairview Township. 7 to 9 tonight. Free but tickets required. 474-9313.
Cardboard Challenge: A Global Day of Play, with games constructed of recycled materials and interactive structures for elementary and middle-school students. Wyoming Seminary Lower School, 1560 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort. 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday. Free. Info at wyomingseminary.org.
Lego Club, for ages 5 and older. Legos provided. Wyoming Free Library 358 Wyoming Ave. 11 a.m. to noon Saturday. Free. 693-1364.
The Poor Little Pumpkin, a storytime session with author Barbara Gavlick Harnett along with art activities, cookies and juice. Wyoming Free Library, 358 Wyoming Ave. 11 a.m. Saturday. 693-1364.
What Is Bullying? Get the facts about what to do if you or someone you know is being bullied. For all ages. Wyoming Free Library, 358 Wyoming Ave. Saturday at noon. Registration: 693-1364.
Star Wars Reads Day, a celebration of Jedi, Sith, Wookiees and all things Star Wars with crafts, activities and a costume contest. Barnes & Noble, Arena Hub Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Township. 1 p.m. Saturday. 829-4210.
Lego Club, for ages 2 to 11. Marian Sutherland Kirby Library, 35 Kirby Ave., Fairview Township. 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday. 474-9313.
The Patriot, the Reformer and the Optimist — The Lives of Three American Girls, focusing on Catherine Gourley’s three American Girl Books and linking the fictional characters of Felicity, Samantha and Molly to real-life girls of the times. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 and older. 2 p.m. Saturday. 823-0156.
Pete the Cat Storytime, a reading of “Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses.” Barnes & Noble, Arena Hub Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Township. 10 a.m. Tuesday; 6:30 p.m. Thursday. 829-4210.
Story Time, for 18 months to age 5. Hoyt Library, 284 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays through Dec. 10 (except Nov. 26). 287-2013.
Candy Science, experiments with Gobstoppers, Pop Rocks and M&Ms. Call for a list of items to bring from home. West Pittston Library, 200 Exeter Ave. 6 p.m. Tuesday. 654-9847.
Fall Story Time, for ages 3 to 5. Marian Sutherland Kirby Library, 35 Kirby Ave., Fairview Township. Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. 474-9313.
Writing Workshop, for grades five through eight. Wyoming Free Library, 358 Wyoming Ave. 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Oct. 28 (except Oct. 14). Free. 693-1364.
For Me, for You, for Later, PNC Bank’s “Grow Up Great” program for ages 3 to 5 on spending, giving and saving. Marian Sutherland Kirby Library, 35 Kirby Ave., Fairview Township. Thursdays at 11 a.m. through Oct. 17. 474-9313.
Natural Wonders: Insect Safari, a nature program for ages 3 to 5 with stories, art and outdoor explorations. Lackawanna Environmental Institute, 10 Moffat Drive, Moscow. 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday. Registration: 842-1506.
Sketching with Jan Lokuta, for ages 10 and older. Meet at the Wyoming Free Library, 358 Wyoming Ave. and walk a half mile to the river dike to sketch a scenic view of Wyoming. 4 p.m. Oct. 11. 693-1364.
Mural Painting with Jan Lokuta. Help to create a mural of a panoramic view of Wyoming. 3 and older. Adults welcome. Wyoming Free Library, 358 Wyoming Ave. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 12. 693-1364.