Literary Elements: Book you Should Have Read in High School will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 19. Join the group to discuss three popular science-fiction novels chosen for their timelessness and their continued readings in school. Sign up for just one or all three and receive your very own copy! Registration is required for this free program.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the West Pittston Library.
Getting Started with Genealogy will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, June, 21. Let Tom Mooney, genealogy columnist for The Times Leader help you get started in America’s most popular hobby. You’ll find out how to locate sources of information, do the research, record your findings, and meet the people who made you what you are today. Registration is required for this free program.
Paint Your Own Wineglass will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 26. Thinking about having the kids home all summer? Join us for wine glass painting and samples from Bartolai Winery in Harding and leave your worries at the door! Must be 21 or older. Fee of $5 will be required at time of registration to reserve your spot.
How Movie Monsters Were Born on the Page at 6 p.m. on Monday, June 30. Thom Shubilla, instructor at Luzerne County Community College and writer for horror film publications, takes a look at the history of Dracula and Frankenstein, from paper to the silver screen and beyond. Registration is recommended for this free program.
The Sapphire Salon Presents: Summer Braids & Styles will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 17. The Sapphire Salon invites moms & daughters to a free class where you can learn the latest braiding and summer styling trends! Supplies will be provided. Stylists from Sapphire will also have coupons and gifts for all! Class size is limited. Registration is required for this free program.
The West Pittston Library is located at 200 Exeter Ave. in West Pittston. Hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from Noon to 8 p.m., Fridays from Noon to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sign up for our free Summer Reading Program starting Monday, June 16 for toddlers through adult. All that is required is that you read what you love. There are also optional activities that you can participate in including a visit from a zoo, movie, game, art nights and weekly science and art activities for kids and much more for teens and adults.
Crochet Club meets every Tuesday at 10 a.m. and Thursday at 5 p.m.
Computer Class for beginners is held every Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m.
Pittston Memorial Library is located at 47 Broad Street, Pittston and the contact number is 570-654-9565. Hours of operation are Mondays and Thursdays from Noon to 8 p.m.; Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Beginning Tuesday, June 17 Laflin Public Library will be changing to summer hours. The library will be open Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Summer Reading Program for children ages 3 and older will begin on Saturday, June 21 and will conclude on Saturday, Aug . 9 with a pizza party and prizes for all who participate. Children who register between the dates of Tuesday, June 17 through Friday, June 20 will be able to enter their name for an opportunity to win a summertime gift basket. For more information and/or to register your child please call the library.
The Laflin Public Library is located at 47 Laflin Road, Laflin. The Library is open Tuesday through Friday 3:00p.m. until 6:30p.m. and Saturday 9:00a.m. until 1:00p.m. and may be reach at 570-654-3323.
Join the Wyoming Free Library on Saturday, August 2 as we visit the Discovery Museum at Times Square. As a celebration of the end of our Summer Reading Program, our participants can experience the excitement of the Marvel Avengers S.H.I.E.L.D. Station, an interactive exhibition, at Noon. Special group rate tickets must be purchased in advance through the library. The cost is $20.50 adults; $16.00 children ages 3-18; $17.50 ages 65 and older. Payment (cash or check) must be received by July 15.
Recommended transportation is through Martz Trailways—Curbside Express on-line tickets which are $30/person.
Please call the library at 570-693-1364 to register or stop by with payment.
Checks are to be made payable to “Wyoming Free Library”.
The Wyoming Free Library will hold Summer Reading Club registration at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 16 A full list of activities is posted on the libraries’ Facebook page and webpage - http://www.wyomingfreelibrary.com./ Registrations can be made over the phone at 693-1364 or by stopping in at the library.
The library will have Fill-A-Bag-Friday every Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. People can fill up a bag of books from the lobby for $3.00 per bag. Plastic bags are available in the library, or people can bring their own bags from home. No bag is too big!
The adult summer reading club registration will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 16. Patrons can call or stop in and fill out a reading log. The library will award a prize to the top adult reader.
The Wyoming Free Library is located at 358 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming. Contact number is 570-693-1364, fax number is 570-630-0189 and hours are Monday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Thuesday though Thursday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The following summer hours beginning on Monday, June 30 and ending August 30. Monday - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Tuesday - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Wednesday - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; ; Friday - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Saturday - 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.; Sunday - Closed.