Pittston Library announces events

June 27th, 2015 1:19 am

First Posted: 2/27/2013

The Pittston Memorial Library, located on Broad Street, announes the following:

The Friends of the Pittston Library will hold a Book Sale from 2 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 14 in the lower level of the library.

The outside entrance of the library will not be in use for the book sale. Entrance will be through the library. Hard cover, paper back, children’s, cook books, tapes, fideos and more will be on sale. Books are shelved according to author’s last initial making it convenient to find favorite authors.

Paperback books are being accepted for the sale and may be dropped off at the library.

Janet Delaney, chairperson is assisted by Ellen Munlock, Eileen Burns, Maria Capolarella Montante, Ann Marie Conroy, Patti Gregorio, Betty DeGennaro and Ann Simko.

• CEO after school meals: After school meals are free to all children up to age 18. The library will serve dinner from 4 to 5 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, and will serve snacks from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Everything is free. No registration required.

• Story Time sessions

Story Time sessions will continue through April 2. Toddler Story Time with Miss Nicole will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and Preschool Story Time with Miss Patricia will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please note the time change for Preschool Storytime. Registration is required.

Family Story Time at 10:30 a.m. on Saturdays is open to all ages. No registration is required.

• Grandparents raising grandchildren

The library is starting a new program for you. Please let the folks at the library know what concerns and issues you have. Call or stop by the library. There is a questionnaire to fill out to help organize the program.

The library will have an Intergenerational Family Program meeting at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 9.

• Lego Club

Lego Club will meet at 4 p.m. on Monday, March 11.

• Crochet Club

Crochet Club meets at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and at 6 p.m. on Thursdays.

• Kids Science Club

Kids Science Club meets the first Saturday of every month and is open to children in grades 2-5 to work on experiments and fun science projects as a group. Learn about the world around you, practice your science skills and learn to reuse household items. Free of charge. Call, visit or email to register.

• Kids Book Club

Page Turners is open to children in third to fifth grades. The book club meets at 4 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month.Call or email us to register.

• Furry Tails: Come read to specially trained dogs at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 9.

• Friends

Friends of the Pittston Memorial Library will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 28.

• Library closed

The library will be closed on March 29 and March 30 for the Easter holiday.