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Friends of the Scranton Public Library (520 Vine St., Scranton, 570.348.3000)

• Used Book Sale: June 11-16, Library Express (Mall at Steamtown, Scranton)


The Osterhout Free Library

(71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, www.osterhout.info, 570.821.1959)

• 37th Annual Book Sale: June 15, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; June 17-19, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; June 20, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m.; June 21, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; June 22, 9:30 a.m.-noon, ‘Bag Day.’


Pittston Memorial Library (47 Broad St., 570.654.9565, pitmemlib@comcast.net)


• “Beneath the Surface” Teen Summer Reading Program: June 27, July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 8, 15, 2 p.m. Teens entering grades 6-12. Registration necessary and runs June 17-22. Stop by the library or call or email to register.


Plymouth Public Library


(107 W. Main St., Plymouth, 570.779.4775)


• Adult computer lessons: Daily, call to register.


• Story Time: Mon., 11 a.m. or Wed., 10:30 a.m. Toddlers/preschool children.


Wilkes University events:

• Maslow Faculty Reading Series: Nightly from June 23-27, 7-9 p.m. June 23-24 at Barnes and Noble (7 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre), 25-27 at Dorothy Dickson Darte Center (84 W. South St., Wilkes-Barre).


• Reading by area native Sara Pritchard: June 20, 4-6 p.m., Kirby Salon of Kirby Hall.


West Pittston Library


(200 Exeter Ave., www.wplibrary.org, 570.654.9847)


• Book Club: First Tues., 6:45 p.m. Free. Informal discussion of member-selected books.


• Weekly story time for children: Fri., 1 p.m. Free.


VISUAL


Artist for Art (514 Lackawanna Ave, Scranton, PA 18503 570.969.1040)

•25 Years Celebration, August 24


ArtWorks Gallery


(502 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. 570.207.1815, artworksnepa.com)


Gallery hours: Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat., noon-3 p.m., or by appointment.


The Butternut Gallery & Second Story Books

(204 Church St, Montrose, 570.278.4011, butternutgallery.com). Gallery hours: Wed.-Sat., 11a.m.-5 p.m., Sun., 12 p.m.-4 p.m.

• Duets and a Taste of Nature: Work of Earl Lehman, Carol Oldenburg, and Mark Chuck: June 1-30. Opening reception June 1, 6-8 p.m.


Camerawork Gallery (Downstairs in the Marquis Gallery, Laundry Building, 515 Center St., Scranton, 570.510.5028. www.cameraworkgallery.org, rross233@aol.com) Gallery hours Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

• “Auto as Art:” June 7 through July 31. Meet and greet June 7, 6-8:30 p.m.


Dietrich Theatre (downtown Tunkhannock, 570.996.1500)


Civil War Exhibit: June through July.


Everhart Museum


(1901 Mulberry St., Scranton, PA, 570.346.7186, www.everhart-museum.org)


Admission $5 adults; $3 students/seniors; $2 children 6-12; members free.


• “The Blood is the Life: Vampires in Art & Nature:” Through July 2.


• “What’s in the cloud? Bats on the Atlantic Coast:” On Display through July 2.


Marquis Art and Frame (515 Center St., Scranton, 570.344.3313)

• “Something from Nothing:” June 7 through July 31. Meet and greet June 7, 6-8:30 p.m.


Marquis Art & Frame (122 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, 570.823.0518)

• “For the Senses…:” Through July 6.


Moscow Clayworks

• Northeast Pennsylvania Professors of Ceramic Arts exhibit: Runs through end of June.


New Visions Studio & Gallery


(201 Vine St., Scranton, www.newvisionstudio.com, 570.878.3970)


Gallery hours: Tues.-Sun., noon-6 p.m. and by appointment.


• “Works in Wood:” June 7-30.


Pauly Friedman Art Gallery


(Misericordia University, 570.674.6250, misericordia.edu/art)


Gallery Hours: Mon. closed, Tue.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 1-5 p.m.


• “Recent Landscapes,” a Thomas Stapleton exhibit: Through June 7.


Sordoni Art Gallery


(150 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre, 570.408.4325)


Gallery hours: Tues.-Sun., noon-4:30 p.m.


• “Flow,” a gallery that explores the many meanings associated with water through a selection of twenty-nine works drawn from the collection of the Sheldon Museum of Art at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


Schulman Gallery


(2nd floor of LCCC Campus Center, 1333 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke, www.luzerne.edu/schulmangallery, 570.740.0727)


Gallery hours: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.


• Studio Views, paintings and drawings by the students of Georgiana Cray Bart: June 14-July 11.


• A Vision of Three, featuring the work of Rob Hay, Ryan Ward, and Mark Webber: July 19-Aug. 8


• Phone-tography, featuring art captured by cell phone photos: Aug. 16-Sept. 5.


• Crayons and Care II, artwork by children of the Litewska Hospital in Warsaw, Poland: Sept. 13-Oct. 7.


• Old Masters: Oct. 25-Nov. 28.


• Annual Faculty/Alumni Exhibit: Dec. 6- Jan. 2


Steamtown National Historic Site

(150 S. Washington Ave., Scranton. 570.340.5200

Gallery hours: Daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.)

• “Glory Road: Posters and Photo Illustrations:” June 3-July 6. Meet the artist, June 9, 2-4 p.m.

T.W. Shoemaker Art Gallery


(312 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming)


• “Wyoming Monument: Through the Years:” Through July 4.


Verve Vertu Art Studio

(Misericordia University, 570.674.6250, misericordia.edu/art)


Exhibit: Through April 2014.


Widmann Gallery


(Located in King’s College’s Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center between North Franklin and North Main Streets, Wilkes-Barre, 570.208.5900, ext. 5328)


Gallery hours: Mon. through Fri. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sat. and Sun. as arranged. Free and open to the public.


• “A Few of My Favorite Things” photography exhibition: Through Aug. 2. Opening reception June 21, 6-8 p.m.


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