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Pittston Memorial Library will hold a Spring Craft Show and Gigantic Book Sale with a visit from the Easter Bunny from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 5. Featured will be local handcrafters, a bake sale, a kids make and take and an opportunity for parents to take a picture of their child with the Easter Bunny, who will visit from noon to 1 p.m.


The Pittston Memorial Library is located at 47 Broad St., Pittston. Reach it by phone at 570-654-9565 or follow it on Twitter @pittstonmemlib.


Pittston Memorial Library presents “The World’s Greatest Elvis, Shawn Klush” at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 26 at the Theatre at Lackawanna College. VIP (meet, greet, refreshments) and general admission tickets are available by calling 570-955-1455 or online at etix.com.


The book club will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, March 31. “No Country For Old Men” is the featured book and copies can be picked up at the front desk.


The Grandparents Support Group is being held at noon on the fourth Monday of each month


West Pittston


The West Pittston Library is located at 200 Exeter Avenue, West Pittston. Reach the library by phone at 570-654-9847.


A Poet-tree! will be displayed from April 1 to April 30. Wander through the garden to read poems, brief poet biographies and fun facts. This Community Outreach Program is sponsored by Richard Williams Insurance Agency in Wilkes Barre.


Substitutions with Yarn will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 2. Join the Garden Village Yarners and Anne from “Gosh Yarn It!” in Kingston as she shares what to do with leftover yarn. Registration is required for this free program.


Meet the Newsmakers will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 3. With over 50 years experience between them, David DeCosmo and Judge Thomas Munley have some interesting insights into the local news. They will share the news stories that have shaped the region from the Agnes Flood to the Banks Murders. Currently, both men work together to promote free local events on Electric City Television. Registration is recommended for this free program.


Garden Village Yarners will meet at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9. Each week, come in to work on your latest project, get ideas for new ventures, meet new people, and participate in community outreach projects. This is best for experienced knitters and crocheters looking for something new. Registration is recommended for this free program.


LCCC Health Fair will be held from noon to 6 p.m. on Friday, April 11. Join the Nursing Program Students from Luzerne County Community College for free blood pressure screenings, skin cancer prevention information as well as healthy eating tips. Registration is recommended for this free program. This Health and Wellness Program is sponsored by Esposito’s Shoes in Exeter.


Weekly Story Time is held at 1 p.m. every Friday. Introduce children to the library and get them interested in books with the Weekly Story Time. Each Story Time includes books, songs and crafts related to that week’s theme. Please sign up by Wednesday of each week for this free program.


Wyoming Free Library


Visit the Wyoming Free Library at www.wyomingfreelibrary.com. Call them at 570-693-1364.


The next Friends Meeting is at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16. The Friends are looking for new members.


The Friends Book Club will meet at noon on Wednesday, April 9. The book to be discussed is ‘The Cat Who Robbed a Bank’ by Lillian Jackson Braun.


Friends of the Wyoming Free Library will have Recruitment Day for the Friends of the Library from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 10.


The Friends of the Wyoming Free Library will have a “fill-a-bag” book sale on Saturday, March 29. The sale will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost will be $3 per bag.


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