PITTSTON MEMORIAL LIBRARY
TAG meeting May 12
PITTSTON — Teen Advisory Group will hold its last meeting of the year at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 12 at the Pittston Memorial Library.
A boutique sale will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 13 at the library. The event will feature new and gently used jewelry, handbags, accessories and home decor Proceeds from the sale will benefit programming at the library.
The furry Tails Reading Program will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 14. Call the library to register.
Silent Yoga Karma Donation Class at the Pittston Memorial Library with Alyssa Miller will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. on Monday, May 16. An $8 minimum donation is requested and the proceeds from this class will go to benefit the library. This class will be held in the John P. Cosgrove Center For more information, call the library or to reserve a spot call Home Yoga & Barre at 570-406-6030.
Penn Sate Master Gardener Series is back at the Pittston Memorial Library John P. Cosgrove Center with master gardener Marietta Garr. At 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, get to know which garden flowers are best to attract wildlife friends in Northeastern PA. At 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 14, learn which type of tree to plant in a garden. The price for each seminar is $4 and can be paid in advance or at the door the evening of the event.
Children ages 7 and up are invited to the library for a science activity. The next meeting will be held at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19.
The Fangirls Fan Club will hold a Percy Jackson night at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 19. Participants will be making Camp Half Blood necklaces. Registration is mandatory by calling the library and is for teens, boys and girls, ages 12 to 18.
WEST PITTSTON LIBRARY
Download audio books on May 12
WEST PITTSTON — Adult Programming Coordinator Jen Moran will hold a seminar on downloading audiobooks at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 12 to help participants download the new audiobook app from the Luzerne County Library System onto tablets or smartphones and show how to use it. Stop by or call the West Pittston Library to reserve a spot.
Join Maria Jiunta-Heck at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 17 in a classroom-style program as she teaches step-by-step instructions on setting up an eBay account while offering tips and tricks to get items sold. Stop by or call the library to reserve a spot.
Children and their dolls are invited to an afternoon celebration at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 14 to highlight the new “Girl of the Year” for 2016, Lea, a young photographer who loves to explore. Enjoy excerpts from the latest American Girl book, participate in theme-related crafts and activities, and break for a snack. Party is limited to the first 18 girls and children must be 8 or older. Stop by or call the library to reserve a spot.
Registered dietitian Noelle Altavilla will be at the library at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 19 to discuss healthy options and alternatives to enjoying your favorite favorite. Stop by or call the library to reserve a spot.
WYOMING FREE LIBRARY
‘Tea, Tips, and Treasures’ is May 14
WYOMING — The library’s “Tea, Tips, and Treasures” themed tea parties are held from noon to 1 p.m. on the third Saturday of the month. The next event will be held May 14 with a theme of “Tiny Treasures.” There will be tea and a snack, an interactive display and a short workshop. Children can dress up and bring a doll or stuffed animal to match each theme. Ages 3 and up may attend. There is no cost for the program and an adult must stay with the child. Sign up one week ahead. The library is seeking sponsors and item donations for each program. For sponsorship details, a list of donations or to sign up a child; contact Lindsay at the library.
LEGO Club will meet from 11 a.m. to noon Saturdays, May 21 and June 25. This program is free, but registrations are required.
LAFLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Book Discussion meets May 9
LAFLIN — Book Discussion group will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 9 in the community room of the Laflin Borough Building to discuss the book, “Secret Daughter.” The final book in the spring shared cost session, “The Shoemaker’s Wife” will also be distributed. New members are welcome.
The Laflin Library Association will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 17 in the library for its annual meeting. New members are welcome.
Basics of Essential Oils will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 18. The program will be presented by Jacqueline Fettig who will discuss how essential oils can naturally impact emotional well being and promote a healthier way of life. Call the library to register.