Children's Library Services - Hazleton Area Public Library - Luzerne County Library Systerm

Hazleton Area Public Library

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General Information
Description of ServiceChildren's Department in Hazleton Public Library.
Materials for Children:
Our collection offers board books, picture books, easy readers, novels, a wide array of non-fiction, paperbacks, magazines, award books, reference materials, and a special section of books for parents and teachers. We also have a growing number of bilingual books written in English and Spanish. Print materials are located in the Children's Department. Audio and video materials for children can be found on the lower level.
Programs for Children:
The Children's Department of the Hazleton Area Public Library offers Toddler and Preschool storytime sessions several times throughout the year. Toddler Storytime is for children aged 2 and 3, accompanied by an adult. Preschool Storytime is for children aged 4, 5, and 6. Storytimes are thematic programs filled with stories, songs, activities and crafts designed to foster a love of books and reading.
School aged children can join us for special evening or Saturday programs throughout the year. Check our calendar of events for the next great program!
Geographical AreaLuzerne
Public TransportationNO
Intake ProcedureApply for Library Card.
Intake RequirementsAny resident of the Hazleton Area School District OR Luzerne County is eligible for a library card at no charge upon presentation of proper identification. The signature of a parent/legal guardian is required for children under 18. Your library card may be used at any member library of the Luzerne County Library System, provided you have it with you at the time of checkout. Non-Residents of the Hazleton Area School District and Luzerne County may apply for a card at no charge if their hometown library participates in the Access Pennsylvania program. Library cards are also available to Non-Residents who do not participate in the Access Pennsylvania program for an annual fee of $25.00.
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsResidents of Luzerne County
Age GroupChildren
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesLate Return fees.
Fee AmountsFees Vary.
Hours of Operation Mon, Tues, Wed & Thurs 9am -8pm; Fri 9am - 5pm; Sat 9am-4pm; Closed Sun
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Specific Hours: Holiday - Summer Hours Vary - call for info.
Contact Information
Contact's Name Mr. James Reinmiller
Contact's Position Executive Director
Contact's Phone 570-823-0156 x233
Contact's Email (refused)
Physical Site Address 1 55 North Church St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hazleton, PA 18201
Main Phone 570-454-2961
Fax 570-454-0630
Service Location Email (refused)
Web Address
Additional Information
Type of UpdateMail
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Luzerne County Library System
Affiliated Program: Hazleton Area Public Library
This Service: Children's Library Services - Hazleton Area Public Library - Luzerne County Library Systerm
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Children's Library Services (TJ-4500.1500)
Children's Reading Clubs (TJ-4500.1500-450)
Public Libraries (TJ-4400.6500)
Story Hour (TJ-4500.1500-800)