This month, the Abington Community Library, 1200 W. Grove St., Clarks Summit, will feature screen prints made from original Civil War books by Jack Walsh. Walsh used sketches made by soldiers in books that were more than 130 years for this display, which will run through Thursday, Feb. 28. Walsh uses a photographic stencil and applies the image to pressed board.
The Cabin Fever reading program for adults will run through Friday, Feb. 28. Adults are invited to read a book of their choice and rate how they liked it. They will then be entered to win a Kindle Paperwhite as well as participate in additional raffles.
A rock display, compliments of local collector R. Stephen Carter, will be on display from Friday, Feb. 14 through Tuesday, Feb. 18, as a part of the 10th annual Clarks Summit Festival of Ice.
For more information on any upcoming Abington Community Library event, visit www.lclshome.com/abington or call 570-587-3440.
• Caring Hands Group, Mondays beginning at 1 p.m. Members meet to create items that are needed by local non-profit agencies. Grade seven through adult.
• Bridge Group, Tuesdays from 1-3 p.m. New members welcome. Adults.
• Mah Jongg, Tuesdays from 1-3 p.m. Players are sanctioned by the National Mah Jongg League. New members welcome, no experience necessary. Adults.
• Bridge Group, Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to noon. Social bridge group, new members welcome. Adults.
• Families Helping Families, Wednesdays from 7-8:30 p.m. Facilitators provide an educational series and support group for teens and their families affected by substance abuse. Co-sponsored by the Clearbrook Foundation. Adults.
• Scrabble, Thursdays beginning at 1 p.m. No registration necessary. Adults.
• Anime Club, Fridays from 4-6 p.m. Open to grades seven through12.
• “Seussical Celebration on ‘Souper’ Bowl Sunday,” Sunday, Feb. 2, beginning at 3 p.m. Children are invited to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Seuss with story time, activities and contests. Participants are asked to being a can of soup for the Dalton Food Pantry.
• Classics Discussion Group, Monday, Feb. 3, beginning at noon. “Laocoon: An Essay on the Limits of Painting and Poetry” by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing will be discussed. Adults.
• Writing Your Memoir, Monday, Feb. 3, from 6-8 p.m. Learn how to write a memoir in this 10-week series taught by Carol Brennan King. Runs through Monday, March 31.
• Writing Your Memoir (Part II), Thursday, Feb. 6, from 2-4 p.m. Continuation of fall 2013 workshops taught by Carol Brennan King. Runs through Thursday, March 20.
• Eating Well, Thursday, Feb. 6, from 6:30-8 p.m. Stefanie M. Evanko, a registered dietician from Geisinger Health Plan for a Family Nutrition Program, will provide information on incorporating healthy meal choices at home; such as healthy eating tips, recipes and more.
• Game Night with Wii, Friday, Feb. 7, from 6:30-8 p.m. Open to grades 4-6.
• Second Saturdays Storytime, Saturday, Feb. 8, from 10:30-11 a.m. Featuring “Splat the Cat,” open to ages three to six. Siblings welcome.
• Mystery Book Club, Tuesday, Feb. 11, beginning at 7 p.m. This month’s selection is “Perry Mason” by Erle Stanley Gardner. Adults.
• Kindle Practice Session, Thursday, Feb, 13, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Assistance for people learning how to operate a Kindle E-reader. Adults. A second session will be held on Thursday, Feb. 27.
• Quilting, Thursday, Feb. 13, from 6-8 p.m. Bring your current project. Adults. Another session will be held on Thursday,
• Kaffeeklatsch, Thursday, Feb. 13, 7 p.m. German language conversation group for all levels.
• “Despicable Me,” Friday, Feb. 14, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Interactive movie night; sing, play and shout along with the cast. Light refreshments will be served. Grades 4-6.
• Rock ‘n’ Roll Juggling, Saturday, Feb. 15, 11 a.m. Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Clarks Summit Festival of Ice with a performance by Rob Smith. All ages.
• Make-it, Take-it Craft Time, Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 3-5 p.m. Participants will make valentines, materials will be provided. Ages three to 10.
• Geisinger Blood Drive, Thursday, Feb. 20, from 1-7 p.m. Schedule appointments at the library to give blood. Adults.
• ‘DIY’ for Teens, Thursday, Feb. 20, from 4-5:30 p.m. Teens will create a “do it yourself” project.
• Paper Crafting with Maria Pappa, Thursday, Feb. 20, 6 p.m. Adults.
• Fourth Friday Acoustic Music, Friday, Feb. 28, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Acoustic musicians are invited to participate.
• Family Storytime, Friday, Feb. 28, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Interactive evening story time sponsored by the Teen Leadership Committee and presented by Story Time Teens. This month’s theme is banking and cooking. Open to ages three to six.