Events

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Labor Day- Closed
Labor Day- Closed
Sep 3 all-day
The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Library Express and the Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library are Closed for Labor Day.
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Teddy Bear Sleepover 5:30 pm
Teddy Bear Sleepover @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Teddy Bear Sleepover @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Bring your Teddy Bear to the Library for a special story time featuring Teddy Bear Stories and songs! After making a Teddy Bear craft, tuck your bear in for a sleepover at the[...]
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Scranton’s Pop-Up Library 12:00 pm
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library @ Co-Op Farmer's Market
Sep 5 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Scranton's Pop-Up Library @ Co-Op Farmer's Market | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Let the Library Come to You! The Scranton Public Library will be visiting the Co-Op Farmer’s Market in Scranton every Wednesday from 12-3 PM with our Pop-Up Library, weather permitting. Here are just a few[...]
Creative Crafting: Scranton Rocks! 3:30 pm
Creative Crafting: Scranton Rocks! @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
About this event: Join us for an afternoon full of ROCK PAINTING! Our friends from the Scranton Rocks Facebook Group will be here to help us design beautiful kindness rocks. We’ll have rocks here, but[...]
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Pages and Picasso 11:30 am
Pages and Picasso @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 6 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Pages and Picasso @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Pages and Picasso is a story time specially designed with a focus on creativity and art. During each session, we will share a story, sing songs and complete an art project. Our young[...]
Building Block Party 12:15 pm
Building Block Party @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 6 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Building Block Party @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join friends for a Building Block Party at the Library! Build a tower, a neighborhood, or create your own story using our wooden blocks. Block play builds helps the development of your child[...]
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Story Time with Miss Amber 11:30 am
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 7 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Storytime is designed to promote and enhance early literacy skills in your child. During this program, we incorporate themed stories, movement songs, crafts and free play in a way that encourages vocabulary[...]
Friday Crafternoon 3:00 pm
Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join us for a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) Activity at the Library! Do it yourself make-and-take crafts are available each week for children who visit the library on Friday[...]
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Story Time with Miss Amber 11:30 am
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 10 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Storytime is designed to promote and enhance early literacy skills in your child. During this program, we incorporate themed stories, movement songs, crafts and free play in a way that encourages vocabulary[...]
Bookworm Buddies 3:30 pm
Bookworm Buddies @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 10 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
Bookworm Buddies @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: First, second and third graders are invited to join Bookworm Buddies, an after-school group at the Library! We will meet   weekly for stories, seasonal crafts, games, activities and snacks. The Library is the[...]
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Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale 10:00 am
Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale @ Library Express
Sep 11 @ 10:00 am – Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm
Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale @ Library Express | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
. Join us for the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale! Once again, the sale will be held at Library Express for your convenience. Stop by and browse through a large selection of[...]
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library 11:00 am
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library @ Wayne Bank
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Scranton's Pop-Up Library @ Wayne Bank | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Let the Library Come to You! The Scranton Public Library will be visiting Wayne Bank in Scranton, every other Tuesday of the month, July through September, with our Pop-Up Library, weather permitting. We will be[...]
Little Library Learners 1:00 pm
Little Library Learners @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Little Library Learners @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Little Library Learners is designed and implemented by a certified teacher to help prepare children for school. During this program, children will develop relationships, learn core concepts and skills for Kindergarten readiness through[...]
Pajama Storytime 5:30 pm
Pajama Storytime @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 11 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
About this event: Wear your pajamas to the Library and join us for a special story time featuring our favorite stories. Designed for: Children, ages two to eight. Babies and siblings welcome! Registration: Required. Please[...]
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Family Place Workshop 10:00 am
Family Place Workshop @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Family Place Workshop @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join parents, caregivers, and young children for Family Place Workshops at the library! Family Place Workshops are fun, informal, play-based programs that provide a rich environment of toys, books and art activities appropriate[...]
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library 12:00 pm
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library @ Co-Op Farmer's Market
Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Scranton's Pop-Up Library @ Co-Op Farmer's Market | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Let the Library Come to You! The Scranton Public Library will be visiting the Co-Op Farmer’s Market in Scranton every Wednesday from 12-3 PM with our Pop-Up Library, weather permitting. Here are just a few[...]
LEGO Club 3:30 pm
LEGO Club @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
LEGO Club @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join us for a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) Activity at the Library! Bring your imagination and join us for LEGO Club. Work with a partner to build a fabulous masterpiece.[...]
Kids in the Kitchen 5:30 pm
Kids in the Kitchen @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Kids in the Kitchen @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Kids in the Kitchen is a recipe for a fun-filled program all about healthy foods, healthy lives, and exercise! During this program, the Junior League of Scranton will guide us through story time,[...]
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Rhythm and Rhyme 11:30 am
Rhythm and Rhyme @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 13 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Rhythm and Rhyme @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Rhythm & Rhyme is a story time focused on exploring the world of music at the library. During each session, we will use simple musical instruments: egg shakers, rhythm sticks, beanbags, and a[...]
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Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale 10:00 am
Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale @ Library Express
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 7:30 pm
Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale @ Library Express | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
. Join us for the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale! Once again, the sale will be held at Library Express for your convenience. Stop by and browse through a large selection of[...]
Story Time with Miss Amber 11:30 am
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Storytime is designed to promote and enhance early literacy skills in your child. During this program, we incorporate themed stories, movement songs, crafts and free play in a way that encourages vocabulary[...]
Friday Crafternoon 3:00 pm
Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join us for a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) Activity at the Library! Do it yourself make-and-take crafts are available each week for children who visit the library on Friday[...]
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Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale 10:00 am
Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale @ Library Express
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale @ Library Express | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Join us for the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale! The sale will be held outside Crunch Fitness at the Market Place @ Steamtown.  Stop by and browse through a large selection of used books[...]
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Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale 11:00 am
Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale @ Library Express
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale @ Library Express | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
. Join us for the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Used Book Sale! Once again, the sale will be held at Library Express for your convenience. Stop by and browse through a large selection of[...]
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Story Time with Miss Amber 11:30 am
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 17 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Storytime is designed to promote and enhance early literacy skills in your child. During this program, we incorporate themed stories, movement songs, crafts and free play in a way that encourages vocabulary[...]
Bookworm Buddies 3:30 pm
Bookworm Buddies @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
Bookworm Buddies @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: First, second and third graders are invited to join Bookworm Buddies, an after-school group at the Library! We will meet   weekly for stories, seasonal crafts, games, activities and snacks. The Library is the[...]
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Little Library Learners 1:00 pm
Little Library Learners @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Little Library Learners @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Little Library Learners is designed and implemented by a certified teacher to help prepare children for school. During this program, children will develop relationships, learn core concepts and skills for Kindergarten readiness through[...]
Tween Scene 3:30 pm
Tween Scene @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
About this event: Tweens are invited to visit us each Tuesday after school for good times at the library! Miss Amber has many fun activities we will choose from each week—art projects, videogames, trivia and[...]
Apple Harvest Celebration 5:30 pm
Apple Harvest Celebration @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Apple Harvest Celebration @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join us as we welcome and celebrate fall with an Apple Harvest Celebration! During this program, we will discuss fall symbols, read apple stories, complete an apple craft and taste apple snacks. Each[...]
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Family Place Workshop 10:00 am
Family Place Workshop @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Family Place Workshop @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join parents, caregivers, and young children for Family Place Workshops at the library! Family Place Workshops are fun, informal, play-based programs that provide a rich environment of toys, books and art activities appropriate[...]
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library 12:00 pm
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library @ Co-Op Farmer's Market
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Scranton's Pop-Up Library @ Co-Op Farmer's Market | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Let the Library Come to You! The Scranton Public Library will be visiting the Co-Op Farmer’s Market in Scranton every Wednesday from 12-3 PM with our Pop-Up Library, weather permitting. Here are just a few[...]
Make it with Play-Doh 3:30 pm
Make it with Play-Doh @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Make it with Play-Doh @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join us for a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) Activity at the Library! Bring your imagination and stop by to show us what you can sculpt with our doh. Make it[...]
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Pages and Picasso 11:30 am
Pages and Picasso @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Pages and Picasso @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Pages and Picasso is a story time specially designed with a focus on creativity and art. During each session, we will share a story, sing songs and complete an art project. Our young[...]
Building Block Party 12:15 pm
Building Block Party @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 20 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Building Block Party @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join friends for a Building Block Party at the Library! Build a tower, a neighborhood, or create your own story using our wooden blocks. Block play builds helps the development of your child[...]
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Story Time with Miss Amber 11:30 am
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 21 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Storytime is designed to promote and enhance early literacy skills in your child. During this program, we incorporate themed stories, movement songs, crafts and free play in a way that encourages vocabulary[...]
Friday Crafternoon 3:00 pm
Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join us for a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) Activity at the Library! Do it yourself make-and-take crafts are available each week for children who visit the library on Friday[...]
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Story Time with Miss Amber 11:30 am
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Storytime is designed to promote and enhance early literacy skills in your child. During this program, we incorporate themed stories, movement songs, crafts and free play in a way that encourages vocabulary[...]
Bookworm Buddies 3:30 pm
Bookworm Buddies @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
Bookworm Buddies @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: First, second and third graders are invited to join Bookworm Buddies, an after-school group at the Library! We will meet   weekly for stories, seasonal crafts, games, activities and snacks. The Library is the[...]
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Scranton’s Pop-Up Library 11:00 am
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library @ Wayne Bank
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Scranton's Pop-Up Library @ Wayne Bank | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Let the Library Come to You! The Scranton Public Library will be visiting Wayne Bank in Scranton, every other Tuesday of the month, July through September, with our Pop-Up Library, weather permitting. We will be[...]
Little Library Learners 1:00 pm
Little Library Learners @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Little Library Learners @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Little Library Learners is designed and implemented by a certified teacher to help prepare children for school. During this program, children will develop relationships, learn core concepts and skills for Kindergarten readiness through[...]
Tween Scene 3:30 pm
Tween Scene @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
About this event: Tweens are invited to visit us each Tuesday after school for good times at the library! Miss Amber has many fun activities we will choose from each week—art projects, videogames, trivia and[...]
Elephant Pajama Storytime 5:30 pm
Elephant Pajama Storytime @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
About this event: Wear your pajamas to the Library and join us for a special story time featuring our elephant favorite stories. Designed for: Children, ages two to eight. Babies and siblings welcome! Registration: Required.[...]
Great American Read Trivia Contest 6:00 pm
Great American Read Trivia Contest @ Albright Memorial Library - Henkelman Room
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Great American Read Trivia Contest @ Albright Memorial Library - Henkelman Room | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Calling all Book Trivia Experts! Team up to test your knowledge of the books on PBS’s Great American Read list! Adults 18 and over who are interested in joining a team or starting their own[...]
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Family Place Workshop 10:00 am
Family Place Workshop @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Family Place Workshop @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join parents, caregivers, and young children for Family Place Workshops at the library! Family Place Workshops are fun, informal, play-based programs that provide a rich environment of toys, books and art activities appropriate[...]
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library 12:00 pm
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library @ Co-Op Farmer's Market
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Scranton's Pop-Up Library @ Co-Op Farmer's Market | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Let the Library Come to You! The Scranton Public Library will be visiting the Co-Op Farmer’s Market in Scranton every Wednesday from 12-3 PM with our Pop-Up Library, weather permitting. Here are just a few[...]
Crazy 8’s Math Club 3:30 pm
Crazy 8’s Math Club @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
Crazy 8's Math Club @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Crazy 8’s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids enjoy the math behind their favorite activities. It’s “math gone wild,” nothing like your usual math club! For Grades K-2. Please register for this 8-week[...]
Paws to Read 5:45 pm
Paws to Read @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 26 @ 5:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Paws to Read @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Certified Therapy Dogs will be visiting the Library to hear children read! The goal of this program is to create a relaxed atmosphere, allowing children to practice the skill of reading.  This program[...]
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Rhythm and Rhyme 11:30 am
Rhythm and Rhyme @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 27 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Rhythm and Rhyme @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Rhythm & Rhyme is a story time focused on exploring the world of music at the library. During each session, we will use simple musical instruments: egg shakers, rhythm sticks, beanbags, and a[...]
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Scranton’s Pop-Up Library 11:00 am
Scranton’s Pop-Up Library @ Citizens Savings Bank
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Scranton's Pop-Up Library @ Citizens Savings Bank | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
Let the Library Come to You! The Scranton Public Library will be visiting Citizens Savings Bank in Scranton, every 4th Friday of the month, July through October, with our Pop-Up Library, weather permitting. We will[...]
Story Time with Miss Amber 11:30 am
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 28 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Story Time with Miss Amber @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Storytime is designed to promote and enhance early literacy skills in your child. During this program, we incorporate themed stories, movement songs, crafts and free play in a way that encourages vocabulary[...]
Friday Crafternoon 3:00 pm
Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Friday Crafternoon @ Nancy Kay Holmes Library | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States
About this event: Join us for a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) Activity at the Library! Do it yourself make-and-take crafts are available each week for children who visit the library on Friday[...]
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