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Swingin’ on Vine Tickets on Sale Now! | Albright Memorial Library

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Swingin’ on Vine! May 24th from 5 to 8 pm Get your tickets today!  The Scranton Public Library’s annual Swingin’ on Vine block party and fundraiser will be on Friday, May 24 from 5-8 PM. Enjoy light fare from Scranton area restaurants, beer, wine, and margaritas, and raffle baskets donated […]

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Memorial Day Weekend Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

Friday, May 24th Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closing at 2 pm for the Swingin’ On Vine Fundraiser.  Memorial Day Weekend Hours: Saturday, May 25th and Sunday, May 26th Library Express will be open 10 am to 8 pm on Saturday and 11 am to 5 pm on Sunday. Albright Memorial […]

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Online Scheduling for Tech Help | Albright Memorial Library

Open lab appointments at the Albright Memorial Library can now be scheduled online. Simply click the button below, find a date/time, and enter you name/email/phone number to make an appointment. The appointment button can also be found on the Computer Lab’s page and each open lab event post. Look forward to more one-on-one appointments beginning […]

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“Valley of the Dolls” To Screen Wednesday, May 15th at 6:30 PM | Albright Memorial Library

“Sure, I take dolls ’cause I gotta get some sleep.  I gotta get up at 5 o’clock in the morning and SPARKLE, NEELY, SPARKLE!”  Neely O’Hara (Patty Duke) “How many times do I have to tell you?  At night, all cats are gray.” Miriam Polar (Lee Grant) “Broadway doesn’t go for boooooooze and dope.” Helen […]

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Cecil B. DeMille’s The Sign of the Cross to Screen Wednesday, April 17th at 6:30 PM | Albright Memorial Library

April’s Classic Movie Night at Scranton Public Library will feature Cecil B. DeMille’s 1932 religious epic The Sign of the Cross, which will screen Wednesday, April 17th at 6:30 PM in the Henkelman Room, located on the second floor of the library.  The Sign of the Cross will be preceded by the 1905 silent film […]

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The “River War” During the Civil War | Albright Memorial Library

RESCHEDULED- The “River War” During the Civil War   SCRANTON, PA – On Tuesday, April 23 the Lackawanna Historical Society and Scranton Civil War Roundtable will host historian Robert Hanrahan to speak about the Civil War “River War,” the various military campaigns on the Mississippi River. The Mississippi was a vital highway for troops and […]

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Albright and Children’s Library- Internet and Phone Service Interuption | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna County Children’s library will be experiencing an internet and telephone service interruption on Thursday, March 21st in the morning.   Other Lackawanna County Library System libraries will not be impacted. We apologize for this inconvenience.

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What Does Being an American Mean to You? | Albright Memorial Library

Join us for a free screening of the PBS documentary American Creed on Thursday, March 21 at 6:30 pm. The American Creed film interviews activists across the nation as they share their stories of what being an American means to them. Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Pulitzer-Prize winning Historian David M. Kennedy sit at the […]

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Lackawanna Historical Society will feature Military Themed Lectures this March | Albright Memorial Library

The Lackawanna Historical Society will host two public lecture programs in March, both covering military topics. On Tuesday, March 19, Robert Hanrahan will speak about the Civil War “River War,” the various military campaigns on the Mississippi River. The Mississippi was a vital highway for troops and supplies, and both the Union and Confederate navies […]

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Game Night at Scranton Public Library Wednesday April 10th at 6:30 PM | Albright Memorial Library

We’re celebrating National Library Week with our first ever Game Night at Albright Memorial Library! Bring your whole family for this fun evening on Wednesday, April 10th from 6:30 PM-8:30PM. We have many games to pick from: Ticket to Ride, Apples to Apples, Catan, Forbidden Island, Rummikub and many more. It’s a fun night for […]

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