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Money Smart Week | Albright Memorial Library

Money Smart Week is April 22-29th and is an initiative between the American Library Association and the Federal Reserve Bank to provide financial literacy learning opportunities. Join us on Monday, April 24th at 7 pm for a special Maker Monday: Scholarships with staff members of the NET Credit Union who will share steps on how […]

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Swingin’ On Vine Raffles | Albright Memorial Library

Take a chance and enter to win a raffle basket from our Swingin’ On Vine fundraiser! All of our raffles are graciously donated by local businesses, restaurants, and patrons. We want to thank all of the businesses and patrons below for their donation and support of the Scranton Public Library!  AuRants Ann Buntz Boscov’s Cafe […]

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April is National Poetry Month | Albright Memorial Library

April is National Poetry Month and what better way to discover new poets than with the Lackawanna Valley Digital Archive and the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poetry Series.     The  Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poetry Series Collection  contains streaming video of over 50 readings by nationally renowned poets such as W.S. Merwin, Gary […]

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3D Printing Open House & Demo | Albright Memorial Library

Join us on April 8 or April 22 for our 3D Printing Open House and Demo from 2-5pm. Come learn about how 3D printers work, what can be created, and see a live demo of our new 3D printer, the Lulzbot Taz 6. The Demo will be held on the lower level of the Children’s […]

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Poetry Series by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library | Albright Memorial Library

We’re kicking off National Poetry Month in April with a closer look into the Friends of the Scranton Public Library’s Poetry Series. This series includes video recordings of various poets reading their poems in front of a live audience. They have been recorded to give future audiences’ the chance to see them time and time […]

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“A Street Cat Named Bob” Movie To Screen Thursday, April 20th at 6:30 PM | Albright Memorial Library

Scranton Public Library will be hosting a special screening of the 2016 film A Street Cat Named Bob on Thursday, April 20th at 6:30 PM.  The film will be shown in the Community Room, located in the basement of the Lackawanna County Children’s Library.  The screening is handicapped accessible. Based on the international bestselling book, […]

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GAR Civil War Museum to Co-Host Free Exhibit with Library | Albright Memorial Library

In honor of Abraham Lincoln, the Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum and Library will be co-hosting a free exhibit for children and teens ages 9-18 on Saturday, April 29 at 1:00 PM. Guests will have the museum exclusively to themselves as they explore and learn more about the Civil War with museum […]

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April Maker Monday Sessions | Albright Memorial Library

Save the Date! There is a great line of informative Maker Mondays in April at the Albright Memorial Library.  All Maker Monday sessions take place in the Community Room located in the the basement of the Lackawanna County Children’s Library, 520 Vine St. in Scranton. Stroke Prevention on Monday, April 3rd at 7 pm Join […]

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Women’s History Month | Albright Memorial Library

  March is Women’s History Month! Discover the amazing contributions made by women locally, nationally and globally! Staff have created a few book lists to help you launch your exploration of Women’s History Month.  Share your book suggestions in the comments below.    Call Me Kate: Meeting the Molly Maguires by Molly Roe Coming of […]

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President’s Day Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Holmes Branch Library will be closed on Monday, February 20th for President’s Day. Library Express will be open from 10 am to 5 pm.

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