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Daria’s World Music Jam-CANCELLED | Albright Memorial Library

Due to illness, today’s program has been cancelled. Daria and the staff at Children’s apologizes for any inconvenience.-Ms. Jenny

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Upcoming Social Justice Book Club Titles | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library’s Social Justice Book Club has selected the next three titles for discussion. Join us to discuss : The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas on Monday, July 9th at 6:30 pm “Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, Angie Thomas’s searing debut about an ordinary girl in extraordinary circumstances addresses issues of racism and police violence […]

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Required Summer Reading Lists! | Albright Memorial Library

Looking for your required summer reading lists? We’ve got you covered! Tips for getting your required reading done in time: 1. Start early- Don’t wait too long because books are in short supply the closer you get to the start of school. 2. Review the list- Check out the books that are on the list and pick […]

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Happy Anniversary! | Albright Memorial Library

On this day in 1893, the Scranton Public Library opened the Albright Memorial Library building.  In celebration of our 125th Anniversary please enjoy a reading of the letter John. J. Albright wrote to the  Scranton Board of Trade by Scranton Public Library Executive Director Jack Finnerty.  This letter was the catalyst for establishing the first […]

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Albright to close early on June 1st | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library will be closing at 4 pm on Friday, June 1, 2018.  The Reference department will be closing at 3 pm that day.  Computer services will be available in the Computer Lab from 3 to 5 pm.

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Thank You! | Albright Memorial Library

On behalf of the Swingin’ on Vine Planning Committee and the Scranton Public Library family, we’d like thank everyone who was able to join us for our annual Swingin’ On Vine Fundraiser on Friday, May 25th. The event was a great success and fun was had by all. We’d like to thank our sponsors as […]

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Memorial Day Weekend Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

Friday, May 25th 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 26th and Sunday, May 27th Library Express will be open. Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch will be closed. Monday, May […]

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Celebrate the Albright Memorial Library’s 125th anniversary during Swingin’ on Vine! | Albright Memorial Library

Celebrate the Albright Memorial Library’s 125th anniversary during Swingin’ on Vine! May 25th from 5 to 8 pm Mark your calendars and save the date! The Scranton Public Library’s annual Swingin’ on Vine block party and fundraiser will be on Friday, May 25 from 5-8 PM. Enjoy food from Scranton area restaurants, beer, wine, and […]

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Elevator is Available | Albright Memorial Library

The elevator service is available for patrons to use when entering the Albright Memorial Library. Thank you for your patience as we updated the carpeting for the elevator.

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Employment Opportunity at Albright Memorial Library | Albright Memorial Library

There is a part-time Library Clerk front-desk position available in the Adult Circulation Department of the Albright Memorial Library. Must have strong customer service skills, enjoy people and work well with all ages. As needed, this position is used to fill schedules in other departments, including the Bookmobile, Nancy Kay Holmes Branch and Library Express. […]

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