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Memorial Day Weekend Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

Friday, May 26th 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 27th and Sunday, May 28th 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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Swingin’ on Vine 2017! | Albright Memorial Library

Get your ticket today! May 26th from 5 to 8 pm Our 8th annual Swingin’ On Vine for the Albright Memorial Library is a block party that takes place in front of the Library on the 500 block on Vine St. in downtown Scranton. This year’s event is on Friday, May 26, 2017 from 5-8 […]

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Program Survey: Lincoln Center Performances | Albright Memorial Library

Which performance from Lincoln Center should the Library screen next? Let us know by taking our brief 3 question survey! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7NYY3HV Through a generous partnership between the Albright Memorial Library and Lincoln Center, our patrons can watch some of Lincoln Center’s finest performances! From ballet to opera and even pop/rock singers, Lincoln Center has something […]

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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 Backyard Ale […]

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Periodicals Room is Closed on Thursday May 11th | Albright Memorial Library

The Periodicals Room in the Reference Department of Scranton Public Library will be closed all day on Thursday May 11th.  The room will re-open on Friday May 12th at 9am.  Printing and microfilm machines will be available.

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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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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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