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Scranton Libraries Delayed Opening | Albright Memorial Library

The Lackawanna County Children’s Library with services for the Albright Memorial Library will be opening at 11 am today, Tuesday, January 17th due to the weather. Library Express will be opening at noon due to the weather.

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Second Sunday with Friends:Turtle Power! | Children's Library

Turtle Power! Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Don’t miss this wonderful  turtle show with Steve Woyce! The show will feature turtles and tortoises from around the world. You will learn where each species comes from and what they eat.  Children are not allowed to touch the turtles and tortoises  but real […]

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Dr. Martin Luther King Day – Scranton Library Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2018 in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Day. Library Express will be opened from 10 am to 9 pm.   For more information and local events celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King […]

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Polar Express at Children’s Library | Albright Memorial Library

Polar Express at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library is finally here! We have over 100 kids registered and we are super excited! There is a waiting list for the event and we will only be taking registrations until noon, so if you’re interested, give us a call at (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015. Ms. Angela does […]

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Holiday Hours for Scranton Libraries | Albright Memorial Library

Holiday Library Hours The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be closed Saturday, December 23 through Monday, December 25 and Sunday, December 31 through Monday, January 1, 2018 in observation of the holidays. Find last-minute holiday gifts at Library Express Bookstore!  Library Express Holiday Store Hours Saturday, December 23: 10:00 AM […]

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Junior Book Club for Beginning & Fluent Readers | Children's Library

For beginning and fluent readers, join Ms. Angela as we practice and improve reading skills in a fun, friendly, and informal setting! Audience: Grades K-3 Registration: Free and required. Call to register, (570) 348-3000 ext. 3015. In December, we will be reading The Keeping Quilt by Patricia Polacco.  “We will make a quilt to help […]

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First Friday: Children’s Library 30th Anniversary Open House | Children's Library

Celebrate thirty years in the Community! Please join the staff, friends, and supporters to celebrate our anniversary by attending the First Friday Open House. The event is free and open to guests of all ages. Special guests will include three of  the original artists who contributed pieces to the Lackawanna County Children’s Library;  Marshall Rumbaugh, Peg McDade, and Henry Fell. Also in attendance […]

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Albright Memorial Library Closing 11/27 through 12/31 | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library building will be closing on November 27, 2017 due to interior renovations. We expect the Library to remain closed through December 31, 2017. In preparation for the Albright Memorial Library’s 125th anniversary on June 1, 2018, the Library has undergone significant improvements over the last few years. In 2012, we installed […]

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Thanksgiving Holiday Hours for Scranton Libraries | Albright Memorial Library

Wednesday, November 22nd Closing at 5 pm- Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and Nancy Kay Holmes 10 am to 9 pm- Library Express Thanksgiving, November 23rd Closed- Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Library Express and Nancy Kay Holmes Friday, November 24th 8 am to 9 pm- Library Express 9 am to 6:00 pm- Albright Memorial Library 9 […]

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