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Children’s Book Week May 1-7 | Children's Library

Celebrate Children’s Book Week at the Library! We’ll be setting up a different fun activity every day May 1 – May 7 in our lobby. What is Children’s Book Week? Children’s Book Week is a cornerstone program of Every Child a Reader, a 501(c)(3) literacy charity dedicated to inspiring a lifelong love of reading in […]

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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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Second Sunday with Friends: The Wonder of Butterflies | Children's Library

The Wonders of Butterflies, sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Mari Gruber,  “The Butterfly Lady” will introduce children and adults to the wonders of butterflies and moths using puppets , songs, and costumes. Children have the opportunity to observe live caterpillars and butterflies. As a special Mother Day’s treat, the Bear Mountain  Butterfly […]

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Reptiles: the Beautiful and the Deadly sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library | Children's Library

Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland  Reptiles: the Beautiful and the Deadly introduces audiences to the fascinating world of turtles, crocodilians, lizards, and snakes. Join us this Sunday April 9, 2017 @ 2:00PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine St., Scranton, PA 18509 To register, call (570) 348-3000, ext. 3015 www.albright.org/childrens

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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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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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CHEM 4 KIDS @the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Learn how to be a scientist with  students from the University of Scranton Chemistry Club. This chemistry  program is designed for children in grades 2-6. The instructors will introduce basic concepts of chemistry in a fun, non-threatening way. Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 Registration is required.  To register, call (570) […]

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New Program! Cruise into Kindergarten | Children's Library

The Scranton Public Library takes its role in the early childhood community seriously. Children’s development in the years between birth and Kindergarten is impacted greatly by loving relationships and stimulating young minds through play. We acknowledge and support families as a child’s first teacher. Over the decades, the Lackawanna County Children’s Library has offered a […]

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Mystery Science @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Experience the excitement and fun of science with students from the University of Scranton’s Neuroscience Society & Health Professions Organization. Kids will create Oobleck, Squishy Circuits, Mystery Markers, and engage in mind games and optical illusions! Saturday, April 1st  from 10-11:30PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 Registration is required.  To […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Reptiles: Beautiful and Deadly @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Reptiles: the Beautiful and the Deadly                                                                               sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library           […]

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