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Scranton Libraries’ Thanksgiving Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

  The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and Nancy Kay Holmes Library will close early at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, November 21. Library Express will be open 10:00 am – 8:00 pm. All library branches and the Bookmobile will be closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 22. All locations will be open on Friday, […]

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Adjusted hours for Scranton Libraries | Albright Memorial Library

Library Express will be opening at 12 noon today, Friday, November 16th The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library,  and Nancy Kay Holmes will be CLOSED.

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Second Sunday with Friends: Birds of Prey | Children's Library

The Friends of the Scranton Public Library are sponsoring this extremely popular family program. Bill Streeter from the Delaware Valley Raptor Center will be showing several of his beautiful birds of prey. Learn about adaptations, the food chain, habits and bird characteristics. A great opportunity for children and family to see these beautiful birds up close! Join us Sunday, November […]

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Veterans Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

In honor of Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11th, the Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closed. Library Express will be open from 11 am to 5 pm. We will be open on Monday, November 12th regular hours.

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Library Hours for Election Day, November 6 | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and the Nancy Kay Holmes Library will be closed in observation of Election Day, Tuesday, November 6.

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Second Sunday with Friends: Amazing Birds of Prey | Children's Library

Once again the Friends of the Scranton Public Library are sponsoring this extremely popular family program. Bill Streeter from the Delaware Valley Raptor Center will be showing several of his beautiful birds of prey. Learn about adaptations, the food chain, habits and bird characteristics. A great opportunity for homeschoolers. Join us Sunday, November 18, 2018 @ 2:00PM     Lackawanna […]

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Fringe Festival: Playing Shakespeare: an acting workshop for youth | Children's Library

PLAYING SHAKESPEARE: AN ACTING WORKSHOP FOR YOUTH                             RATED PG| 90 MINUTES Participants choose a speech or a scene from one of Shakespeare’s plays (texts provided) and with exercises, costumes, and props, each participant will create a short scene to be shared with others. Join […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Bat Chat! @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Families are cordially invited to attend the Second Sunday with Friends bat program.  Visit with real bats and  learn about how valuable they are to our environment. Thank you to the Friends of the Scranton Public Library for sponsoring this wonderful program from the Carbon County Environmental Education Center. Join us Sunday, October 14th, 2018 @ 2:00 PM Lackawanna County […]

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Fringe Festival Open Mic Night at the Children’s Library | Children's Library

TWEEN OPEN MIC NIGHT The Lackawanna County Children’s Library will host its premier Scranton Fringe Festival Tween Open Mic Night for teens and kids 8 through 14 on Friday, September 28 @ 6PM. Scranton is a town of great talent and talent which begins with the young! The Children’s Library will showcase the talented young people […]

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Website Maintenance on Wednesday, September 19th | Abington Community Library

The My Account and Catalog features of the website will be unavailable starting Wednesday, September 19th starting at 9 pm for software maintenance.  My Account and Catalog features should be back online by morning.

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