Children’s Library

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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Lackawanna County Children’s Library 30th Anniversary | Children's Library

Thirty years ago in December, the Lackawanna County Children’s library opened. The former Christian Science Church was purchased by the county and renovated while keeping  the beauty and integrity of this historical building. The Lackawanna County Children’s Library will host an Open House on Friday, December 1, 2017 in celebration of their 30th anniversary. The […]

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Veterans Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

In honor of Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11th, the Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and the Nancy  Kay Holmes Branch Library will be closed.  Library Express will be open from 10 am to 5 pm.

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Election Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Nancy Kay Holmes will be closed for Election Day on Tuesday, November 7th. Our Library Express Branch and Bookstore location, located on the 2nd floor of the Marketplace at Steamtown, will be opened from 10 am to 9 pm.

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International Games Week in Scranton | Albright Memorial Library

Join us at the Scranton Public Library as we celebrate International Games Week with the following special programs: Monday October 30 – Tabletop Games 6-8PM in the Community Room, basement of the Lacakwanna County Children’s Library- RSVP There has never been a better time to get into tabletop gaming. Today’s tabletop games are vastly different […]

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S.T.E.A.M. Quest at the Children’s Library | Children's Library

S.T.E.A.M. Quest is a Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math based after school program exploring problem-solving skills through hands-on art and science based projects . STEAM QUEST Flier 2017 Over the course of 20 weeks, students will work under the direction of professional artists to brainstorm creative ways to solve problems using art, science and […]

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