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Make Back to School a Breeze with Tutor.com | Albright Memorial Library

Back to School season is upon us, and we have the tools you need to make the grade! Tutor.com is the #1 online resource for homework help, and it is completely FREE with your LCLS library card. Tutor.com provides free online sessions with real tutors in English, Social Studies, Math, and Science. The website is […]

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Everhart Museum on the Road presents an art-based workshop inspired by the book, “Secrets of Animal Camouflage.” | Children's Library

Everhart Museum on the Road presents an art-based workshop inspired by the book, “Secrets of Animal Camouflage” by Carron Brown and Wesley Robins. After reading the book, the Everhart staff will help students explore animal camouflage through a hands-on activities. Friday, August 17, 2018 from 2 PM – 3 PM For Grades K-2 only, as requested by […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Rob Smith, Juggler! | Children's Library

Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Prepare to be dazzled! Juggler, Rob Smith, will flawlessly juggle five balls, clubs, fire torches, and rings, not to mention flying knives and a chainsaw! All with razor sharp accuracy! For Families Sunday, August 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, […]

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Scranton’s Pop-Up Library | Albright Memorial Library

Let the Library Come to You! The Scranton Public Library will be visiting three locations in Scranton with our Pop-Up Library! Locations & Dates: Scranton Co-Op Farmer’s Market: 12-3 PM; every Wednesday, July through October 3 Citizens Savings Bank (Wyoming Ave.): 11:00 am – 2:00 pm; every 4th Friday of the Month, July through October. […]

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game! | Children's Library

Join us tomorrow, Friday July 13th,  for a special visit from a Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders baseball player * at the Children’s Library.The player will read a short story, take photos, and sign autographs for the children. The families and library thank PNC Bank for sponsoring this event. Friday, July, 13th, 2018 Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, […]

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Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Player Appearance | Children's Library

Get ready for a special visit from a Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders baseball player * at the Children’s Library on Friday, July 13th . The player will read a short story, take photos, and sign autographs for the children. For families and children of all ages. Friday July 13th, 2018 at 11:00 AM Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine […]

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Scranton Libraries Closed for Independence Day | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Nancy Kay Holmes Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and Library Express will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observation of Independence Day. Have a happy 4th of July!

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Second Sunday with Friends: Sharks Rock! Magic of Sharks Part II! | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents Sharks Rock! The Magic of Sharks Part II! with Steve Woyce. Sharks Rock! is a shark-themed magic show that is both entertaining and educational. The audience will help Magician Steve Woyce make the magic happen as they learn mazing shark facts in this high energy comedy magic show. Volunteers will […]

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Djembe, African Drum Circle@the Children’s Library | Children's Library

Second Sunday with Friends presents Djembe, African Drum Circle. Sponsored through the generosity of the Friends of the Scranton Public  Library. You’ll be moving and dancing to the beat! with Learn Listen Play, a mobile education program. Learn about African drumming and play an authentic African djembe! During the session, children will play hand drums, […]

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Happy Anniversary! | Albright Memorial Library

On this day in 1893, the Scranton Public Library opened the Albright Memorial Library building.  In celebration of our 125th Anniversary please enjoy a reading of the letter John. J. Albright wrote to the  Scranton Board of Trade by Scranton Public Library Executive Director Jack Finnerty.  This letter was the catalyst for establishing the first […]

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