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Friends of the Scranton Public Library Book Sale | Albright Memorial Library

The Friends of the Scranton Public Library will host a used book sale, beginning Tuesday, June 6 through Sunday, June 11. The sale will take place outside of Crunch Fitness at the Marketplace at Steamtown. It is handicapped accessible. The book sale will include a wide selection of fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, audio books, DVDs, […]

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Summer Reading Club 2017! | Children's Library

Summer Reading Club 2017 at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library June 12th- August 4th For children birth through 12 years old. Visit the Lackawanna County Children’s Library starting June 12, 2017 to register for the reading club. And all you have to do is read and log 10 library books by August 4, 2017. Books […]

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Thank you! | Albright Memorial Library

On behalf of the Swingin’ on Vine Planning Committee and the Scranton Public Library family, we’d like thank everyone who was able to join us for our annual Swingin’ On Vine Fundraiser on Friday, May 26th. The event was a great success and fun was had by all. We’d like to thank our sponsors as […]

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Summer Learning Kick-Off: Raptors Rule! | Children's Library

Lackawanna County Children’s Library Presents Raptors Rule! Birds of prey from the Endless Mountains Nature Center Get up close and personal with three LIVE raptors: a falcon, an owl, and a hawk during this fun and informative program. Meet some of the local birds of prey from northeast Pennsylvania. Adaptations, niches, the food chain, habitats, […]

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Memorial Day Weekend Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

Friday, May 26th Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closing at 2 pm for the Swingin’ On Vine Fundraiser.  Memorial Day Weekend Hours: Saturday, May 27th and Sunday, May 28th Library Express will be open. Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch will be closed. Monday, May […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: The Magic of Sharks! | Children's Library

The Magic of Sharks Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Don’t miss this magical undersea adventure with Steve the Magician! Learn why Steve says the Whitetip Shark is the most magical shark in the ocean, and be amazed by a special treasure chest filled with  things that are “more dangerous than a […]

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Swingin’ on Vine 2017! | Albright Memorial Library

Get your ticket today! May 26th from 5 to 8 pm Our 8th annual Swingin’ On Vine for the Albright Memorial Library is a block party that takes place in front of the Library on the 500 block on Vine St. in downtown Scranton. This year’s event is on Friday, May 26, 2017 from 5-8 […]

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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 Backyard Ale […]

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Family Story Time- CANCELLED | Children's Library

Family Story Time has been cancelled for tonight, but Ms. Jenny will be hosting our One Book Every Young Child celebration featuring the book, Daniel Finds A Poem, on Thursday night at 6 PM! Features stories, songs, activities, and lots of fun! Hope to see you there!  

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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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