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Scranton Libraries Closed Due to Weather |

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be closed today, February 12th, due to the weather. Library Express will be closing at noon.

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Employment Opportunity at the Scranton Public Library- Business Manager |

SCRANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY BUSINESS MANAGER Summary: The position provides oversight of financials (accounting, accounts receivable and payable, statement preparation, and payroll), while also helping in strategic and tactical matters as they relate to budget management. The Business Manager reports to the CEO and collaborates with library directors and department managers by overseeing all aspects of […]

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Lackawanna County Children’s Library Closing Feb. 15 – Feb. 27 |

The Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closing on Friday, February 15, 2019 to restore and treat the hardwood flooring along with the customized artwork depicting Scranton landmarks. We expect the Children’s Library to remain closed through February 27, 2019. This will be the first of several upgrades that will occur through 2019 including renovation […]

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Scranton Library Holiday Hours |

The Scranton Public Library locations will operate on the following hours this holiday season: Sunday, December 23rd  Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library & Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be Closed, but Library Express will be open from  11 am to 5 pm. Monday, December 24th Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library […]

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Shop Black Friday Deals While Supporting the Scranton Public Library |

This Black Friday, you can score some great deals on Amazon while supporting the Scranton Public Library.  When you shop through Amazon Smile, Amazon donates 0.5% of your purchase to the Library. Amazon Smile gives you the same great deals as Amazon.com. Click on the link below to be directed right to the Amazon Smile website […]

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Scranton Libraries’ Thanksgiving Holiday Hours |

  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 |

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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Veterans Day Hours |

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 |

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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List of Austin Burke Artwork Up for Auction |

For over 2 decades, local painter and fine artist Austin Burke has been capturing the unique beauty of Scranton, Lackawanna County, and many places during his travels. Here is a list of artwork that will be up for auction on Thursday, October 11 at 6:00 PM, here at the Albright Memorial Library. Reserve Your Auction Tickets […]

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