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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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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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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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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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Valentine’s Day Activities at our Libraries | Albright Memorial Library

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with these fun activities and programs at our libraries. Library Express Bookstore Crafty Kids Club: Valentine’s Day Crab Saturday, February 11 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Join the Crafty Kids Club this Saturday as we make a Valentine’s Day Crab! For children of all ages. Lackawanna County Children’s Library Sunday Stories […]

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Free College Prep from Princeton Review | Albright Memorial Library

Available to Library Card Holders Here’s good news for high school students: The Princeton Review’s SAT and ACT Essentials is now available through tutor.com, the Library System’s online tutoring service. Princeton Review is one of the leading college prep services in the country. It’s SAT and ACT review courses are highly rated and can cost […]

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New Year’s Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and Nancy Kay Holmes Library will be closed Sunday, January 1 and Monday, January 2. Library Express Bookstore will be closed on Sunday, January 1.

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Bookmobile off the road | Albright Memorial Library

The Bookmobile will be off the road for required maintenance from Monday, December 19th until Tuesday, January 3rd. All items will be renewed until we are back on our regular schedule.  You can return items to any Lackawanna County Library System library of your choice. If you have any questions please call us at 570-348-3000.

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Holiday Book Buying Guide for Kids and Babies | Albright Memorial Library

Books are a great gift for all ages!  Here are some great suggestions from library staff members for Kids and Babies: Snuggle up with Mother Goose edited by Iona Opie and illustrated by Rosemary Wells. Lap reading with babies means sharing sweet verses like these beloved Mother Goose rhymes. Books and vibrant language are vitally […]

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