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We Have Tax Forms! | Albright Memorial Library

We have received some tax forms that are on display in the lobby of the Lackawanna County Children’s Library. These include the PA 40 form and instructions, PA Rent Rebate Form, Form 1040 and its instruction booklet and Form 1040EZ.  We have not received Form 1040A or the instructions booklet.  These should arrive in the […]

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Scranton Libraries Closed on Wed. Feb. 7th | Albright Memorial Library

The Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Nancy Kay Holmes, Library Express and Albright services in the Children’s Library will be CLOSED on Wednesday, February 7th due to the weather conditions

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Dr. Martin Luther King Day – Scranton Library Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2018 in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Day. Library Express will be opened from 10 am to 9 pm.   For more information and local events celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King […]

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Math and Science Summer Challenge! | Albright Memorial Library

Summer is here! Looking for a fun way to challenge your Math and Science skills over the summer vacation?  Try out Tutor.com’s Math Summer Challenges or try your hand at their Summer Science activities!   You can get additional practice in during the summer months via the Skills Center from Tutor. Summer Math Challenge 1-5 […]

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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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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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