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September 24th is National Voter Registration Day | Albright Memorial Library

 Tuesday, September 24th is National Voter Registration Day.  Stop by the Albright Memorial Library to pick up a registration form.  The last day to register to vote in the 2019 election is October 7th. Can’t make it or want to register another day?  You can register online, find your polling location, your voter registration status […]

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Celebrate Constitution Day on September 17! | Albright Memorial Library

Celebrate Constitution Day, next Tuesday, September 17, at the Albright Memorial Library! Everyone who completes a Constitution Day word search or crossword puzzle will be entered to win a $20 Library Express Bookstore gift card. 

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Live Your Best Life with Chronic Conditions Workshop Coming this October | Albright Memorial Library

United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA and Geisinger health and wellness are offering a six-week program for those who have chronic or long-term conditions. This interactive group is open to the public and available at no cost. Participants 18 years or older meet once a week to learn how to improve their health. Caregivers, friends, and […]

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Employment Opportunity- Reference Department Senior Clerk | Albright Memorial Library

There is a part-time Senior Library Clerk position available in the Reference Department at the Albright Memorial Library. The candidate must function well in a busy environment and enjoy working with the public. Candidate must be computer literate, Internet-savvy, and able to provide accurate answers to a variety of in-person, on-line and telephone queries. Teamwork […]

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Cinderella’s Closet of NEPA Donation Collection | Albright Memorial Library

Help young women find affordable prom attire by donating your gently-used gowns, dresses, and accessories to Cinderella’s Closet of NEPA. Representatives from Cinderella’s Closet will be visiting the Albright Memorial Library in the Henkelman Room on Saturday, September 21 from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

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Labor Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be closed on Sunday, September 1st and Monday, September 2nd in celebration of Labor Day.  These locations will reopen on Tuesday, September 3rd.   Library Express will be open 11 am to 5 pm on Sunday, September 1st and Monday, September […]

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Country Music Film by Ken Burns Preview Screening | Albright Memorial Library

Johnny Cash. George Jones. Garth Brooks. Keith Urban. Emmylou Harris. All of these stars are creators of the uniquely American art form called county music. Starting September 15 on PBS, Ken Burns’ 16-hour documentary Country Music explores the history of this vibrant music telling the stories of the legendary characters who shaped it; Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, […]

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August Wednesday Movie Matinees at Albright to Feature “The Public” “Little” and “Long Shot” | Albright Memorial Library

Scranton Public Library has announced the films being screened in August for the Wednesday Movie Matinees.  All screenings will be held Wednesday afternoons at 2 PM in the Henkelman Room, located on the second floor of Scranton Public Library.  All screenings are handicapped accessible. Click on the dates below for more information: Wednesday, August 14th  […]

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“Stars From Scranton” Film Series Wednesday Nights in August at Scranton Public Library | Albright Memorial Library

Wednesday nights in August, Scranton Public Library will be presenting a weekly classic film series featuring “Stars From Scranton”.  These five classic films from the Golden Age of Hollywood feature actors who were from Scranton, Pennsylvania–legends such as Lizabeth Scott, Gloria Jean and Allan Jones. All screenings are free with a library card and will […]

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James D. Hill 5K to Benefit the Scranton Public Library | Albright Memorial Library

The James D. Hill 5K Run to Read will take place on Saturday, August 3 starting at 9:00 am at the Lackawanna River Heritage Trail on Olive Street in Scranton. A portion of the proceeds from the race will benefit the James D. Hill Memorial Fund at the Scranton Public Library which helps to purchase […]

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