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Scranton Public Library’s Music Collection [Tales from the Albright] | Albright Memorial Library

On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Alyssa and Scott discuss the history of the music collection at the Scranton Public Library. We also discover the official theme song of Scranton, “Scranton Town”, along with another song “Steamtown USA” both written by local musician Michael Giannetta. A third song titled “S-C-R-A-N-T-O-N” is also discussed. […]

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We’re Hiring! Part-Time Circulation Clerk | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library is looking to hire a part-time Circulation Clerk. To see a full job description and apply, click the link below. https://secure3.entertimeonline.com/ta/S9674.careers?CareersSearch For questions regarding employment opportunities, please contact Human Resources Manager Laura Hendricks at (570) 3480-3000 ext. 3043.

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Book Discussion: So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed, Part II [Tales from the Albright] | Albright Memorial Library

On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Briana and Alyssa finish their discussion about So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson. They discuss the origins of the theory of group madness, the concept of radical honesty, and shaming feedback loops that are found in the book. We hope you enjoy!   To listen […]

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We’re Hiring! Part-Time Positions at Scranton Public Library | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library is looking to fill two part-time positions. To see a full job description and apply, click the links below. Maintenance Technician  – Apply Here Circulation Clerk for Albright Memorial Library – Apply Here For questions regarding employment opportunities, please contact Human Resources Manager Laura Hendricks at (570) 3480-3000 ext. 3043.

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North Pocono Public Library [Tales from the Albright] | Albright Memorial Library

On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Alyssa discusses the history of the North Pocono Public Library with Justine and Chris. Chris and Justine provide insight into the every day workings of the library and their own experiences. They also discuss the ongoing and ever expanding garden project at the North Pocono Public Library. […]

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Chop Out Hunger | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library has partnered with Child Hunger Outreach Partners, an organization that is determined to eliminate childhood hunger in the United States. The Lackawanna County Library System is now participating in CHOP’s Backpack Program, a free program consisting of a pre-packed bag of nutritious food and snacks to be taken home and prepared. As […]

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Chickens, Larceny, and Tattoos [Tales from the Albright] | Albright Memorial Library

We are back after an unexpected break! On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Briana and Alyssa discuss three mugshots from the Department of Public Safety Collection. They discuss Joseph Whitney, who tried to use a forged check, before discussing two chicken thieves, Charles Sower and Patrick Rogan. Briana and Alyssa end the episode […]

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Library Express Early Closing-7/26 | Albright Memorial Library

Library Express Bookstore will close at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26, 2022.

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Scranton Public Library To Host 2 Free Screenings of The Trouble With Cali | Albright Memorial Library

Scranton Public Library will be presenting two free screenings of The Trouble With Cali–Saturday, July 30th at 2 PM and Wednesday, August 3rd at 6 PM–in the Henkelman Room. Registration is required for either screening, and seating is limited.   You can register: 1. Online at www.albright.org 2. By calling 570-348-3000 3. Scanning the QR […]

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Shoplifting Trio [Tales from the Albright] | Albright Memorial Library

On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Jess and Alyssa discuss a shoplifting ring that took place across Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, and Pittston. Myra Brown and Edith Connell, worked with Annie Bachman to steal numerous items from stores in all three places. We hope you enjoy!   To listen to this podcast please use the […]

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