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Nancy Kay Holmes Branch- Closed due to heating issue | Albright Memorial Library

The Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library in Scranton is closed today, Monday, November 30th due to a heating issue in the building.   Please check back for a reopening date.

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Holiday Stories from the Scranton Public Library | Albright Memorial Library

December is a time for celebration for many cultures and religious groups. The staff at the Scranton Public Library will be sharing stories celebrating Bodhi Day, Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and Eastern Orthodox Christmas. All stories will be prerecorded and shared on the Library’s Facebook pages. Save the dates below to view these stories […]

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Pennie: An educational session on the Pennsylvania Insurance Marketplace | Albright Memorial Library

Join the Albright Memorial Library for an educational session on how to use the new Pennsylvania insurance marketplace, Pennie.  Zachary Sherman, Pennie’s Executive Director, will be guiding attendees in this virtual educational session related to health insurance, dental insurance, the Pennsylvania marketplace, financial assistance, and topics related to the Affordable Care Act. Pennie’s open enrollment […]

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Winter Loan Program @ The Albright Memorial Library | Albright Memorial Library

We know that snowy weather and other concerns may prevent you from visiting the library in the next few weeks. The Scranton Public Library is now offering a Winter Loan Program. From November 2020-February 2021 borrow 20 or more items and your materials will not be due back for 6 weeks. Mention at checkout (Or […]

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Thanksgiving Holiday Hours for Scranton Library locations | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and the Nancy Kay Holmes Library will close at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 25. Library Express Bookstore will be open 11:00 am – 7:00 pm. All Scranton Public Library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 26 for Thanksgiving. Black Friday Deals at Library Express Bookstore […]

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Black Friday Deals at Library Express Bookstore | Albright Memorial Library

Library Express Bookstore will open at 9:00 am on Friday, November 27. Find deals on new and used books, literary gifts, mugs, tote bags, calendars, journals, and novelty stocking stuffers! Stay tuned for information on special Black Friday deals at Library Express!

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Scranton Public Library- Employment Opportunity- Van Driver | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library is seeking applications for a Van Driver. Position:  Van Driver Type:  Full Time Location:  Scranton Public Library Position Description JOB TITLE: Van Driver DEPARTMENT: District Library Center CLASSIFICATION: D REPORT TO: District Consultant STATUS: Full Time – 35 hours per week BARGAINING UNIT: Yes DATE POSTED:  11/19/2020 Summary: This position provides safe, efficient, and […]

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Recipes from the Lackawanna Valley Digital Archives (Series: Week 3) | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library has a collection of church and community cookbooks that have been digitized for use on the Lackawanna Valley Digital Archives. Through November and December, a member of the SPL staff will be baking a recipe of their choice each week. These recipes span side dishes, main courses, and deserts. We encourage […]

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Library Express Closed 11/17 and 11/18 | Albright Memorial Library

Today, November 17th, we learned that one of our staff was in close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19. The contact did not occur in the library. We are therefore temporarily closing Library Express for deep-cleaning. When we reopen on Thursday, November 19th at 11 am, we will continue our practice of screening […]

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This Week’s Virtual Computer Lab Classes | Albright Memorial Library

The computer lab’s online schedule this week is: Monday – Word Tuesday – Excel Wednesday – Game Night Thursday – PowerPoint All sessions are held from 7-8PM and are free! Looking for one on one assistance? We offer Zoom virtual tech help most afternoons and evenings. To register for a class or make an appointment […]

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