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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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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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Scranton School District Proposed Budget | Albright Memorial Library

Scranton School District Proposed Budget is available for review. Click to download the proposed

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Veterans Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

In honor of Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11th, the Albright Memorial Library, Nancy Kay Holmes Branch, and Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closed. Library Express will be open from 11 am to 7 pm.  

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Novel Thoughts: Just Plain Fancy | Children's Library

Join us as we talk about Patricia Polacco’s book, Just Plain Fancy. Naomi lives with her farming family in an Amish village in Pennsylvania. As part of her household chores, Naomi looks after the chickens with her little sister, Ruth. One day Naomi and Ruth find an abandoned egg near the road. Naomi decides this special […]

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Trick or Treat at the Children’s Library | Children's Library

Trick-or-Treat at the Children’s Library! Also stop by the Albright Library to show off your costumes for another treat! Drop-by in costume for a grab-&-go treat! 1-3 PM     All Ages No Contact | Free | Masks are required      

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Employment Opportunity for Part Time Clerk our Library Express location | Albright Memorial Library

There is a part-time position at the Scranton Public Library’s book store/library, Library Express.  Library Express is located in the Marketplace at Steamtown. Must have strong customer service skills, enjoy people and work well with all ages. Flexibility in availability is essential. The schedule includes nights and weekends. The weekly schedule is approximately 10-15 hours […]

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Boscov’s Friends Helping Friends Fundraiser Returns this October | Albright Memorial Library

Boscov’s annual Friends Helping Friends fundraiser will return October 14 & 15, but will work a little differently this time. Instead of purchasing a $5 ticket with a 20% discount, all you need to do is mention the Friends of the Scranton Public Library when you shop online or in-store. You’ll receive 20% off your […]

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