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Second Sunday with Friends: Magician Ran’D Shine | Children's Library

Ran’D Shine —See the magic at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library! Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Ran’D considers magic as much more than just entertainment. He wants to expand your mind . . . get you to look at things from a different angle . . . and explore a bit […]

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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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Girls Who Code Clubs to Start October 3rd | Children's Library

The Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be hosting two Girls Who Code Workshops starting Thursday, October 3rd.  This free 10 week club teaches students in grade 3rd-5th and 6th-12th the basics of computer science, coding basics and fosters a sisterhood of sisterhood of supportive peers and role models, and use Computer Science to change the world. […]

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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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Summer Quest at the Children’s Library ends today! | Children's Library

Summer Quest ends today! Please return all Summer Quest booklets by August 11th to receive your SQ Dance Party invitation! Raffle baskets winners will be announced during the party on Monday, August 12th. You must be present to win!

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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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Second Sunday with Friends: Rob Smith, Juggler Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library | Children's Library

Magic and Ice Cream!!!!! What can be better at the library!  Prepare to be dazzled! Juggler, Rob Smith, will flawlessly juggle five balls, clubs, fire torches,and rings, not to mention flying knives and a chainsaw! All with razor-sharp accuracy! After the show, enjoy some nice, cold ice-cream generously provided by Fidelity Bank of Scranton.Thank you Michelle […]

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Memorial Day Weekend Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

Friday, May 24th Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closing at 2 pm for the Swingin’ On Vine Fundraiser.  Memorial Day Weekend Hours: Saturday, May 25th and Sunday, May 26th Library Express will be open 10 am to 8 pm on Saturday and 11 am to 5 pm on Sunday. Albright Memorial […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Out of this World Magic Show with Steve Woyce | Children's Library

Get ready to Blast Off with Magician and Family Entertainer Steve Woyce for “The Out of This World Magic Show” for Summer 2019. Audience volunteers will help Steve make the Moon Disappear, meet a forgetful librarian from a distant planet, and help Saturn Sam blast into outer space!  Packed with tons of audience participation, this […]

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Chem4Kids @ the Lackawanna County Children’s Library | Children's Library

Learn how to be a scientist with the chemistry students from the University of Scranton. This chemistry program is designed for children in grades 2-6. The instructors will introduce basic concepts of chemistry in a fun, non-threatening way. You will be making elephant toothpaste, helium balloon, dissolving a paper cup in acetone, melting a gummy bear, […]

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