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We’re Hiring! Part-time & Full-Time Positions Available | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library is looking to hire for several positions. Part-time Clerk at Library Express Bookstore Part-time Student Assistant in the Circulation Department of the Albright Memorial Library Part-time Clerk in the Circulation Department of the Albright Memorial Library Part-time Student Assistant at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library Full-time District Delivery Van Driver To […]

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Danger Club: Crazy Crayons | Children's Library

What do you do with old, broken crayons? Take the paper off, break them up even more, and melt them into crazy molds to make new crayons! Is it  chemical reaction or physical? We provide the crayons, you make and keep the new ones! For Grades: 3 and up Thursday, May 19, 2022, at 6:00 […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Oceans of Possibilities | Children's Library

Using our imaginations, we will explore the depths of the oceans through songs interactive, activities, and a musical story about bullying. Music Play Patrol introduces children to the world of music, one song and activity at a time! This program is graciously sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library  Sunday, May 8, 2022, […]

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Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Launch Party | Children's Library

Join the staff members of  the Lackawanna County Library System libraries to celebrate the launch of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in Lackawanna County. Featuring the Scranton Cultural Center’s Youth Theater Program performing songs from the Wizard of Oz  PLUS stories, songs, take-home crafts, and ice cream from Fidelity Bank! And sign your child up for Dolly […]

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PA One Book: Saturday by Oge Mora | Children's Library

In this heartfelt and universal story, a mother and daughter look forward to their special Saturday routine together every single week. But this Saturday, one thing after another goes wrong–ruining storytime, salon time, picnic time, and the puppet show they’d been looking forward to going to all week. Mom is nearing a meltdown…until her loving […]

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Novel Thoughts: Hatchet by Gary Paulsen | Children's Library

Designed to engage children in grades 3-6, Novel Thoughts introduces a variety of literature and involves children in activities that coincide with each session provided. We carefully select from classic stories, fables, popular series, graphic novels, and comics. Children benefit from the literary experience as well as the interactive participation incorporated into each session. Tuesdays, […]

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Scranton Public Library Plans Celebration for National Library Week | Albright Memorial Library

SCRANTON – National Library Week will take place April 3 through April 9 this year, and the Scranton Public Library will have special events, raffles, and giveaways to celebrate with library visitors. The Albright Memorial Library at 500 Vine Street will have events every day including a MakerSpace demonstration on Thursday evening at 6 p.m. […]

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Second Sunday with Friends: Explore Predators- Now Unlimited Seating! | Children's Library

The Electric City Aquarium and Reptile Den will bring along some of their sharp-toothed residents! Meet live apex reptiles, and discover how these large reptiles hunt and capture prey in the wild! Sunday, March 13, 2022, at 2:00 PM Recommended For Ages: 4 and up   Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine St., Scranton, PA […]

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Little Builder’s Party! at the Children’s Library | Children's Library

Children will use their imaginations to build amazing structures while practicing socialization and cooperation. The Little Builders will use a variety of age appropriate block and manipulatives to design, create, and build. And knock down! Parent participation highly encouraged!  Tuesday,  March 1st, 8, 15, 22, and 29 at 6PM     For ages 3 -8 […]

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Scranton Locations Closed 1/9 due to weather conditions. | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and Library Express are all closed today, Sunday, January 9th due to the weather conditions.

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