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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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New from the Children’s Library! Parent Portal | Children's Library

Zoom Virtual Event Whether it’s homeschooling, virtual, or hybrid schooling, Ms. Angela is here to help! Using her educational background, Ms. Angela will be available to answer your questions and work through any challenges you may have this school year. Tuesdays,  from 5-7 PM For parents will children in grades Pre-K to 6. This will […]

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Novel Thoughts for September: “New Kid” by Jerry Craft | Children's Library

Novel Thoughts! Our September selection is the graphic novel, “New Kid” by Jerry Craft. This 2020 Newbery Medal and 2020 Coretta Scott King Book award winner is a timely and honest graphic novel about starting over at a new school where diversity is low and the struggle to fit in is real. Seventh-grader Jordan Banks […]

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Resources for Scranton School District Distance Learning | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton School District has resources available via their website to aid students and parents during the upcoming school year.  Announcements, tutorials and access to class information can be found via their website. Scranton School District Website-https://www.scrsd.org/ Scranton School District Distance Learning Portal- https://sites.google.com/ssdedu.org/ssderportal/home?authuser=0   Principal Ardestani from the John Whittier Elementary has recorded  Youtube […]

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Sidewalk Book Sale To Benefit the Scranton Public Library- NEW DATE | Albright Memorial Library

THE FRIENDS OF THE SCRANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL BE HOLDING A SIDEWALK BOOK SALE:  SEPTEMBER 12, 2020 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM LOCATED AT THE SCRANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY, 500 VINE STREET. BOOKS  *  CDs  *  DVDs  *  Audio Books Browse a selection of materials for all ages Prices range from $0.25 to $3.00 Masks and […]

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Novel Thoughts! | Children's Library

Zoom Virtual Event Children’s Library: This summer we will be talking about two popular books, Hilo: the Boy who Crashed to Earth and Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library. July 16, 23, 30 @10:30 AM: Hilo: The Boy who Crashed to Earth, written by Judd Winick, is a great graphic novel that brings together an affecting story […]

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Virtual Community Rooms Available at the Scranton Public Library | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library is now offering free virtual meeting rooms via Zoom to local businesses, community organizations, and governmental entities. This service is funded by a grant from the Scranton Area Foundation in response to the COVID-19 crisis. “We all learned during COVID-19 that, for the work of our organizations and businesses to continue, […]

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Scranton Public Library Job Posting- Technical Processing Clerk | Albright Memorial Library

Summary: The Scranton Public Library is looking for a Technical Processing Clerk to work in the Technical Services Department located at the Silkman House, 2006 N. Main Ave., Scranton, PA 18508.  The Technical Processing Clerk shall be responsible for the timely physical preparation of library materials in accordance with current Technical Services standards and procedures. […]

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