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Second Sunday with Friends: Reading with Reptiles from Clyde Peelings Reptiland | Children's Library

Enter the fascinating world of Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland with this interactive story time featuring LIVE rainforest animals! Sponsored by the Friends of the Scranton Public Library. Nowhere on earth can a greater diversity of life forms be found than in the tropical rainforests that straddle the equator. Plants and animals are disappearing at an alarming […]

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Mother Goose Program Cancelled | Children's Library

January 7, 2019- Due to the weather, Mother Goose will be cancelled.

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Second Sunday with Friends: The Dining Car Mystery with Steve, the Magic Conductor | Children's Library

Our First Friends of the Library program for 2019! Join Magic Conductor Steve for an exciting railroad adventure! Search for clues to solve the mystery, all while laughing and learning!  Visit the active train table on display in our lobby.  The new train table is on loan through the generosity of Scranton resident, Jim Loven […]

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Scranton Library Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Scranton Public Library locations will operate on the following hours this holiday season: Sunday, December 23rd  Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library & Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be Closed, but Library Express will be open from  11 am to 5 pm. Monday, December 24th Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library […]

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Ugly Sweater Open Mic Night @ the Children’s Library | Children's Library

Do you own a crazy holiday sweater? Have a special talent too? Wear your favorite ugly sweater and join our holiday edition open-mic night! Kids ages 8-14, of all levels and abilities, are welcome to perform. Invite your families and friends to come join in the audience! Lackawanna County Children’s Library 520 Vine Street, Scranton, […]

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Shop Black Friday Deals While Supporting the Scranton Public Library | Albright Memorial Library

This Black Friday, you can score some great deals on Amazon while supporting the Scranton Public Library.  When you shop through Amazon Smile, Amazon donates 0.5% of your purchase to the Library. Amazon Smile gives you the same great deals as Amazon.com. Click on the link below to be directed right to the Amazon Smile website […]

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Scranton Libraries’ Thanksgiving Holiday Hours | Albright Memorial Library

  The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and Nancy Kay Holmes Library will close early at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, November 21. Library Express will be open 10:00 am – 8:00 pm. All library branches and the Bookmobile will be closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 22. All locations will be open on Friday, […]

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Adjusted hours for Scranton Libraries | Albright Memorial Library

Library Express will be opening at 12 noon today, Friday, November 16th The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library,  and Nancy Kay Holmes will be CLOSED.

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Second Sunday with Friends: Birds of Prey | Children's Library

The Friends of the Scranton Public Library are sponsoring this extremely popular family program. Bill Streeter from the Delaware Valley Raptor Center will be showing several of his beautiful birds of prey. Learn about adaptations, the food chain, habits and bird characteristics. A great opportunity for children and family to see these beautiful birds up close! Join us Sunday, November […]

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Veterans Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

In honor of Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11th, the Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closed. Library Express will be open from 11 am to 5 pm. We will be open on Monday, November 12th regular hours.

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