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Staff Ghost Stories (Tales from the Albright) | Albright Memorial Library

  On this week’s episode of Tales from the Albright, Jess, Laureen, and Alyssa discuss potential ghosts that haunt the Lackawanna County Children’s Library and the Albright Memorial Library. We talk about our personal experiences, and ghosts in general. We hope you enjoy! To listen to this podcast please use the following links: Apple | Google | Soundcloud | Spotify To […]

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Scranton Public Library Employment Opportunities | Albright Memorial Library

Two new job opportunities at the Scranton Public Library are available. A casual part-time Clerk at Library Express A casual part-time Children’s Programming Assistant at the Lackawanna County Children’s Library To apply for either of these jobs please click on the link below https://secure.entertimeonline.com/ta/S9674.careers?CareersSearch If you have questions you can contact Laura Hendricks, Human Resources […]

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Novel Thoughts: Gina, the Girl who Broke the World! | Children's Library

Hilo’s back! Introducing an exciting, brand new epic story arc starring Gina in the New York Times bestselling graphic novel series that kids and critics love! Hundreds of years ago, magic disappeared from Earth. At least…until now! Because suddenly, giant magical beings are appearing and only Gina can see them. Not to mention, Gina can […]

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Red Cross Blood Drive at the Albright Memorial Library | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library is excited to partner with the American Red Cross on October 18, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM to launch the first of what we hope will be many blood drives. We’ll be working together to give back to the community in a truly life-changing way since each donation we collect […]

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Drop-By Tech Table | Albright Memorial Library

Patrons are invited to bring their laptops, tablets, and smartphones to receive personalized assistance and have their tech questions answered. Assistance is available for PC, Mac, iPhone, Android, and Kindle devices. Assistance will be offered Monday/Wednesday from 5-7 P.M. and Thursday/Friday from 1-3 P.M. in the Reference Department, located on the second floor of the […]

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Novel Thoughts rescheduled | Children's Library

Novel Thoughts has been canceled for today, Wednesday, August 18th. All members will be notified of a new date. We apologize for any inconvenience.    

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Face Masks Strongly Recommended for Visitors at Scranton Libraries | Albright Memorial Library

Dear Patrons, Per CDC guidelines, face masks are strongly recommended to be worn in the Library starting August 10, 2021. This includes the Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Nancy Kay Holmes Library, Library Express Bookstore, and the Lackawanna County Bookmobile. Thank you. Scott Thomas CEO Scranton Public Library

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Now Live: Tales from the Albright: Episode 4! | Albright Memorial Library

On this episode of Tales from the Albright, Alyssa and Brittany discuss the establishment of the Lackawanna County Children’s Library and Library Express Bookstore. Topics covered include the Children’s Library’s origin as a Christian Science Church, the need for the Scranton Public Library to expand its children’s section, and the establishment of our very own […]

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A Novel Thoughts ZOOM author chat with Jen Calonita | Children's Library

Meet New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, Jen Calonita! Over the last fifteen-plus years, Jen has written more than two dozen books about young Hollywood celebrities, kids at sleepaway camp, a girl on the road with her favorite boy band, and several books about kids in Fairy Tale Reform School and Royal Academy […]

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Novel Thoughts: Royal Academy Rebels – Outlaws by Jen Calonita | Children's Library

The mixed-up fairytale fun continues in Book Two of the hilarious Royal Academy Rebels as Devin and her friends contend with their banishment from Royal Academy and come up with a plan to take the evil Headmistress Olivina. Things are not looking great for Princess Devin Nile. In the past 24 hours, she and her […]

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