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Scranton Reads Kicks Off This Week! | Albright Memorial Library

Join us for the kick-off of Scranton Reads with a Movie Matinee Double Feature at the Albright Memorial Library! On Saturday, October 5 from 12-4 pm, we will be screening two iconic Frankenstein films. At 12 pm, we will watch the 1974 comedy Young Frankenstein starring Gene Wilder as Doctor Frankenstein and Peter Boyle as […]

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Employment Opportunity- Library Express | 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 Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The weekly schedule is approximately 15-20 […]

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Hang Time for Teens! | Nancy K. Holmes Branch Library

Hang Time for Teens at the Library! Drop by for coffee, cocoa ot tea and snacks. Enjoy games, book talks, movies, good conversation and learning about new stuff! Whether you need help with your homework, have ideas how to help your community or just want to chat, teen hang time is for you. Hang Time […]

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Live Your Best Life with Chronic Conditions Workshop Coming this October | Albright Memorial Library

United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA and Geisinger health and wellness are offering a six-week program for those who have chronic or long-term conditions. This interactive group is open to the public and available at no cost. Participants 18 years or older meet once a week to learn how to improve their health. Caregivers, friends, and […]

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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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Cinderella’s Closet of NEPA Donation Collection | Albright Memorial Library

Help young women find affordable prom attire by donating your gently-used gowns, dresses, and accessories to Cinderella’s Closet of NEPA. Representatives from Cinderella’s Closet will be visiting the Albright Memorial Library in the Henkelman Room on Saturday, September 21 from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

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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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Country Music Film by Ken Burns Preview Screening | Albright Memorial Library

Johnny Cash. George Jones. Garth Brooks. Keith Urban. Emmylou Harris. All of these stars are creators of the uniquely American art form called county music. Starting September 15 on PBS, Ken Burns’ 16-hour documentary Country Music explores the history of this vibrant music telling the stories of the legendary characters who shaped it; Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, […]

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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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LRC Opioid Education Community Meeting | Albright Memorial Library

The Lackawanna Recovery Coalition will be hosting a community meeting on opioid education on Wednesday, June 12 from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. The meeting will cover two topics. “Saving Lives with Narcan” Presented by Bruce Beauvais, Operations Manager at Pennsylvania Ambulance “Recovery Resources for Families” Presented by Lindsey Cochrane, Mental Health Specialist at Outreach […]

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