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Book Returns While We’re Moving

Starting Monday, October 22, there will be two book return locations open at 801 Boston Post Road. The walk-up book return slot in the library vestibule will be open during the day while moving trucks block the side driveway. The drive-up book return at the side of the building will be open in the evening after the moving trucks are gone. Thanks for making the adjustment! Please check our website to keep up with new developments.

Children’s Halloween Party October 30 4:30-5:30

The Children’s Department will be hosting a Halloween Party on October 30 from 4:30-5:30.
Children can come in costume. We will have stories, crafts and refreshments. We focus on fun not spooky. This program is for children ages 3 up through second grade. it will be held at the North Madison Congregational Church. Registration is helpful for planning purposes.

Library Survey

The Board of Trustees of the Scranton Memorial Library wants to hear from you.  Please join us by responding to a short survey concerning you and your library.
We are working hard to gather information from our community to understand the issues that are important to library users, the programming that you cherish, and the ways we can improve your library experience. Our goal is to create a plan that will make it easy for all Madison residents to access,  Read more >

Children’s Programming Update

The library will be closed starting October 8th until early November.
Children’s programming will continue thru the month of October as planned.  Read more > All children’s programs will take place at North Madison Congregational Church.
We still have openings in the following programs:
Fall Into Books: Tuesdays from 10:00-11:00.
Messy Makers:Tuesdays from 4:30-5:15
Baby Rhyme Time: Thursdays from 11:00-11:30
Toddler Time: Thursdays from 10:00-10:30.

Text Messaging Service Now Available

With the Shoutbomb text messaging service, you can use your mobile phone to receive text notices about holds that are available, items that are due soon, and overdue items and fines. You can also send a text to renew an item and add multiple library cards to one phone. Follow the link in this post to sign up.