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Family Gingerbread House Workshop Saturday Nov. 28th

Build a gingerbread house for the holidays. We will supply the materials, music, snacks and space. You supply the creativity and cheer! Children’s holiday stories at 10 and 11 A.M.. Free and open to all.Space is limited so please visit our calendar or call 203-245-7365 to register.


‘Beautiful Voices in Jazz’ Sunday, Dec. 6th at 2 PM

Concert: Atla DeChamplain performs ‘Beautiful Voices in Jazz’ A unique tribute to the women who defined Jazz Singing: Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan and Carmen McRae, as performed by vocalist Atla DeChamplain, Matt De Champlain on keyboard, with bass player accompaniment.  Free and open to all. Please click to register or call (203) 245-7365. […]

Lots of Latkes Tuesday December 8 at 10:00 a.m.

It is not as faraway as you may think. Chanukah begins on the evening of December 6th. The children’s department will be celebrating Chanukah with a preschool party. The event starts at 10:00 a.m. on December 8th. We will have songs, music, games and refreshments. All are welcome!


Borrow an E-Reader, iPad or Chromebook

Scranton Memorial Library card holders can borrow from an assortment of e-readers and tablets or a Chromebook, free of charge.  Choose from a Kindle Fire, basic Kindle reader, Nook Color, Samsung Galaxy Tablet, iPad Mini, an Acer c720 Chromebook, or iPads specially outfitted for kids. These devices circulate for 14 days, and e-readers have a collection […]

Important Interlibrary Loan Information for Scranton Library Patrons

The Connecticut State Library has announced that the ReQuest Statewide Catalog and Interlibrary Loan System will shut down on June 30, 2015, for at least two months while they bring a new Interlibrary Loan system online. Place your Interlibrary Loan requests by emailing our Interlibrary Loan Librarian at or calling the library at 203-245-7365.

“Fanime:” a new club for fans of Anime & Manga

The first meeting of the Fanime club will be Tuesday May 19 at 7:00 p.m. Join your friends to discuss, read and view your favorite titles and discover new ones! For the May 19 meeting we will be discussing the anime Fairy Tail…try to watch some before you come!