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Haunted Library Party

The Children’s Department , Teen Department and T.A.G. group are hosting a slightly spooky Halloween Party for children in grades K to 3 on October 28 at 7:00 p.m.. we will have stories, crafts, refreshments and many costumed characters. You are welcome to come in costume. Registration is recommended.


“How to Read a Film” with Mark Schenker

Mark Schenker of Yale University will present four lectures on the films of Billy Wilder in the series “How to Read a Film.”  Lecture Dates: Lectures start at 7 PM October 23: Scranton Library, Madison: Double Indemnity November 6: Scranton Library, Madison: Sunset Blvd. November 20: Guilford Free Library: Stalag 17 December 4: Guilford Free Library: […]

StoryWalk at Bauer Park has begun!

The Scranton Library has set up a StoryWalk at Bauer Park for the month of October. A StoryWalk is an exciting initiative that combines a children’s story with a popular walking route. A StoryWalk helps children’s interest in reading while encouraging healthy outdoor activity for both adults and children. The book we choose is “Over […]

The Scranton Memorial Library Now Lends E-Readers and Tablets

Scranton Memorial Library card holders can now borrow from an assortment of e-readers and tablets, free of charge.  Choose from a Kindle Fire, basic Kindle reader, Nook Color, Samsung Galaxy Tablet, Google Nexus, and two iPads specially outfitted for kids. These devices circulate for 14 days, and have a growing collection of popular titles installed.  The […]