Registration for Fall Programs

Registration for Fall Children’s Programs will begin on September 8 at 9:00 a.m. We will have programs for all ages. Check out whats being offered under the left hand side bar under programs or go to our calendar. Any questions feel free to call the Children’s Department at 203-245-8722. Miss Jane

Nutmeg Book Discussion Cancelled

September 3 and Oct. 7 Nutmeg Book Discussions have been cancelled due to low participation. With school starting we feel it may be difficult for children to come to these last  two book groups. We look forward to seeing you at future events. Registration starts September 8 at 9:00 a.m. Miss Jane

Destination Imagination Orientation Meeting and Lottery September 8 at 7:00 p.m.

Have you heard about Destination Imagination? Would you like your children to participate and join our team? This meeting is an explanation about D.I. by: Eric Wolff, the Connecticut Coordinator and Ted O’Neill our team manager. After learning about the program we will hold a lottery to fill the 7 slots for our Scranton Memorial […]

BookFlix Feature Added to Web page

The Scranton Library now has BookfFlix . Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. To find the icon to use BookFlix look at the Homework Help Banner and click on the  BookFlix  icon.You will […]

How to Register for Programs

As you all know already we have new software for our calendar and registering for programs. There has been some confusion this summer with the process so I thought I might address some of those issues. Why is it important to Register? 1. Many times we have only a certain number of materials so we […]


Concert: Marc Berger performing “Ride”

Sunday, September 28th at 2 PM.  Inspired by Marc’s lifelong love affair with the American West, RIDE captures the vastness and romance of the West, while exploring its deep roots in the American psyche.  Join us on this dusty tour of the Great American Frontier, praised by NPR, the Boston Globe, and many others. Free and open […]

Parade of Pooches:
 Saturday, September 20, 2014

Parade of Pooches
 Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 9:00AM on the Madison Green. Bring your dog and your sense of fun to the 9th annual Parade of Pooches Dog Show. Registration opens at 9:00AM; judging to be completed by 10:00AM, with awards to follow. Ribbons within each breed for: tallest, shortest, oldest, youngest, biggest ears, smallest ears, longest tail, […]


Meet Mango Premiere

Say hello to the library’s newest language-learning resource: Mango Premiere™.  The newest addition to the popular Mango Languages database, Mango Premiere™ is the first and only language-learning resource to teach through film. Turning the entertainment experience into a learning experience, Mango Premiere™ exposes students to four key areas of language learning – vocabulary, phrases, culture […]

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 […]

Teen Summer Reading Prize Winners

A big congratulations to all those who participated in our Teen Summer Reading Challenge! We had 106 participants, who read 443 books and average about 1,380 minutes of reading each. Way to go! In addition, 3 lucky readers won prize bags: Fandom Fun-Anna Yaggi Random Fun-Julian Carfora Nerdfighteria-Lily Paturzo Thanks to everyone who participated, and […]


Print Legal Forms

Whether you need to print a bill of sale, a contract, a landlord/tenant agreement, or a living will, you’ll find a wide selection of the most popular legal forms in Gale’s Legal Forms database. This collection of downloadable, attorney-approved forms is updated regularly and includes national forms as well as those tailored specifically to Connecticut.