The Scranton Library Destination Imagination Team “The Electroidss” won first place for their challenge at Saturday’s State Finals at Conn College in New London. The children’s challenge involved the following criteria: Design and build the lightest structure possible that continues to support the weight of the pressure board while parts of the structure are removed. […]
Madison Public Schools, in collaboration with Madison Youth and Family Services, M.A.D.E in Madison and The Scranton Memorial Library, is pleased to once again host a screening of Race to Nowhere, a film that calls us to challenge the current thinking about how we prepare our children for success. This program is for parents of elementary children through High School. Teens are also encouraged to attend because their voice is important in this conversation
Registration for the spring session of our story time and after school programs will begin on March 23 at 9:00 a.m . All programs will begin the following Monday March 30th.
The Town of Madison generously provides 85% of the funding we need but we have to raise an additional 15%, over $200,000, in order to provide the library services our community is asking for. Thanks to our generous donors, last year we were able to add 13,227 new items to our collection, hold 449 early […]
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 […]
The first meeting of the Fanime club will be Tuesday April 14 at 7:00 p.m. Join your friends to discuss, read and view your favorite titles and discover new ones!
Mark your calendars for Fridays at 4:00 on March 20, April 10, 17, 24 and May 1 for yoga just for teens with Lisa Tompkins-Nasser. Sign up via the calendar for each session you would like to attend.
The Testing & Education Reference Center offers full length practice tests for the SAT and AP exams. It also has e-books to use to prepare for these exams as well as several others. All you need is your library card to gain access. Click here to begin!
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 collection of popular titles installed. The iPads […]