Paranormal Investigator and author Jeff Belanger to visit the library on Thursday, Jan 26 at 7 p.m.

Prepare to explore the unexplained with Jeff Belanger, one of the most visible and prolific paranormal researchers today. Jeff knows all about things that go bump in the night. For the last 17 years, he’s searched the world for monsters, ghosts, and other paranormal legends that have seeped into our culture, folklore, religion, and even our history books. Jeff present a multi-media lecture on this findings on Thursday, January 26th at 7 p.m.

Bending Gravity Saturday February 4 1:00 p.m.

Eric Girardi will be performing his Bending Gravity Show for Take Your Child to the Library Day. If you have never seen Eric perform you will not want to miss this. Eric uses yo-yos, top spinners, juggling and much more to entertain his audience. His routine is set to music and is very impressive. One […]

Presentations of Library Building Plan

The Board of Trustees of the Scranton Memorial Library invites all Madison residents to attend public presentations of the Library’s renovation and expansion plan.  The cost of the project is $15 million and the Library is hoping to bring a referendum to the voters on February 7th to ask for the approval of a $9 […]

Charging Station for smartphones and tablets now available at the library!

The Scranton Memorial Library is happy to announce a Courtesy Charging Station is now available to patrons. The station offers eight charging cables for a variety of devices including tablets, iPhones, and Android phones. The addition of the Courtesy Charging Station was made possible by Essex Savings Bank’s Community Investment Program and Lenny & Joe’s Fish Tale. Thank you to both organizations for their generous support of the library.

The Great Give!

The Great Give! May 3 8am – May 4 8pm Support the Scranton Memorial Library and donate during The Great Give, a 36 hour online giving event on May 3 & 4. During the Great Give, your charitable donation will make our library eligible for thousands of dollars in grant prizes when you give to us […]

Calling all volunTEENS!

Whether you are looking to improve your resume or fill a club requirement, we have a variety of ways you can volunteer for your community. Specifically, teens can…

New Teen Programs!

Check out our new lineup of teen programs! We’ve expanded our classic programs to include exciting new opportunities for teens. Whether you are interested in technology, art, or pop culture, we have a program for you. Programs include…

Library Model on Display

Please stop by the adult reading area during regular library hours to see the 3D model of the proposed expansion plan along with the architect’s renderings and floor plans.  Staff are always available and happy to answer your questions about the project.

The Library Relies on the Generosity of our Donors

Your generosity helps provide important educational, cultural and informational services, free of charge, to all Madison residents. Click on this post to read the full Annual Appeal Letter from Library Director Beth Crowley and to view to our Annual Report (where you can see the wide-ranging impact of your support over the past year) and access the link to making an online donation to the library.