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…

Thanksgiving Weekend Hours

The library will close at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22. We will be closed on Thursday, November 23 (Thanksgiving Day) and Friday November 24. We will re-open on Saturday, November 25 at 9:00.

Text Messaging Service Now Available

With the Shoutbomb text messaging service, you can use your mobile phone to receive text notices about holds that are available, items that are due soon, and overdue items and fines. You can also send a text to renew an items and add multiple library cards to one phone. Follow the link in this post to sign up.

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.

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, Kindle Paperwhite, 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 […]