Upcoming Events

Little Readers Virtual Storytime

A storytime for babies and toddlers from ages birth through 2. Learn how to support your child's growth and development while reading, rocking and rhyming with us on Mondays this summer on Facebook Live. Tune in at www.facebook.com/ScrantonMemorialLibrary

9:30am - 10:00am View Details

Messy Mondays

Want to make a mess? Join us on Monday afternoons this summer to get messy! A different, quick, messy project every week. Tune in on Facebook live at 3 p.m. on Mondays this summer. Watch at www.facebook.com/ScrantonMemorialLibrary. 

3:00pm - 3:15pm View Details

Take Home Tuesday

We'll provide the materials, you take it home and make the craft! Call anytime between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. to set up a time to pick up your craft at the library. Our number is 203.245.8722. 

12:00am - 12:00am View Details
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Souls of Black Folk

Classics E-Book Club: The Souls of Black Folk

Wednesday, August 12 at 7 p.m. via Zoom. Looking for meaningful social and cultural engagement while staying home? Join us to discuss W.E.B. Du Bois’s The Souls of Black Folk, a seminal work in the American canon and a cornerstone of African American literature. Please register on our website to receive your Zoom login and […]

Pet Show

Virtual Pet Show

Thursday, August 6 at 2:30 p.m. via Zoom. Join us for our first live virtual pet show. In this all-ages event, participants will have the chance to share their furry friends. You can show us their best tricks, favorite toys and treats, or just share your tips on how to keep your animal friends happy. […]


Virtual Trivia Night

Wednesday, August 5 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom. Looking for some brainy summer fun? Come and join us for a virtual trivia night! Snacks and drinks are welcome. To participate, you must register as part of a team (minimum of 2 members, maximum of 6). There will be prizes for the winners. Please sign up […]

Library Tours

The Scranton Library Board of Trustees is pleased to announce additional dates and times for our popular self-guided walking tours of the renovated and expanded library building. Come and see what everyone is talking about! Tours will be available on August 11, 15, 18, and 22. Tour times are Tuesdays from 5-7 pm and Saturdays […]

The Scranton Library is now fine free!

All Scranton library items will be free of overdue fines beginning in July 2020. Past fines on Scranton library items will be waived. However, replacement costs for lost items must still be paid.    The Scranton Library believes that no one should feel discouraged from using library resources because of overdue fines. We want all community […]