Upcoming Events

Team Kindness

Ms. Myla shows kids that kindness can be easy and fun through challenging them to perform a different act of kindness each week. Ideas require few resources but create a big impact. For kids in grades K-5.

4:30pm - 4:45pm View Details

NEA Big Read Kick-Off!

The Scranton Memorial Library is participating in the NEA's Regional Book Club "The Big Read," the selection for which is Luis Alberto Urrea's acclaimed novel Into the Beautiful North. On Wednesday, October 21st at 7 pm on Zoom, we will be holding an optional kick-off event for the club! We'll discuss the club itself & our first impressions of the novel, and then we will take in a poetry reading by Martin Espada, an incredible author, poet, activist and associate of Luis Alberto Urrea. If you are interested in attending this event, please register below to receive your Zoom login information. We look forward to seeing you there!

7:00pm - 8:00pm View Details

Book & Baking: Harry Potter Edition

Grab your wand and tune in to learn how to make your favorite Harry Potter recipes. From butterbeer to pumpkin pasties, discover the magic of baking!

11:00am - 11:30am View Details
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Sara Greenwood

Scranton Talks Presents: Travel the World

No passport required with Scranton Library board member Sara Greenwood […]

Halloween Trivia

Halloween Trivia Night

Looking for some spook-tacular fun? Join us on October 26 for a Halloween-themed Trivia Night […]

Origami Autumn Leaves

Craft of the Week

Join us on Friday, October 23 at 2:30 p.m. to make your very own Origami Autumn Leaves […]

Luis Alberto Urrea

Into the Big Read: An NEA Book Club

Wednesday, October 21 – Wednesday, November 18, 2020. Official Book Discussion: November 18 at 7 p.m. on Zoom. Join us for the NEA’s “Big Read” regional book club! […]

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 […]