Upcoming Events

Season of Giving: A Library Food Drive!

It's the Season of Giving at the Scranton Memorial Library from Wednesday, Nov. 9th until Tuesday, Dec. 20th! To help those in need, patrons may bring donations of unexpired, non-perishable food to the library, as well as newly purchased non-food items such as cleaning supplies, health & beauty items & other goods, anytime during our business hours. These items will all be distributed among pantries along the Shoreline area. All grocery items must be unopened. Donations may be taken to the café area of the library's entrance hall. There is no registration necessary to participate in this drive!

12:00am - 12:00am View Details

MAS Holiday Art Show

member show

9:00am - 5:00pm View Details

MAS Holiday Art Show

MAS Member Show

9:30am - 5:00pm View Details
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The Harp and the Holidays

In this singular concert, acclaimed harpist Wendy Kerner explores the music of the holidays including Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa, with songs from around the world and a discussion of their history and traditions. Wendy also shares the amazing history of the harp, its evolution over time, and the science of how it creates music.

“Chris Picks” December: Christmas/Winter

Here are this month’s great recommendations from staff member Christopher Jennings Penders!


Cookbook Club: “Perfect Cookie” Holiday Exchange!

Monday, December 19, 6:45 p.m. at the SML. Join our Cookbook Club to experience incredible cuisines from around the world and enjoy plenty of fun, flavor, and festivity!

Give a Gift that lasts a Lifetime

What better way to recognize, memorialize, or celebrate someone special than with something lasting and timeless? At this time of year when you are looking for a way to show appreciation, consider purchasing a uniquely engraved brick that will become part of the Scranton Library landscape.

Food Drive

Season of Giving: A Library Food Drive

Wednesday, November 9th – Tuesday, December 20th. It’s the Season of Giving at Scranton Memorial Library!