Upcoming Events

Story Stroll

Stop by the library building for a story stroll this June! Stroll along and read from our picture book panels, which are displayed by the front doors facing Boston Post Rd.

12:00am - 12:00am View Details

Library Board of Trustees meeting

Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. 

7:00pm - 8:30pm View Details

Pollinator Pathways: A Garden Talk!

What is a pollinator garden? Why native plants? Why is the library putting in a pollinator garden? Are you aware of the insect apocalypse? Join us for a talk where these questions will be answered by the Madison Pollinator Pathway Team. Take a guided stroll through the new plantings and learn how you may be able to also join the Madison Pollinator Pathway. Patrons are asked to follow current CDC guidelines regarding masks. Please sign up below!


7:00pm - 8:00pm View Details
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Pollinator Pathways

Wednesday, June 23 at 7 p.m., Scranton Memorial Library. What is a pollinator garden? Why has the library planted one? What is the insect apocalypse and what can we do about it? Join us for an outdoor talk on the answers to these questions and more!


Juneteenth Resources

This week, take some time to learn all about Juneteenth, the anniversary of June 19, 1865, when the Emancipation Proclamation was read in Texas, effectively freeing all remaining enslaved people in the U.S. You could read a book, watch a movie, listen to a podcast, take a virtual tour, or even experience original archival materials relating to Juneteenth to learn about it firsthand. Let us connect you! […]

Rainbow Games

“The Rainbow Games” Available on YouTube

Check out our virtual event “The Rainbow Games: An LGBTQ History of the Olympics” on the SML’s YouTube Channel! Led by journalist Karleigh Webb of Outsports.com. Happy Pride, everyone! 

Library Chat

Missing our podcast, Scranton Talks, while it’s on hiatus this summer? Check out the June 3rd recording of “Library Chat” on ICRVRadio.com featuring special guest Scranton Library Director, Sunnie Scarpa!

Friends Book Sales

The Scranton Library Friends are excited to announce their plans for more book sales throughout the summer!