Upcoming Events

Christine Davis - Africa Photography Exhibit

art exhibit

12:00am - 12:00am View Details

Teen Tech Help!

Need some device help? Drop by the library between 2:30 - 4:30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays for a tutorial from a tech-savvy teen volunteer! No registration required.

2:30pm - 4:30pm View Details

Scranton Library Men's Book Club

Discuss a book.3:00pm - 4:30pm View Details

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Winter Mindfulness Meditation: A 6-Week Series

Begins January 13, Thursdays @ 7 p.m. via Zoom.  Start off the new year right with a virtual Mindfulness Meditation series! Meditation is a wonderful technique used to reduce stress and anxiety. We all know that the uncertain times we are living in right now are creating even more tension and worry, and everyone needs […]

Used Cookbook Sale

From January 24th to Feb 5th, the Scranton Library Friends will hold a used Cookbook Sale adjacent to the SLF Honor Sale books on the mezzanine level – the old children’s section.

Cold Millions

The Big Read Book Club: The Cold Millions

Saturday, January 29 @ 10 a.m. at the SML. Join us for our new Big Read Book Club! Each month, we’ll read one of the twelve novels and memoirs the National Endowment for the Arts features as its annual “Big Read” selections. Our first book will be “The Cold Millions” by bestselling author Jess Walters.

Chris’s Top Five Books for January

Five great book recommendations from staff member Christopher Jennings Penders. Click on a title to place a hold!


Teen Creative Writing Group

Begins Wednesday, December 1 at 5 p.m. @ the SML. In this exciting new weekly program, teen writers will explore and foster their creative voice through writing prompts and exercises. Covering short stories, poetry, prose, non-fiction, and more, writers will be able to share their work and collaborate with others in a relaxed workshop environment. […]