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Story Stroll

All Day 6/1 - 6/30
Other, Storytimes
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Age Group: Children, All Ages
Program Type: Other, Storytimes
Event Details:
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. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Novels & Nibbles: LGBTQ Literature

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Book Clubs
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for Novels & Nibbles, a virtual book club where instead of reading the same book, we come together via Zoom to discuss our current favorites and give each other recommendations. Each week we'll discuss a new literary genre to explore unch...
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton Patio
Purpose of Meeting
June is dog licensing month! An animal Control Officer will be on site with Town Clerk's to sell dog licenses and provide information to the public. Dogs welcome! For more information please contact the Town Clerks at (203) 245-5672....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School (grades 6-8)" group.
This event is in the "High School (grades 9-12)" group.

Teen Night

5:00pm - 8:00pm
Games
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Teen Room
Age Group: Teens, Middle School (grades 6-8), High School (grades 9-12)
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Come to the teen room and hang out! We have video games, card games, and anime all for your enjoyment! Everyone between the ages of 12 and 18 is welcome, but masks are required. If you have any questions, please feel free to email welchc@scranto...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (grades K-3)" group.
This event is in the "Intermediate (grades 4-5)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Peek-a-Book; Nutmeg Edition

12:00pm - 12:15pm
Book Clubs
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5), Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5), All Ages
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Want a sneak peek to books coming to a shelf near you? Join Ms. Lydia and Ms. Myla while they talk about their favorite Nutmeg nominees, available at the Scranton Library! Join us every Friday to hear about a new nominee! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Craft of the Month: DIY Seashell Windchimes

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us once a month for an all-adult crafternoon! On Thursday, June 24 between 4 and 8 pm & Friday, June 25 between 10 am and 2 pm, you can pick up the supplies for a new project in pickup bags and then meet via Zoom to put your craft ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (grades K-3)" group.

Virtual Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5), Elementary (grades K-3)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Still not ready for in-person programs? We still have virtual storytime at the library. Join us on Facebook live on Mondays this summer for a virtual storytime for all ages.  No registration required.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (grades K-3)" group.

All Ages Outdoor Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytimes
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton Patio
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5), Elementary (grades K-3)
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Event Details:
Read, rhyme, sing, and move with us on Monday mornings this summer! This storytime is great for littles of all ages. Masks are required for adults and children ages 2 and up. Please note: You must register for each All Ages Outdoor Storytime ...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.

All Ages Outdoor Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Storytimes
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton Patio
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Event Details:
Read, rhyme, sing, and move with us on Monday mornings this summer! This storytime is great for littles of all ages. Masks are required for adults and children ages 2 and up. Please note: You must register for each All Ages Outdoor Storytime ...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Take Home Tuesday

9:30am - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration Required
Event Details:
We'll provide the materials, you take it home and make the craft! We'll have a new craft every week starting on Tuesday, July 6th. Our Summer Reading Take Home Tuesday is by registration only. Registration is required to receive a craft.  &nb...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.

Toddler Tango

10:30am - 11:00am
Music
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton Patio
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Event Details:
Rock out with your toddler in this 30 minute music and movement class for ages 1-3. This program will be held on our outside patio. Children ages 2 and up, as well as adults are required to wear a mask. Please note: You must register for each Todd...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.

Baby & Me Yoga

9:30am - 10:15am
Workshops
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton Patio
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2)
Program Type: Workshops
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join certified yoga instructor, Emily Haight for a 45-minute outdoor yoga class for you and your baby. For birth to walkers with an adult. Bring your own mat/towel. Masks are required for adults. Due to the nature of this class, only one ch...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (grades K-3)" group.
This event is in the "Intermediate (grades 4-5)" group.

Summer Reading Kickoff- Birds of Prey

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Performances
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5), Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5)
Program Type: Performances
Registration Required
Event Details:
Meet four different birds of prey in this one hour presentation from bird rescue and rehabilitation center A Place Called Hope.  Audiences get to meet two day time hunters and two night time hunters.  Learn each bird's story of survival and...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

All-American Trivia Night!

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Games
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Event Details:
Get ready for some Trivia Americana! This year, we'll celebrate the Fourth by showing off our knowledge of this beautiful country we live in. Please sign up by team; each one must have a minimum of two players and a maximum of six. Please be sur...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Novels & Nibbles

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Book Clubs
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for Novels & Nibbles, a virtual book club where instead of reading the same book, we come together via Zoom to discuss our current favorites and give each other recommendations. Each week we'll discuss a new literary genre to explore unch...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School (grades 6-8)" group.
This event is in the "High School (grades 9-12)" group.

Teen Night

5:00pm - 8:00pm
Games
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Teen Room
Age Group: Teens, Middle School (grades 6-8), High School (grades 9-12)
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Come to the teen room and hang out! We have video games, card games, and anime all for your enjoyment! Everyone between the ages of 12 and 18 is welcome, but masks are required. If you have any questions, please feel free to email welchc@scranto...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.

Bedtime Stories

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Storytimes
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Event Details:
Bring your favorite stuffed friend to this evening storytime. We'll sing, read and get ready for bed! This is an outdoor storytime. Please note: You must register for each Bedtime Stories separately. This allows us to open it to as many famil...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.

Outdoor Explorers

10:00am - 11:00am
Arts & Crafts/DIY, Games, Music
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton Patio
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY, Games, Music
Registration Required
Event Details:
Outdoor Explorer's is back! This summer, join us on the patio on Fridays at 10 a.m. for outdoor play. We'll provide an "Explorer Kit" for each child, including sand, trucks, playdough, and craft supplies! This is a great program for caregivers lookin...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (grades K-3)" group.
This event is in the "Intermediate (grades 4-5)" group.

Peek-a-book

12:00pm - 12:15pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5), Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Event Details:
Want a sneak peek of books coming to a shelf near you? Join Ms. Lydia and Ms. Myla while they talk about their favorite brand new books, available at the Scranton Library! Join us every Friday to hear about a new children's book that's hot off the pr...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take Home Tuesday

9:30am - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration Required
Event Details:
We'll provide the materials, you take it home and make the craft! We'll have a new craft every week starting on Tuesday, July 6th. Our Summer Reading Take Home Tuesday is by registration only. Registration is required to receive a craft.  &nb...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.

Toddler Tango

10:30am - 11:00am
Music
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton Patio
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Event Details:
Rock out with your toddler in this 30 minute music and movement class for ages 1-3. This program will be held on our outside patio. Children ages 2 and up, as well as adults are required to wear a mask. Please note: You must register for each Todd...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.

Toddler Yoga with Miss Emily

9:30am - 10:15am
Workshops
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Workshops
Registration Required
Event Details:
Yoga for toddlers (walkers-3 years old) with their grown-up of choice! Join Miss Emily for this 45 minute fun, easy yoga class. Bring your own mat/towel. Due to the nature of this class, children must be accompanied by an adult and only one chil...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (grades K-3)" group.
This event is in the "Intermediate (grades 4-5)" group.

Smeagull the Seagull

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Performances
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton Patio
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5)
Program Type: Performances
Registration Required
Event Details:
Mark Seth Lender will perform Wildman, a rhyming invitation to "Be a Lucky Child and Come to the Wild," along with a full dramatic reading of Smeagull the Seagull, about a herring gull who knocks on the door to ask for snacks. The real Smeagull the S...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

Due to the age of program participants parent/guardian attendance is required.