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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Help with Chris

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Technology Training
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: East River Reading Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Training
Event Details:
Need help with your Mac or PC? Are you curious about security for your computer? Do you need help with faxing, printing, or copying at the library? Chris Jennings Penders is here to offer assistance. Call for half hour appointments. &nbs...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (age 3-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (grades K-3)" group.

Red: A Crayon's Story- Storytime and Scavenger Hunt!

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY, Games, Storytimes
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Children, Preschool (age 3-5), Elementary (grades K-3)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY, Games, Storytimes
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Daniel Hand’s GASP Student Group to read a story about being true to yourself and embracing what makes you unique! We’ll read a story, then coloring activities and a scavenger hunt! For kids ages 3 and up with a grown-up. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Creative Craft Night

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Creative Loft
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Event Details:
Stop by our Creative Loft on Tuesday evenings for some DIY fun with your fellow adult crafters! Librarian Natalie Fleischer will be on hand to help you with the project of your choice. You could make something with the library's on-hand craft supplie...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chair Yoga

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Other, Workshops
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Johnson Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other, Workshops
Registration Required
Event Details:
Chair yoga allows you to perform yoga poses while seated or using a chair for balance. Chair-based yoga offers the same benefits as traditional yoga, like boosting strength, flexibility, and mental well-being. Martha Smith completed her 200 H...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies (age 0-2)" group.

Tots & Tales

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytimes
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2)
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Event Details:
Storytime for babies and toddlers of all abilities. Music, movement, rhymes, and of course, stories! For babies and toddlers ages birth-2. Registration recommended. Limited walk-in availability. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Help with Chris

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: East River Reading Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Training
Event Details:
Need help with your Mac or PC? Are you curious about security for your computer? Do you need help with faxing, printing, or copying at the library? Chris Jennings Penders is here to offer assistance. Call for half hour appointments. &nbs...
This event is in the "Children" 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.

DIY Butterfly Windsock (Take Home or In Person!)

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY, STEAM
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Children, Preschool (age 3-5), Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY, STEAM
Registration Required
Event Details:
Spring is in the air and the sun is shining! Join us as we create beautiful butterfly windsocks just in time for Spring. Ages 5 and up. Can’t make it to class? Pick up your bag to bring home anytime between Monday, April 8th and Friday, April 12th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Notary Services

4:00pm - 7:30pm
Other
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Announcement
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
The Library offers some Notary Public services - please call 203-245-7365 for an appointment.  For more information, including a link to our Notary Policy, visit our website at  https://www.scrantonlibrary.org/services/notary/ ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Johnson Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Event Details:
Jon Waterman creates and performs programs that use music to inspire enthusiasm for and a desire to explore history. The shows consist of carefully researched original and traditional songs, stories and narratives and a slide show. This program is...

Scranton Book Group

6:30pm - 7:30pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: North Conference Room
Purpose of Meeting
Book Group Meeting...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Help with Chris

10:00am - 12:00pm
Technology Training
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Announcement
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Training
Event Details:
Need help with your Mac or PC? Are you curious about security for your computer? Do you need help with faxing, printing, or copying at the library? Chris Jennings Penders is here to offer assistance. Call for half hour appointments. &nbs...
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 Game Club

3:00pm - 5:00pm
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:
Hang out with your friends and get to play against other teens at Teen Game Club!  Everything from our card games (Uno, Sushi Go!, etc.) to our video games (Switch, PS4 & Xbox One) will be available to play.  Feel free to also brin...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (grades K-3)" group.

Art with Kristin: Topsy Turvy Turtles

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a new art project every month with Kristin Cafferty! In this program young artists cut and paste their own topsy turvy turtles! This program is for younger elementary school aged kids ages 5-8. Registration required.   &n...

Madison ABC

4:45pm - 7:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Lifelong Learning Room
Purpose of Meeting
DEI Training ...
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.

Board of Library Teens (BOLT) Meeting

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Teen Room
Age Group: Teens, Middle School (grades 6-8), High School (grades 9-12)
Program Type: Meeting
Registration Required
Event Details:
Calling all teens wanting to take control of their library!  Meet upstairs in the Teen Center the last Thursday of each month to meet and discuss how to make the Scranton Memorial Library truly representative of what YOU want.  Light refres...

Disclaimer(s)

Food allergy warning

Food will be served at this program and potential allergens could be included.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spring Mindfulness Meditation

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Other
Open
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a six-week virtual Meditation series this spring! Meditation is a wonderful technique used to reduce stress and anxiety. We all experience stress and anxiety and are in need of taking time to relax and reflect. Mindfulness Meditation will...
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Lifelong Learning Room
Purpose of Meeting
This is an open meeting for area wellness professionals to come together for the purpose of networking, collaborating, and education; for a shared goal of enhancing wellness services in the community. All who consider themselves to be wellness pro...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Johnson Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Middle School (grades 6-8), High School (grades 9-12)
Program Type: Other, Games
Registration Required
Event Details:
After a resoundingly successful first outing, After Hours Teen Night will return & take over the Scranton Memorial Library Friday, April 26 from 6:00-8:00!  There will be food, prizes, and much fun to be had :) This session's main attr...

Disclaimer(s)

Food allergy warning

Food will be served at this program and potential allergens could be included.

This event is in the "Children" group.

LEGOS, LEGOS, LEGOS

10:00am - 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY, Games
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY, Games
Event Details:
Join us for this LEGO extravaganza. Can you build the tallest tower? The fanciest house? The longest LEGO chain? Let your imagination run wild!   For kids ages 3 and up. No registration required. ...

Shoreline Death Cafe

10:00am - 12:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Johnson Community Room
Purpose of Meeting
A Death Cafe is simply a space wherein people can come and talk about death, generally a taboo topic and therefore mostly ignored in our society. ...

Peabody birthday party

1:30pm - 4:15pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Johnson Community Room
Purpose of Meeting
Birthday party ...
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.

Itty Bitty Meetup

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY, Meeting
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY, Meeting
Event Details:
Do you want to make connections with other parents and caregivers in your community? Go somewhere where your babies, toddlers, and preschoolers can make new friends? Do your kids just miss the train table?  Come to our Itty Bitty Meetup- ever...