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Art Exhibit - Ed Lent

07/01/2024 @ 5:00pm - 07/31/2024 @ 8:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Lifelong Learning Exhibit
Purpose of Meeting

exhibit

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

Summer Drop-Off Program Ages 5-8 Week 2

9:00am - 11:30am
Other
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton House
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3)
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Event Details:

Sign-ups for the second summer of Scranton Library’s free Summer Drop-Off Program for children aged 5 to 12 will begin next Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 (in-person) and 6:30 (online).

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.

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.

Summer Drop-Off Program Ages 9-12 Week 2

12:30pm - 3:00pm
Other
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton House
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5)
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Event Details:

Sign-ups for the second summer of Scranton Library’s free Summer Drop-Off Program for children aged 5 to 12 will begin next Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 (in-person) and 6:30 (online).

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 b

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.

Art with Kristin: Coral Reef Sculpture

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration Required
Event Details:

Join us for a new art project every month with Kristin Cafferty! Project This month we will be creating a coral reef sculpture!

This program is for upper elementary and middle school aged children, ages 8-12. Registration Required.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Acoustics Club (Weekly)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Music
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: East River Reading Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Music
Event Details:

Join our new Acoustics Club on Thursday nights at the Scranton Memorial Library! Whether you are a seasoned strummer or just starting out, you are invited to participate. All acoustic instruments are welcome; please bring your own with you.

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

Summer Drop-Off Program Ages 5-8 Week 2

9:00am - 11:30am
Other
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton House
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3)
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Event Details:

Sign-ups for the second summer of Scranton Library’s free Summer Drop-Off Program for children aged 5 to 12 will begin next Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 (in-person) and 6:30 (online).

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

Basics for Babies

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytimes
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Event Details:

This storytime will have songs, a story, and some signs! We will learn some American Sign Language together that you and your children can use everyday. For ages birth-5.

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Fiber Arts Club

10:30am - 1:30pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Creative Loft
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Event Details:

Looking for a fun relaxing environment to craft in? Do you knit, crochet, spin wool or hook rugs? Well look no further! The Fiber Arts Club meets every Friday in the Creative Loft from 10:30-1:30. Drop-in for the whole time or just a few minutes.

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.

Summer Drop-Off Program Ages 9-12 Week 2

12:30pm - 3:00pm
Other
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton House
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5)
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Event Details:

Sign-ups for the second summer of Scranton Library’s free Summer Drop-Off Program for children aged 5 to 12 will begin next Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 (in-person) and 6:30 (online).

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: Games
Registration Required
Event Details:

After resoundingly successful first outings, After Hours Teen Night will return & take over the Scranton Memorial Library Friday, July 26 from 6:00PM-8:00PM!

There will be food, prizes, and much fun to be had :)

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Saturday Sleuths Book Club

10:00am - 11:30am
Book Clubs
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Lifelong Learning Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Event Details:

Who doesn’t love a good mystery? Join us for this monthly book club where we discuss mysteries and thrillers. Our July selection is Wrong Place Wrong Time by Gillian McAllister. Join us for this in-person discussion.

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.

Sing Me A Fairytale

10:30am - 11:30am
Music, Performances, Storytimes
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: Music, Performances, Storytimes
Registration Required
Event Details:

Everyone knows the Three Little Pigs, but you haven’t heard it like this before! Sing, dance, and laugh while you listen to this hilarious retelling of the classic tale, “The Three Little Pigs.” with Michele Urban. For kids ages 3 and up.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Crafts with Jesse: Coastal Cards

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Arts & Crafts/DIY
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Johnson Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts/DIY
Registration Required
Event Details:

Join us for this fun card class. We will be making three beach themed cards. All Materials provided. No card making experience needed! Registration required. 

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

Summer Drop-Off Program Ages 5-8 Week 3

9:00am - 11:30am
Other
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton House
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3)
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Event Details:

Sign-ups for the second summer of Scranton Library’s free Summer Drop-Off Program for children aged 5 to 12 will begin next Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 (in-person) and 6:30 (online).

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.

Walkers & Wigglers

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytimes
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Children, Babies (age 0-2), Preschool (age 3-5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Event Details:

Storytime for toddlers who are moving and grooving! This storytime is best for kids who are either 2 and up or are walking independently.

Music, movement, rhymes, and of course, stories!

Disclaimer(s)

Parent attendance required

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Ukulele Club

11:00am - 12:00pm
Music
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Johnson Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Music
Event Details:

Join our new Ukulele Club on Mondays from 11 am - 12 pm or on Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 pm at the Scranton Memorial Library! Whether you are a seasoned strummer or just starting out, you are welcome to participate.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Master Gardener Clinic

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Other, Workshops
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Lifelong Learning Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other, Workshops
Event Details:

Advanced Master Gardener Samantha Pullaro will hold plant, insect, and disease identification sessions on behalf of the UConn Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners on Mondays from 12:00-2:00 pm.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Guitar Club

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Music
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Johnson Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Music
Event Details:

Join our new Guitar Club on Mondays from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm at the Scranton Memorial Library! Whether you are a seasoned strummer or just starting out, you are welcome to participate.

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.

Summer Drop-Off Program Ages 9-12 Week 3

12:30pm - 3:00pm
Other
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Scranton Library
Room: Ichabod Scranton House
Age Group: Children, Elementary (grades K-3), Intermediate (grades 4-5)
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Event Details:

Sign-ups for the second summer of Scranton Library’s free Summer Drop-Off Program for children aged 5 to 12 will begin next Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 (in-person) and 6:30 (online).