The Osterhout Free Library and branches are currently operating by appointment only. Please call the branch of your choosing to schedule an appointment.

2021 Closings

Head to our event calendar for the most up to date list of closings.

The Library is CLOSED these days:

New Year’s Day – January 1 (Friday)

Memorial Day – May 31 (Monday)

Independence Day – July 5 (Monday)

Labor Day – September 6 (Monday)

Thanksgiving – November 25 (Thursday)

Christmas Eve – December 24 (Friday)

Christmas Day – December 25 (Saturday)

New Year’s Eve – December 31 (Friday)

2021 Partial Closures

Partial Closures:

April 2 – Closing at 11:30 a.m.

November 24– Closing at 4 p.m.

December 27 –  30 – Closing at 5 p.m.

Central Branch

71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
570-823-0156

Monday
9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday

CLOSED

Open Computer Lab

Monday
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
*Computer lab is temporarily unavailable

North Branch

28 Oliver Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705
570-822-4660

Monday
11:00 am – 1:00 pm ; 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am – 1:00 pm ; 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am – 1:00 pm ; 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am – 1:00 pm ; 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am – 1:00 pm ; 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Saturday
CLOSED
Sunday
CLOSED
*Library is closed from 1 pm – 2 pm

Plains Branch

126 North Main Street
Plains, PA 18705
570-824-1862

Monday
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Friday
CLOSED
Saturday
CLOSED
Sunday
CLOSED

South Branch

2 Airy Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
570-823-5544

Monday
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Friday
CLOSED
Saturday
CLOSED
Sunday
CLOSED

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