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Friday Movie Matinee: Patton

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

Join us for a free showing of Patton. This film is rated PG and runs for 2 hours, 50 minutes. This is a free event sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library. Popcorn is provided.

Friends $5 Bag Sale!

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

Friends of the Osterhout Free Library $5 Bag Sale! Buy a bag at the book shop for $5 and fill it with books, CDs and DVDs. All book shop inventory included. Saturday, February 24th from 10am - 2pm   BAGS AVAILALBE FOR PURCHASE AT THE LIBRARY. BAGS FROM HOME WILL NOT BE PERMITTED. 

Horror Club: Coraline

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

The Horror Club meets once a month in the Osterhout Free Library's Reading Room to view and discuss horror movies. This month, we'll be watching Coraline - the film adaptation of a Neil Gaiman book that was almost declined for publication, as it was considered "too scary" for its target audience. This event is free […]

Event Series Winter Storytime

Winter Storytime

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

Stories, songs & a fun craft! Every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the Youth Services Department. No need to register, just stop in!

Adult Winter Reading Ends

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

During the months of January and February, read (or listen to) anything from our adult or young adult collection to enter our raffle. eMaterial on CloudLibrary qualifies! Fill out a ticket at the Library or use our online form. Two entries per week permitted. Winner gets a $100 Visa gift card! For more information, please […]

Adulting 101: Career Coaching

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

PA CareerLink are back with more resources and job/ life skills to help you succeed in your future career. Free giveaway for all participants. Wednesday March 6, 2024 5:00 - 6:30PM Ages 12-18 Registration Required - Call us at 570-823-0156 or go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/ This program was funded by the Wilkes-Barre Health Department's Preventative Health […]

Adulting 101: Meal Prep Made Easy

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

Learn how to properly put together a well balanced mean on a budget! Laura Ascenzi R.D, will explain proper nutrition, what to shop for and easy meal prep ideas! Saturday March 9, 2024 10:00 - 11:30AM Ages 12-18 Registration required. Please call us at 570-823-0156 or go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/ This program was funded by the […]

Adulting 101: Dollars and Sense

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

Join Cathy Casey from Cross Valley Federal Credit Union and learn about important financial skills to set yourself up for future success! Free giveaway for all participants. Wednesday, March 20, 2024 5:00 - 6:30PM Ages 12-18 Registration required. Please call us at 570-823-0156 or go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/ This program was funded by the Wilkes-Barre Health […]

Adulting 101: Talk with a Cop

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

Meet and talk with Officer Jamie Sheridan from the Wilkes-Barre Police Department. He'll be talking about internet, gun and personal safety along with any questions you'd like to ask! Free giveaway for all participants. Wednesday, March 27, 2024 5:00 - 6:30PM Ages 12-18 Registration required. Please call us at 570-823-0156 or go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/ This […]

Adulting 101: And Sew it Begins…Again!

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

Learn the basics of sewing and mending with help from professional Tailor, Liza Roper! Free giveaway for all participants. Monday, April 1, 2024 4:00 - 5:30PM Ages 12-18 Registration required. Please call us at 570-823-0156 or go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/ This program was funded by the Wilkes-Barre Health Department's Preventative Health Improvement Grant.

All ‘FORE’ Books Mini Golf Classic

Osterhout Free Library - Central Branch 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, United States

All 'FORE' Books Mini Golf Classic in partnership with Rotary Club of Wilkes-Barre is set for Sunday, April 7th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Osterhout Free Library. Tickets will be available for purchase at library beginning March 1st! Tickets are $5 for children and $10 for adults. All proceeds support children's programs […]