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Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch

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

February 2020

Yoga Class

February 3, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This is a free class! Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mats. To register for this class, please visit the Information Services desk or call 570-821-1959.

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Preschool Storytime

February 5, 2020 @ 10:45 am - 11:30 am
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Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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Preschool Storytime

February 5, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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Write Time, Write Place Creative Writing Club

February 5, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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For people of all ages and all skill levels. Meet other writers, share your work, find inspiration, and learn new tips and tricks.

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Friday Movie Matinee: Spellbound

February 7, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month, we'll be featuring Hitchcock films! Join us for a free showing of Spellbound. This is a free event, and there will be popcorn served. Friday Movie Matinees are sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library.

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Valentine Make and Take Craft

February 8, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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We hope you'll Stop (by the Library) in the name of Love as we celebrate Valentines's Day with an all day Make and Take Craft. The love continues with Move to Motown at 1 pm.  No need to register, just stop by! Click HERE for more information or call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217.

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Preschool Storytime

February 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until February 22, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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Osterhout Video Game Club

February 8, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Are you a gamer? If so, then this is the club for you! Play, share and talk about all things video games. Free food and drinks provided! For people ages 10-18.

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Move to Motown

February 8, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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We hope you'll Stop (by the Library) in the name of love this Saturday as we celebrate Valentines's Day  with  Move to Motown at 1pm.  Learn a little about Motown and listen to legends such as Stevie Wonder , The Temptations and more! We'll listen to stories, groove to the music, play games and more!   We will also have an all  day  Make and Take Valentine Craft. No need to register, just stop by! Click HERE for more information or…

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Yoga Class

February 10, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This is a free class! Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mats. To register for this class, please visit the Information Services desk or call 570-821-1959.

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Sherlock Holmes Discussion Group

February 11, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Join us for this monthly literary club devoted to reading and discussing the works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This meeting, we will be discussing The Sign of Four. To register, visit the Information Services desk or call 570-821-1959.

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Preschool Storytime

February 12, 2020 @ 10:45 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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Preschool Storytime

February 12, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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Teen Night: I Heart Books Craft

February 12, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Create your own folded page heart book just in time for Valentine’s Day! There is a limited number of materials, so registration is required. To register, visit or call the Information Services desk at 570-821-1959  

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Socrates Cafe

February 13, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Discuss, listen to, and raise questions about a topic chosen that evening. This is a free event with coffee served. Everyone is welcome to join.

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Friday Movie Matinee: The Man Who Knew Too Much

February 14, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month, we'll be featuring Hitchcock films! Join us for a free showing of The Man Who Knew Too Much. This is a free event, and there will be popcorn served. Friday Movie Matinees are sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library.

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Preschool Storytime

February 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until February 22, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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One More Row

February 15, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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Horror Film Club

February 15, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Are you a horror movie fan? Join this adults only club where we meet to watch and discuss horror films! This meeting, we will be watching The Mist. For more information or to RSVP, contact the Information Services desk at 570-821-1959 or reference @ luzernelibraries.org

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Winter Science Fun!

February 15, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Stop by anytime between 1pm-3pm for some fun Winter Science  activities. No need to register, just stop by!

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Toddler Storytime Registration Begins

February 17, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler storytimes for children ages 2-3 1/2 years old will be held on Wednesdays, February 26th-March 18th at 10:00am and 11:00am. Storytimes will also be held on Saturdays, February 29-March 21 at 10:00am. Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register!

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Presidents’ Pets!

February 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Celebrate President's Day with a special program about Presidential pets at 6pm. Please call the Youth Services Desk at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register. Click here for more information.  

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Preschool Storytime

February 19, 2020 @ 10:45 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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Preschool Storytime

February 19, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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Teen Night: Movie Night

February 19, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This evening we'll be watching A Monster Calls. (Rated PG-13.) Movie and discussion brought to you by the Youth Advocacy Squad. Free popcorn and snacks provided!

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Franklin Street Sleuths Book Discussion Group

February 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day 19 of the month, repeating until June 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Light refreshments

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Friday Movie Mantinee: Suspicion

February 21, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month, we'll be featuring Hitchcock films! Join us for a free showing of Suspicion. This is a free event, and there will be popcorn served. Friday Movie Matinees are sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library.

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Preschool Storytime

February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until February 22, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for Preschool Storytime (3 1/2-5 years old).

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Engineering is A-MAZE-ing

February 22, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Join us as we celebrate Discover Engineering Week  with some A-Mazing Activities. Stop by anytime between 1-3pm to design your own maze. We will also have other building materials out for young future engineers. No need to register, just stop by. Click HERE for more information.

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Yoga Class

February 24, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This is a free class! Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mats. To register for this class, please visit the Information Services desk or call 570-821-1959.

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Laptotts

February 25, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler Storytime

February 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler Storytime

February 26, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler storytimes for children ages 2-3 1/2 years old will be held on Wednesdays, February 26th-March 18th at 10:00am and 11:00am. Storytimes will also be held on Saturdays, February 29-March 21 at 10:00am. Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register!  Click HERE for more details.

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Teen Night: Game Night

February 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Join us for game night! For ages 10-18.

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Nerd Night

February 27, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Interesting in learning something new? Join us for this brand new program which covers two new topics at every meeting. First learn about Tarot divination, and then join us for tips to improve your selfies and other photos on your mobile phone!

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Friday Movie Matinee: Notorious

February 28, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month, we'll be featuring Hitchcock films! Join us for a free showing of Notorious. This is a free event, and there will be popcorn served. Friday Movie Matinees are sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library.

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Winter Reading Club Awards Day

February 29, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Stop by anytime to get your award and prize for participating in the Winter Reading Club. We will also have a special "Leap Into Science: Wind"  hands -on science program at 1PM. Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register for this program. Click here for  more information.    

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Toddler Storytime Canceled

February 29, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until March 21, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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One More Row

February 29, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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Leap Into Science: Wind

February 29, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Join us on"Leap Day"  for "Leap Into Science:Wind"  a special science program designed by the Franklin Institute. Families will explore wind through stories and a variety of hands-on experiments. Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register. Click here for more information.  

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March 2020

Laptotts

March 3, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Toddler Storytime

March 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

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Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler Storytime

March 4, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler storytimes for children ages 2-3 1/2 years old will be held on Wednesdays, February 26th-March 18th at 10:00am and 11:00am. Storytimes will also be held on Saturdays, February 29-March 21 at 10:00am. Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register!  Click HERE for more details.

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Friday Movie Matinee: A Tale of Two Cities

March 6, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month's theme is classic films from classic books! Join us for a free showing of A Tale of Two Cities. This is a free event, and there will be popcorn served. Friday Movie Matinees are sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library.

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Toddler Storytime Canceled

March 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until March 21, 2020

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Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Seuss-A-Thon

March 7, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Join us as we celebrate the birthday of Dr.Seuss for a Seuss-A-Thon. Non-stop stories , short films, games and more. No Need to register, just stop by anytime between 1-3pm.

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Laptotts

March 10, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler Storytime

March 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

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Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler Storytime

March 11, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler storytimes for children ages 2-3 1/2 years old will be held on Wednesdays, February 26th-March 18th at 10:00am and 11:00am. Storytimes will also be held on Saturdays, February 29-March 21 at 10:00am. Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register!  Click HERE for more details.

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Teen Night: Play With Clay

March 11, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Sculpt whatever you want with air-dry clay during this event! We'll provide some easy ideas, and the rest is up to you! Clay can take up to 24 hours to dry depending on the project. This is a free event for teens ages 10-18.

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Friday Movie Matinee: East of Eden

March 13, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month's theme is classic films from classic books! Join us for a free showing of East of Eden. This is a free event, and there will be popcorn served. Friday Movie Matinees are sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library.

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Toddler Storytime Canceled

March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until March 21, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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One More Row

March 14, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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St. Patrick’s Day Fun Canceled

March 14, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Horror Club: Leprechaun

March 14, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Are you a horror movie fan? Join this adults-only group which meets to watch and discuss horror films! This month, we'll be watching the B-movie classic, Leprechaun.

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DIY Night: Kindness Rocks

March 16, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month for DIY night, we'll be painting kindness rocks. Participants are welcome to bring their own rocks, paints, and brushes, but we'll have plenty of supplies on hand. This is a free program for adults only. To register, visit the Information Services desk or call 570-821-1959.

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Laptotts Canceled

March 17, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Toddler Storytime Canceled

March 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Toddler Storytime Canceled

March 18, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Toddler storytimes for children ages 2-3 1/2 years old will be held on Wednesdays, February 26th-March 18th at 10:00am and 11:00am. Storytimes will also be held on Saturdays, February 29-March 21 at 10:00am. Please call Youth Services at 570-823-0156, ext 217 to register!  Click HERE for more details.

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Movie Night

March 18, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Join us for Queen of Katwe! A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess. Based on a true story. This is a free event for all ages. This film is rated PG.

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Franklin Street Sleuths Book Discussion Group

March 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Light refreshments

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Friday Movie Matinee: Notre Dame

March 20, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month's theme is classic films from classic books! Join us for a free showing of Notre Dame. This is a free event, and there will be popcorn served. Friday Movie Matinees are sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library.

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Toddler Storytime Canceled

March 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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MINI GOLF CLASSIC (Postponed)

March 22, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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UPDATE on 3/12/20 - this event is postponed until further notice. Please check back here for updates. Thank you. Come Play Mini-Golf at the Library! Enjoy a fun family outing and play Mini-Golf IN THE LIBRARY! Enjoy 18 fun and challenging holes amongst the stacks! Putter and balls provided. All proceeds benefit children’s programming at the Osterhout Free Library. $10 for adults, $5 for kids (under 12) Produced by the Rotary of Wilkes-Barre.

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Laptotts Canceled

March 24, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Teen Night: Book Share

March 25, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Bring a book you love or hate from home or the library. We want to know why you absolutely love it or hate it with a fiery passion! Share it with us! This is a free event for teens ages 12-18.

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Friday Movie Matinee: The Maltese Falcon

March 27, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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This month's theme is classic films from classic books! Join us for a free showing of The Maltese Falcon. This is a free event, and there will be popcorn served. Friday Movie Matinees are sponsored by the Elizabeth Walter Estate and the Friends of the Osterhout Free Library.

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One More Row

March 28, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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Laptotts Canceled

March 31, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 31, 2020

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Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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April 2020

EARLY CLOSING

April 10, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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In observance of Good Friday, all branches of the library will close at 11:30 am.

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One More Row

April 11, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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Franklin Street Sleuths Book Discussion Group

April 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day 19 of the month, repeating until June 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Light refreshments

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One More Row

April 25, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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May 2020

One More Row

May 9, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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Franklin Street Sleuths Book Discussion Group

May 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day 19 of the month, repeating until June 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Light refreshments

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CLOSED

May 23, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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All branches of the library will be closed today.

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One More Row

May 23, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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MEMORIAL DAY – CLOSED

May 25, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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In honor of Memorial Day, all branches of the library are closed.

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June 2020

One More Row

June 6, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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44TH ANNUAL BOOK SALE (POSTPONED)

June 12, 2020 - June 20, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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UPDATE on 4/29/20 – the annual book sale is postponed until further notice. Please check back here for updates. Thank you. Our Friends of the Osterhout Free Library will host their 44th Annual Book Sale on the Library patio under the tent (Rain or Shine). It begins Friday, June 12, and concludes Saturday, June 20. The times vary depending on the day so please check back here for the official schedule.  

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Franklin Street Sleuths Book Discussion Group

June 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day 19 of the month, repeating until June 19, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Light refreshments

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One More Row

June 20, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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July 2020

INDEPENDENCE DAY – CLOSED

July 3, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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In observance of Independence Day, all branches of the library will be closed today.

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INDEPENDENCE DAY – CLOSED

July 4, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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In observance of Independence Day, all branches of the library will be closed today.

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One More Row

July 4, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Knit and crochet group . Everyone welcome Light refreshments

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July 18, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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August 2020

One More Row

August 1, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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September 2020

CLOSED

September 5, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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All branches of the library will be closed today.

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LABOR DAY – CLOSED

September 7, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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The four branches of the library are closed for Labor Day.

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November 2020

LIBRARY CLOSING EARLY

November 25, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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In observance of Thanksgiving, all branches of the library will close at 4 p.m. today.

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THANKSGIVING – CLOSED

November 26, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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The four branches of the library are closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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December 2020

CHRISTMAS EVE – CLOSED

December 24, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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The four branches of the library are closed for the Christmas Holiday.

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CHRISTMAS DAY – CLOSED

December 25, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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The four branches of the library are closed for the Christmas Holiday.

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LIBRARY CLOSING EARLY

December 28, 2020 - December 30, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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All branches of the library will be closing at 5 p.m. on December 28, December 29, and December 30, 2020.

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NEW YEAR’S EVE – CLOSED

December 31, 2020
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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The four branches of the library are closed for New Year’s Eve.

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January 2021

NEW YEAR’S DAY– CLOSED

January 1
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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The four branches of the library are closed for New Year’s Day.

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April 2021

EARLY CLOSING

April 2
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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The library will close at 11:30 a.m.

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May 2021

Mini Golf Classic

May 16
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Come play Mini Golf at the Osterhout! Enjoy a fun family outing and play Mini Golf inside the library. The tentative date is set as May 16th. More details to follow.    

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LIBRARY CLOSED

May 29
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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The four branches of the library are closed.

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MEMORIAL DAY – CLOSED

May 31
Osterhout Free Library – Central Branch, 71 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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In honor of Memorial Day, all branches of the library are closed.

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