Saturday, February 22, 2014

Upcoming Friends of SPL Bus Trip to Philadelphia Public Library and Barnes Foundation and Museum Saturday, April 26th

The Friends of the Scranton Public Library invites you to join on an exciting bus trip to The Philadelphia Free Public Library and the new Barnes Foundation and Museum.  They will also be visiting the Friends of the Library Retail Book Sale.

The modern air-conditioned bus departs from the Scranton Public Library at 8 AM.  Bus will leave Philadelphia at 7 PM.  Meals are on your own.

*Marvel at the Library's Rare Book Department - A 62-foot-long paneled Georgia room.
*Appreciate the Art of N.C. Wyeth which hangs on the walls of the magnificant Children's Department.
*Discover hidden treasures in the Print and Picture Collections.  Also, amazing antiquarian maps.
*Barnes Museum boasts the world's largest premier collection of french Impressionists.
*Hailed as a "gallery within a garden and a garden within a gallery."  A spectacular sight to behold.
*Tour at your own pace with digital audio guides providing expert commentary, music and history.

Cost is $45.00 for Friends members and $50.00 for guests.  To become a member, click here or fill out the form in the images above. 

Registration deadline is Sunday, April 6th, 2014.  No refunds after Sunday, April 13th, 2014.

Checks payable to:

Attn: Tina Thomas 
500 Vine Street
Scranton, PA 18509

For additional information, please contact:

Jill Cadden
(570) 961-3087
(570) 947-6571 (cell)


Maria Augelli-Grudeski
(5700 346-9643
(570) 947-0437 (cell)

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