Harry Potter help for parents and children

June 17th, 2015 1:50 pm

First Posted: 6/13/2007

The Harry Potter book is set to come out July 21. In this final book, it is rumored that two of the main characters are expected to die. The Scranton Public Library has received calls from parents in Lackawanna County voicing concern because they are unsure how their children will react to the deaths of these charactersThe Scranton Public Library and Hospice of the Sacred Heart will use this as an opportunity to teach the life skill of coping with loss. An educational program to help families deal with the sensitive subject, will take place on Saturday, June 23 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Albright Memorial Library in Scranton. Participation is free, however, registration is required. To register, call the library at 348-3000, ext. 3015.