DAILY SPONSORS

Sponsor a Day at the library to commemorate birthdays, anniversaries, remember loved ones, and more. Learn all about it here.

January 30, 2017 - Sponsored by Courtney Cox in memory of Joanne Cox

See a list of sponsors here.

SUPPORT

Give a gift that helps the entire community.


Donate to the Annual Fund Drive!

Consider joining the Friends of the Franklin Public Library. Visit the Friends page to learn more.

There are also lots of other ways you can support your library.

E-BOOKS & AUDIOBOOKS

Click to visit our digital branch on Overdrive.
In order to use Overdrive, you will need to stop by your library and get your new county card, good for use at all three county libraries, and required for Overdrive.
Check out e-books and audiobooks to read on your e-reader, tablet, computer, or smart phone.



For the rest of our catalog and resources, including our databases, please click here.

Calendar

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Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club 4:00 pm
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club
Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club
Have fun with a totally new kind of math club! We build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess. It’s Math gone wild! This round of Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club is for children in kindergarten[...]
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Feb 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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Love Your Library 11:30 am
Love Your Library
Feb 4 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Love Your Library
Come and enjoy Franklin on Ice and help us celebrate the Franklin Public Library! What a great way to celebrate the 6th annual Take Your Child to the Library Day. Book related projects completed by students in the Franklin Area School[...]
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All Ages Game Night 6:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Get out of the house and play some games at the library on these cold winter nights. Join us for Scrabble or bring your own board game. Free, open to all ages from child through[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Feb 7 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from birth to age 3 and a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and fingerplays. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled. To register,[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Feb 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and crafts. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled. To register,[...]
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Tots & Blocks 11:00 am
Tots & Blocks
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tots & Blocks
Children ages 2 to 7 years old and their caregivers are invited to come play with Mega Bloks at the library. Mega Bloks are big, and are perfect for little hands to manipulate. Registration is not required. This is a drop[...]
Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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REGISTRATION DUE: Bunco Party
REGISTRATION DUE: Bunco Party
Feb 13 all-day
REGISTRATION DUE: Bunco Party
Registration is due today for this month’s Bunco Party. http://www.franklinlibrary.org/blog/event/bunco-party-2/Share this post:TweetEmail
All Ages Game Night 6:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Get out of the house and play some games at the library on these cold winter nights. Join us for Scrabble or bring your own board game. Free, open to all ages from child through[...]
14
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Feb 14 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from birth to age 3 and a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and fingerplays. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled. To register,[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and crafts. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled. To register,[...]
Bookmarkers Book Club 12:00 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Bookmarkers Book Club meets to discuss Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver. The selection for March is Boys In the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold In the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown. A[...]
Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Anime Club
The Teen Anime Club, for teens ages 13 to 18, is a celebration of the cartoons from the amazing culture of Japan. On the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, we will watch an Anime (Japanese[...]
If You Build It Lego Club 4:00 pm
If You Build It Lego Club
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
If You Build It Lego Club
All ages are invited to join us for the If You Build It…Lego Club, where you can let your imagination fly! Come and make new friends while building with Legos! You can make your own[...]
Art Club 6:00 pm
Art Club
Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club
For kids ages 5 to tween, participants in Art Club are free to explore their creativity without boundaries. Hannali leads each session, offering projects involving art history and techniques (clay, drawing, mosaics, applique), and participants choose[...]
15
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club 4:00 pm
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club
Feb 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club
Have fun with a totally new kind of math club! We build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess. It’s Math gone wild! This round of Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club is for children in kindergarten[...]
Friends of the Library Meeting 6:30 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Feb 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting @ Barrow Civic Theatre | Franklin | Pennsylvania | United States
Monthly Friends of the Library meeting. New members are always welcome! We help fund programs, resources, and services at the library. You may pick up a membership form at the library and join the Friends at any time.Share this post:TweetEmail
16
Bunco Party 11:00 am
Bunco Party
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Bunco Party
Support your library and have some fun at the The Friends of the Library’s Bunco party! Bunco is an easy, fast paced dice game requiring no previous skill. Can you roll dice? Then you can play Bunco![...]
Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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All Ages Game Night 6:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Get out of the house and play some games at the library on these cold winter nights. Join us for Scrabble or bring your own board game. Free, open to all ages from child through[...]
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Talking About Herbs 12:00 pm
Talking About Herbs
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Talking About Herbs
A free, monthly lunch time program for those interested in medicinal and culinary herbs. Bring your lunch and your questions to this group of folks who are interested in learning and sharing knowledge about herbs and[...]
Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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25
Wooly Wonders Crafters 10:00 am
Wooly Wonders Crafters
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Wooly Wonders Crafters
The Wooly Wonder Crafters is a group of people who spin, knit, crochet, or anyone who would like to learn more about these needle arts. Free and open to new members!Share this post:TweetEmail
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27
All Ages Game Night 6:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Get out of the house and play some games at the library on these cold winter nights. Join us for Scrabble or bring your own board game. Free, open to all ages from child through[...]
Monday Evening Book Club 6:45 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
Feb 27 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
The Monday Evening Book Club meets to discuss The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly by Sun-Mi Hwant. The March selection is The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonassen. A limited[...]
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Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Anime Club
The Teen Anime Club, for teens ages 13 to 18, is a celebration of the cartoons from the amazing culture of Japan. On the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, we will watch an Anime (Japanese[...]
Art Club 6:00 pm
Art Club
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club
For kids ages 5 to tween, participants in Art Club are free to explore their creativity without boundaries. Hannali leads each session, offering projects involving art history and techniques (clay, drawing, mosaics, applique), and participants choose[...]