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Franklin Public Library
421 Twelfth Street
Franklin, PA 16323

Phone: (814) 432-5062
Fax: (814) 432-8998
Email: FranklinPL (at) FranklinLibrary (dot) org

Or, use our Contact Us form.

HOURS

Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday: Closed

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.

Calendar

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Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge 10:00 am
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
Thin It To Win It is a 6-week weight loss challenge, beginning with an initial weigh-in at the library on Saturday, April 11, anytime from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Weekly weigh-ins continue every Saturday until May 16.[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
May 5 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays (April 21, 28 & May 5) from 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM. Mommy & Me Story Time is for children from birth to age 3 and their mother, father, grandparent, or other caregiver.[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
May 5 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays (April 21, 28 & May 5) from 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM. Busy Bees is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other caregiver.  Miss Abby shares[...]
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
May 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
These are the last Thunder sessions for the school year! Thunder is a weekly group during the school year for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for dinner, Wii games,[...]
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Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge 10:00 am
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
Thin It To Win It is a 6-week weight loss challenge, beginning with an initial weigh-in at the library on Saturday, April 11, anytime from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Weekly weigh-ins continue every Saturday until May 16.[...]
Tail Waggin’ Reading Program 10:30 am
Tail Waggin’ Reading Program
May 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Tail Waggin' Reading Program
Curtis, a therapy dog, and his caregiver Catrina, will visit the library’s junior room on a special day this month to read with children of all ages. (Reading with a therapy dog is a low pressure method to[...]
1st Annual Franklin Comic-Con @ the Commons 11:00 am
1st Annual Franklin Comic-Con @ the Commons
May 9 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
1st Annual Franklin Comic-Con @ the Commons @ The Commons at Franklin | Franklin | Pennsylvania | United States
Visit us at the Franklin Public Library booth at the 1st Annual Franklin Comic-Con! We’ll be taking early registrations for the Summer Reading Programs (which begin June 8). There is a fee to get into ComicCon. Please check[...]
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Outreach: Clintonville 11:00 am
Outreach: Clintonville
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Monthly outreach visit to Clintonville LTD Apartments, so people who can’t get to the library can still sign up for a card and check out books, movies, and audio resources.
Bookmarkers Book Club 12:00 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
May 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Bookmarkers Book Club meets to discuss In the Sanctuary of Outcasts by Neil White. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. All book clubs are free and open to any adults. Registration is[...]
Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
May 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Teen Anime Club, for teens ages 14 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, do[...]
Art Club 6:00 pm
Art Club
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club
For kids ages 6 to 12, participants in Art Club will complete a new art project and occasionally enjoy a visit from a guest artist. There is a suggested theme each session, but participants are[...]
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Outreach: Franklin Towers 10:15 am
Outreach: Franklin Towers
May 13 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Monthly outreach visit to Franklin Towers, so people who can’t get to the library can still sign up for a card and check out books, movies, and audio resources.
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Preview Sale for Friends 5:00 pm
Preview Sale for Friends
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Preview Sale for Friends
Open only to current members of the Friends of the Library. The Preview Sale allows Friends to shop the sale before it opens to the public. Visit the Friends page for information on how to join the Friends and gain[...]
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 16 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge 10:00 am
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
Thin It To Win It is a 6-week weight loss challenge, beginning with an initial weigh-in at the library on Saturday, April 11, anytime from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Weekly weigh-ins continue every Saturday until May 16.[...]
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 18 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
Monday Evening Book Club 6:45 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
May 18 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
The Monday Evening Book Club meets to discuss discuss The Commoner by John Burnham Schwartz. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. All book clubs are free and open to any adults. Registration[...]
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 19 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 20 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
Friends of the Library Meeting 6:30 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
May 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Monthly Friends of the Library meeting. New members are always welcome! The Friends of the Library are also holding their membership drive. An individual may join for $7.00, $10.00 for the entire family, and $20.00 for a business.
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 21 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 22 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 23 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge 10:00 am
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
Thin It To Win It is a 6-week weight loss challenge, beginning with an initial weigh-in at the library on Saturday, April 11, anytime from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Weekly weigh-ins continue every Saturday until May 16.[...]
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CLOSED
CLOSED
May 25 all-day
CLOSED
We are closed today in observance of Memorial Day. Normal hours resume on Tuesday, May 26.
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 26 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
May 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Teen Anime Club, for teens ages 14 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, do[...]
Art Club 6:00 pm
Art Club
May 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club
For kids ages 6 to 12, participants in Art Club will complete a new art project and occasionally enjoy a visit from a guest artist. There is a suggested theme each session, but participants are[...]
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 27 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 28 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
Talking About Herbs 12:00 pm
Talking About Herbs
May 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
A free, monthly lunch time program for those interested in medicinal and culinary herbs. Bring your lunch, as well as your ideas and questions, and join the informal discussion. Registration is not required. Talking About[...]
Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
May 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
These are the last Thunder sessions for the school year! Thunder is a weekly group during the school year for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for dinner, Wii games,[...]
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 29 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
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Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
May 30 all-day
Spring Semi-Annual Used Books & More Sale
Shop the amazing deals at the Spring Semi Annual Books and More Sale May 16 through 31, during regular library hours. All proceeds directly benefit the library.
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