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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

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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

Calendar

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Robotics 4:00 pm
Robotics
Dec 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Robotics
Robotics is a special program for children ages 9 to 12, meeting weekly on Monday afternoons from October 13 through December 1. Pre-registration was required. Robotics is designed and taught by Ms. Laura Jones (you may remember her from[...]
Game Night 6:00 pm
Game Night
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A weekly Game Night for adults of all ages and level of play. Bring your favorite card or board game and play against a new opponent. Registration is not required; just stop in and play.[...]
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Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time (A...
Dec 2 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time meets for 3 weeks on Tuesdays in December (December 2, 9 & 16) from 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM. Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time is for children from birth to age 3 and their[...]
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ag...
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time meets for 3 weeks on Tuesdays in December (December 2, 9 & 16) from 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM. Busy Bees is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other[...]
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Gamer’s Guild 4:30 pm
Gamer’s Guild
Dec 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Gamer's Guild
Kids, from ages 8 to 15, are invited to join our resident Dungeon Master and Pokemon Master, Miss Kathleen, for a bi-weekly Gamer’s Guild. The Gamer’s Guild provides a safe, fun atmosphere to duel with[...]
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Thunder 4:30 pm
Thunder
Dec 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for dinner, Wii games, and board games. No registration is required, but it is limited to the first[...]
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American Girl Club 10:00 am
American Girl Club
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This month, the American Girl Doll Club are having a Christmas party! Any girl in kindergarten and up is invited, and no registration is required. If you have any questions about the American Girl Doll club, please[...]
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Game Night 6:00 pm
Game Night
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A weekly Game Night for adults of all ages and level of play. Bring your favorite card or board game and play against a new opponent. Registration is not required; just stop in and play.[...]
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Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time (A...
Dec 9 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time meets for 3 weeks on Tuesdays in December (December 2, 9 & 16) from 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM. Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time is for children from birth to age 3 and their[...]
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ag...
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time meets for 3 weeks on Tuesdays in December (December 2, 9 & 16) from 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM. Busy Bees is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other[...]
Outreach: Clintonville 11:00 am
Outreach: Clintonville
Dec 9 @ 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. Share this post:Email
Bookmarkers Book Club 12:00 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Bookmarkers Book Club meets to discuss Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. All book clubs are free and open to any adults. Registration is not required. The[...]
Art Club 6:00 pm
Art Club
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club
Art Club is a new club for kids ages 6 to 12. Participants will complete a new art project in each session and occasionally enjoy a visit from a guest artist. Art Club meets in[...]
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Gingerbread House Delivery
Gingerbread House Delivery
Dec 10 – Dec 12 all-day
Gingerbread House Delivery
Participants in this year’s Annual Gingerbread House Contest can drop their houses off anytime the library is open from Wednesday, December 10 through Friday, December 12. For full details on the contest, please click here.[...]
Outreach: Franklin Towers 10:45 am
Outreach: Franklin Towers
Dec 10 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 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. Share this post:Email
Outreach: Colonial Manor 11:30 am
Outreach: Colonial Manor
Dec 10 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly outreach visit to Colonial Manor 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. Share this post:Email
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Thunder 4:30 pm
Thunder
Dec 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for dinner, Wii games, and board games. No registration is required, but it is limited to the first[...]
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Gingerbread House Display 10:00 am
Gingerbread House Display
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm
Gingerbread House Display
Check out the entries and winners in this year’s Annual Gingerbread House Contest on display in the Children’s Room during regular library hours. For full details on the contest, please click here. Share this post:Email
Gingerbread House Contest Judging 10:00 am
Gingerbread House Contest Judging
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am
Gingerbread House Contest Judging
The entries for this year’s Annual Gingerbread House Contest will be chosen and announced! For full details on the contest, please click here. Share this post:Email
Beautiful Beads Party 11:00 am
Beautiful Beads Party
Dec 13 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Beautiful Beads Party
Stop by the library to make and design your own necklaces, earrings, bracelets and more. Beautiful Beads make perfect, personalized gifts! Admission is free, and each bead costs $3.50. Coffee and home made cookies will be served.[...]
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Game Night 6:00 pm
Game Night
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A weekly Game Night for adults of all ages and level of play. Bring your favorite card or board game and play against a new opponent. Registration is not required; just stop in and play.[...]
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Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time (A...
Dec 16 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time meets for 3 weeks on Tuesdays in December (December 2, 9 & 16) from 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM. Mommy & Me Holiday Story Time is for children from birth to age 3 and their[...]
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ag...
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Holiday Story Time meets for 3 weeks on Tuesdays in December (December 2, 9 & 16) from 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM. Busy Bees is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other[...]
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Gamer’s Guild 4:30 pm
Gamer’s Guild
Dec 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Gamer's Guild
Kids, from ages 8 to 15, are invited to join our resident Dungeon Master and Pokemon Master, Miss Kathleen, for a bi-weekly Gamer’s Guild. The Gamer’s Guild provides a safe, fun atmosphere to duel with[...]
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Talking About Herbs 12:00 pm
Talking About Herbs
Dec 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Talking About Herbs
A free, monthly lunch time program presented with Restoration Herbs 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[...]
Thunder 4:30 pm
Thunder
Dec 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for dinner, Wii games, and board games. No registration is required, but it is limited to the first[...]
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Children’s Christmas Party 6:00 pm
Children’s Christmas Party
Dec 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Children's Christmas Party
Children of all ages, from 1 to 12, are invited to a Christmas Party with Miss Abby! Children are encouraged to wear their favorite holiday pajamas, and Miss Abby will share holiday stories, songs, crafts,[...]
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Game Night 6:00 pm
Game Night
Dec 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A weekly Game Night for adults of all ages and level of play. Bring your favorite card or board game and play against a new opponent. Registration is not required; just stop in and play.[...]
Monday Evening Book Club 6:45 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
Dec 22 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
The Monday Evening Book Club meets to discuss The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. All book clubs are free and open to any adults. Registration is[...]
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Art Club 6:00 pm
Art Club
Dec 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club
For kids ages 6 to 12, Art Club is a new club hosted by a patron! Each session, participants will complete a new art project and occasionally enjoy a visit from a guest artist. Art[...]
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CLOSED
CLOSED
Dec 24 – Dec 25 all-day
CLOSED
We are closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Regular hours resume Friday, December 26. Share this post:Email
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CLOSED
CLOSED
Dec 31 – Jan 1 all-day
CLOSED
We are closed New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Regular hours resume Friday, January 2. Share this post:Email