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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

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Robotics 4:00 pm
Robotics
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Robotics
We are very excited to offer another round of the popular Robotics program for children ages 9 and older. Robotics begins on Monday, January 26, and meets weekly on Mondays from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM through March[...]
Game Night 6:00 pm
Game Night
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Game Night
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 Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mar 3 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays from 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM, March 3 through March 24. Mommy & Me Story Time is for children from birth to age 3 and their mother, father, grandparent, or other caregiver. Miss Abby[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Mar 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays from March 3 through March 24, 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 picture[...]
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 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[...]
Yoga for Veterans 6:30 pm
Yoga for Veterans
Mar 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Yoga for Veterans
Certified Yoga Instructor Gary Marzolf leads a free yoga class at the library for veterans, focused on breathing and restorative poses. The class meets weekly on Thursday evenings. No prior experience is necessary. There is[...]
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American Girl Club 10:00 am
American Girl Club
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
If you have any questions about the American Girl Doll club, please call Bekah Stahlman-Baisch at (814) 673-9080 or Wendi Ziegler at (814) 676-0558. Any girl in kindergarten and up is invited. Dolls are always[...]
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Robotics 4:00 pm
Robotics
Mar 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Robotics
We are very excited to offer another round of the popular Robotics program for children ages 9 and older. Robotics begins on Monday, January 26, and meets weekly on Mondays from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM through March[...]
Game Night 6:00 pm
Game Night
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Game Night
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 Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mar 10 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays from 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM, March 3 through March 24. Mommy & Me Story Time is for children from birth to age 3 and their mother, father, grandparent, or other caregiver. Miss Abby[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Mar 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays from March 3 through March 24, 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 picture[...]
Outreach: Clintonville 11:00 am
Outreach: Clintonville
Mar 10 @ 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
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Bookmarkers Book Club meets to discuss The Light Between Oceans by M.S. Stedman. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. All book clubs are free and open to any adults. Registration is not[...]
Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
Mar 10 @ 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
Mar 10 @ 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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Outreach: Franklin Towers 10:45 am
Outreach: Franklin Towers
Mar 11 @ 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
Mar 11 @ 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
Friends of the Library Meeting 6:30 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Monthly Friends of the Library meeting. New members are always welcome! Share this post:Email
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 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[...]
Yoga for Veterans 6:30 pm
Yoga for Veterans
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Yoga for Veterans
Certified Yoga Instructor Gary Marzolf leads a free yoga class at the library for veterans, focused on breathing and restorative poses. The class meets weekly on Thursday evenings. No prior experience is necessary. There is[...]
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3rd Annual Hildegarde Dolson Memorial Cribbage Tournament 11:00 am
3rd Annual Hildegarde Dolson Memorial Cribbage Tournament
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am
The 4th Annual Hildegarde Dolson Memorial Cribbage Tournament is a fundraiser hosted by the Friends of the Library. Registration is required and is limited to 24 players. Pre-register at the front desk, or download an entry form[...]
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Robotics 4:00 pm
Robotics
Mar 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Robotics
We are very excited to offer another round of the popular Robotics program for children ages 9 and older. Robotics begins on Monday, January 26, and meets weekly on Mondays from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM through March[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mar 17 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays from 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM, March 3 through March 24. Mommy & Me Story Time is for children from birth to age 3 and their mother, father, grandparent, or other caregiver. Miss Abby[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Mar 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays from March 3 through March 24, 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 picture[...]
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 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[...]
Cocktails & Canvas 6:30 pm
Cocktails & Canvas
Mar 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Cocktails & Canvas
The Friends of the Library are hosting another popular painting and cocktails party with local artist Gail Tefft! Cost includes all painting supplies, appetizers & dessert. A portion of the proceeds will benefit your library. Our Cocktails[...]
Yoga for Veterans 6:30 pm
Yoga for Veterans
Mar 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Yoga for Veterans
Certified Yoga Instructor Gary Marzolf leads a free yoga class at the library for veterans, focused on breathing and restorative poses. The class meets weekly on Thursday evenings. No prior experience is necessary. There is[...]
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Tail Waggin’ Reading Program 10:30 am
Tail Waggin’ Reading Program
Mar 21 @ 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 every 3rd Saturday of the month to read with children of all ages.  Reading with a therapy dog is a low pressure[...]
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Monday Evening Book Club 6:45 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
Mar 23 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
The Monday Evening Book Club meets to discuss The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. All book clubs are free and open to any adults.[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mar 24 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays from 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM, March 3 through March 24. Mommy & Me Story Time is for children from birth to age 3 and their mother, father, grandparent, or other caregiver. Miss Abby[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Mar 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays from March 3 through March 24, 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 picture[...]
Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
Mar 24 @ 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
Mar 24 @ 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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Talking About Herbs 12:00 pm
Talking About Herbs
Mar 26 @ 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 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 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[...]
Yoga for Veterans 6:30 pm
Yoga for Veterans
Mar 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Yoga for Veterans
Certified Yoga Instructor Gary Marzolf leads a free yoga class at the library for veterans, focused on breathing and restorative poses. The class meets weekly on Thursday evenings. No prior experience is necessary. There is[...]
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Easter Egg Dyeing & Crafts 1:00 pm
Easter Egg Dyeing & Crafts
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Easter Egg Dyeing & Crafts
Children are invited to stop by the library to visit an Easter craft table. Dye Easter eggs and complete an Easter craft. No registration required. Share this post:Email
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