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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

Calendar

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Apr 2 @ 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[...]
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CLOSED
CLOSED
Apr 3 – Apr 5 all-day
CLOSED
We are closed in observance of Easter. Regular hours resume Monday, April 6.
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Busy Bees Story Time Registration OPENS
Busy Bees Story Time Registration OPENS
Apr 6 all-day
Busy Bees Story Time Registration OPENS
Registration opens today for Busy Bees Story Time, and will remain open until filled. Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly at 11:00 AM on Tuesdays (April 21, 28 & May 5). Busy Bees Story Time is for children from[...]
Mommy & Me Story Time Registration OPENS
Mommy & Me Story Time Registration OPENS
Apr 6 all-day
Mommy & Me Story Time Registration OPENS
Registration opens today for Mommy & Me Story Time, and will remain open until filled. Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly at 10:15 AM on Tuesdays (April 21, 28 & May 5). Mommy & Me Story Time[...]
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Apr 9 @ 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[...]
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20th Annual Quiltathon 10:00 am
20th Annual Quiltathon
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
20th Annual Quiltathon
Stop by the library to watch an interactive quilting demonstration. Sponsor a quilter for a chance to win one of two quilts. This is a fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Get all the[...]
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20th Annual Quiltathon 10:00 am
20th Annual Quiltathon
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
20th Annual Quiltathon
Stop by the library to watch an interactive quilting demonstration. Sponsor a quilter for a chance to win one of two quilts. This is a fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Get all the[...]
American Girl Club 10:00 am
American Girl Club
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us in making a spring craft and enjoying a snack. This is our last regular meeting for the school year. (Please note the date shift for this month.) If you have any questions about[...]
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge 10:00 am
Weekly Weigh In: Thin It to Win It Challenge
Apr 11 @ 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.[...]
Friends of the Library Annual Meeting 2:30 pm
Friends of the Library Annual Meeting
Apr 11 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Friends of the Library Annual Meeting
This month’s Friends meeting is a combined Monthly and Annual Meeting. (PLEASE NOTE the special day and time.) The agenda includes reports on our membership and activities for 2014, plus the election and installation of officers for[...]
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National Library Week 2015
National Library Week 2015
Apr 13 – Apr 18 all-day
National Library Week 2015
Celebrate National Library Week with us! Stop by the library to sign up for door prizes, check out special displays, or try an activity.
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Outreach: Clintonville 11:00 am
Outreach: Clintonville
Apr 14 @ 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
Apr 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Bookmarkers Book Club meets to discuss The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd. 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
Apr 14 @ 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 Open House 6:00 pm
Art Club Open House
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club Open House
Our bimonthly Art Club for kids ages 6 to 12 is hosting an Open House tonight! Refreshements will be provided. Everyone is invited to come check out the work of our talented artists!
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Outreach: Franklin Towers 10:15 am
Outreach: Franklin Towers
Apr 15 @ 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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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Apr 16 @ 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[...]
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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
Apr 18 @ 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)
Apr 21 @ 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)
Apr 21 @ 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
Apr 23 @ 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[...]
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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
Apr 25 @ 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
Apr 25 @ 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. (Typically, Curtis visits the 3rd Saturday of the month.)[...]
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Monday Evening Book Club 6:45 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
Apr 27 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
The Monday Evening Book Club meets to discuss Wild Animus by Rich Shapero. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. All book clubs are free and open to any adults. Registration is not[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Apr 28 @ 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)
Apr 28 @ 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[...]
Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
Apr 28 @ 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
Apr 28 @ 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. Art Club meets in the library every 2nd and 4th[...]
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Talking About Herbs 12:00 pm
Talking About Herbs
Apr 30 @ 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
Apr 30 @ 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[...]