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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.


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Cocktails and Canvas This Thursday

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The Friends of the Franklin Public Library are hosting a Cocktails and Canvas painting class at the library this Thursday, August 4 at 6:00 PM. Light refreshments will be served. Participants should bring their own beverage of choice.

Gail Tefft will guide us step by step to create this summery painting, which is also on display at the library. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!! Gail is a gifted teacher who will draw out the artist in all of you.

This fundraiser is $30.00 per person ($5 discount for current members of the Friends). Sign up as soon as possible so we can accommodate everyone with snacks and materials. This event is for adults only.

Basket Raffle Fundraiser

Check out our Raffle Basket fundraiser the week of June 13 through June 18. Proceeds from the raffle will help us defray costs of upgrading the lighting throughout the library. Tickets are only $1 each, or 6 for $5.

The baskets will be on display at the library during the week of June 13, and also at the Franklin Blues & BBQ festival on Saturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19. The winners will be drawn on Sunday, June 19 at 4:30 PM in the booth at Fountain Park in Franklin.