DAILY SPONSORS

Sponsor a Day at the library to commemorate birthdays, anniversaries, remember loved ones, and more. Learn all about it here.

January 30, 2017 - Sponsored by Courtney Cox in memory of Joanne Cox

See a list of sponsors here.

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.

E-BOOKS & AUDIOBOOKS

Click to visit our digital branch on Overdrive.
In order to use Overdrive, you will need to stop by your library and get your new county card, good for use at all three county libraries, and required for Overdrive.
Check out e-books and audiobooks to read on your e-reader, tablet, computer, or smart phone.



For the rest of our catalog and resources, including our databases, please click here.

Calendar

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Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club 4:00 pm
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club
Mar 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club
Have fun with a totally new kind of math club! We build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess. It’s Math gone wild! This round of Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club is for children in kindergarten[...]
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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All Ages Game Night 6:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Get out of the house and play some games at the library on these cold winter nights. Join us for Scrabble or bring your own board game. Free, open to all ages from child through[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mar 7 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from birth to age 3 and a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and fingerplays. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled (even if[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and crafts. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled (even if[...]
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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All Ages Game Night 6:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
All Ages Game Night
Get out of the house and play some games at the library on these cold winter nights. Join us for Scrabble or bring your own board game. Free, open to all ages from child through[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mar 14 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from birth to age 3 and a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and fingerplays. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled (even if[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and crafts. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled (even if[...]
Bookmarkers Book Club 12:00 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Bookmarkers Book Club
Bookmarkers Book Club meets to discuss The Boys In the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold In the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown. The selection for April is Sullivan’s Island (A Lowcountry[...]
Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
Mar 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Anime Club
The Teen Anime Club, for teens ages 13 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 (Japanese[...]
If You Build It Lego Club 4:00 pm
If You Build It Lego Club
Mar 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
If You Build It Lego Club
All ages are invited to join us for the If You Build It…Lego Club, where you can let your imagination fly! Come and make new friends while building with Legos! You can make your own[...]
Art Club 6:00 pm
Art Club
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club
For kids ages 5 to tween, participants in Art Club are free to explore their creativity without boundaries. Hannali leads each session, offering projects involving art history and techniques (clay, drawing, mosaics, applique), and participants choose[...]
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Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club 4:00 pm
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club
Mar 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club
Have fun with a totally new kind of math club! We build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess. It’s Math gone wild! This round of Crazy 8s Bedtime Math Club is for children in kindergarten[...]
Friends of the Library Meeting 6:30 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting
Mar 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Friends of the Library Meeting @ Barrow Civic Theatre | Franklin | Pennsylvania | United States
Monthly Friends of the Library meeting. New members are always welcome! We help fund programs, resources, and services at the library. You may pick up a membership form at the library and join the Friends at any time.Share this post:TweetEmail
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Tots & Blocks 11:00 am
Tots & Blocks
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tots & Blocks
Children ages 2 to 7 years old and their caregivers are invited to come play with Lego Duplo Blocks at the library. Duplo Blocks are twice the length, width, and height of conventional Legos, and are perfect for little hands to manipulate.[...]
Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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Scrabble Tournament 11:00 am
Scrabble Tournament
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Scrabble Tournament
Join the Friends of the Library for a Scrabble Tournament! The cost is $15 per person, and includes lunch and prizes. Click to download a registration form (Scrabble Entry Form PDF), or stop by the library for a copy, and[...]
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Bowling for Books 2:00 pm
Bowling for Books
Mar 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bowling for Books @ Buffalo Street Lanes | Franklin | Pennsylvania | United States
Register now for Bowling for Books at the Buffalo Street Lanes. Enjoy two hours of unlimited bowling – shoes included – as well as snacks, and a 50/50 drawing. All proceeds benefit your library! Tickets are $10.00 each, and only 50 will be[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mar 21 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from birth to age 3 and a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and fingerplays. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled (even if[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and crafts. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled (even if[...]
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Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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Wooly Wonders Crafters 10:00 am
Wooly Wonders Crafters
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Wooly Wonders Crafters
The Wooly Wonder Crafters is a group of people who spin, knit, crochet, or participate in other textile arts, as well as anyone who would like to learn more about these arts. Free and open to new members!Share this[...]
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Monday Evening Book Club 6:45 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
Mar 27 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday Evening Book Club
The Monday Evening Book Club meets to discuss The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonassen. The April selection is Certain Girls by Jennifer Weiner. A limited number of copies of the[...]
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Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3) 10:15 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mar 28 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am
Mommy & Me Story Time (Ages 0 -3)
Mommy & Me Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from birth to age 3 and a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and fingerplays. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled (even if[...]
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6) 11:00 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Mar 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Busy Bees Story Time (Ages 3-6)
Busy Bees Story Time meets weekly on Tuesdays, and is for children from age 3 to age 6 with a parent or other caregiver. We share picture books, songs, and crafts. Pre-registration is required, and remains open until filled (even if[...]
Anime Club 4:00 pm
Anime Club
Mar 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Anime Club
The Teen Anime Club, for teens ages 13 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 (Japanese[...]
Art Club 6:00 pm
Art Club
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Club
For kids ages 5 to tween, participants in Art Club are free to explore their creativity without boundaries. Hannali leads each session, offering projects involving art history and techniques (clay, drawing, mosaics, applique), and participants choose[...]
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Talking About Herbs 12:00 pm
Talking About Herbs
Mar 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Talking About Herbs
A free, monthly lunch time program for people interested in using herbs for cooking and wellness. Bring your lunch and your questions to this group of folks who are interested in learning and sharing knowledge about[...]
Thunder 4:00 pm
Thunder
Mar 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thunder
Thunder is a weekly group for teens in 6th through 12th grades. Meet your friends at the library for a healthy snack and some fun –Wii games, board games, Pokemon Go!, and crafts like mixed media artwork. No[...]
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