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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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


July 2014

Gamer’s Guild

Gamer’s Guild meets throughout the summer, every other Wednesday from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM (July 2, 16 & 30; August 13 & 27). The Gamer’s Guild is a card game and portable video game night for ages 8 to 15. If you are older than 15 but would still like to participate, please see Dungeon Master/Pokemon Master Miss Kathleen about volunteering. We’ll play card games (Pokemon, Yu-gi-oh, Magic, Dungeons and Dragons, etc.) and Gameboy, PSP, and Ninenndo 3DS (Pokemon, Legos Batman, Megaman, etc.). Please bring your own game cards and equipment. No registration is required and snacks will be provided.

Comic Con: The Best of Sci Fi

All ages, including teens and their families, are invited to our first ever Comic Book Convention on Saturday, July 26 from 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM. The event is free, and the theme is The Best of Sci Fi. Join Miss Kathleen for a TARDIS art contest, cos-play, Sci-Fi trivia contests, and booths, including a TARDIS where photos can be taken, and, of course, snacks. Winners of the Spark a Reaction Short Story Teen Summer Writing Contest will be announced at the Comic Con.

Thunder: Teen Dinner & Gaming

Thunder is on summer break and resumes in October 2014.

Thunder is a weekly dinner and gaming group for teens ages 12 through 17.  Join us for Wii games, board games, and dinner. Thunder typically meets weekly, every Thursday from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Registration is not required, but Thunder is limited to the first 15 kids who sign in each week.