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


February 2015

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Thunder: Teen Dinner & Gaming

Thunder continues this month, meeting Thursdays (February 5, 12, 19 & 26) from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Thunder is a weekly dinner and gaming group for teens in 6th through 12th grade. Join Miss Kathleen for Wii games, board games, and dinner. Thunder typically meets weekly, every Thursday from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Registration is not required, but Thunder is limited to the first 15 kids who sign in each week.

Thunder sends a big thank you to the Franklin Eagles Club for their generous donation to Thunder. It’s community support like this that keeps this popular, vital program going.

Teen Anime Club

Miss Kathleen’s new Teen Anime Club is a celebration of the cartoons from the amazing culture of Japan! Beginning in February, and continuing on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM, we will watch an Anime, do roundtable discussions, and learn a Japanese word of the day.

The Teen Anime Club is only open to ages 13 to 18. Pre-registration is required before the first meeting. To register, stop by the library or call (814) 432-5062. The first meeting is February 10, from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM.


Robotics continues to meet weekly on Mondays from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM through March 16. Children are working with a partner and learning how to program a real robot! Ms. Laura Jones is again be conducting the program. Due to finite resources, only a limited number of children were selected to participate, and pre-registration was required.