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

See a list of sponsors here.


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.


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.


August 2016

Stay informed! Follow the Franklin Public Teens on Facebook.

Email the Teen Department directly at yalib@franklinlibrary.org.

All teens are welcome to participate in our programs, regardless of residence.

Teen Anime Club

anime club BlannaTeen Anime Club is a celebration of the cartoons from the amazing culture of Japan! We watch an Anime (Japanese animated cartoon), hold round table discussions, play Japanese games, and learn a Japanese word of the day.

The club meets biweekly on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month (August 9 & 23) 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM. The Teen Anime Club is open to ages 13 to 18. Pre-registration is required and a parent must be present to sign the registration form.

Teen Summer Short Story & Art Contest Results

Congratulations to the winners of our Teen Summer Short Story & Art Contest!

  • 1st – Who Could Love a Human by Cheyenne Shields
  • 2nd – Paradise by Baylee Fry
  • 3rd – Toad by Danielle Laverdure

Art Contest:

  • 1st – Adam Howard
  • 2nd – Hannali Schoonover
  • 3rd – Tori Stanish

The contest was sponsored by the Franklin Public Library, Neverending Stories, Seneca Printing Express & Label, Inc. and Victorian City Art & Frame.

Thunder: Teen Dinner & Gaming

Thunder is on summer break. Have a great summer and we’ll see you in the fall!