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

Friends of the Library

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September 2014

Ladies’ Night

Join us for Ladies’ Night at the library on Friday, September 12 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Ladies can treat themselves at any of the vendors, or get a start on those holiday shopping lists (Christmas is only 107 days away). Relax, shop, and support the Library! 20% of sales will be donated to the library.

Vendors will be selling all your favorite products, including Thirty One Bags, Jamberry Nails, Tastefully Simple, Tupperware, Initial Outfitters. Avon, Natalie’s Smoothies, Send Out Cards, Pink Zebra, Southhill Designs, Paparazzi Perfectly Posh, and Premier Designs. Local author Kathleen Shay will be selling signed copies of h`er book, Destiny’s Call to Arms, for $15.90.

Remember, 20% of all sales will benefit the library! We hope to see you here.

When do the Friends meet?

The Friends of the Library meet monthly. The next Friends meeting is Wednesday, September 17 at 6:30 PM.  New faces are always welcome.  We have more ideas than energy and can always use helping hands and hearts!

Email the Friends at FOL.Franklin {at} gmail {dot} com, or check us out on Facebook.

Who are the Friends of the Library?

The Friends of the Franklin Public Library are community members who work to promote and enhance the library and what it has to offer. We are enthusiastic supporters of the library’s services, programs, and materials. We help the library by raising funds for various programs and materials, raising community awareness and appreciation of the library, and supporting the library’s goals and services. All ages are welcome.

As a member of the Friends, you are invited to a special, Friends only Preview Sale the night before our Semi Annual Used Book Sales open to the public. Membership is also a great way to share your ideas with the library. Friends also support the library with help at various fundraisers and events.

How to Join the Friends of the Library

To join the Friends of the Franklin Public Library, stop by the library, or mail a completed application and a check made out to “Friends of the Franklin Public Library” to:

Friends of the Franklin Public Library, ATTN: Membership, 421 12th Street, Franklin, PA 16323

Individual membership is $7.00 per year, family membership is $10.00 per year, and business membership is $20.00 per year.

Friends Membership Application (PDF)

2014 Officers
  • President: Dianne Hall
  • Vice President: Krista Cloonan
  • Treasurer: Leigh Protivnak
  • Secretary: Kate Bodien