Grants and Awards

Congratulations to our Children’s Department!

  For the second year in a row, our Children’s Department has won the Best Practices in Early Literacy Award!   Last year our Scribble Time program won the prize, this year our Reading Connection program won! We are extremely proud of our Children’s Department, and receiving this award two […]


Congratulations to our Children’s Department!

Congratulations to our Children’s Department, which won the New Jersey State Library’s Best Practices in Early Literacy Program Award for our Scribble Time program!  We’re very proud of their accomplishment! Our next Scribble Time! program is Monday June 16, 11-11:30 am.  If you’re interested in coming, you must register.  You […]

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Shortlist Announced for Andrew Carnegie Medals

The shortlist for the 2014 Andrew Carnegie Medals has been announced!  Have you read the books?  Let us know what you think!  The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt, one of the fiction shortlist selections, is one of our staff picks.  Also on the fiction shortlist are: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie […]


Congratulations Contest Winners!

The Franklin Township Public Library would like to thank all of the photographers who submitted work for this year’s “Picturing Franklin” photography contest. The Library received 43 eligible entries, all of which are on display in the Library’s lobby and Historical Room display cases. The winners were announced during a […]