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What’s your Thanksgiving Weather Forecast?

Is it, by chance, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs? Or turkey? Or pumpkin pie? Get ready for the annual Thanksgiving food fest by bringing a lunch or just a snack to our Family Film CafĂ© on Sunday, November 23, … Continue reading

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Meet the Author!

Mabel Elizabeth Singletary will visit the main library on Sunday, November 16, at 2:30 p.m. to visit with children and their families and read from her books. She will pose for pictures with the children and sign their copies of … Continue reading

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Halloween at the Library!

Halloween is fun at the library! Join us for some special events and activities with your children. All programs are at the Main Library on DeMott Lane and are free. Sunday, October 26, at 2:00 p.m. – Robert Rogers Puppet … Continue reading

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Book Beat!

Are you ready for some musical fun with your preschooler? Join us on the “third Saturdays” for Book Beat, a program for children ages 3 1/2 – 5 years with a parent or family member, and get ready for some … Continue reading

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Our Final Event for Kids for Summer 2014!

Join us to close a wonderful summer of reading with Daria’s World Music Concert! Thursday, August 21 @ 7:00 p.m. For Daria, Its all about empowering kids… letting them explore the world of music in a way that unlocks the … Continue reading

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Fizz Boom Read! 2014 NJ Summer Reading Program

It’s here! Summer reading registration begins June 15 and continues through July. Visit the library’s home page and click on the summer reading tab to register for either Fizz Boom Read for Kids or Fizz Boom Read Toddler and then … Continue reading

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Summer Reading is coming!

Sign up beginning June 15th! Stay tuned for more details!  

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We won an award!

The New Jersey State Library gives its “Best Practices in Early Literacy” Award to four libraries each year, and Franklin Township Library is one of the four chosen for 2014 for its Scribble Time program. Scribble Time introduces toddlers, ages … Continue reading

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Bedtime Math!

One of the partners of the national summer reading program that takes place at Franklin Township Library (as well as other libraries around the state and across the nation) is a New Jersey organization called Bedtime Math. Its mission is … Continue reading

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Planning Programs for Children and Families

Did you know that it takes approximately five hours of planning for each program that we present? We were surprised, too! That time includes finding just the right stories and materials, preparing what is needed for crafts, working on publicity, … Continue reading

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