This year’s summer reading theme for tweens & teens ages, 11 – 18 is “Young Adults Escape the Ordinary!” Visit the Library’s website at www.franklintwp.org (or click here) to register. Prizes are on display in the Main Library – Historical Room showcase. Earn prizes for every 250 pages you read this summer!
Can you guess what the Library’s 2015 Teen Summer Reading theme is?
Check out the Main Library’s Teen Room and see our Puzzle Reveal Poster! The last piece will be removed Friday. Registration for the Library’s Summer Reading Programs begins on Monday, June 15, 2015.
Remember, you can earn prizes this summer for reading books . . . → Read More: 2015 Summer Reading theme!
Applications are no longer available for the Reading Buddies Program. Individuals that already picked up an application have until Sunday, June 7th to apply!
The Franklin Park Branch Young Adult Yarn (YAY) Club will meet Wednesdays this summer starting June 17! For more information please visit the YAY Club tab at the top of the blog.
The Library is now accepting applications for the Reading Buddies Program being held this summer. Please see the “2015 Reading Buddies” tab at the top of the blog for details and deadlines!
Teens – Are you looking for volunteer opportunities this summer? Check out Reading Buddies at the Library!
Parents – Are you looking for . . . → Read More: Reading Buddies Update!
The Reading Buddies Program returns in summer 2015!
Please keep an eye out around May 1, 2015 for updates regarding applications and schedules for this popular program.
Did you know about our digital Young Adult fiction collection?
The Franklin Township Public Library now uses the 3M Cloud Library to make eBooks and eAudiobooks available to patrons. Visit our eBooks page for details on how to get the app for your device. Set up is easy: just select the library, then enter your . . . → Read More: Have you checked out our YA eBooks & eAudiobooks yet?
SAT Review Part I: How to Earn a Perfect Score on the SAT Essay (March 26 @ 7—8pm Community Room)
Please note: This event was originally scheduled for Thursday, March 19, but was rescheduled due to an instructor schedule conflict. New registrants are welcome, and original registrants are already on the list.
The Franklin Township Public Library is happy to welcome back Ameer Sohrawardy, an assistant professor of English Literature at Rutgers University – Newark, with more than 10 years of experience as an SAT instructor. Professor Sohrawardy will be presenting successful strategies that students can use to confidently handle both the written and essay portions of . . . → Read More: Free SAT Review @ the Library!
Toastmasters present ‘Youth Leadership Program’ at the Franklin Township Public Library.
Young adults, ages 13 – 18 are eligible to participate!
Think of the successful leaders you know. They probably have one trait in common – the ability to communicate effectively. Every young person has the potential to become a good communicator and leader, but . . . → Read More: Youth Leadership Program @ FTPL