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Attention Teen Buddies!!

Volunteer letters & certificates of completion for the 2015 Reading Buddies program are still available for pick-up at the Main Library – Adult Reference Desk. Applications for next summer’s program will be available around May 1, 2016!

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Prize redemption deadline!!

The FTPL “Young Adults Escape the Ordinary” summer reading program ENDS on Monday, August 31, 2015. Be sure to turn in all raffle tickets! The grand raffle winners will be notified by phone on Friday, September 4, 2015.

Grand Raffle Prizes:

1. Kindle Fire e-Reader

2. Barnes & Noble gift card ($50.00)

3. Assorted prize . . . → Read More: Prize redemption deadline!!

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Prizes, Prizes, Prizes!

The prize showcase for the FTPL 2015 Summer Reading program “Young Adults Escape the Ordinary!” has recently been restocked! Stop by the Main Library – Historical Room to see what’s been added. Don’t forget to turn in all raffle tickets for the Grand Raffle drawing in September. Good luck everyone, and happy reading!

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Young Adults Escape the Ordinary!

This year’s summer reading theme for tweens & teens ages, 11 – 18 is “Young Adults Escape the Ordinary!” Visit the Library’s website at (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!

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2015 Summer Reading theme!

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!

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Reading Buddies update!

Applications are no longer available for the Reading Buddies Program. Individuals that already picked up an application have until Sunday, June 7th to apply!

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YAY Club returns in June!

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.

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Reading Buddies Update!

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!

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Reading Buddies Returns!

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.

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SAT Review Part I – Program Update!!

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.