Franklin Public Library July 2022 News & Events
The Franklin Public Library will be closed Monday, July 4th for Independence Day. The Library's summer hours are Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Library is closed on Sundays in July and August.
Franklin Library Book Sale
Friday, July 15th , 1:00-5:00 p.m. Saturday, July 16th , 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon.
All books are just one dollar!
Bag Sale - $5 A Bag—Saturday, July 16th, from 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Come fill a brown bag with all the books you can!
Your Franklin Public Library card gives you the opportunity to receive either free or reduced cost admission to many of the areas' most popular museums and attractions! Some of the most popular destinations are the Boston Children's Museum, New England Aquarium, the Museum of Science, and the Mass State Parks Pass. Reservations may be made up to thirty days in advance on the Museum Pass page of the library's website. Be sure to check back regularly as we are continually adding more passes for you to enjoy! http://www.eventkeeper.com/mars/tkflex.cfm?curOrg=FRANKLIN&curapp=passes
See the latest additions to our collections at the Franklin Public Library! -> https://www.franklinma.gov/franklin-public-library/pages/new-materials
Special Events for Kids & Families
Rolie Polie Guacamolie Concert! Saturday July 2 @10:30AM
Holy Guacamole! The award-winning kiddie music titans of Brooklyn, Rolie Polie Guacamole, are ready to raise the roof with a rocking, all-ages show! Rolie Polie Guacamole is pure FUN with high-energy songs all done up in folk, funk, rock, Latin and country styles, about eating healthy, staying active, and places the band loves to go, with a sprinkling of animal tunes thrown in for good measure.
Events for Adults
Summer reading is not just for kids! Beginning July 1st, in connection with the Hoopla Book Club, we'll be reading The Temps by Andrew DeYoung. Is it a post-apocalyptic mystery? Witty satire of the corporate machine? Page-turning thriller? Or all of the above? Grab a copy and find out! Both audiobook and ebook are available through the Hoopla app, and print copies will be available at the library or through interlibrary loan.
Foreign Film Night, Tuesday July 5 & 19, 6:30 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of world cinema! Light refreshments will be served.
- Tuesday, July 5th: Certified Copy, 2010, France
Juliette Binoche stars in this enchanting romantic drama about two strangers who fall in love on one luxurious day in gorgeous Tuscany.
- Tuesday, July 19th: A Man Called Ove, 2015, Sweden
Ove, an ill tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors. Based on the bestselling novel.
The films also can be viewed at home using your library card on Kanopy.com !
This is a short listing of the full slate of events for July. To view the full listing, please visit the library page -> https://www.franklinma.gov/franklin-public-library/news/franklin-public-library-july-2022-news-events
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