February 6th: Winter Weeds


Join us at the Franklin Library on Wednesday February, 6th for “Tea & Talk,” from 1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. This month we will investigate winter weeds, those dried plants that we see sticking up out of the snow along the roads and in fields this time of year. We will use library resources and the tiny book, “Winter Weed Finder,” by Dorcas S. Miller for identification.

January 2nd: Chalk Couture

Join us Wed. January 2, 2019 for TEA & TALK from 1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. Beverly Alteri will be speaking about Chalk Couture, specializing in reusable silk screen transfers for DIY home decor and crafts, along with organic chalk pastes and inks, and surfaces. Our make and take workshop takes you step by step from beginning to having a finished product to take home. Sponsored by the Franklin Library. Come and try it!

Notice: Public meeting to review Franklin Library’s Internet Safety Policy

Posted by Franklin Library on Dec. 5, 2018

This is a notice of a public meeting to approve a revised policy for Franklin Library.

A policy outlining the library’s compliance with the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) is a necessary requirement for receiving filtered Internet service through the Maine State Library Network (MSLN).

A public meeting to review and adopt the policy will be held on December 19, at 1:00 p.m., at the Franklin Library, 13 Main St., Franklin ME. 

Copies of the policy will be available at the Library in advance of the meeting.  For more information, please contact Catherine FitzGerald, Library Director at (207) 565-5054 or email thefranklinlibrary@gmail.com.


December 9th: Holiday Tree Lighting


Franklin Library’s 2nd annual tree lighting event, Sunday Dec. 9th, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.  Come join us for food, music, activities for the kids and the countdown to lighting the tree.  Celebrate the season with friends and neighbors.  Free!