Mike Hemmelgarn is a local entertainer and is a man of many talents. At a young age he was captivated by ventriloquism and juggling. Mike soon put his abilities to work and now goes all around the state performing at different venues. We enjoy having him perform at the library and are happy to have him back again this year.
The Summer Reading Program will take place from May 26th to July 26th. There will be some great programs and prizes given away for children, teens, and adults. For more information please click the links below:
Join us as we show Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day at the Franklin Library.
Enjoy a visit with friends and family, watch a movie, and eat a snack. All ages are welcome. This movie will more than likely appeal to young children and the elementary school age.
Registration is required for the number of snacks and drinks provided. You can sign up at either branch.
Author lecture and booksigning.
All ages are invited to share in the memories of shopping at Thirkield's Store, taffy pulling, church, school and more with Franklin resident Eva Louise (Weesie) Polley.
Seating on a first come basis.
The book chronicles African American life in Franklin, Ohio through the eyes and ears of long-time resident Weesie Polley.
"Franklin is home, life is worth living and I am content because I am in agreement with Robert Browning who wrote in Pippa Passes, "God's in His Heaven; All's right with the World." ~Eva Louise Polley