Family Movie - Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

alexander and no good, very bad day some days are like that
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.


African American Life in Franklin, Ohio

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


Kid's Yoga

yoga frogLet's learn with Ms. Megan, a Color Me Yoga instructor.

This program is designed specifically for children ages 5 to 9. It is a great way for them to develop, demonstrate strength, learn balance, show coordination, and flexibility.

Learn yoga poses, breathing techniques, listen to music, and play fun games.

All equipment will be supplied.

Registration is required. Sign up at either library.

Crack the Cursive Code - Refinement Practice


Throughout the month of February, there are four classes available that talk about "Cracking the Cursive Code." These programs are designed for students in grades 3 through 8 or for adults wanting to learn more about the history of handwriting. Supplies will be provided for everyone.

lets talk handwritingIn the fourth and final class with Ann Bain, you will perfect your skill. Are you cursive ready? Have you practiced enough? Ann will help those in need of improving their handwriting.

Registration is required and you can sign-up at either Franklin 746-2665 or Springboro 748-3200. It is not necessary to attend all four sessions. We encourage participants to attend as many classes as possible, particularly the first session. However, it is not a requirement to attend all four programs.