Franklin Memorial hosts library card extravaganza
by Whitley Clifton | October 11, 2018 10:30 am
Last Updated: October 10, 2018 at 4:28 pm
Franklin Memorial Library hosted its first library card extravaganza on September 15. The purpose of the event was to encourage area residents to sign up for a library card so they can take advantage of the public library’s many resources.
Upon entering the library, patrons first encountered a tempting selection of treats—namely popcorn, cotton candy, chocolate muffins, and lemonade.
Those who were able to tear themselves away from the food ventured inside to enjoy a carnival-like atmosphere filled with games, contests, and information stands. Anyone looking to try out their skills went for the cornhole toss, a jewelry making station, and a slime station. Others seeking a more artistic flair had their faces painted or had balloon animals made for…
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