What’s Happening at Franklin Memorial Library


Franklin Memorial Library announces the following upcoming events:


August 3

• Staff Meeting - Due to today’s staff meeting, the library will open to the public at 10 a.m. instead of their normal 9 a.m. opening time.

August 4

• National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day - Be sure to stop by the library for Happy National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day on Thursday, August 4, and request a cookie!

August 9

• National Book Lovers Day - Calling all book lovers! Be sure to swing by the library for National Book Lovers Day on Thursday, August 9, and receive a keychain!

August 15

• This or That Movie Voting Ends - The library welcomes youth opinions on its next movie showing. Should the library show Atlantis – The Lost Empire or The Emperor’s New Groove? Cast your vote with the library today! Voting ends August 15. Showtime is set for 4 p.m., August 18.

August 18

• Movie Showing - Join the library for popcorn and a show at 4 p.m., August 18!

August 23

• Back to School Kid’s Craft - Franklin Memorial Library will host a Back to School Kid’s Craft at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, August 23. Sign-up in required.

• Board of Trustees Executive Committee Meeting - The Emanuel County Library Board will meet in the library’s Smith Room at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, August 23.


• Toddler Time – The library will host Toddler Time at Harmon Park each Friday throughout the month of August. Sessions will be held at 10:30 a.m. on August 5, August 12, August 19, and August 26.

• Veteran’s Coffee – On a weekly basis, Franklin Memorial Library welcomes local heroes for Veteran’s Coffee at 9:30 a.m. each Monday. Veterans Coffee dates for the remaining month of August are set for August 8, August 15, August 22 and August 29.


• Art-Anime Club – The library will host an art-anime club at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 10, and again on Wednesday, August 24.


• Donation Drive - In honor of August 20 being International Homeless Animals Day, the library will be accepting donations of pet food, toys, treats, blankets and beds throughout the month of August.


No comments on this item Please log in to comment by clicking here