Children ages three to five can come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and more, followed by a craft.
Franklin Avenue Library
Are you looking for a great place to volunteer? Become a volunteen and help out with library projects and programs. Teens ages twelve to eighteen can pick up a teen volunteer application at the Franklin Library. Applications must be turned in and approved before attending this program.
Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, and Mary Steenburgen star as lifelong friends whose lives are forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with an evening of Irish harp music, performed by Erin Brooker-Miller. As a representative of the United States, Erin has competed and won numerous awards at All-Ireland Fleadh Cheoils, the highest level traditional Irish music competition held annually in Ireland. She is the Principal Harpist of the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra and Executive Director of the USA International Harp Competition
A special guest from Polk County Conservation will be discussing the incredible lives of owls. Then we will try to figure out what owls eat by dissecting owl pellets. Science Wednesdays is a chance for kids ages six to twelve to explore different aspects of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). Please preregister for this program.
Come share stories, songs, and fingerplays followed by a craft in the children's area. Ages 18 months-3 years.
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and songs, followed by a craft. Ages 18 months-3 years. Meeting Room
The Roosevelt High School Chamber Choir, under the direction of Rose Dino and Devon Steve, and the Da Capo A Cappella Jazz Choir, under the direction of Rose Dino, will present a program of holiday-themed pieces.
The whole family can come to the library for stories, rhymes and songs. Children's Area
Read a story, explore and create with art and STEM activities! Bring your imagination and join us in the children's area. Ages three to eight.