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Abraham Lincoln Program at the Franklin Grove Library
Thursday, March 5th, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
This is a first-person presentation of Abraham Lincoln in period dress, sharing the story of how both he and Illinois rose from obscurity to greatness between the years 1830 to 1861. This program is appropriate for audiences of all ages, both adults and children. Mr. Lincoln is portrayed by Kevin Wood, a professional Lincoln presenter who is extremely knowledgeable about his life and times.





A representative from the U.S. Census will be here on February 5th from 10:00 a.m to noon to discuss employment opportunities for the upcoming census.

Lunch & a Movie is Wednesday, February 26th from 12:00 - 2:30. We will be watching "The Notebook". A sign up sheet will be at the circulation desk. Adults only, please.

Movie night is Friday, February 28th from 6:00 - 7:45. We will be watching "The Addams Family".

Craft day is Saturday, February 29th from 10:30 - 11:00. We will be making St. Patrick's Day crafts.

Children under age 8 need parental supervision.




Board meeting on Feb 11

Franklin Grove Public Library
Regular meeting of the Library Board of Trustees
Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.
1. Call to order
2. Public comments
3. Consent agenda
a. Approve minutes from the January 14th, 2020
b. File financial/treasurer's report for audit
c. Approve Director's report
4. Unfinished business
d. Revisit computer policy for children
e. Other
5. New business
6. Miscellaneous items
7. Adjournment
Next meeting is Tuesday, March 10th, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.



Monthly Library Events

Be sure to check the Event Calendar for any last minute additions!

Movie Night - Last Friday of each month from 6-8 PM

Craft Day - Last Saturday of each month from 10:30 AM to Noon

Children under age 8 need parental supervision at all events.

Have an idea for a program or event? Email us today!

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Library hours:
Monday-Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

112 S. Elm St., PO Box 326
Franklin Grove, IL 61031
Phone: 815-456-2823
Fax: 815-456-2619

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