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Memorial Library Website



The Franklin Grove Public Library currently has an open position on the Board of Trustees.
Candidates must live within the Village of Franklin Grove limits.
Interested persons may stop in the library or call 815-456-2823 for more information.


We are pleased to announce all library patrons can now download ebooks as well as e audio books!


Read books online!


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February Events

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

Winter hours for the library begin on Monday, November 2nd.  We will be closing at 7:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday Friday and Saturday hours remain the same.
Pre-school lap sit is Wednesday, February 3rd from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.  We will be reading stories and making a craft.
Movie night is Friday, February 26th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  We will be watching "Hotel Transylvania 2". 
Craft day is Saturday, February 27th from 10:30 a.m. to noon.  We will be making a craft and having a snack.
Children under age 8 need parental supervision at all events.

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

Library Board Minutes

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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