Let’s Paint!

Grades 2 & up — Registration is full. See you at the next one! For artists of all levels! Grab your paint brushes and join Ms. Mariela for an afternoon of creative, colorful, paint-smeared fun!    

YA Book Club


For Teens - Registration is required. Interested in reading different genres within YA and possibly making a friend or two? Come to our virtual Discord book club where we read a YA book each month and discuss what we liked and didn't like about the book without having to leave the comfort of home. From […]

Anime Club

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Grades 6-12 — Registration is required. Calling all anime fans! Enjoy all things anime and manga with us. Participate in fun anime themed activities, games, and crafts. Meet with other anime enthusiasts and join our manga/anime discussions.

Event Series Scales-N-Tales Storytime

Scales-N-Tales Storytime

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Ages 0-5 with Caregiver — Registration is required. Start your Friday morning off at the library with a fun storytime all about animals. A new animal each week! Some bilingual Spanish.

Game ON+

Teens Grades 6-12  Fridays (10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17, 12/1, 12/15) 4:30pm - 6pm Take your gaming to the next level. Join our video game program to play new and classic games. Participate in friendly competitions and win prizes Grades 9-12 are eligible to join our Discord server. Play, talk, and game with others virtually. Sign-up […]

Event Series Friends Book Sale

Friends Book Sale

Looking for great deals on new or gently used books, CDs, and DVDs? Join the Friends in the Library by the in-house book sale for a special, expanded book sale. You can also buy a reusable Friends tote bag full of materials for $5!

Event Series Knit & Crochet Group

Knit & Crochet Group

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Relax and work on a project or receive basic instruction from experienced crafters. New members are welcome, and basic supplies and tools are provided.

Event Series Mini Explorers Storytime

Mini Explorers Storytime

Ages 0-5 with Caregiver — Registration is Required. What are books if not mini adventures? In Mini Explorers we’ll read stories, sing songs, do activities, and maybe do a craft or two. Where will we go this week? A trip around the world? Deep sea diving? Hop on a rocket ship to the moon? Come […]

Event Series Chair Yoga (Virtual)

Chair Yoga (Virtual)

Chair Yoga classes are wonderful movement opportunities for any adult with limited mobility who wants to increase and maintain flexibility. Participate virtually with Susan Wilkens of Dancing Cranes Yoga in Riverside through Zoom or by phone. Registration is required. We will email you the Zoom & phone information the day before the program date. Don’t […]

Bon Appetit

Grades 3-6 — Registration is Required. Try your hand at cooking! Come to the library and see the tastes we have in store for your future chefs! Grades 3-6 (Limit 20)  

Event Series Tinker Tots

Tinker Tots

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Ages 0-5 — Registration is required. Get your wiggles out with a toddler playtime! Different toys and games each week.