Estate Planning Tips & Pitfalls

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

Estate planning is not just for retirees or the wealthy. It is important to ensure that your family and your assets are safe when you are gone and that your wishes are honored; yet, many people put off estate planning or forget to do it altogether. Join Barrett Pedersen, Attorney at Law, as he discusses […]

Recurring Event Scales-N-Tales Storytime

Scales-N-Tales Storytime

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

Ages 0-5 with Caregiver — Limit 20 — 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. We are currently limiting our storytime capacity to 20 people total.

Recurring Event Tinker Tots

Tinker Tots

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

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

Recurring Event Tech Tuesdays Q1 2023

Tech Tuesdays: Intro to Office

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

Limit 6 — Registration is required. Learn the basics of using Microsoft Office, as well as Google Docs on Web. Bringing your own device is encouraged. We will go over the basics of word processing, keynote/presentations and spreadsheets. Most concepts are applicable to all common productivity software suites.

Valentine’s Day Card Craft

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

For Teens and Up - Registration is required. Want to make a special Valentine for someone special in your life? Drop in and use different Cricut cut-outs to make the most adorable Valentine for a friend, partner, or family member.  

Family Trivia Night

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

Grades K-5 - Registration is required. Get ready for a Kahoot! of a good time - with literacy-based trivia the whole family can enjoy! Create your own style of "Homemade Trail Mix" and enjoy a juice pouch while you're at it. Prizes offered for 3 rounds of trivia!  

Recurring Event Perler Bead it!

Perler Bead It!

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

Grades: 3-12 Create different Perler bead designs. We’ll provide different Perler bead colors and tools to help you get started!

Recurring Event Scales-N-Tales Storytime

Scales-N-Tales Storytime

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

Ages 0-5 with Caregiver — Limit 20 — 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. We are currently limiting our storytime capacity to 20 people total.

Buying Your First Home Seminar

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

There's No Place Like Your Home! Homeownership provides your own safe haven, and also is one of the main drivers of generational wealth. For more reasons why buying your first home could be the right choice for you, and how to start your journey, attend the upcoming First Time Homebuyers Seminar hosted by Jamie Olesen […]

Recurring Event Knit & Crochet Group

Knit & Crochet Group

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

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

Friends Book Sale

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL

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!