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Abraham Lincoln Program at Franklin Grove Library

Thursday, April 6 at 6:30 pm

"From a Birth of Freedom to a New Birth of Freedom"

This program is directed at both adults and children, consisting of a first-person presentation of President Abraham Lincoln in period dress, talking about his own life and history of the United States of America, from Independence through Civil War; the formal program will be followed by up to 30 additional minutes of Q&A, photos and informal interaction. Kevin J. Wood will portray Abraham Lincoln.



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April Events

April 6th: Abraham Lincoln Program 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

April 21st: Pizza judging contest for middle school students 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. We will have cheese pizzas from various places and we will judge who has the best!

April 22nd: Lee County Home Extention Composting class 10:30 a.m. to noon. A sign-up sheet will be at the circulation desk.

April 28th: Movie night 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. We will be watching "Sing".

April 29th: Craft day 10:30 a.m. to noon.


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Upcoming Events

April 6th: Abe Lincoln program, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
April 22nd: Lee County Home Ext. Composting program. Sign up sheet will be at the circulation desk.


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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!

Library Board Minutes


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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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