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We need 1-gallon milk jugs!

Winifred Knox Memorial Library is saving 1-gallon milk jugs for the upcoming summer reading program.
We are using them to make an igloo.
There is a collection box in the library lobby.
Please bring yours in to help us out!
Thank you!




Kevin Wood will be returning as Abraham Lincoln on Monday, March 5th from 6:30 to 8:00.
He will be telling stories and jokes about Lincoln's life. This is a free program.

Craft day is Saturday, March 24th from 10:00 to 11:00. We will be making springtime crafts.

"Clue" game day is Tuesday, March 27th from 3:30 to 5:00. We will be acting out the game "Clue". A sign up sheet will be at the circulation desk.

Children under age 8 need parental supervision at all programs.




Movie Night

Movie night is Friday, March 23rd fro 6:00 to 7:45
We will be watching "Ferdinand"


Craft Day

Craft Day is Saturday, March 24th from 10:00 to 11:00
We will be making springtime crafts.


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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!

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We Have a Winner!!
Congratulations to the Huddle Cafe in Ashton!

The Huddle went up against some of the big boy pizzerias, and won! Thank you goes out to the middle school students at AFC for being our judges. To those who could not make it this year...hope you can join us next year to see if the Huddle can maintain its title!





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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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