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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!






November Events

We will be hosting our quarterly Lunch & a Movie program on Thursday, November 16th. Lunch will be served at 12:00 p.m. with the movie to follow. We will be watching "The Magnificent 7". A sign up sheet is at the circulation desk. This program is for adults only.

Movie night is Friday, November 17th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. We will be watching "The Emoji Movie".

Craft day is Saturday, November 18th from 10:30 a.m. to noon. We will be making Thanksgiving crafts.

Children under age 8 need parental supervision at all events.

The library will close at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22nd and remain closed on Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th for Thanksgiving. Regular hours resume on Saturday, November 25th.

November is "Food For Fines". We will deduct $1.00 from any accrued fines for any non-perishable food item donated during the month of November. This does not include costs for lost/missing items. The food will be donated to the local food pantry.


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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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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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