Franklin Garden Club presents: Large Garden Pests

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18th at 6:00pm – Join us at JCCL for this free (and open to the public) presentation given by garden expert, Carol Quish.

Book Tasting for Children

WENESDAY, APRIL 19th – Need some help finding the right book to encourage your young reader?  We have 2 tempting times to satisfy any appetite!  Create a book-themed treat as you browse our sampling of our most popular children’s series and new book options.

2-5 year olds (older siblings also welcome!) – 10:00am
6-12 year olds – 1:00pm (followed by a special viewing of the book-inspired movie ‘Wonder’ (2017/Rated PG/1 hr 53 mins)

Breakfast Bookclub: Ten Hours Until Dawn

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25th at 9:30am – This month’s selection is Ten Hours Until Dawn by Michael Tougias.  Enjoy reading non-fiction? Pick up a copy of this month’s selection today at the library.  Then join us on the 24th for a morning bite and book!

Friends of the JCC Library Monthly Meeting

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st at 7:00pm – Love your library, become a friend!  New members or helpers always welcome.  The monthly FOL meeting will resume its regular schedule (2nd Thursday of the month) in October. 

Crochet & Knitters’ Club

WEDNESDAYS at 1:00pm – Want to learn or like to knit with someone?  Stick with us.  We’ll get you hooked!  Help is always available.

Weekly Drop-in Programs (no registration required, unless noted)


reading hen

Music in Motion for Toddlers – Wednesdays at 10am

 30 minutes of music, dancing, pony riding, & parachute fun

Thursday Story Hour – Thursdays at 10am

Story time and craft for 2-5 year olds.



Upcoming Programs


Crochet & Knitters’ Club – Wednesdays at 1:00pm
Tuesday, April 17th at 1:00pm – JCCL Family Movie: Jumanji – Welcome to the Jungle
Wednesday, April 18th at 3:00pm – Fairy Houses
Wednesday, April 18th at 6:00pm – Franklin Garden Club presents: Large Garden Pests
Thursday, April 19th at 10:00am AND 1:00pm – Book Tasting for Children (click here for details!)
Thursday, April 25th at 9:30am – Breakfast Bookclub: Ten Hours Until Dawn (Michael Tougias)
Thursday, May 3rd at 3:30pm – JCCL Family Movie: Star Wars – The Last Jedi
Thursday, May 10th at 1:00pm – Cookbook Club: Mexican Meal
Thursday, May 10th at 6:00pm – Novel Tea Book Club: Atonement (by Ian McEwan)
Saturday, May 12th from 9am-2pm – Mother’s Day Plant Sale  (Sponsored by  the Friends of the JCC Library & the Franklin Garden Club)
 Thursday, May 17th at 4:30pm – Tutu Tutorial 
Saturday, May 19th at 10:00am – Beginner Ballet Steps
 Thursday, May 24th at 1:00pm – Memorial Wreaths
 Wednesday, May 30th at 9:30am – Breakfast Book Club: Without a Map (by Meredith Hall)
Please note:  In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, the library will be closed on Saturday, May 26th.  Museum and State Parks passes should be picked up on Thursday, May 24th if you would like to make plans for the holiday weekend.
  For a printer-friendly version of April, click here. For May Happenings, click here.