Programs


Adult Programs

Sign up online by clicking on the program name, then clicking on “Sign up” and filling in your information. You may also register by calling (847-455-6016, ext. 2), texting (847-220-4616), emailing info@fppld.org, or stopping by the Information Desk.

Sep
8
Tue
Conversation Circle
Sep 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Conversation Circle

Want to practice your English in an informal, supportive setting? Franklin Park Public Library offers you this opportunity on Tuesday afternoons at 3 pm. If you have an interview you need to prepare for, vocabulary you want to practice, or if you need to become more comfortable shifting from present to past tense—let us know your needs. In the absence of a set meeting agenda, we will talk about current events, play games, or practice pronunciation.

Sep
11
Fri
Friday Flicks
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Friday Flicks

Join us on Fridays each month to watch a newly released movie!

This month’s movie is Aloha (PG-13):

A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him.

This film stars Bradley Cooper, Rachel McAdams, and Emma Stone and has a running time of 105 minutes.

Refreshments will also be available.

Friday Family Flicks
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Friday Family Flicks

Join each month us for a family-friendly movie! This month’s movie is Home (PG):

Oh, an alien on the run from his own people, lands on Earth and makes friends with the adventurous Tip, who is on a quest of her own.

Starring the voices of Jim Parsons and Rihanna, this film has a running time of 94 minutes.

Refreshments will also be available.

Sep
12
Sat
Knit & Crochet Group
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Knit & Crochet Group

New members always welcome! Join fellow crafters from every skill level. Learn tips and tricks and share projects you’re creating.

Sep
14
Mon
Fiction Book Club
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fiction Book Club

We will be discussing the book The Lost Art of Mixing by Erica Bauermeister. Pick up your copy at the Circulation Desk starting a month before the discussion date. Then join us for a lively discussion. Refreshments will also be available.

Sep
15
Tue
Conversation Circle
Sep 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Conversation Circle

Want to practice your English in an informal, supportive setting? Franklin Park Public Library offers you this opportunity on Tuesday afternoons at 3 pm. If you have an interview you need to prepare for, vocabulary you want to practice, or if you need to become more comfortable shifting from present to past tense—let us know your needs. In the absence of a set meeting agenda, we will talk about current events, play games, or practice pronunciation.

Sep
16
Wed
Friendship Quilting Club
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Friendship Quilting Club

Join us for crafting and camaraderie. Whether you are a newcomer or a long-time quilting enthusiast, you’re invited to learn new techniques, talk about fabrics, and share patterns.

Sep
21
Mon
Coloring Party for Adults
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Coloring Party for Adults

Coloring isn’t just for kids anymore! Join us for a stress-relieving evening of coloring! Coloring pages and colored pencils will be provided for use, but feel free to bring in your own art supplies, too.

Sep
22
Tue
Conversation Circle
Sep 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Conversation Circle

Want to practice your English in an informal, supportive setting? Franklin Park Public Library offers you this opportunity on Tuesday afternoons at 3 pm. If you have an interview you need to prepare for, vocabulary you want to practice, or if you need to become more comfortable shifting from present to past tense—let us know your needs. In the absence of a set meeting agenda, we will talk about current events, play games, or practice pronunciation.

Sep
29
Tue
Conversation Circle
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Conversation Circle

Want to practice your English in an informal, supportive setting? Franklin Park Public Library offers you this opportunity on Tuesday afternoons at 3 pm. If you have an interview you need to prepare for, vocabulary you want to practice, or if you need to become more comfortable shifting from present to past tense—let us know your needs. In the absence of a set meeting agenda, we will talk about current events, play games, or practice pronunciation.