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.

Apr
24
Mon
Understanding Credit Reports
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Understanding Credit Reports

Join us during Money Smart Week© as representatives from Leyden Credit Union share valuable information about your credit report. They’ll discuss how to understand your credit report, what goes into a credit report, and how you can improve your credit score. Refreshments will also be available.

Apr
26
Wed
Scrapbooking Club
Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Scrapbooking Club

Do you have a bunch of old pictures laying around? Get organized and join us each month for Scrapbooking Club! You will learn new techniques and be able to share ideas. Please bring your own photos, unfinished scrapbooks, and any materials you’d like to trade with others. This program is for teens & adults.

Apr
27
Thu
College Illinois! Information Session
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
College Illinois! Information Session

Representatives from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission join us during Money Smart Week© to share information about College Illinois!, the state’s program to help Illinois families prepay for future college tuition at today’s plan rates. Learn about how College Illinois! works, the different kinds of plans, and other information about the program.

Apr
29
Sat
Wonderland Tea Party
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Wonderland Tea Party

Join us for the First Annual Wonderland Tea Party!

Enjoy tea, treats, and good conversation. You might even go home with a fun raffle prize!

Tea time attire is not required but is strongly encouraged.

This program is for teens and adults. Registration is required. Limit 40.

This program is made possible with the help of the Franklin Park Woman’s Club.

May
3
Wed
Library Quilt & Sew Club
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Library Quilt & Sew Club

Join us for casual discussion about quilting and sewing, and showing completed projects. We embrace all quilting and sewing skills.

May
6
Sat
Arts and Snacks
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Arts and Snacks

Drop in for some art! Create a masterpiece at your library. We will have all sorts of Art Suppliers available and a bunch of snacks to keep you going. This program is for adults and teens.

May
9
Tue
DIY Hanging Plant Basket
May 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
DIY Hanging Plant Basket

Get ready for summer with a hanging plant basket!

Basket and plants will be provided. Bring a garden trowel and garden gloves.

Registration is required. Limit 20. This class is for adults only.

This program is made possible with the help of Olson’s Ace Hardware in Franklin Park.

THIS SESSION IS NOW FULL. PLEASE SIGN UP FOR THE WEDNESDAY, MAY 10TH SESSION AT 6:00PM.

May
10
Wed
DIY Hanging Plant Basket
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
DIY Hanging Plant Basket

Get ready for summer with a hanging plant basket!

Basket and plants will be provided. Bring a garden trowel and garden gloves.

Registration is required. Limit 20. This class is for adults only.

This program is made possible with the help of Olson’s Ace Hardware in Franklin Park.

May
12
Fri
Friday Flicks
May 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Friday Flicks

Join us each month to watch a newly released movie! This month’s movie is Hidden Figures (PG):

The story of a team of African-American women mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the US space program.

Starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe, this film has a running time of 2hr 7min. Refreshments will also be available.

May
13
Sat
Knit & Crochet Group
May 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Knit & Crochet Group

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