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.

Mar
29
Wed
Scrapbooking Club
Mar 29 @ 6:00 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.

Mar
31
Fri
The Scrap Exchange
Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Scrap Exchange

Stop by the Library on the last day of each month and get a second chance at creativity using our leftover crafts. It’s also a great time to bring in any crafting supplies you are no longer using at home.

Apr
5
Wed
Library Quilt & Sew Club
Apr 5 @ 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.

Apr
7
Fri
Friday Flicks
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Friday Flicks

Join us each month to watch a newly released movie! This month’s movie is Hacksaw Ridge (R):

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

Starring Andrew Garfield, this film has a running time of 2hr 19min. Refreshments will also be available.

Apr
8
Sat
Knit & Crochet Group
Apr 8 @ 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.

Apr
19
Wed
Library Quilt & Sew Club
Apr 19 @ 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.

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
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.