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Virtual Book Club: "The Thursday Murder Club"

2022-09-10 11:00:00 2022-09-10 12:00:00 America/New_York Virtual Book Club: "The Thursday Murder Club" Join us for a meeting of the FTPL Virtual Book Club! No library card is required to become a member. FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1

Saturday, September 10
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-10 11:00:00 2022-09-10 12:00:00 America/New_York Virtual Book Club: "The Thursday Murder Club" Join us for a meeting of the FTPL Virtual Book Club! No library card is required to become a member. FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1

FTPL @ Home

Virtual Events 1

Join us for a meeting of the FTPL Virtual Book Club! No library card is required to become a member.

The book discussion will be held via Zoom video call. Please be sure to register with your current email address so that you receive the meeting link. If you do not receive the link after completing registration, please email geppinger@franklintwp.org prior to the meeting date.

Our selection for Saturday, September 10th, 2022 will be "The Thursday Murder Club" by Richard Osman. A limited number of print copies will be available at the DeMott Lane reference desk. Join the club Facebook group for updates and questions.

“Funny, clever, and compelling. Mystery fans are going to be enthralled” —Harlan Coben

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Book Club |

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Virtual or take-home events.

Upcoming events

Mon, Nov 28, 10:30am - 10:45am
DeMott Lane Branch
A lapsit program for our youngest ones (accompanied by parents or caregivers). Babies will bounce through this active 15-minute program!

Mon, Nov 28, 10:30am - 10:45am
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Rhymes and a story for little ones!

Mon, Nov 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1
New to yoga? Learn the foundations for establishing a safe and effective yoga practice. 

Mon, Nov 28, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Media Room
We provide the chess boards, all you need is a desire to play!

Mon, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Experience authentic Tai Chi training, also referred to as 'Meditation in Motion,' with Dr. Gang Huang.

Mon, Nov 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Bring an old T-shirt and learn how to turn it into a tote bag! Open to students ages 12-17. Registration is required.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for some creative and relaxing fun with colored pencils and coloring pages.

Tue, Nov 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs!

Tue, Nov 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch
A traditional half-hour themed storytime that includes stories, songs and fingerplays. Nov 1: Owls Nov 8: Election Day w/Elephant & Piggie Nov 15: Pajama Day Nov 22: thanks Nov 29: leaves

Tue, Nov 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Join us for stories, rhymes and a craft.

Tue, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
NOV 22 TURKEY TANGO DANCE PARTY!!! Stories and songs for the entire family! * Nov 15 session is PAJAMA TIME themed! Everyone is welcome to wear your pjs.

Wed, Nov 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Families use tambourines, maracas and shakers in this fun-filled half-hour storytime that includes books, rhymes and songs!

Wed, Nov 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Enjoy knitting, crocheting and conversation with other fiber enthusiasts.

Wed, Nov 30, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB,Virtual Events 1
Join instructor Laura Fechter for this fun combo exercise class in a chair!

Wed, Nov 30, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
DeMott Lane Branch
A lapsit program for our youngest ones (accompanied by parents or caregivers). Babies will bounce through this active 15-minute program!

Wed, Nov 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Historical Room
A free ESL conversation group for students who have a basic working knowledge of English and wish to gain more confidence speaking English.

Wed, Nov 30, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Come and compete for prizes! Play games and challenge your friends.

Thu, Dec 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Families work together to make a craft!

Thu, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Come get an introduction to STEM in this fun-filled class taught by teen volunteer Clarissa Furtado! We will have fun engineering tools for you to explore and enjoy!

Thu, Dec 01, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Celebrate National Mason Jar Day by decorating a plastic jar that we provide. Use our festive decorations and glue to make it a special keepsake jar or to give away!

Thu, Dec 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Drop-in for a quick craft for kids!

Thu, Dec 01, 6:30pm - 6:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Young children, accompanied by parents or caregivers, develop language in this active 15-minute rhymes program which includes a simple story!

Fri, Dec 02, 10:30am - 10:45am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Young children, accompanied by parents or caregivers, develop language in this active 15-minute rhymes program which includes a simple story!

Fri, Dec 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1
Presented by a representative from United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

Fri, Dec 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Best Seller (2021). Running Time: 1 hour 42 minutes. "A cranky, retired author reluctantly embarks on a final book tour to help out a young publisher."

Fri, Dec 02, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Historical Room
Stop by for help with easy tech related questions.

Sat, Dec 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
FTPL @ Home
Experience authentic Tai Chi training, also referred to as 'Meditation in Motion,' with Dr. Gang Huang.
This event is full

Sun, Dec 04, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Celebrate National Cookie Day by making pretend cookies using playdoh and our cookie cutters!

Mon, Dec 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Students will learn the basics of shopping online!

Mon, Dec 05, 10:30am - 10:45am
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Rhymes and a story for little ones!

Mon, Dec 05, 10:30am - 10:45am
DeMott Lane Branch
A lapsit program for our youngest ones (accompanied by parents or caregivers). Babies will bounce through this active 15-minute program!

Mon, Dec 05, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Media Room
We provide the chess boards, all you need is a desire to play!

Mon, Dec 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1
New to yoga? Learn the foundations for establishing a safe and effective yoga practice. 

Mon, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for some creative and relaxing fun with colored pencils, crayons, and coloring pages.

Mon, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Get ready for this super spy craft mission! Make your very own Ninja pal at this top-secret Ninja gathering. Shhhhhhh....

Tue, Dec 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
presented by an Eldercare Educator from the Somerset County Office of Aging and Disability Services

Tue, Dec 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs!

Tue, Dec 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Join us for stories, rhymes and a craft.

Tue, Dec 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch
A traditional half-hour themed storytime that includes stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities. Dec 6: Elves, Dec 13: Fave Silly Sweaters, Dec 20: Gingerbread

Tue, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Stories and songs for the entire family! *NOTE: Dec 20 will be a Snowball Dance Party!

Wed, Dec 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
DeMott Lane Branch - Historical Room
Stop by for help with easy tech related questions.

Wed, Dec 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Families use tambourines, maracas and shakers in this fun-filled half-hour storytime that includes books, rhymes and songs!

Wed, Dec 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Stop by for help with easy tech related questions.

Wed, Dec 07, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB,Virtual Events 1
Join instructor Laura Fechter for this fun combo exercise class! Can be done standing or in a chair.

Wed, Dec 07, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
DeMott Lane Branch
A lapsit program for our youngest ones (accompanied by parents or caregivers). Babies will bounce through this active 15-minute program!

Wed, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Come and play games with your family and friends!

Thu, Dec 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Preschoolers enjoy stories, songs and rhymes in this traditional half-hour storytime.

Thu, Dec 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1
This gentle class focuses on an exploration of basic yoga poses and how to connect them through attention to breathing, alignment and mindfulness.

Thu, Dec 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Attend our monthly adult craft break and make a pop-up holiday card.
This event is full

Thu, Dec 08, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Come celebrate National Llama Day by making a cute llama craft and hearing some fun llama stories. Please note: we will be using small sequins.

Thu, Dec 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Everyone is invited to play where all the prizes are free books! Please register.

Thu, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Virtual Events 1
Are you interested in trying meditation to reduce stress or calm your mind?

Thu, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Join us for stories, rhymes and a craft.

Fri, Dec 09, 10:30am - 10:45am
DeMott Lane Branch
Young children, accompanied by parents or caregivers, develop language in this active 15-minute rhymes program which includes a simple story!

Mon, Dec 12, 10:30am - 10:45am
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Rhymes and a story for little ones!

Mon, Dec 12, 10:30am - 10:45am
DeMott Lane Branch
A lapsit program for our youngest ones (accompanied by parents or caregivers). Babies will bounce through this active 15-minute program!

Mon, Dec 12, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Media Room
We provide the chess boards, all you need is a desire to play!

Mon, Dec 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1
New to yoga? Learn the foundations for establishing a safe and effective yoga practice. 

Mon, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for some creative and relaxing fun with colored pencils, crayons, and coloring pages.

Tue, Dec 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs!

Tue, Dec 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Drop-in for a quick craft for kids!

Tue, Dec 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
A traditional half-hour themed storytime that includes stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities. Dec 6: Elves, Dec 13: Fave Silly Sweaters, Dec 20: Gingerbread

Tue, Dec 13, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Wear your favorite Ugly Sweater to make a sweater paper craft while hearing the story Sweater Weather by Matt Phelan.

Tue, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Stories and songs for the entire family! *NOTE: Dec 20 will be a Snowball Dance Party!

Wed, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Families use tambourines, maracas and shakers in this fun-filled half-hour storytime that includes books, rhymes and songs!

Wed, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB,Virtual Events 1
Join instructor Laura Fechter for this fun combo exercise class! Can be done standing or in a chair.

Wed, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
DeMott Lane Branch
A lapsit program for our youngest ones (accompanied by parents or caregivers). Babies will bounce through this active 15-minute program!

Wed, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Join us for a community service activity and earn an hour of volunteer time. Open to students ages 12-17. Snacks will be served! Please register.

Wed, Dec 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Learn how a simple art cataloging project evolved into a search for a mysterious piece's provenance and became one of the biggest art finds in recent history, right here in New Jersey.

Thu, Dec 15, 10:00am - 8:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Calling all tweens! Get into a festive mood by picking up at one of our branches a kit to make a candy cane reindeer craft! Please register.

Thu, Dec 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Families work together to make a craft!

Thu, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Come get an introduction to STEM in this fun-filled class taught by teen volunteer Clarissa Furtado! We will have fun engineering tools for you to explore and enjoy!

Thu, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Drop-in coloring event

Thu, Dec 15, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Decorate your very own paper Gingerbread Person and hear a gingerbread tale or two!

Thu, Dec 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Teens come learn to crochet! Open to students ages 12-17. Teens who know how to crochet are welcome to come and stitch with us!

Thu, Dec 15, 6:30pm - 6:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Young children, accompanied by parents or caregivers, develop language in this active 15-minute rhymes program which includes a simple story!

Fri, Dec 16, 10:30am - 10:45am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Young children, accompanied by parents or caregivers, develop language in this active 15-minute rhymes program which includes a simple story!

Canceled
Sat, Dec 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
FTPL @ Home
Experience authentic Tai Chi training, also referred to as 'Meditation in Motion,' with Dr. Gang Huang.

Sun, Dec 18, 1:15pm - 2:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Virtual Events 1,Historical Room
Pet parents who have lost a pet, or anticipate a loss, gather to share stories and memories with like minds and hearts.

Sun, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
A caring-and-sharing card craft! Make a creative handprint winter card and hear the story "No Two Alike" by Keith Baker while decorating your card.

Mon, Dec 19, All day
DeMott Lane Branch
Winter Reading Challenge registration opens today! Visit our website at www.franklintwp.org on Dec 19 (or anytime until it ends on Feb 13) to register on Beanstack!

Mon, Dec 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Students will learn the basics of using several types of social media platforms.

Mon, Dec 19, 10:30am - 10:45am
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Rhymes and a story for little ones!

Mon, Dec 19, 10:30am - 10:45am
DeMott Lane Branch
A lapsit program for our youngest ones (accompanied by parents or caregivers). Babies will bounce through this active 15-minute program!

Mon, Dec 19, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Media Room
We provide the chess boards, all you need is a desire to play!

Mon, Dec 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1
New to yoga? Learn the foundations for establishing a safe and effective yoga practice. 

Mon, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Historical Room
Meets every third Monday

Mon, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Experience authentic Tai Chi training, also referred to as 'Meditation in Motion,' with Dr. Gang Huang.

Mon, Dec 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for some creative and relaxing fun with colored pencils, crayons, and coloring pages.

Tue, Dec 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs!

Tue, Dec 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Join us for stories, rhymes and a craft.

Tue, Dec 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
A traditional half-hour themed storytime that includes stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities. Dec 6: Elves, Dec 13: Fave Silly Sweaters, Dec 20: Gingerbread

Tue, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Stories and songs for the entire family! *NOTE: Dec 20 will be a Snowball Dance Party!

Tue, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch
You'll have a ball at our Snowball Dance Party!

Wed, Dec 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Families use tambourines, maracas and shakers in this fun-filled half-hour storytime that includes books, rhymes and songs!

Wed, Dec 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Franklin Park Branch - Franklin Park
Enjoy an hour of knitting, crocheting and conversation with other fiber enthusiasts.

Wed, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB,Virtual Events 1
Join instructor Laura Fechter for this fun combo exercise class! Can be done standing or in a chair.

Wed, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
DeMott Lane Branch
A lapsit program for our youngest ones (accompanied by parents or caregivers). Babies will bounce through this active 15-minute program!

Wed, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB,Virtual Events 1
Open to all!

Wed, Dec 21, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Come and play games with your family and friends!

Thu, Dec 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Preschoolers enjoy stories, songs and rhymes in this traditional half-hour storytime.

Thu, Dec 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
FTPL @ Home - Virtual Events 1
This gentle class focuses on an exploration of basic yoga poses and how to connect them through attention to breathing, alignment and mindfulness.

Thu, Dec 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Come prepared to make them and eat them! Open to students ages 12-17. Please register.

Thu, Dec 22, 6:30pm - 6:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Young children, accompanied by parents or caregivers, develop language in this active 15-minute rhymes program which includes a simple story!

Fri, Dec 23, 10:30am - 10:45am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Young children, accompanied by parents or caregivers, develop language in this active 15-minute rhymes program which includes a simple story!

Sun, Dec 25, All day
FTPL @ Home
Library Closure

Mon, Dec 26, All day
FTPL @ Home
Library Closure

Tue, Dec 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lewis Street Branch - Programming Room
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs!

Tue, Dec 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
DeMott Lane Branch
Help decorate the windows of the Children's Room to create a cozy space during the Winter 2022-2023!

Tue, Dec 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Stories and songs for the entire family! *NOTE: Dec 20 will be a Snowball Dance Party!

Wed, Dec 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
Families use tambourines, maracas and shakers in this fun-filled half-hour storytime that includes books, rhymes and songs!

Wed, Dec 28, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB,Virtual Events 1
Join instructor Laura Fechter for this fun combo exercise class! Can be done standing or in a chair.

Wed, Dec 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Help decorate the windows of the Children's Room to create a cozy space during the Winter 2022-2023!

Wed, Dec 28, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Online
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. The public are welcome. Access: http://us02web.zoom.us/j/6111508621?pwd=V1o5QU9SVmozaHhFTW1RYnFRUFFEZz09 Meeting ID: 611 150 8621 Passcode: 12345

Thu, Dec 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
DeMott Lane Branch
Help decorate the windows of the Children's Room to create a cozy space during the Winter 2022-2023!

Sat, Dec 31, All day
FTPL @ Home
Library Early Closure

Sun, Jan 01, All day
FTPL @ Home
All Branches Closed

Thu, Jan 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
TBA

Thu, Jan 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
TBA

Canceled
Sun, Jan 15, 1:15pm - 2:45pm
DeMott Lane Branch
Pet parents who have lost a pet, or anticipate a loss, gather to share stories and memories with like minds and hearts.

Sun, Jan 15, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
DeMott Lane Branch - Historical Room,Virtual Events 1
Pet parents who have lost a pet, or anticipate a loss, gather to share stories and memories with like minds and hearts.

Mon, Jan 16, All day
FTPL @ Home
All Branches Closed

Thu, Jan 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
TBA

Thu, Jan 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
DeMott Lane Branch - Community Room AB
TBA