Adult Programs

“Acorn Catalog” App Now Available

We are proud to introduce the “Acorn Catalog” app for phones and tablets. With this App you are able to search our catalog, renew loans, place holds, see if any holds you have place are available, and pay library fines. Utilizing the Library’s services has never been easier! Simply go to either the App Store on Apple devices or Google Play Store on Android devices to download.

Works with JCCL and other Libraries on the Bibliomation system!

To login all you need is your library card and password. If you need any assistance with finding out your library card number or password, please feel free to call the library at 860-642-6207.

June 30 Teddy Bear outside story hour

Tuesday, June 30th9:30am.  Teddy Bear Outside Story Hour with Miss Chris & Butterfly Bear for 4-8 yr olds. Bring a blanket and a bear (or your favorite stuffed friend) to hear a story together. Take home craft available. Sorry,  The Teddy Bear Campout will not be held this year.  ***** Registration only, limited seating, weather permitting!


Coming in July

Starting in July!!  The Janet Carlson Calvert Library, the Ashbel Woodward Museum & Franklin Historical Society, are proud to present “I Spy Franklin”. Search Franklin for letterboxes, or caches. Each box will contain – a clue to the next box, historical trivia about the box’s location and a garden themed collectible for you to bring home to cultivate your own Summer Reading garden.