Winter

    October has passed, and we are moving closer to those long gray winter days. Children have gotten used to being outside playing and being active. Parents and caregivers have enjoyed those activities that tire out their little ones and …

Better Together

The holidays are on their way! We have all worked so hard. The struggle is real! Shopping, working, schooling, lots of people do both, or even commuting can be hard work. We all deserve a lovely little break to just …

NEW! FCPL Storyline!

Written by Maeve Brewer Children’s Services Manager We recently updated our phone system and added a particular line just for stories. Can’t make one of our in-person programs? Just call the FCPL Storyline at (765) 601-5931. Now you and your …

Thanksgiving

            November is here and Thanksgiving is not too far away! I am looking forward to spending time with my family and cooking a nice meal together. With Thanksgiving near, I wanted to suggest a new picture book that we …

Miss Tandra’s Book Review: Catalyst by Sarah Beth Durst

How many of you, as a child, tried keeping a stray animal or rescuing a helpless critter? You bent your parents’ ears about how badly the animal needed you or how you promised you would feed and keep it clean. …

Miss Mallory’s Book Review: Aster and the Accidental Magic by Thom Pico

Recommended for fans of Witches of Brooklyn by Sophie Escabasse and Hilda and the Troll by Luke Pearson If your middle-grade is looking for the perfect cozy graphic novel for fall, you should check out Aster and the Accidental Magic …

Welcome Fall!

Fall has arrived!  The red, gold, and orange colors of fall just make me happy. The cooler temperatures make curling up under my favorite blanket and having a couple of great books to read the perfect thing to do!  Yes, …

Children’s Department

Hello! I am Anne Franke, a part-time clerk in the Frankfort Children’s Library. I started working here at the beginning of the year and love it! It coincides with my day job: I have the pleasure of teaching high school …

Acceptance, Friendship, & Food

Wow, only two and a half weeks left of September! It will be October before we know it! With everyone back in school, this is the perfect time for friendships and acceptance – new people to begin a friendship with, …