Focus On: Cooking

Everyone needs food, but not everyone has learned how to cook, or knows a variety of recipes for things to make. The library has over 1,000 cookbooks for all types of diets, health issues, tastes, and budgets. There are cookbooks …

Best Ways to Beat the Heat

By Penny the Flamingo Summer is in full swing and the heat is already hitting hard. It can be tempting to wait out the season indoors until it is time to start complaining about the cold again, but then you …

Summer Reading Activities

Summer reading is in full swing at the Frankfort Community Public Library. We still have many great activities and events for teens and tweens to participate in for summer reading points. You too, can win fun and delicious prizes this …

Project Continues Thanks to New Grant

The Frankfort Community Public Library (FCPL) has been awarded a second Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant for $6, 266, which will enable the library to continue the Clinton County:  Fun in the ʼ50s digitization project.  Under the first …

Technology and You: Printing Wireless

Image Credit: Toothpaste For DinnerMany of our patrons come to our library needing to print a document or e-mail. Often times these items are readily available on our phones. Did you know that you can print items from your phone …

2018 Friends Art Show, “Ebb & Flow”

2018 Friends of the Frankfort Library Fine Art Exhibition & Sale, “Ebb & Flow”Nov. 9-11, 2018The Friends Fine Art Exhibition & Sale has become a shining cultural event in our community. This year’s theme is “Ebb & Flow” and the …

Cybersecurity and You: Wireless Security Basics

Image Credit: XKCD 1457                 Whether using an in-home wireless router or mobile devices, which access public Wi-Fi, your information and devices could be vulnerable to attack. Below are some tips to help you secure your home internet and devices. …

Device Security and You: The Basics

Image Credit: xkcd 1518 If you own a smartphone and tablet, you are well aware how useful they can be. However, with ever increasing smartphone and device usage, these helpful tools are becoming an even greater target for criminals. Here …

Cybersecurity and You 3: Vulnerable/Updated and Malware/Spyware

Part three of this series will explore how our computers can be vulnerable. Like any other machine, a computer requires regular maintenance to perform its best. While we will not be exploring physical computer components today, we will be discussing …

The 24-Hour Library; E-Resources

Part One; Libby from Overdrive Frankfort Community Public Library provides many digital resources which are available 24 hours a day with an internet connection and a library card. A perfect example is Libby, an e-book/audio-book application. Transforming a mobile device …