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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Adult Crafts: Bows and Pinwheels

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This month's craft class continues the theme of upcycling old book pages. These bows are a unique addition to a holiday design. They can be strung as a garland to wrap around a tree, on a mantle, or used to dress up items in your holiday decorati...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Listen and Learn Music Series

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The Listen and Learn Music series is a collaboration with Southern Trace Songwriters. Artists share their musical journey, aspirations, inspirations, and talents with the audience for a fun learning experience about the music industry.

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Read with Lucy

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Sign up now to have a  Read with Lucy session on Saturday, October 23, between 10:30 -11:30 am. 

Kids ages 6-12 are invited to come read with Lucy, a trained therapy dog. Lucy is an avid listener who enjoys readers at all skill levels. Pr...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Sparky the Fire House Dog is Here!

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Come and say hi to Sparky.  Grab a firefighter hat and take your photo with him.  Tag us with #wcpltn and the City of Franklin Fire Department with #FranklinFire. We would love to see your family having fun at the Library and promoting F...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Spooky Stories Submissions Open

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Residents of Williamson County Tennessee are familiar with the many ghost stories and haunted places here. In this anthology, we'll all share some of the lesser known family tales, spooky stories from local history, and bone chilling original fiction. Res...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Take Charge of Your Diabetes Series

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The Williamson County Public Library System is collaborating with our local UT Extension Office to offer Take Charge of Your Diabetes, a 6-week evidence-based self-management course led by trained University of Tennessee Extension Agents...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Holiday Exercise Challenge Starts November 1

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Need motivation to stay healthy and moving during the cold months? We're partnering with UT Extension and Williamson County Parks and Recreation to bring you an exercise challenge!

Register at https://tiny.utk.edu/holidaychallenge to choose your g...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

Small Business Resource Program Series

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Get your business across the digital divide by attending our program series led by expert Google trainer, Dave Delaney!  Did you know that 80% of small businesses in the United States are not fully utilizing the power of digital tools AND that th...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

All About the Libby App

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The OverDrive app is retiring in February 2022. Everyone will be downloading eBooks and eAudiobooks on their smartphones or tablets using the Libby app. 

Bring your device and your library card with you for a hands-on demonstration of the setup an...

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Posted on: June 5, 2021

Holds2Go Curbside

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Holds 2 Go

 

Who can use the service?  

WCPL patrons in good standing who have received a hold notification.When is the service available? 

Franklin: Monday-Saturday 9:00-10:30 am

Fairview and Nolensville: Monday-Saturday 9-10 amBeth...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Ancestry.com Remote Access

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Ancestry® Library Edition is one of the most important genealogical collections available today.  It has unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, ...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Enjoy Digital Story Times

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Follow us on Facebook on our WCPLtnkids Facebook Page and watch us LIVE:

Storytime with Ms.Stephanie Mondays, 10AM, Tuesday & Wednesday Evening, 7 PM

Family Storytime with Ms. Barbara Tuesdays, 10 AM

Family Storytime with Ms. Liz  Thursdays, 10 ...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

OverDrive app Gone in February 2022

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Oh No! Must OverDrive go?  

Yes, but don't panic, we have a few months to transition. It is being removed from the Apple App Store, Google Play, and Microsoft Stores in February 2022. Current users can still use OverDrive and will be able...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

Covid-19 Resources

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Williamson County:

Williamson County Health Department: https://www.williamsoncounty-tn.gov/120/Health-Department

Williamson County Emergency Management Agency:  https://williamsonready.org/266/Coronavirus-Disease

  • Data Dashboards (active cases, etce...
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Posted on: August 24, 2021

Mobile Printing Now Available at Main Library

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With our new MobilePrint Service™, you can use your personal computer or mobile device to print to the library’s second floor printers from anywhere. Simply submit documents for printing and come to the library to release and pick up your document using y...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Keep in Touch

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Stay in touch with us by following us on Twitter,  Pinterest, liking our Facebook, page, and subscribing to one of our website RSS Feeds or our blog.

For information regarding Main Library Branch activity, subscribe to our newsletter to receive we...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Destination Space STEM Fair partnership with WC County 4-H

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Williamson County 4-H, in partnership with the Williamson County Public Library, is hosting their second annual Destination Space event focusing on the 2021 launch of NASA's Webb Telescope. Saturday, November 6th from 10am-12 noon! This free, come and go ...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Fire Prevention & Safety Information with Sparky Franklin Fire Department Mascot

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Sparky the Firehouse Dog is on loan to us from Franklin Fire Department for the month of October! October 5-8, 2021 is Fire Prevention Week! Stop by the Main Library and say Hi to Sparky and grab some fun FREE Fire Prevention goodies. The Frankli...
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