Programs and Activities for Children

The library provides programs and activities to engage, entertain, and educate children. Please read descriptions, age restrictions, and registration requirements below, and join us for fall fun at the library!! Click HERE to download the complete list.



We are celebrating DiNovember all month long. Stop by the children’s area at the Franklin Library for self-led activities featuring our favorite gigantic, prehistoric creatures, dinosaurs! You’ll find dino-mite puzzles, games, and crafts while supplies last.

  • Dates: November 1 - 30
  • Time: Library Open Hours
  • Location: Franklin Library
  • Ages: All Ages
  • Registration: Registration is not required. Stop by the Franklin Library any time to participate in self-led dino activities.


Homeschool Project Zone

A program for homeschoolers ages 5-12 is held monthly at the Franklin Library. This 90-minute program includes directions and supplies for completing one or two projects or crafts. A different project is featured each month. (Younger siblings are welcome to attend, but when supplies are limited, we cannot guarantee there will be enough supplies for younger siblings to participate in the main activity.)

  • Dates: Tuesday, November 28
  • Time: 2 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location: Franklin Library
  • Ages: 5-12
  • Activities:
    • November: LEGO Challenges! Complete challenges with LEGO bricks and build your own creations.
  • Registration: Required. Call either library to sign up. Franklin (937) 746-2665. Springboro (937) 748-3200.


Festive Stories and Snacks

Join us for winter and holiday themed stories and snacks. Different stories and snacks will be featured at each session, so you may attend each day if you'd like. Please pay close attention to the times and locations listed below.

  • Times, Dates, and Locations:
    • 10 a.m. Monday, December 11 (Springboro Library)
    • 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, December 12 (Franklin Library)
    • 10 a.m. Wednesday, December 13 (Franklin Library)
    • 10 a.m. Thursday, December 14 (Springboro Library)
  • Ages: All Ages
  • Registration: Registration is not required.