Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Friendly's FUNraising for Your Library Thursday, August 6th

Please stop in the library to pick up a certificate to support your Frothingham Free library by eating breakfast, lunch, dinner, or ice cream at Friendly's on Thursday, August 6th.
For the entire day, with the certificate, Friendly's at 248 N. Comrie Ave in Johnstown, will donate 20% of your check to the Frothingham Free Library! Your purchase must be made at their Johnstown location.
So plan to treat yourself at Friendly's on Thursday, August 6th! We certainly appreciate your support!

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Trying new instruments at the Gary Van Slyke Concert!

Programs with room available

Dollars and Cents Sense presentation by NBT Bank on Monday, July 27, at 1pm. Ages 5 & up

Lunch in the Library with Music Featuring Tom Staudle on Tuesday, July 28, at noon. Bring your lunch & enjoy the music! All ages

Scotia Glenville Children's Traveling Museum presents Heroes in Space on Friday, July 31 at 1pm. For ages 5 & up

Registration is required for all programs; just call the library at 853-3016

We are still registering for the Summer Reading Program

Joining our Summer Reading Program is a great way to encourage summer reading...new books continue to arrive!

Tuesday, June 16, 2015


The library will begin registration for the 2015 Summer Reading Program - Every Hero Has A Story! on Monday, June 22nd. The SRP is for children & teens ages 1-18. Registration & all programs are FREE. Registration includes a reading record where children record titles of books read during the summer. For each book read a ticket will be filled out and placed in a weekly drawing for Awesome Prizes (June 29th - August 19th). Everyone that reads five or more books during the program will receive a book at the Awards Party on August 19th. When registering for the Summer Reading Program you will also be able to sign up for special program events beginning on June 29th. These programs will include science, art, music, math & engineering. The complete summer schedule is available at the library or on Facebook. Children must be accompanied by an adult to all programs. All programs must be registered for by calling the library at 853-3016 during library hours.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Thank you!!

We would like to extend a great big "Thank You!" to all who supported our recent Book, Bake and Plant Sale! Thank you to the to our local 4H Kickin' Country Clovers for supplying a good portion of our plants! Thank you to all our Volunteers, Bakers, Gardeners, and Shoppers! Our community once again has come to our supported in an outstanding fashion and we greatly appreciate it!!

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Thank-you to Stewart's Holiday Match Program

The Frothingham Free Library would like to thank the Stewart's Holiday Match program for a very generous donation to our Summer Reading Program.  Registration for the Summer Reading Program begins on June 22nd with programming beginning on June 29th.  The library appreciates Stewart's dedication to children in our community.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Don't forget how easy it is to download our Audiobooks and eBooks! These can be downloaded to your computer, mobile device or eBook reader, 24/7, anytime, anywhere you have wifi!

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Did you know the library has current magazines that we lend out: Bon Appetit, Details, Entertainment Weekly, Empire State Mason, National Geographic, Popular Mechanics, Parents, Seventeen, Teen Vogue, Sports' Illustrated, Sports' Illustrated Kids,  Smithsonian, The Philadelphia Trumpet, Wired, and The Volunteer Firefighter!

You are also welcome to come in, relax, and read!

Friday, May 9, 2014

Please don't forget we accept used ink cartridges and cell phones for recycling. Just turn your old items in at our desk; we'll recycle it for you!

Friday, November 15, 2013

Thank you to the families of Mr. & Mrs. J. Vincent Jowett and Anthony Aversa for the memorial donations to the library. This year we were able to paint shelves and trim as well as purchase a nice area rug for in front of our check out counter.