Franklin town crier for Dec. 5, 2021

Published: 12/6/2021 8:24:46 AM
Modified: 12/6/2021 8:24:18 AM
See ‘Elf’ and Festival of Trees

■Visit the 9th Annual Festival of Trees presented by Franklin Opera House on Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to noon. Free admission and a sheet of 25 raffle tickets costs $5. Same hours next weekend followed by raffle drawing.

■“Elf: The Musical” will be presented the first two weekends of December, in conjunction with the Festival of Trees. You may browse the Festival of Trees and purchase raffle tickets prior to the show and during intermission. Visit for details and to purchase tickets to the play.

■The Franklin Animal Shelter is in desperate need of used towels, sheets or blankets for our cats. We are currently closed to the public and donations have been limited. Donations can be dropped at the door during the week.

■The regular monthly City Council meeting will be Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. The council will consider Resolution #07-22, accepting and appropriation of ARP ESSER III Funds to the Franklin School District. Provisions for persons with special needs can be made by contacting the City Manager’s Office, via telephone (934-3109) or mail at least five days prior to the meeting. Visit for the full agenda and to review previous meeting minutes.

■The Planning Board meets Wednesday at 6 p.m. at City Hall. Visit for the agenda or call 934-2341 with any questions.

■Line dancing is offered at the TRIP Center every Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. As well as Keep Movin’, an exercise program for adults every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. Meals to Go are distributed at the TRIP Center on Mondays as well as home delivery of Meals on Wheels. Call Nancy at 934-4151 for information.

■CAP Weatherization Program offers a scientific audit of your home to see if you qualify for fuel assistance and meet income guidelines for weatherization. Call 225-3295 for more information.

■The Franklin Rotary Club has a new meeting venue - the Episcopal Mission. They meet every Wednesday at noon, so mark your calendar ahead. Contact for more information. Visit for speaker info.

■Register now at Parks & Rec for the Before and After School Program, the Kindness Club (ages seven to 10), and much more. The Junior Youth Group, (ages 11 to 13) meets Fridays from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Rec Center. Contact Karen at (603) 770-1851 for more information.




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