Month: January 2015

Food Pantry Closed – Tuesday/Wednesday (Jan 27-28)

As is our practice, we follow the lead on what the Town of Franklin does for weather emergencies. The School notification was just received (see below). Be safe ————- A message from FRANKLIN PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT Hello  Based on direction from our public safety officials all schools will be closed on Tuesday 1/27 and Wednesday… Read more »



“12 Days of Donating” goes over the top

The Franklin Food Elves are pleased to announce that the final donation numbers are in and the “12 Days of Donating” Campaign has collected more than three tons (or 6,400 pounds) of goods and $8,500 for the Franklin Food Pantry. (L-R) Food Elf Ellie Teixeira, Co-founder Cameron Piana, Food Pantry Executive Director Erin Lynch at… Read more »





“I guess you don’t really see that a lot of people are in need”

WGBH visited Franklin recently when preparing a report in their continuing series on Rediscovering the Middle Class. They talked with Erin Lynch, Executive Director of the Franklin Food Pantry, and interviewd Doug and Karen Mow. In his living room in Franklin, Mow is keeping a close eye on the clock. He’s waiting for a client to call;… Read more »



Kids Garden News – January 2015

Unsubscribe  |  View in Browser Selecting Seeds for the Garden How do you decide among the many varieties of seeds you could grow? Check out our helpful decision making tips. Read more » Advertisements (Click to advertise here.) Kitchen Scrap Gardening Here is a fun indoor planting activity to keep your kids engaged when the… Read more »