Category: News

Michael & Stacie Arpey Family Community Center Open House Tuesday, Nov. 23 10am-3pm

Franklin Community Center Celebrates New Building at Open House Franklin Community Center has been busy this past year relocating their programmatic and administrative staff to the newly acquired Michael and Stacie Arpey Family Community Center.  Only steps away from its 10 Franklin Street location, the organization’s new building provides over 10,000 square feet of individual…
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Closed on Monday October 11

Please be aware that our Free Store, Food Pantry and Administrative offices will be closed on Monday October 11.  We will reopen on Tuesday October 12 at 9AM.  Thank you!

The Free Store closed Monday Sept 27 – Friday Oct 1

Attention!! The Free Store will be closed from Monday, 9/27 to Friday, 10/1 to install new shelving, restocking items and deep cleaning. We are sorry for the inconvenience but there will be no donations taken or shopping that week. Please plan accordingly and THANK YOU!!

Halloween Costume Drive is underway!

Our annual costume drive is underway! Recycle your adult and child Halloween costumes by dropping them off at the Franklin Community Center at 95 Washington Street from 9am-4pm Monday – Friday. Please ring the front door bell. Only clean, gently used costume will be accepted. Last day for donations is Oct. 22nd. For more information,…
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No more Wednesday evening hours at Food Pantry and Free Store

We are no longer staying open late on Wednesdays. The Food Pantry and the Free Store will not be taking evening appointments on Wednesdays. Hours at the Food Pantry are Monday – Thursday 9AM-4PM.  Closed Fridays. Hours at the Free Store for shopping are Wednesday – Friday 9AM-12PM. Thanks so much!

Closed in observance of Labor Day

We will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6 in observance of Labor Day. Our Free Store and Food Pantry will not be taking any appointments for that day.  Please plan accordingly.  We will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 7. Thank you!

Job Opening with Franklin Community Center Project Lift!

Join our team and help to make a difference in our community! Franklin Community Center is hiring a PART TIME Prevention Program Assistant. This position works with our Project Lift team at our after-school prevention program within the Saratoga Springs City School District elementary schools. Qualified applicants will: Assist in planning and implementing a comprehensive…
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Thank you for helping!

Franklin Community Center is thankful to the many people, businesses and organizations that supported our School Supplies Drive.  Your generosity helped us to provide hundreds of dollars worth of school supplies, such as crayons, notebooks, head phones, scissors, binders, folders, markers, pens, pencils, rulers, paper, glue sticks and back packs. Students who could otherwise not…
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Last Call for Sponsors!

Our 23rd Annual Franklin Open Golf Tournament is coming up in September! Please support our event and become a sponsor. Sponsor benefits include social media presence, day of event shout-outs and media coverage pre- and post-event.  Please contact Mary Beth for available sponsorships or or visit: 2021 Golf Tournament for more information.

Join us for our annual golf tournament in September

23rd Annual Franklin Open Golf Tournament Held on Friday Sept. 24 2021 at Brookhaven Golf Course in Porter Corners. Sign up today to golf at our annual benefit tournament. Each registrant gets an awesome swag bag and lunch prepared by the View at Brookhaven Restaurant. Contact Mary Beth or visit: 2021 Golf Tournament