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Benjamin Franklin Branch Library

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Benjamin Franklin Branch Library
Address:
2200 E. 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033
Phone:
323-263-6901
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Librarian:
Connie Topete, Senior Librarian

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Upcoming Events at Benjamin Franklin Branch Library
Black and white photo of hands hitting a drum.
March 8, 2021 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
The Life Skills Drumming Program uses the power of rhythm as a way to release stress, increase creativity, and improve problem solving...

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March 10, 2021 6:00 PM
Manuel Calvillo de la Garza, escritor y lector Mexicano, traduce algunos de los mejores cuentos clásicos (desde Chékhov hasta Vonnegut) al...

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March 22, 2021 4:30 PM
Teens, join us via Zoom for an informal chat about our monthly young adult book club title. Please contact ckeop@lapl.org for participation...

View of the tops of colorful books standing.
March 24, 2021 6:00 PM
Manuel Calvillo de la Garza, escritor y lector Mexicano, traduce algunos de los mejores cuentos clásicos (desde Chékhov hasta Vonnegut) al...

Girl in pink lying on the grass and reading a book.
April 26, 2021 4:30 PM
Teens, join us via Zoom for an informal chat about our monthly young adult book club title. Please contact ckeop@lapl.org for participation...



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    The daughters of Kobani : a story of rebellion, courage, and justice

    Lemmon, Gayle Tzemach
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    The atmosphere of crime, 1957

    Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006
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    Parks x Ali

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    Soul food love : healthy recipes inspired by one hundred years of cooking in a Black family

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    The Cabinets of Barnaby Mayne

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    The Lost Book of Adana Moreau

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    Life on a string : the Yale Puppeteers and the Turnabout Puppet Theatre

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    The man who ate too much : the life of James Beard

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    Never turn back : a novel

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    The Devil and the Dark Water

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    Scandinavian noir : in pursuit of a mystery

    Lesser, Wendy

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