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Franklin Recreation’s Concerts on the Common Continue

By J.D. O’Gara
This month, concerts will continue on Franklin Town Common, organized by the Franklin Recreation Department ( Following is the lineup:
August 5
3:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m., David Penza
6 – 8 p.m., FSPA & Electric Youth
August 12
3-5 p.m., Pub Kings
5:30 p.m.-7 p.m., It’s a “J” Thing
8-10 p.m., Movie: Moana
August 19
3-5 p.m., Box Groove
5:30-7:30 p.m., Jesse Liam Band
7:50-10 p.m., Movie: Spider-Man

Don’t’ worry about dinner, because this year, as part of the fun, the Recreation Department has added Food Trucks on the Common, featuring Papalia’s Wood Fired Pizza on August 5th, Pangea Cuisine on August 12th and Gotta Q Smokehouse BBQ on August 19th.  The concerts also take place the same day as the Franklin Farmers’ Market ( Additionally, on August 5th, Franklin Public Library will host Farmers’ Market Fun from 3:30-4:30, and on August 12th, Franklin Agricultural Commission will sponsor zucchini races from 3-5 p.m.