Franklin group holding a Yankee swap

By Rachel Lebeaux Globe Correspondent 

The Franklin Newcomers and Friends Club’s annual Yankee swap and holiday party will take place Wednesday, Dec. 13, at 7:30 p.m. at the 3 Restaurant at 461 West Central St. To take part in the swap, participants are asked to bring a wrapped gift valued at $15 to $20. There is no need to RSVP; any resident of Franklin or a surrounding town is invited to take part. Free appetizers and beverages will be provided and a cash bar is available. For more information on the club and its activities throughout the year, visit its website at or its Facebook page.

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