Children's Book & Media Sale November 1-4
Fall into the Friends of the Northborough Library Annual Children’s Book & Media Sale. It’s a great way to get started on your holiday shopping! The sale will begin Wednesday, November 1st and run until Sat, November 4th. Book Sale hours are Wednesday 9:30AM-8:00PM, Thursday and Friday 9:30AM-5:00PM, and Saturday (Bargain Day) 9:30AM-3:00PM(the Bag sale starts at 2:00PM). The sale is located in the Children's Craft Room at the Northborough Library, 34 Main Street.

We will have a wide range of children’s books available. Picture books, board books, first reader and intermediate reader books will be available. We will also have children's audiobooks and DVDs. It's a great resource for teachers, daycares, and parents. We hope you will stop by!
 
Donations of books and media are greatly appreciated. Please drop off inside the library in the front conference room.
 
Volunteers are needed to help set up on Monday, October 30th and Tuesday October 31st, clean up at 3PM on Saturday and take shifts during the sales. Any amount of time is greatly appreciated. Please contact Lisa Hodge at lisabhodge@yahoo.com if you are available to help out. 
 
We also have an online schedule where you can sign up for shifts. 



Holiday Trolley Book Sale
 
The Friends of the Northborough Library are having our annual Northboro Holiday Trolley Book Sale! We have an excellent selection of high quality fiction and non-fiction books for adults, teens and children. Thousands of books will be for sale.  Many of these books are gift quality, for a fraction of the original cost of the book.  
 
The sale is Friday, December 1  from noon-5PM and Saturday, December 2nd, from 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM, at the Northborough Library, 34 Main Street.   All books will be priced at $2. Please visit our sale while you enjoy the town-wide trolley!

 
Jump on the Northboro Holiday Trolley as it makes its way up and down Main Street, stopping along the way at designated businesses, churches and the library, all decked out to help families celebrate the season. Enjoy holiday activities, crafts, music, food & drink along the way, all while supporting local businesses.  At 5:00 be sure to get off the trolley at Blake Street for the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting with the Northborough Community Affairs Council.
 


Thanks to all for the Successful Antiques Appraisal Event
 
Thank you for an excellent Library event-Antiques Appraisal.  Although we’ve never done anything like this, it was a success, both financially and in that everyone had a great time.  The appraisers made a few people very happy.  Thanks to Kerry, Devon, Skinners, and the committee of Chris, Janice, Jim, Lori, Heather and Ellen.  Thanks also to the volunteers Mary, Sue, Marnie, Jack, Silvia, Penny, Sharon, Lisa, Sidney and Bonnie.  Special kudos to Pat and Joseph who volunteered both their time AND expertise.  Finally, a huge thank you to our business sponsors of the event, without whom none of this would have been possible:
Avidia Bank
Hodge Associates
Jeri Baily, realtor
St. Mary's Credit Union
Tougas Family Farm

Central One Federal Credit Union
C'est La Vie Bistro
Le Petite Studio
McFee & Newton
Northborough House of Pizza
Top Energy Gas & Service, Inc.
Melican Middle School teachers & staff
 


Another Successful Friends of the 
Northborough Library Basket Raffle
 
 
Thank you to everyone who took a chance on our basket raffle. Congratulations to our winners.  
 
Thanyouto the local businesses and individuals who contributed to our Basket Raffle. The Friends hold this raffle every year as a fundraiser to support the museum discount passes, library programs, and other services. We couldn’t have done it without you.
 
 
Allure Hair Spa, Lisa Hodge - Beachbody, Samantha Cantlin - Rodan and Fields, Serenity Nails Northboro, Jaimie Adler - Stella and Dot, Cold Harbor Brewing Company, Mainstream Boutique of Northborough, Lalajava Coffeehouse, Armeno Coffee Roasters, Ltd., Breathe Spa Therapies, Ebb n’ Flow Yoga, The Core Connection and Yoga Loft, Katina Spataro - Plexus, Pam Hodge - Mary Kay, Terry Crean Quilts, Joyce Pepe, Release Well Being Center, The Nachum Family, Carvolaho and Roth Orthodontics, The Oakes Family, Northboro Junior Woman’s Club, Geneinde Jones, Amy Walton and Ruth Reeve, Bev’s Baskets, Marissa Abutaleb - Usborne Books, Northborough Historical Society, The Scalone-Sutermeister Family, Beth McCarthy - BFM Genealogical Research, Northboro House of Pizza, Deb Hersh, Northborough Moms