November is National Novel Writing Month or NaNoWriMo. It’s a chance to finally write that novel you’ve been dreaming of for years. The library is a “Come Write In” site this year, and we’re making it easy to complete your masterpiece. Starting on November 2nd our Innovation Center will be reserved for writers from 9:00 […]
The Annual Report of the Seekonk Public Library and Smart Memorial Trust for Fiscal Year 2016 is now available. The reports provide an overview of activity at the library from July 2015 to June 2016. The library remains one of the most used of our Town’s Services. Here are some highlights. Seekonk Public Library in FY […]
Do you know your “avast” from your “aye-aye?” Aye! Would you rather be carousin’ than haulin’ wind? Aye! Are ye a lily-livered landlubber? Nay! You’re just the kind of fine swashbuckler we’re looking for. Talk Like a Pirate Day is on September 19th. To prepare, the library is having fun by entering a pirate-themed contest sponsored […]
After years of complaints, the front entry doors at the library are being replaced. The existing doors were installed in 1978. Years of wear have left the doors distorted to the point, where they could not closing properly. The new doors not only fit right, but have better insulation and glazing, which greatly improves their energy-efficient. […]
The schedule of events for the 5th Annual Summer Kick-off on the Seekonk Meadows has just been released. The Kick-off will be held on Saturday, June 18 from 2-6 PM.
You will get to see the first drawings of three potential building designs at an open meeting on Wednesday, May 11. This will be the fourth and final meeting in a series of public discussions with the library planning and design team from Tappe Architects. The meeting will start at 7:00 PM in the multi-purpose room […]
The Seekonk Library Facilities Study Committee invites all town residents to help plan the Seekonk Public Library of the future at the second in a series of public meetings being held at the library. The meeting will take place in the multi-purpose room at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 3. The library planning and design […]
Why Public Support & Use of Libraries Continues to Grow A diverse group of about sixty Seekonk residents met last evening to hear a presentation by the library design team from Tappe Architects. Tappe has been hired by the Town to work with the Library Facilities Study Committee to coordinate a feasibility study and to develop schematic […]