Town Meeting, Monday May 16

The Financial Town Meeting will be held Monday, May 16. It starts at 6 PM in the Seekonk High School Auditorium. Although there are no specific library articles on the warrant, the FY 2017 budget proposed by the Board of Selectmen recommends an appropriation of $920,476 for the library. This budget provides the modest increase needed […]

Library Study to Present First Look at Possible Building Designs

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 […]

Future & Status of the Public Library

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 […]

Library Facilities Study Committee Meeting

The Library Facilities Study Committee (LFSC) will be holding a regular open meeting at 6:30 on Monday, May 23.  This meeting will be held in the Sullivan Room in the Seekonk Public Library. Posted Meeting Agenda 1. Call to order 2. Review and approve the minutes of the May 5, 2016 meeting 3. Old Business A. Update on May 11 Community […]

Survey on Library Hours

The library greatly appreciates the help of the 519 people who took the time to participate in the recent survey on library hours. Although the library continuously collects data on how and when it is used, it was extremely helpful to have some direct feedback from users. The survey indicated a strong desire to have […]