Board of Library Trustees Meetings

Next Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees will be on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Sullivan Room TENTATIVE AGENDA I. CALL TO ORDER II. APPROVAL OF MINUTES October Meeting November Meeting III. MAIL & OTHER COMMUNICATIONS IV. REPORTS Meadows Management Committee V. OLD BUSINESS Performance Evaluation & Contract for Library Director […]

Library Facilities Study Committee Meeting

The Library Facilities Study Committee (LFSC) will be holding a regular open meeting at 6:30 on Tuesday,  November 24. This meeting will be held in the Sullivan Room in the Seekonk Public Library. Meeting Agenda 1. Call to order 2. Review and approve the minutes of the October 29 and November 12 meetings. 3. New Business A) Review of Contract […]

Library Positions Available

First of Two Listings Part-time Customer Services Associate Posted: August 12, 2015 Department: Seekonk Public Library Job Title: Customer Services Associate Duties/Description: Customer Services Associates provide direct service to library users primarily by: checking-out, renewing, reserving and requesting library materials; issuing library cards and maintaining library records; responding to user inquiries and requests; recommending books and […]

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 […]

Heating Problem

The library’s heating system has developed a major problem. The heat cannot be turned on until it is fixed.  The Department of Public Works has arranged for it to be repaired and we are hopeful that it will be fixed soon. We do not expect the temperature in the building to dip below a comfortable […]

Library Designs From the N.E. Tech Students

In 2012 and 2013, interior design students of Associate Professor Mia Alwen at the New England Institute of Technology undertook redesigning the Seekonk Public Library as their semester project. We have been asked to share these designs again with the public.  The links below are to the student’s final presentations. These presentations were originally done in PowerPoint, but […]

Library Card Sign-up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month. Seekonk Public Library, the American Library Association and libraries across the country wish to remind parents and caregivers that a library card is an essential back-to-school item. Assisting students is an important part of our mission. Our staff works closely with teachers and school librarians to provide the information […]