Next Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees has been tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, Agust 17, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. in the Sullivan Room If you wish to speak at a meeting of the Library Trustees, please email your request to the Board of Library Trustees at least 48 hours before the meeting.
The next meeting of the Library Facilities Study Committee (LFSC) will be in September. The data has not yet be determined.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Dear Library Users, We understand that the Town of Rehoboth faces a significant financial challenge. As your neighbors, we are reluctant to weigh-in on next week’s Proposition 2 ½ Override vote, but we are also seriously concerned about the possibility of the Blanding Public Library not receiving sufficient funds to retain state certification. As library […]
The Seekonk Meadows is an extraordinary community resource. On June 21, the community celebrated the third anniversary of the opening of the Meadows with music, art, kite flying, storytelling and a host of other activities. Some pictures from that day can be seen below. We greatly appreciate everyone who was involved in making this summer […]