Internet access and filtering.

by Peter Fuller, Interim Director I wrote in a previous post about the important role the internet plays in providing library service.  Providing internet service is not without its challenges, however.  A public library system in Washington State is being sued because it restricts access to the internet by using filters.  Providing internet access is […]

Trustees Award Application

Application Form The Trustees of the Seekonk Public Library are seeking to honor a graduating senior.  Any interested senior should fill out the following application and return it to the Seekonk High School guidance office by____________(deadline date).   Name________________________________________________________________________   College you plan to attend next year:________________________________________________   Please submit a typed, formal essay that […]

Recipients of the Library Trustees Award

Mary Jo Flanagan 1979 Amanda Parker 1996 Gina Mayo 1980 Rachel Joiner 1997 No Award 1981 Jeffrey Kirchman 1998 Cheryl Grey 1982 Courtney Daigle 1999 Dawn Marshall 1983 Kelley Hayes 2000 Lynn Tomei 1984 Caitlan O’Grady 2001 Lisa Grey 1985 Nicole Menard 2002 Courtney Petters 1986 Lauren Armstrong 2003 Karen Ditson 1987 Melissa Leandro 2004 […]

Community Service Award

Library Trust Seeks Nominees for Community Service Award  The Seekonk Library Trust is seeking nominees for the Sharon St. Hilaire Community Service Award. The Seekonk Library Trust created the award as a way to recognize long and distinguished service to the Town of Seekonk by a public employee or community volunteer. The award is named […]

Nomination Form

Sharon St. Hilaire Community Service Award Nomination Form Nominator Information: Name______________________________________________________________ Address____________________________________________________________ Contact information___________________________________________________ Relationship to nominee________________________________________________ Nominee: Name_______________________________________________________________ Address_____________________________________________________________ Seekonk affiliations & organizations:   Professional background & personal, family, or other information:     Please explain why this person is being nominated:     Deadline for submissions is May 15, 2013. This form should […]