The Friends of the Northborough Library announces 2017 Library Service Award


Northborough – The Friends of the Northborough Library, Inc., announced that the Library Service Award is to be awarded to a graduating high school senior in recognition of their outstanding service to the Northborough Library. The award amount will be determined annually, but will be a minimum of $500. The criteria for the award will be an evaluation of their volunteer work for the Northborough Library or the Friends of the Library for as long as they have been a volunteer.

Possible volunteer opportunities include: Friends of the Library book sales and other events; the children’s summer reading program; and drop-in volunteering (when available). To volunteer for the upcoming March Book Sale, contact [email protected] To volunteer for the children’s summer reading program, stop in at the Children’s Room in late May. Drop-in volunteering is available when the sign is up at the Circulation Desk.

Any library volunteer who is a graduating senior is eligible for the award, and application forms are available at the guidance offices of Algonquin Regional High School, Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, St. John’s High School, Advanced Math and Science Academy and Worcester Academy. The application deadline is Saturday, April 1.