The Friends of the Library will be holding their Annual Basket Raffle Monday, May 1st - Friday, May 12th

Stop by the lobby and take your chance on a beautiful basket and help support the library.  Proceeds from this event are used to pay for books and materials, museum passes, children's programs and many other items. 

The Friends are currently taking donations of completed baskets or items for baskets.  Donations can be dropped off to the library at any time.  We are also looking for volunteers to acquire items and sell tickets at the library for the raffle.  Please contact Lisa Hodge at or508-397-8456 with any questions or if you would like to volunteer.

2017 Summer Reading Book Sale 
Summer Reading Book Sale will occur at the Northborough Free Library on Friday, June 2, 2017 from noon-5PM and Saturday, June 3, from 
9:30AM – 4 PM

Our Summer Reading Book Sale will feature books, audiobooks, DVDs and CDs for kids, adults and teens.  Books for sale will include fiction and non-fiction in both softcover and hardcover.  Prices will range from 50¢ - $2.  Proceeds from the sale will benefit Northborough Library programs, museum passes, and other items not covered by the standard budget.  The book sale is sponsored by the Friends of the Northborough Library.  
To volunteer for the sale, please e-mail us at .


Thanks to all for the Successful Antiques Appraisal Event
Thank you for an excellent Library event-Antiques Appraisal.  Although we’ve never done anything like this, it was a success, both financially and in that everyone had a great time.  The appraisers made a few people very happy.  Thanks to Kerry, Devon, Skinners, and the committee of Chris, Janice, Jim, Lori, Heather and Ellen.  Thanks also to the volunteers Mary, Sue, Marnie, Jack, Silvia, Penny, Sharon, Lisa, Sidney and Bonnie.  Special kudos to Pat and Joseph who volunteered both their time AND expertise.  Finally, a huge thank you to our business sponsors of the event, without whom none of this would have been possible:
Avidia Bank
Hodge Associates
Jeri Baily, realtor
St. Mary's Credit Union
Tougas Family Farm

Central One Federal Credit Union
C'est La Vie Bistro
Le Petite Studio
McFee & Newton
Northborough House of Pizza
Top Energy Gas & Service, Inc.
Melican Middle School teachers & staff

Another Successful Friends of the 
Northborough Library Basket Raffle
Thank you to everyone who took a chance on our basket raffle. Congratulations to our winners.  
Thanyouto the local businesses and individuals who contributed to our Basket Raffle. The Friends hold this raffle every year as a fundraiser to support the museum discount passes, library programs, and other services. We couldn’t have done it without you.
Allure Hair Spa, Lisa Hodge - Beachbody, Samantha Cantlin - Rodan and Fields, Serenity Nails Northboro, Jaimie Adler - Stella and Dot, Cold Harbor Brewing Company, Mainstream Boutique of Northborough, Lalajava Coffeehouse, Armeno Coffee Roasters, Ltd., Breathe Spa Therapies, Ebb n’ Flow Yoga, The Core Connection and Yoga Loft, Katina Spataro - Plexus, Pam Hodge - Mary Kay, Terry Crean Quilts, Joyce Pepe, Release Well Being Center, The Nachum Family, Carvolaho and Roth Orthodontics, The Oakes Family, Northboro Junior Woman’s Club, Geneinde Jones, Amy Walton and Ruth Reeve, Bev’s Baskets, Marissa Abutaleb - Usborne Books, Northborough Historical Society, The Scalone-Sutermeister Family, Beth McCarthy - BFM Genealogical Research, Northboro House of Pizza, Deb Hersh, Northborough Moms