Category Archives: Featured Volunteer

Thank you to the patrons and volunteers who made the recent Book Sale such a success. The Friends made $8925.40. A special note of appreciation to members who donated books and especially to those who donated their time before and during the Sale.

Laura Gillenwater

A volunteer at the book sale since 2002, Laura tells us more about her role with the book sale, and her interests outside the library.

Sally McCoubrey Friends Treasurer

Sally has been a supporter of the Library for over 12 years. She has worked almost every booksale in the last 10 years, and has served as a Steering Committee member since 1993.

Terri and Bruce Evans

Terri and Bruce Evans have been incredibly dedicated Friends members and volunteers for more than ten years. They have been especially visible as a team over the past three years working on book sorting functions for the Book Sales.


Marjorie Gove has given generously of her creative talents and commitment since the Friends was founded in 1990. Marjorie, a freelance writer with a range of corporate and institutional clients, designed the Friends’ first membership brochure, and has contributed countless newsletter articles and promotional pieces.

Those online and newspaper listings of upcoming book sales? Marjorie sends them out for every sale, drawing shoppers from throughout eastern Massachusetts and beyond.