Jobs @ the Library – Senior Circulation Assistant/Technical Services Assistant

The Morrill Memorial Library is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Senior Circulation Assistant/Technical Services Assistant .

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, résumé, and a completed Town of Norwood Employment Application to ccanelli@norwoodma.gov.
For your convenience, you can access the relevant documents below.

Town of Norwood Employment Application
Senior Circulation Assistant/Technical Services Assistant

Applications are due by June 4, 2015.

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Please Complete Our Survey by June 1

Update:  

We understand that you may be having difficulty completing our survey on a mobile device or tablet.  Please use this direct link to our survey at Survey Monkey if you are not using a web browser.  Thanks and sorry for the inconvenience.

The Library is in the process of creating its latest five-year plan, 2016-2020, and we want your comments and ideas. Messages are being sent in the Norwood Light bills during the month of May with instructions on how to complete the survey.

Simply click on this link OR type http://www.norwoodlibrary.org/survey into your web browser to get to the survey.  A link to the survey is also available on the main page of our website, www.norwoodlibrary.org. You may also pick up a print copy at the library. Please complete the survey online or in print by May 31, 2015.

Enter your email address at the end of the online survey and you will be entered into a drawing to win one of several $25 gift cards.

We appreciate your help!  Charlotte Canelli, Library Director

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Reserve Best Sellers and Sneak Peeks of Books Being Published in June and July

Reserve Best Sellers and Sneak Peeks of Books Being Published in May and June2015 June FictionDownload or view June Fiction and June Non-Fiction. Click on the links for the complete list with titles (in blue) linked to the Minuteman Library catalog. You may also pick up a complete list in the library and ask librarians to request them for you.

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Our Essay Contest Winners

 

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 pm
poetry

The Morrill Memorial Library would like to announce the winners of the 2015 essay contest. Join us in celebrating the winners and to hear the winning essays read. The topic was “The Literary Character I Would Most Like to Meet” and there were just under a hundred entries. The Outreach Department ran the contest from April 15th – May 15th thanks to a donation from the Andrew and Ernest J. Boch Memorial Fund.

The winners from Group 1 (Grade 3-4) were Margaret Stenstrom (First Place), Rachel O’Neil (Second Place), Arushi Gupta (Third Place), Cameron Badger (Honorable Mention), Shannon Brady (Honorable Mention), Dylan Hamwey (Honorable Mention) and Sofia Schallmo (Honorable Mention). The winners from Group 2 (Grade 5-8) were Taylor Lynch (First Place), Haniya Sperling (Second Place), Jonathan Maffeo (Third Place), and Siva Dasuri. Lastly, Group 3 (Grade 9-Adult) winners were Aryn Forman (First Place), Brian Mich (Second Place), and Mary Erickson (Third Place). The characters the contestants most wanted to meet ranged from Captain Nemo from Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea to Hazel Lancaster from The Fault in Our Stars.

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