Friends of the Norwood Public Library serve Baldwin Acre residents with bookmobile
Sunday, June 8, 2014 - 8:25 am

NORWOOD -- The Friends of the Norwood Public Library have started a bookmobile serving the residents of Baldwin Acres.

The library books arrive in the Community Room every two weeks on Saturday mornings, from 9 to 11 a.m., benefitting a segment of the community that is happy toFriends of the Norwood Library President Rose Orologio assists Eva Conklin of Baldwin Acres in checking out a book.Friends of the Norwood Library President Rose Orologio assists Eva Conklin of Baldwin Acres in checking out a book. take advantage of the service.

The residents can choose from the books that the volunteers bring, or request specific authors or titles. Audiobooks and DVDs are also available by request.

The bookmobile program has been running for a month and is steadily growing, according to the Friends.

They also run a bookstore within the library, where community members can purchase used books at bargain prices. The bookstore is open any time the library is open. All profits benefit the library.

For more information about the Friends, the bookmobile or the bookstore, call the library at 353-6692 or go to www.norwoodnylibrary.org