Category: Featured Volunteer

  • Jodi Freedman & Courtney Gifford

    Meet Jodi Freedman and Courtney Gifford, who were elected to the Steering Committee of the Friends at the September 2021 Annual Meeting.

  • Cindy Tylock and Kelley Halchuk

    Meet Cindy Tylock and Kelley Halchuk, who were elected to the Steering Committee at the Friends’ annual meeting in September 2020.

  • Steve Kellogg

    Steve Kellogg is the newest member of the Friends’ Steering Committee, elected at the 2019 Annual Meeting. He has lived in Natick for 36 years with his wife Emily, where they belonged to a book group that lasted 30 years. Steve taught middle school math at the Park School in Brookline for 33 years before…

  • Anne O’Keefe: One smart cookie

      Anne O’Keefe is one smart cookie. She’s also the linchpin of the Friends’ highly successful bake sales, held in conjunction with our book sales three times a year. In addition to setting up the displays of donated baked goods and staffing the sale table, she also bakes hundreds of gluten-free items for each sale.…

  • Hidden Jewels at Friends Book Sale

    Hidden jewels were found at the Friends Book Sale. No, they were not diamonds, rubies, sapphires, or pearls, but something much more valuable, especially when setting up the book sales. They’re our young volunteers.Elementary, middle, high school students, and members of scout troops have long been helping with the set-up and pack-up of the book…

  • 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: the best of Friends

    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…