Friends of the Reuben Hoar Library, Inc.

The Friends meet the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm in the library except for the months of June, July, and December

The purpose of the Friends of the Reuben Hoar Library is to assist the library by providing equipment for the library, sponsoring educational programs such as the Summer Reading Program, providing Museum Passes and the Museum Pass Reservation System for library patrons.

Here are the Friends By-laws.

Join now  Print and mail the Membership form to P.O. Box 1045, Littleton, MA 01460, or drop-off at the library. Please include your check made out to "Friends of the RHL." And thank you!


Read the latest issue of the Friends Newsletter!

2017 Calendar

January 1/18

  • Taste of Nashoba kick off

February 2/15 “Love Your Library” month

  • Love Your Library Cookie sale 2/4/16 10:30-1:30

  • Love Your Library Candy Contest

  • Love Your Library Knitted Items Raffle

March 3/15

  • Appreciation Luncheon date TBD

  • Taste of Nashoba, Lawrence Academy, Groton - 3/21?, 5:30-8pm

  • Newsletter to town

April 4/19

  • Cans and Bottles at the Transfer station

May 5/17

  • Book Sale 5/5-6-7

  • Room setup 4/30; sale set up 5/1, leftover book removal 5/9?

June no meeting

  • Town-wide Yard Sale 6/10 

  • Third Thursday 6/15

July no meeting

  • Third Thursday 7/20

August 8/16

  • Third Thursday 8/17

  • Discussion of fall plans (newsletter, book slate, officer slate for 2017)

September 9/20

  • Fall newsletter/SOS/LOL/book sale notification postcards

  • Review slate for 2018 proposed officers

October 10/25

  • Monthly meeting adjourns to Annual Meeting/Officer vote

  • Vote on proposed officers for 2017

  • Book Sale Oct 19-20-21, setup on 10/16, book removal ?

November 11/15

  • Apple/pumpkin Pie Contest TBD


no meeting

  • 12/2 Holiday Bazaar


Community Service Opportunities

Students (or anyone) can do community service for the Friends of the RHL:

  • Monthly Book Sorting - third Sunday of each month from 1-3pm
  • Book Sale setup - usually the Tuesday preceding the sale
  • Sorting Cans and Bottles at the Transfer Station - month of April

For more details, contact the library or message the Friends of the RHL Facebook page

Who We Are

Executive Board 2017


Contact email:

Samuel Alvarez, Library Director

Steve Byan, Member-at-Large*

Jolanta Davis, Member-at-Large*

Cristina Miller Falato, Corresponding Secretary/PR*     

Judy Grande, Member-at-Large*   

Kathy Krystofik, Recording Secretary*  

Mary Martin, Membership*

Laura Palaia, Member-at-Large*

Lynn Protasowicki, Trustee Liaison

Sarah Rambacher, President*   

Carolyn Stall, Treasurer*       

*Library Friends Executive Board Member with voting privilege