NPL Learning and Literacy program gets boost from River Countries Community Foundation

The Northumberland Public Library (NPL) has been awarded a $10,000 grant from River Counties Community Foundation in support of its Learning and Literacy program.

The funding, provided through the Donald W. and Doris B. Lynch Endowment, will allow NPL to add to its collection, including books suggested by Northumberland Elementary School teachers. This is the third year NPL has been awarded a foundation grant.

“The thing I love about this year is we were able to collaborate with our kindergarten through fifth-grade teachers to identify books that support the elementary school…