Friends of the Pittston Memorial Library recently presented a check to Patricia Joyce, library director, for programming for children, preteens, teens and adults. The Friends are actively involved in fundraising, programs and activities held to benefit the library. In addition to monetary support, the Friends sponsor the Women of the Round Table every March in celebration of Women’s History Month, and in late summer the group organizes Meet the Author or Artist, promoting local talent. In addition, they sponsor three major book sales yearly as well as a fill-a-bag book sale. First row, from left, are Ann Noone, Rose Marie Butera, Ellen Mondlak, Ann Simko, JoAnne McHale and Eileen Burns. Second row: Maria Capolarella Montante, president; Patricia Joyce, library director; Priscilla Scovell, Rose Marie Amico, Eleanor Odell, Palmina Pavlico, Mary Jo Searfoss, Jo Ann Griglock, Patricia Gregorio and Mary Ann Savitsky.