Community Services

About Community Services

Through engaging programming, convenient delivery services, and strong partnerships, community services bring the library into the community.

Community Services A-Z

Assistive Devices

Borrow a wheelchair, walker, cane, or set of crutches for free just like you would borrow a book.  The library can even deliver the device to your home if you can’t get to the library. To learn more, visit our Accessibility page.

Curbside Pickup

Curbside Pickup lets you pick up your holds without leaving your car.

For more information, click here.

Council on Aging Book Group

The Community Services Librarian participates in the COA’s book group and provides library copies of each month’s selection and accepts returns at each meeting. The BCOA book group meets on the last Tuesday of the month at the COA from 12:30pm-1:30pm January-June and September-November.  To sign up, call the BCOA at 978-671-0916. 

Homebound Delivery

Homebound Delivery is a free service in which individuals unable to visit the library due to temporary or permanent illness, disability, or lack of transportation can arrange for a library staff member to deliver library items to them.

To request homebound delivery, call Sharon Lomison at 978-671-0948 ext 4114 or click the button below.

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Lobby Library

The Community Services Librarian visits the lobby of the Council on Aging once a month.  During the visit, patrons can browse and borrow from a curated collection of books, movies, and more.  Lobby Library is held on the first Thursday of each month from 10am-12pm.

Memory Cafe

In collaboration with the Billerica Council on Aging and Dementia Friendly Billerica, the library hosts a monthly Memory Cafe.   The Cafe provides individuals with dementia and those who care for them an opportunity to socialize and enjoy fun entertainment. The Memory Cafe meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 12pm-2pm in the Billerica Public Library’s meeting room.  For more information, call Henry at 978-671-0948 ext. 4113.

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