Library Fundraising Tops $1 Million at “A Novel Affair”

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Location: Hopkinton Public Library, 13 Main Street, Hopkinton

“A Novel Affair” Raises Over $50,000 for Our Library!

The evening featured literary libations, fabulous food, unique auction items, and guided tours of our new Library! At this Benefit, HPLF reached the goal of raising $1 million for the restoration, renovation and expansion of our Library.

HPLF honored five exceptional Hopkinton residents for their incredible impact on the Hopkinton community as well as Hopkinton Library:

Sandra and Kevin Delbridge, lead donors of “1000 Homes for Hopkinton Library”
Sarah Duckett, former Library Trustee & editor of the Hopkinton Independent
Beth Mezitt, President of the Friends of Hopkinton Library
Ben Palleiko, former Selectman

“A Novel Affair” featured literary libations courtesy of Start Line Brewing and Marty’s Liquors, and fabulous food courtesy of 110 Grill, Chef McFall, Not Your Average Joe’s, Tavolino, Kati Cakes, Merry Confectionary, and Starbucks.

“Jazz In the Air” entertained guests with their unique brand of jazz pop. Ashleigh Olson Photography captured the festivities with event photos. Guests bid on unique auction items, and took guided tours of the new Hopkinton Library. The inspired decor of Hopkinton’s Boston Rustic brought “A Novel Affair” to life.

“A Novel Affair” Presented By:

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Corporate Benefactor:


Corporate Readers:

Callanan Cronin Funeral Home
Elizabeth Blake Orthodontics
Hartney Greymont

Corporate Supporters:

Hopkinton Drug
ICS Tax Services and Egan Electric Corp.
Mirick O’Connell
Real Housewives of Hopkinton
Reliant Medical Group

Corporate Donor: Putnam Pipe