Staff

Get to know our staff a little better! These are some of our favorite books and quotations, along with where you can find us in the library.

Julie Lepore
Director

“The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science.” from A Discovery of Witches

Katherine Stapp
Reference Librarian

"....he said nothing. It seemed the smartest thing to say." from American Gods

Ruth Arnold
Circulation Assistant

"There may be fairies, there may be elves, but God helps those who help themselves." from Misery

Alyce Robinson
Youth Services Librarian

"The past stays on you the way powdered sugar stays on your fingers. Some people can get rid of it but it’s still there, the events and things that pushed you to where you are now." from The Night Circus

Greg Facincani
Weekend Reference Librarian

"For every fact there is an infinite of hypothesis." from Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Diane Palmisciano
Circulation Assistant

Leave your front door and your back door open. Allow your thoughts to come and go. Just don't serve them tea." from Crooked Cucumber: The Life and Zen Teachings of Shunryu Suzuki

Linda Noyes
Circulation Assistant

"What heaven can be more real than to retain the spirit world of Childhood." from The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Barbara Dunn
Head of Circulation

"When you feel discontented, think over your blessings, and be grateful." from Little Women

Anne Capezza
Administrative Assistant

“The mystery of life isn't a problem to solve, but a reality to experience.”
― Frank Herbert, Dune

Laurel Oldham
Library Project Assistant

An' all us children
when the supper things was done,
we ran to the Story Tree
to see who we'd become

-from MaryJane's Outpost

Ruth Stemp
Circulation Assistant

"No one else knows my lack of ability the way I do." from The Grapes of Wrath