PEPPERLL -- We have until Dec. 30 to meet a $1,000 challenge issued by a Pepperell resident and library patron who will match donations of $10 or more, up to $1,000.

All donations are tax-deductible. The funds raised will be used to purchase additional furnishings and comfortable seating.

Please make checks payable to: Friends of Lawrence Library, c/o Lawrence Library, 15 Main St., Pepperell, MA 01463.