The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., recently was the recipient of $4,806.68 raised by Citizens & Northern Bank employees through the bank’s community giving program, Giving Back, Giving Together.

Throughout the year, teams organized fundraisers for libraries within the bank’s service areas. On Friday, February 15, Kristin Caringi, chief financial officer/chief operations officer at the James V. Brown Library, left, and Barbara McGary, executive director of the library, right, accepted the $4,806.68 donation from Citizens & Northern Bank Customer Service Representative Elizabeth Lowman at the bank’s 130 Court St. office.

The James V. Brown Library is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; and 24/7 at