WATERVILLE – Hardy Girls Healthy Women has donated the contents of its lending library to the Waterville Public Library.

The collection, which contains hundreds of books, comprises the areas of children’s and young adult non-fiction and fiction, women’s and girls’ issues, men’s and boys’ issues, women’s history, health, sports, economic well-being, bullying, lesbian issues, and politics, as well as adult fiction.

The donation was made Thursday, November 14, by Hardy Girls’ Girls Advisory Board (GAB) Co-Chair Cassidy Dangler, a senior at Waterville High School; GAB member Izzy Labbe, a sophomore at Waterville High School; and India and Riviera Hernandez, ages 6 and 4, daughters of Hardy Girls Training Institute Manager Dana Bushee.

The books were presented to Kathleen Kenny, Children’s Librarian, and Alex Raymond, Young Adult Librarian.