Parsons Public Library Director Samantha Graven (left) hands Andrea Burgess (far right) a certificate of appreciation during the Parsons Public Library Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday at the library. The trustees honored Burgess and Susan Boss (center) for their years of service at the library. Boss, the library's evening and weekend circulation assistant, celebrated 15 years at the library. Burgess, who celebrated five years, began as the interlibrary loan specialist in 2018 and has since been promoted to resource specialist. Graven gave both women framed certificates of appreciation to mark the work anniversaries.