Friends of the Village Library

Friends of the Village Library

FOVL Board

Karen Katz, President
Lynne Mebust, VP
Bill Oliver, Secretary
Kallie Moore, Treasurer
Callie Wright
Emily Gibson
Candice Shannon
Namita Sugandhi
Henry Bauer
Al Kozak
T’Nette Kuzminski
Ivy Bishoff
Ashley Cooper
Dot Hudson (Emeritus)
Hilda Wilcox (Emeritus)


The mission of Friends of the Village Library is to promote cultural literacy and enhance community engagement in the Cooperstown Village Library through the following measures: advocacy for the Library, direct financial contributions to the Library to support its infrastructure and programs, fund raising and encouragement of  endowments and gifts, and educational and recreational programs.

FOVL works closely with the Library to sponsor programs and events, and contributes towards capital improvements and other expenses.

Sunday Speaker Series Information

Antiracism Speaker Series

Become a friend of the Village Library of Cooperstown. Consider making a tax-deductible donation today!

To learn more about upcoming Friends of the Village Library sponsored events, visit our Eventbrite page.