Friends of the Voorheesville Public Library

Join the Friends

Your membership helps raise funds that supplement the Library budget, encourages Library awareness throughout the community, and provides Library program volunteer opportunities and more.

To join, email the Friends at You can also pick up a membership envelope in the Library or complete and mail this membership form.

The Friends generally meet every month and hold an Annual Membership Meeting one evening in the Spring. Check the Library online calendar to confirm dates.

Support the Library

The Friends organize fundraisers for the library throughout the year. The  Winter Boutiques are always a big hit! ENCORE! Books and ENCORE! Books Fall Sale help fund local literacy initiatives. Many thanks to all the volunteers for their time and for their generous donations to ENCORE! Books

Donate to the Friends at no cost to you: 

Go to and select “Friends of the Voorheesville Central School District Public Library” as the charity. Amazon automatically donates one half of 1% of your purchases directly to the Friends.


Executive Committee

  • President Sherry Burgoon
  • Vice-President Dennis Ulion
  • Secretary Julie Ruhren
  • Treasurer Karen Klevanosky
  • ENCORE! Coordinator Patty Miller
  • Members-at-Large Sharon Siegel
  • Library Liaison Tracey Pause


Encore! Books is open, weather permitting:

  • Tuesdays 10 am – 7 pm

  • Thursdays 2 pm – 6 pm

Books and media donations are limited to two boxes or bags per visit. We can only accept materials that we can sell, as we have no ability to process recycling.

Friends of the Library is very appreciative of the continued support for ENCORE! Books. We thank everyone for their part in making our summer season and BIG Fall Sale extremely successful including the hard working dedicated volunteers, community members donating inventory and the hundreds of patrons that purchased treasures from us.    

Save the Date: Fall Book Sale 2022 – September 16-18
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