Friends of the Library

Regular Meetings
  • 10 a.m.
  • The 3rd Tuesday of January and June
  • Small Meeting Room
    Powhatan Public Library
    2270 Mann Road
    Powhatan, VA 23139

  • 6 p.m.
  • The 3rd Tuesday of March and September
  • Large Meeting Room
    Powhatan County Public Library
    2270 Mann Road
    Powhatan, VA 23139


  • Joanne Fico, President
  • Ruby Turner, Secretary
  • Tonya Cooper, Treasurer
  • Susan Ash, Director
  • Bev Baker, Director

  • Deanna Coffey, Director
  • Patricia Cox, Director
  • Grace Ganiard, Director
  • Patricia Meek, Director
  • April Szymkowski, Director
The Friends of the Powhatan County Library is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the library.


Proceeds from the Friends fundraisers help support special events such as:
  • Author visits
  • Cultural events for children, teens, and adults
  • Guest storytellers
  • Summer reading programs
Library Needs
The Friends also provide funding for items, such as equipment and furniture that the library needs.

Membership Dues

Membership dues start at $5.

Volunteers Needed

In addition to supporting the Friends' efforts through membership dues, many people are needed to make advocacy and fundraising successful. To volunteer, or for more information about the Friends, email Joanne Fico or call 804-598-8224.