Heritage Public Library

Friends of the Library

 Who Are The Friends of Heritage Public Library?

The Friends of Heritage Public Library (FOHPL) is a volunteer group of community members who support the Library through advocacy, fundraising, and service. FOHPL is organized as a non-profit volunteer 501(c)(3) tax deductible organization.

What Do The Friends Do?

Friends of Heritage Public Library…

    • Assist the Heritage Public Library to be an active and dynamic cultural, educational and recreational force in the community.
    • Focus public attention on and create interest in library resources and activities.
    • Educate citizens and county officials on the need for legislation and funding that fosters growth and the ability to provide more comprehensive services.
    • Serve as a link between the library and the communities it serves.
    • Encourage and promote the donation of gifts, financial and otherwise.
    • Provide direct financial assistance through fundraising activities, thus enabling the Library to offer more services, programs, or materials.
    • Provide knowledgeable and willing volunteers for library activities.

To become a Friend: Visit the library, call 804-966-2480, or mail in your application.


  • New Kent

    7791 Invicta Lane
    New Kent, VA 23124
    804-966-2480 phone
    804-966-5982 FAX

    Mon. 10:00am - 8:00pm
    Tue. 10:00am - 8:00pm
    Wed. 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Fri. 9:00am - 5:00pm
    Sat. 10:00am - 2:00pm

  • Mailing Address

    Heritage Public Library
    7791 Invicta Lane
    New Kent, VA 23124

    HPL is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Gifts to the library may be tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor.

  • Charles City

    10790 Courthouse Road
    Charles City, VA 23030
    804-652-2450 phone
    804-829-2314 FAX

    Mon. 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Tues. 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Wed. 2:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thurs. 12:00pm - 6:00pm
    Fri. 8:00am - 4:00pm
    Sat. 10:00am - 2:00pm


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