Most Frequently asked questions can be answered by downloading our Welcome Brochure. The Welcome brochure explains how to get a library card, check out times, responsibilities, emedia, donations and more.
How to Support to YOUR library:
Thank you for your interest in supporting Lowville Free Library. Your support is integral to the vitality of our public library, and whether you help with volunteering, donating books, donating funds or by advocating for the library to local elected officials– it’s all important!
All monetary donations should be directed to the Lowville Free LIbrary 5387 Dayan Street Lowville, NY 13367. There are donation boxes at the circulation desk in the libraries for cash donations. Checks should be made payable to Lowville Free Library.
Employer Matching Gift
Many area employers will match charitable contributions made by their employees throughout the year. Contact your employer to inquire about matching gift options.
A thoughtful and lasting way to celebrate a special person’s life is through a memorial gift to Lowville Free Library. Personalized bookplates will memorialize your gift, and you may choose the subject of the books you memorialize.
If you would like to take advantage of this program, simply click here to retrieve a Memorial form, print and complete the form and return it along with your memorial donation to the library.
Wills & Bequests
Including the Library in your will allows you to carry your commitment to the Library beyond your lifetime. Your attorney, accountant or trust officer will work with you to design a bequest that fits your situation and meets your goals. A professional will also make sure you receive the tax benefits allowed for your gift. If you already have a will, it may be amended by a codicil to include the Library.
The following is sample bequest phrasing:
“I give out bequeath (Dollar Amount, Property to be Given, Percentage or Remainder) to Lowville Free Library, an organization registered with the IRS under IRS code 501(c)3.”