FOVL Sunday Speaker Series for 2020-2021

FOVL Sunday Speaker Series for 2020-2021

The Friends of the Village Library Sunday Speaker Series returns for the 2020–2021 season with a slate of monthly programs scheduled from October through May. For the first two programs—both accessible on Zoom—community members are invited to read ahead of time the books that are the focal points of discussion, although doing so is not a requirement for either program. On October 18, local author Gretchen Sorin, Ph.D., will open the series with a discussion of her recently published book,…

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Cooperstown Reflects on Racism: History, Demographics & Current Issues, Wed, 9/23, 7-8:30pm [FOVL Virtual Program on Zoom]

Cooperstown Reflects on Racism: History, Demographics & Current Issues, Wed, 9/23, 7-8:30pm [FOVL Virtual Program on Zoom]

Moderator: Liana Hirabayashi, co-host Dr. Namita Sugarandhi. Panelists: Lee Fisher, Oneonta NAACP, Dr. Will Walker, Cooperstown Graduate Program, Ms. Jennifer Dibble, Organizer, Say That Name Exhibit, and Mr. Daniel Maskin, CEO, Opportunities For Otsego. Please register at FOVL.EVENTBRITE.COM.

FOVL Fall Virtual Program Series, 9/23/20 thru 10/28/20

FOVL Fall Virtual Program Series, 9/23/20 thru 10/28/20

The following resources are available through the Four County Library System: Books This Book is Anti-Racist by Tiffany Jewell How to Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi Stamped From the Beginning  by Ibram X. Kendi Why Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates Why are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria by Beverly Daniel…

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HOOPLA NOW AVAILABLE

HOOPLA NOW AVAILABLE

The Cooperstown Library is pleased to announce that “Hoopla” is now available to its cardholders. This service is similar to the 4cls Download Zone but offers a much bigger array of e-books and audiobooks, plus DVDs and music CDs. To discover what Hoopla is all about and how to register, please follow the instructions listed below: 1.) Register for a hoopla account by visiting hoopladigital.com, or by using our mobile app on your iOS or Android device.  You will need to provide…

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