The new 2021 Board with the FOL officers in front; from left to right Bruce Doneff, Carter Hoyt, Nancy Gilley, and Sandy Shuster

The Friends of the Beaufort Library recently announced that at its recent annual meeting four new Board members were elected, and a new leadership team was formalized.

Outgoing President Carol Brown presided over the annual meeting on 12 June in which Donna Keel Armer, Bruce Doneff, Amy Ferreira, and Lolita Huckabee Watson were elected to the Friends’ Board. In addition, a new leadership team was announced: Carter Hoyt, President; Bruce Doneff, Vice President; Sandy Shuster, Treasurer; and Nancy Gilley, Secretary. The new Board Members and the officer slate of officers will all serve three-year terms, 2021-2024.

Other business included kicking off recruitment of presenters for the 2022 Books Sandwiched In (BSI) program and the announcement of dates for the annual Fall Book Sale:  November 5-7, 2021. For anyone with questions or nominations of presenters for the BSI program, email us at or contact Program Chair, Karen Warner at 843-941-0384.




About Friend of the Beaufort Library

The Friends of the Beaufort Library (Friends) is an all-volunteer, non-profit 501(c) (3) organization founded in 1979 to provide financial support to the Beaufort, Lobeco and St. Helena branches of the Beaufort County Library. Events include the Annual Fall Book Sale and the popular Books Sandwiched In series. For more information visit our website: