Reopening Stages - Stage 4 July 20

Please be patient as we work to safely reopen the library for all.

We are following Executive Orders 2020-145 and 2020-147, advice of the CDC and the results of REALM Project (Reopening Archives, Libraries, and Museums).

Things to Know

  • Starting Monday, July 20 Library building and curbside hours will be:

    • Monday-Thursday 10am-6pm
    • Friday-Saturday 10am-2pm
  • During this phase the following will apply:

    • 1-hour limit to your visit
    • Mask required
    • Social distancing
    • Occupancy of the library is limited to 25% of capacity
    • Please stay home if you are sick!
  • During this phase you can:

  • MelCat restarted Monday, August 10.

  • All material will be quarantined for a minimum of 4 days before being checked in.

  • No fees will be assessed at this time.

  • 24/7 Pickup Lockers are currently unavailable.

  • The library looks different to help ensure the safety of patrons and staff:

    • A greeter station
    • Additional hand sanitizer stations
    • Plexiglas shields at the service desks
    • Social distancing markings at the service desks
    • Routine cleaning of high touch areas every two hours
    • The majority of the seating has been removed or caution taped off
    • The toys and manipulatives in Youth Services are not available
    • Study Rooms, Local History Room, and the Archives are closed