Reopening FAQ

As of July 28th, all visitors and staff must wear a mask inside the library, regardless of vaccination status. Please refer to the FAQ below for all of the details.

Appointment Questions

> Do we still need appointments to visit the library

No appointments necessary for browsing or computer visits.

What can I do at the library?

> Do I have to wear a mask?

All visitors to the library, regardless of vaccination status are required to wear masks in accordance with CDC guidelines at all times while on library premises.

> Does my child have to wear a mask?

All individuals must wear a mask. Children between ages 2 and 5 years of age are encouraged but not required to wear a mask.

> Are public computers available for use?

Public computers are available without the need for an appointment.

Children’s Library Questions

> Does my unvaccinated child have to wear a mask?

All individuals over the age of 5 are required to wear a mask. Children under 5 but older than 2 are encouraged to wear a mask whenever possible.

> Will the toys and play area be available?

All toys and seating are unavailable at this time.

> Are the children’s activities and computers available?

No, not at this time.

> Will there be any in-person storytimes or programs?

Not at this time. Virtual programs will continue. Sign up for our newsletter for updates.

General Questions

> Will curbside delivery be available?

Yes, anytime during open hours curbside service will also be available.

> Are volunteers allowed in the building yet?

Not at this time, due to capacity limitations.

> Can I come in for a Tech Tuesday Appointment?

Tech Tuesday is open for walk-in technology assistance every Tuesday 10am-12pm, but if you have a specific technological need when using a device at the library, library staff is also available to assist.

> Can I reserve the meeting room or study rooms?

Yes, you can now reserve the meeting room and study rooms. 

> Will the Friends bookstore be open?

Not yet, but there are some books available to purchase in the lobby (there is an honor system cash box).

> Can I donate books to the library?

No, we are not currently accepting donations. We will post updates once the FriendShop book store reopens.

> Are passport appointments available?

Passport appointments are available. Reserve your appointment today.