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The Town of Newington along with the State of Connecticut as a whole, has experienced an increase in the number of positive cases of COVID-19 over the past several weeks. These numbers are expected to grow in the coming weeks. Due to this factor and at the recommendation of Director of Health Charles Brown, MPH from the Central Connecticut Health District (CCHD) and Town Manager Keith Chapman, effective Monday, November 9, 2020, the library will be returning to curbside delivery, with expanded hours and same-day pickup available. We will continue to monitor the situation and make modifications as recommended by CCHD.

We appreciate your continued patience and understanding throughout this process.

The library building is closed to the public.
Staff is available during regular library hours to assist by phone and email
and we are now offering SAME DAY Library Curbside Service.
Library Hours:

Staff is available by phone and email and to assist during browsing times and curbside pickups. 

Monday - Thursday - 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday - 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday - 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Main # (Adult Information) - 860-665-8700
Children's Department -860-665-8720
Administration - 860-665-8730 


Curbside Pickup Hours: effective November 9, 2020

Monday - Thursday- 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday - 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday- 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Call 860-665-8700 to schedule a curbside pickup. 
Same Day Service is now available. 

Available Limited Services:
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