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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.
Staff is available during regular library hours to assist by phone and email
and we are now offering SAME DAY Library Curbside Service.
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.
- Borrowing of library materials
- Lucy-to-Go Curbside Service to pick-up library materials. Same day pick up now available.
- Information Assistance by phone 860-665-8700 and/or email during library hours.
- Reading suggestions or help finding a good book by phone, via the website or by email
- Get a new library card- Learn more
- 24/7 access to the library's website, online catalog and library's digital collection
- Book drops are open 24 hours a day
- Virtual library programming: children, teen and adults
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