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Posted on: November 12, 2022

Fall and Winter Holiday Hours

Photo of blue sky at dusk out the windows from inside the Downtown Library's Entry Garden

We wish happy celebrations to you and yours! All library locations – Downtown, Bethel, and Sheldon – and outside return slots are closed on City holidays, starting at closing time the night before.  We do not charge late fines for borrowed items. 

Looking for some good reading, watching, or listening when we're closed? Borrow online.


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THANKSGIVING 

Downtown Library Hours: 

Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24: Closed.

Friday, November 25: Closed.

Downtown return slots: Close on Wednesday, November 23, 7:50 p.m. Re-open Saturday, November 26, 7 a.m.


Bethel and Sheldon Branch Hours: 

Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24: Closed.

Friday, November 25: Closed.

Bethel and Sheldon return slots: Close on Wednesday, November 23, 6 p.m. Re-open Saturday, November 26, 10 a.m.


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CHRISTMAS 

Downtown Library Hours: 

Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24: Open.

Christmas Day, Sunday, December 25: Closed.

Downtown return slots: Close on Saturday, December 24, 5:50 p.m. Re-open Monday, December 26, 7 a.m.


Bethel and Sheldon Branch Hours:

Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24: Open.

Christmas Day, Sunday, December 25: Closed.

Bethel and Sheldon return slots: Close on Saturday, December 24, 6 p.m. Re-open Monday, December 26, 10 a.m.


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NEW YEAR’S 

Downtown Library Hours: 

New Year's Eve, Saturday, December 31: Open.

New Year's Day, Sunday, January 1: Closed.

Downtown return slots: Close on Saturday, December 31, 5:50 p.m. Re-open Monday, January 2, 7 a.m.


Bethel and Sheldon Branch Hours: 

New Year's Eve, Saturday, December 31: Open.

New Year's Day, Sunday, January 1: Closed.

Bethel and Sheldon return slots: Close on Saturday, December 31, 6 p.m. Re-open Monday, January 2, 10 a.m.



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