COVID and the Library


We have missed everyone and want to see you back in the library. We will be open to the public in a limited way beginning on Monday, July 27th. The hours for the public are:
Monday, 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Friday, 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Our primary concern is the well-being of our patrons and staff so please follow these guidelines.

  • Do not come if you have a temperature, are feeling unwell or have been in contact with someone with COVID in the last 14 days.
  • Only 10 patrons will be allowed inside the library at a time.
  • Please stay socially distanced.
  • Wear your mask when you enter and at all times in the library. Patrons who do not wear masks will be asked to leave following Governor Cuomo’s executive order.
  • Only two computers are available for use.
  • Please keep your visit short, about 30 minutes. Seating has been reduced.
  • Bathrooms are closed to the public except for emergency use.
  • The library is cleaned every day and high touch area are cleaned more frequently.

Children’s Room

  • Appointments are necessary to use the children’s room. Please call or email the library to arrange a time to come in.
  • Only one family/group will be allowed in the children’s room at a time.
  • Unfortunately we have had to remove all the toys and puppets and disable the public computers in the children’s room.
  • We would love to have you stay and play with your children but not yet.
  • Please keep your visit short.
  • Everyone over the age of two must wear a mask.

Curbside pickup will continue indefinitely.

Call 914-669-5161 or email the library,, with your request and we will find the item, check it out to you and leave it outside on the bench or in the vestibule. You can also place a hold on an item. Deliveries have resumed between libraries so any holds you place will be delivered here.

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