TAMWORTH — The Prepare dinner Memorial Library is resuming providers in a phased method. The constructing will stay closed, however library employees is working to supply curbside pickup of library supplies and doc providers. Security of library employees and patrons is the first objective of the phased method to resuming providers.
For curbside pickup, library card holders might contact the library to request to borrow books and different media, and choose them up in entrance of the library. Requests may be made by cellphone, by utilizing the web request kind, or by inserting holds when logged right into a library account.
Library employees can be comfortable to assist choose objects from the library’s assortment, or particular titles could also be requested. Pickup occasions are Tuesdays and Fridays from 2 to five p.m., and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Starting Saturday, June 13, a Saturday morning pickup time can be added.
Interlibrary mortgage is not going to be accessible till the New Hampshire State Library’s van service resumes operation, however patrons can request to borrow books from all 4 libraries within the Northern NH Library Cooperative: Prepare dinner Memorial Library, Conway Public Library, Jackson Public Library and Madison Library. Books can be dropped at Tamworth for pickup.
Borrowed library objects could also be returned within the library’s e-book drop at any time. Donations of books and different media can’t be accepted presently. Library supplies are quarantined for a number of days upon return.
Due to volunteers, house supply of library books and different supplies is obtainable by request. Supply is obtainable to Tamworth addresses solely. Households, seniors, full-time employees, and people who can not get to the library throughout pickup occasions are invited to benefit from this service.
Doc providers embody copying, faxing, printing and scanning, and are supplied following a curbside drop-off and pickup protocol. Doc providers can be accessible by request Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday between 10 a.m. and four p.m. The library does cost nominal charges for these providers.
Name the library for particulars, or see the library’s web site for extra info.
Weekly story occasions will proceed to be held on-line utilizing the Zoom platform. Amy Carter and Polly Mahoney have been sharing every week’s story time actions on the library’s web site as a useful resource for folks.
Every week, they embody developmentally acceptable actions for younger kids and hyperlinks for folks and caregivers. The library’s summer season studying program will start on July 6 and can characteristic a month of actions for all ages with alternatives to share the outcomes with the neighborhood. Particulars can be accessible quickly.
Different library sponsored actions happening in June embody a web based photograph exhibit that includes pictures taken in Tamworth throughout this pandemic, and the kick-off for a summer-long digital studying street journey starting with the e-book “Travels with Charley: In Search of America,” by John Steinbeck.
For extra details about Prepare dinner Memorial Library applications and providers, name the library at (603) 323-8510 or go to tamworthlibrary.org.