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Welles-Turner
Memorial Library

2407 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033

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860-652-7719
860-652-7719
860-652-7720
860-652-7718


Temporary Hours

Mon, Fri 9am-1pm
Tue, Thu 1pm-5pm
Wed 3pm-7pm
Sat 9am-12noon

 


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Library Reopens

The Welles-Turner Memorial Library reopened to the public on Monday, August 3, 2020 with limited hours and services. All users must adhere to current CDC guidelines that include: (1) wearing a face mask that covers the nose and mouth; (2) maintaining a social distance of at least six feet.

  • Services limited to borrowing and picking up holds.
  • Access to Children’s Department by appointment only by calling 860-652-7718.
  • Limited number of public computers available for maximum of one hour per day per user, also by appointment only, by calling Reference at 860-652-7720. Due to social distance requirements, staff will be unavailable for one-on-one assistance; bring a computer-savvy friend or relative if needed.
  • Copy, fax, print and scan service will be available; exact change required.
  • Services that will not be available include access to magazine and newspaper collections, study rooms and meeting rooms. Seating throughout the library will be limited.
  • Return materials in book drop only. Library materials quarantine for three days prior to coming off patron's record.
  • Library hours:

Mondays & Fridays
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Wednesdays
Saturdays

9am-1pm
1pm-5pm
3pm-7pm
9am-12pm

The library plans to expand operating hours and services as it becomes safe to do so.


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Glastonbury residents who do not have a valid library card can request a temporary card.

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Who: Teens in grades 7-12
When: Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Time: 6:30-7:15pm
Place: Virtual session
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When: Friday mornings in September from 10-10:30am
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CT Historical Society Artifacts

Who: Adults
When: Thursday, October 1, 2020
Time: 6:30-7:30pm
Place: Virtual session

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New! Grab Bag of Books to Go

The Friends of the Library are offering bags of 4-7 books in selected categories for only $5! For more information and to order books, visit the Friends' website at friendswtmlib.org.
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