Crown Point Community Library

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Bond Sale Notice, Employment Opportunities and other Library news

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Bond Sale Notice

To read the full notice, please click here:


Employment Opportunites

The Library has several positions open.  For complete job descriptions and how to apply, please visit. 


Book Sale

Friday, October 23 is the last day of the book sale. The sale is located at the Crown Point location and is open from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. All items will be discounted to $1 a bag.


Trick or Treat/Pumpkin Walk around the Court House Square

Visit the Library on Halloween and take a stroll down our  “Spooky Sidewalk” (a chalk obstacle course on the sidewalk in between the green space and the Library), enjoy the outdoor story walk, and then visit our booth on the Court House lawn. Staff members will hand our free Halloween take & make crafts and other treats!


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Library Building Are Open – Stage 5 service model

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Change of Library Hours & Services

As Indiana moves into Stage 5, the Library will shift from “Grab and Go” to a “Stay, Sit & Study” service model and will now permit patrons the ability to sit down and use our space.  Only limited seating has been reintroduced to the Library spaces with all seating maintaining social distancing between seating areas and from staff areas.

Seating in the Library:

  • All tables have chairs returned
  • Seating returns to select areas (only vinyl upholstered easy chairs have been returned to aid disinfecting)
  • Due to the need to maintain social distancing, tables and chairs may not be moved
  • Groups gathering and sitting on the floor is not permitted

Reintroduced:

  • Quiet Room is for silent study only
  • Study Rooms are for INDIVIDUAL USE ONLY
  • No limit on the amount of time spent in the library
  • Computer time restored to normal length
  • One-on-One assistance or service will require the patron to wear a mask properly over the nose and mouth

The following rooms remain closed:

  • Internet Cafe
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children’s Program Room
  • Game Room
  • Indiana Room (open by appointment/arrangement only)

 Still suspended:

  • In-Library, in-person library programming for all ages
  • Public use of meeting rooms

REMAINS IN EFFECT:

  • Masks are still required to use the library regardless of the duration of the visit
  • Social distancing
  • At this time NO FOOD is allowed in the Library, but drinks are permitted
  • Tables and chairs will be treated as high touch surfaces and will be cleaned daily
  • Curbside services
  • Virtual programming and take & make activity bags

Beginning Saturday, October 17 the Crown Point location will extend its hours of operation:

Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday: 12 – 5 p.m.

Sunday: Closed.

 

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10.5.20/10.16.20
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  • Crown Point

    Temporary Hours

    Monday -Thursday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Saturday: 12 - 5 p.m.
    Sunday: Closed

    122 North Main Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.663.0270



    Question about the website? Email:webmaster@crownpointlibrary.org

  • Winfield Branch

    Temporary Hours

    Mon., Wed. & Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Tuesday & Thursday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Saturday & Sunday: Closed

    10771 Randolph St
    Crown Point, IN 46307

    219.662.4039

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