BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Bernardsville Library will reopen inside on Monday, July 20 with limited 25 percent capacity.
To promote the health and safety of patrons and staff, the library is opening with some changes in the building and to its services. Click here for more details.
Opening Date and Hours
The building will initially be open to the public as follows:
Monday, 10 am – 5 pm
Tuesday, 10 am – 7 pm
Thursday, 10 am – 2 pm
Friday, 10 am – 5 pm
Curbside service will turn into Grab and Go when the library opens. Patrons will Grab and Go by placing holds using the catalog or by calling. When your items are ready, you’ll get a call and an email. With Grab and Go, you can pick up your items any time the building is open. Call (908) 720-8722 from your car and pick up your materials in the library vestibule.
Book Returns, Fines, Fees and Due Dates
The regular loan periods and due dates are in effect. You can find information about loan periods by clicking here. Fines will be charged for anything overdue and returned after Aug. 15 regardless of when it was borrowed. If you have anything out that was due before the library closed in March, bring it back before Aug. 15 to avoid paying late fees.
To access professionally produced comedy story theater, crafts, cooking and recipes, author interviews, guest performers, contests, games and much more for children and tweens online, join the Bernardsville Library Summer Reading Group. Click here while logged into Facebook. Request to join, and once you have been accepted, you can watch all of the Summer Reading exclusive online content.
Click here to register for Summer Reading or install the free Readsquared app on a smart phone or device. Keep track of your reading and earn virtual badges and prizes.