Fall 2020

Library Board of Trustees James Wilson, President Wendy Tyger, Vice President Geraldine Guy, Secretary Stephen Hill, Trustee Stephanie Elick, Trustee Jill McGee, Trustee Nancy Reeves, Trustee Tamra Hess, Library Director The Board of Trustees usually meets the first Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Upcoming meetings: September 2, October 7, and November 4. Follow East Palestine Memorial Public Library on Social Media: 309 N. Market Street East Palestine, Ohio 44413 Telephone: 330-426-3778 Fax: 330-426-4950 www.east-palestine.lib.oh.us Hours: Monday -Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m . September / October / November 2020 Library Closed Monday, September 7 Labor Day Wednesday, November 11 Veterans Day Thursday, November 26 Thanksgiving “ALibrary is a Lifelong Friend” Color & B/W Copying, Self-Service Copying, Fax & Scanning Service, Lamination, Informational Databases, InterLibrary Loan, Homebound Delivery, and more. Free Paper Shredding Event Saturday, October 10 10:00 a.m. to Noon A free paper shredding event will be offered in the library’s rear parking lot on Saturday, October 10 from 10:00 a.m. to noon. Participants may bring five standard garbage bags or boxes of personal documents. Following no-contact procedures, place your items to be shred in your trunk or in the back of your vehicle. Please enter the parking lot from North Walnut street. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. East Palestine Memorial Public Library building reopened to the public on June 8, 2020. Per Governor DeWine’s order, masks must be worn by patrons 10 and older to enter the building. No-contact curbside service is available for those who do not want to enter the building. Beginning the week of August 31, regular library hours will return. Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We ask that anyone who is sick or has been in the previous 24 hours to not enter the library. We prefer that returning library materials continue to be placed in the outside book drop. Computer usage is limited to one hour per day per patron. Limited seating is available for laptop usage. Reservations are recommended. At this time, we are not able to provide the drinking fountain, the coffee station, or the Community Room for meetings. Curbside Pickup is Available Patrons can utilize the library's no-contact curbside service. Contact the library at 330-426-3778 to arrange to pick up your library materials. The staff can assist you by phone or you can browse the library's online catalog to reserve your items at eastpalestine.polarislibrary.com The staff will contact you once your items are ready for pickup. Call the library when you arrive, stay in your vehicle, and your items will be brought out and put in your trunk. Call the library at 330-426-3778 for more information about this service. Website- www.east-palestine.lib.oh.us Facebook– www.facebook.com/EPMPL