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A green and blue slide with the text "Covid Reopening Updates: Second Floor. Find out more about changes to our hours and services for children and teens" and clip art of books, hand sanitizer, and a face mask.

Second Floor Reopening for Limited Hours and Services

We are reopening the second floor on a limited basis to the public. In order to best serve you and other members of community while maintaining your safety and staff safety, some significant changes to our services, hours, and building capacity have been made. Please read on to see what changes are taking place. Thank you for being patient as we reopen with your safety in mind.
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A peach colored background with the text "COVID Reopening Updates: General and Adult. Find out more about changes to our hours and services that impact the entire library." and illustrations of books, hand sanitizer, and a face mask

General and Adult Department Reopening Updates

Hello, Friends!

We've really missed having patrons in the library and are very excited to have been reopened to the public since July 22nd. In order to best serve you and other members of community while maintaining your safety and staff safety, some significant changes to our services, hours, and building capacity have been made. Please read on to see what changes are taking place.

Best wishes,
The Staff of the Southbury Public Library​

 

NEW SAFETY POLICIES AND PROCEDURES

 

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Human library logo over book page background

The Human Library is coming to Southbury–and we need YOUR help!

Share YOUR story as a Human Book!

What is the Human Library?

The Human Library is a way for people to connect with individuals in their community that they might not normally engage with. Visitors will have an opportunity to “borrow” a Human Book with an interesting story and engage in conversation in a safe and structured environment. The Human Library promotes tolerance, celebrates differences differences and encourages understanding of people from a varied backgrounds.

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