Curbside pick up now open at select libraries!

Libraries aren’t quite open for browsing yet, but some libraries are offering the service of curbside pickup. This is a great way to vary the reading options with the kids at home. WCKC has collected some of the area libraries offering this service.

Conant Public Library

How to place a hold: Online or Call

Pick Up Times: Monday – Thursday 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM. You will be called when your items are ready for pick up.

Other Services? Delivery living within Sterling.

More information: Visit their website

Returns: Must be placed in the book drop. Returns will be quarantined for 72 hours.

Richards Memorial Library

How to place a hold: Online, Email or Call

Pick Up Times:Thursdays between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM.

Other Services? N/A

More information:Visit their website for more information and instructions.

Returns: Must be placed in the book drop. Returns will be quarantined for one week

Rutland Public Library

How to place a hold: Email or Call

Pick Up Times: You will be notified when your books are ready

Other Services? N/A

More information:visit their website

Returns:

Worcester Public Library

Main Public Library

How to place a hold: Online (call the library for help)

Pick Up Times: A staff member will call you within 3 business days to schedule a pickup time.Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Other Services? N/A

More information: Worcester Library Website

Returns: Book drop, books will be quarantined for 72 hours

Frances Perkins Branch

How to place a hold: Online

Pick Up Times:

  • Monday, Thursday, Friday: 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. (Please leave 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. available for seniors and vulnerable patrons if possible.)
  • Tuesday, Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. & 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. (Please leave 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. available for seniors and vulnerable patrons if possible.)

Other Services? N/A

More information:Worcester Library Website

Returns: Book drop, books will be quarantined for 72 hours

Shrewsbury Public Library

How to place a hold: Online

Pick Up Times: Weekly pickup dates and times will be scheduled – see website for details

Other Services?

More information: Visit their website

Returns: Must be placed in the book drop beginning June 12. Returns will be quarantined for 72 hours.

Charlton Public Library

How to place a hold: Online or call the library

Pick Up Times: Library staff will call to let you know when it is ready for pick up

Other Services? N/A

More information: Visit their website

Returns: Must be placed in the book drop, all returns will be quarantined for several days

 

We will update this list as more libraries offer curbside pick up or other services. Please leave us a note if we have missed a library! Happy reading!

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