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The Library Is Open: What You Need to Know

Lobby is Open
Welcome back everyone!

DPPL's lobby is now OPEN for self-service holds pickup, contactless self-checkout, copying, account assistance, and more. All floors will reopen on Monday, July 20th, with all of our physical collections available for short-term browsing and lending, and many of our services in operation. 

To keep our community safe, we are following Phase Four guidelines by limiting occupancy and observing strict social distancing. 

Please review the following information, as we hope it will answer your questions. Answers to additional FAQs can be found here.

CUSTOMER HOURS

10 to 7 Monday through Friday

10 to 4 Saturday

1 to 4 Sunday

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DPPL Storytime

Virtual Storytime: Stop Snoring Bernard and A Hippopotamus Got On A City Bus

Hey Kiddos! It's time for DPPL Storytime. We miss you all and hope you will tune in for a new episode each week. On this episode, Miss Steph reads Stop Snoring, Bernard! by Zachariah OHora and Miss Ami performs a lap rhyme called A Hippopotamus Got On A City Bus. Don't forget, you can follow us on Facebook or Instagram to see more virtual programming like this!

Wednesday Crafternoons

It’s Wednesday. Let’s Get Fancy!

Fancy Nancy

“Nobody in my family is fancy at all. They never even ask for sprinkles.” -Fancy Nancy

The library was always open but now the LOBBY is open. Baby steps. 

You are invited to a soirée!

That's a fancy word for party. 

But not just any party.

A party with your finest jewels and clothe-

Huh? You can't find your prized locket?!

Hmm, could it be buried underneath all those earrings and bracelets?

Sometimes, we have more jewelry than we can keep track of.

SO it's time to get organized! 

Today, we're going to craft a "hand-held" jewelry holder. 

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DPPL Storytime

Virtual Storytime: Peekaboo Morning, With My Little Hands, Popcorn Song

Hey Kiddos! It's time for DPPL Storytime. We miss you all and hope you will tune in for a new episode each week. This episode is a very special baby edition for the littlest ones to enjoy! It features Miss Steph reading Peekaboo Morning by Rachel Isadora and Miss Cheryl performing two rhymes, With My Little Hands and Popcorn Song. Don't forget, you can follow us on Facebook or Instagram to see more virtual programming like this!