The Chardon Creativity Center will be closed for the remainder of the evening (5-21-24)

Updated Library Hours Through January 3

Updated Service Hours Through January 3

Geauga County – December 21, 2021 – In response to COVID-19 cases among staff, resulting in staff shortages, we will be updating our current service hours to the following, in hopes of returning to normal hours on Jan. 3rd:

Thurs., Dec. 23: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Fri., Dec. 24: Closed
Sat., Dec. 25: Closed
Sun., Dec. 26: Closed
Mon., Dec. 27 – Thurs., Dec. 30: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Fri., Dec. 31: Closed
Sat., Jan. 1: Closed
Sun., Jan. 2: Closed
Mon., Jan. 3: Resume normal business hours.

This will allow time for staff under quarantine to return to work, and for staff schedules to be reconfigured to best use available staff.

We continue to offer curbside pickups when requested, and our digital collection of materials is open 24/7.

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About Geauga County Public Library

The Geauga County Public Library, rated a 4-Star Library by Library Journal, includes five full-service Branches in Bainbridge, Chardon, Chesterland (Geauga West), Middlefield, and Thompson, a fleet of Mobile Services vehicles that serve rural areas and community centers, and an Administrative Center where technical services, computer services, facilities, and administrative functions reside, in addition to its public library space. GCPL has more than 900,000 books and eBooks. The collection also contains more than 100,000 audio/video items and 60 Research databases available through its website. Geauga County Public Library is a member of the CLEVNET consortium, giving patrons access to more than 12 million items. Learn more about the Geauga County Public Library at

December 21, 2021

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