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September Update - Library Use during COVID-19

Effective September 1st, please note the following temporary changes to our usual library policies and procedures.

Visiting the library:

  • Face coverings are required for ages 5 and up.
  • The library's main level is limited to a total of 25 patrons at a time. Patrons must check in at the front desk.
  • Distanced seating is available and face coverings are required if you are seated – no exceptions.
  • Children under age 8 must be accompanied by a caregiver at all times.

Meeting / Study Room Use:

  • The Silver Creek and Nash Rooms will be available weekdays until 4 p.m. for socially distanced quiet study for students (middle school and older) and adults.  The Silver Creek Room has tables and chairs in rows and the Nash Room has comfortable chairs around the perimeter of the room.
    • Face coverings are required
    • One person per table/chair
    • Furniture may not be moved
    • Rooms will be monitored.
  • The Silver Creek and Nash Rooms will be available for group meetings beginning at 4 p.m. on weekdays and during open hours on weekends, and the Jorgenson Room will be available for meetings during regular library hours. 
    • Maximum capacity is 16 for the Silver Creek Room, 9 for the Nash Room, and 2 for the Jorgenson Room.
    • Groups must maintain social distancing
    • Face coverings are required
    • No food allowed
    • Furniture may not be moved
    • Rooms will be monitored
    • All meeting room reservations must be booked in advance with the library director.
  • The digital piano will be available, limit one person in the room at a time or multiple people from the same household, and may be booked with any staff member.
  • The free book area located in the lower level lobby will also be open beginning September 1.  People interested in browsing these shelves should check in at the front desk.

Computer use:

  • Face coverings are required to use a computer — no exceptions
  • Daily time limit is 2 hours
  • Limit one person per computer
  • Computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis

General conduct:

  • Patrons must maintain social distancing (six feet) between staff and other patrons (non-family) at all times.
  • Patrons exhibiting signs of illness or who do not feel well are not allowed in the library.
  • Please be considerate of others when visiting the library.
  • Photocopiers and faxing are available.

Curbside pickup:

  • Call-ahead curbside pickup is available for your convenience.
  • Call 920-748-6160 and staff will set your items outside.

SYNC - free audiobooks all summer long

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens. Returning April 30, 2020, SYNC will give away two complete audiobooks  a week - pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Sign up for email or text alerts and be first to know when new titles are available to download at www.audiobooksync.com.

Register for SYNC at www.audiobooksync.com and then download the free app, Sora (by Overdrive) to access the free audiobooks each week.

Preview the audiobooks by listening to audioclips provided by SoundCloud:

From the Office of the City Clerk:

From the Office of the City Clerk:
All absentee ballots must be delivered by 8 p.m. on April 7 or postmarked by April 7 and received by 4 p.m. on April 13 to be counted according to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
Ballots will not be excepted if they are:
- Not postmarked by April 7
- Postmarked on or before April 7, but received after 4 p.m. on April 13.
- Hand delivered or without a postmarked received after 8 p.m. on Apirl 7.
Polling places will be open until 8 p.m.

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