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PWPL is proud to announce the launch of our Curbside Grab-and-Go service! Reserve any of your favorite library items (not just books!) online and, when they are ready, we will notify you to come by the library building for a contactless pickup out front. Hours are Monday through Friday, 10 am to 6 pm (hours subject to change). As per ALA and OCLC guidance, all returned library materials are quarantined for 96 hours to ensure safety. 

Just in time for LGBTQ+ Pride Month, the Port Washington Public Library has announced a virtual program about Manhattan’s Christopher Street. Taking place on Friday, June 5, “Christopher Street: A Gay City Within A City” will be hosted by Ron Brown, a professor of history and political science at Touro College. The program is free to all and will be held over teleconferencing platform Zoom.

As Long Island begins to re-open, the Port Washington Public Library is also moving forward with its re-opening plans. In order to facilitate this, the Library has created PWPL Ahead, a comprehensive plan to begin re-opening while best addressing the safety and health concerns of PWPL staff and patrons. PWPL Ahead consists of four phases that mirror the phases of New York State’s “New York Forward” re-opening plan. As Long Island enters each new phase, PWPL will also, if it is deemed safe. (Updated September 15, 2020)

Stream and download audiobooks, movies, TV shows, music, e-books, and comics Get the free hoopla app on your phone, tablet, or video streaming device, or visit hoopladigital.com. All you need to get started is your PWPL card number!