PUBLIC LIBRARY OF MOUNT VERNON & KNOX COUNTY
Updated July 23, 2020:
The Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County is pleased to announce the opening of the main library, Fredericktown library branch, Gambier Community Library and the curbside window at the Danville Public Library.
Hours of operation for the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County are:
Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Closed Saturday & Sunday
Hours of operation for the Fredericktown Community Library are:
Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Closed Saturday & Sunday
Hours of operation for the Gambier Community Library are:
Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM.
Danville Public Library curbside window will be open to the public starting Tuesday, July 28th, from 12:00 PM-6:00 PM. Hours of operation are Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 12:00 PM-6:00 PM.
Beginning July 23, 6:00pm, citizens in all Ohio counties will be under a mandatory mask order while out in public.
Masks must be worn at all times when:
- At an indoor location that’s not a residence.
- Outdoors, when unable to keep 6ft social distance from those not in your household.
- When waiting for, riding, driving, or operating public transportation -taxi, car service, private rideshare.
All current orders remain in effect until the State of Emergency declared by the Governor no longer exists, or the Director of the Ohio Department of Health lifts or modifies the order.
Knox Public Health website contains the most up to date ODH guidelines.
Go to opening guidelines for complete details.
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CONNECT WITH US!
Connect with Us!
Want to chat with us? It’s easy! Now available at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County is an online chat feature to connect us to you. Want to renew items or do some research? Look for the “Chat with us” icon at the bottom right-hand corner of the knox.net website. Chat is available Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9:00am-4:30pm and Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00am-7:30PM. Patrons can also connect with us via social media at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google Business or email at email@example.com.
The World's finest cinema free with your library card! Visit www.knox.net/online-services to see all the online services we have to offer for free. Click on the Kanopy link for access to one of the hottest streaming platforms for libraries. Each patron will have 5 free credits per month. Get signed up and download the app today! Available on Google, Apple, Chromecast, FireTV, and Samsung.
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Soundtracks of the Past
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The right book in the right hands at the right time can change the world. -Goodreads.com, 2014
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