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Posted on: December 21, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Happy Holidays from the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library!

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The Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library wishes you and your family a happy and healthy holiday season! This year has brought unexpected changes but we want to remind you that the Library is still here for you and offering virtual and contactless services for your needs.

Contactless Checkout 

Patrons may use the library catalog to request books, CDs and audiobooks for curbside pickup to enjoy at home during the closure of the library facility. DVDs are not available to request at this time. Library staff will call you when your items are available for pick up. Pick up of materials is available Monday – Friday from 10:00 am–5:00 pm.

Need to Return Materials?

You may return your checked-out materials at any time between 9:00 a.m. on Monday and 6:00 p.m. on Friday. Items are quarantined for 5 days before they are checked in.

Virtual Storytime

During the library closure, join us for Virtual Storytimes on YouTube! Storytimes can be streamed live on YouTube on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m. and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. and the recordings are posted after the program. 

Want a Library Card?

Digital library cards are available for patrons who do not have a Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library card but wish to access our digital resources during the library closure. To obtain a digital library card, contact the Circulation Desk or complete the Digital Library Card Request form.

Free WiFi

The library WiFi is accessible from the library parking lot from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m daily. No password is required.

Virtual Programming

Please see our web calendar for all upcoming programs. 

Contactless Printing

Contactless Printing is now available at the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Print up to 10 free pages per day (single sided, black & white). For more information, click here.

Learn English or Prepare to Become a U.S. Citizen

Our Literacy programs are now available on Zoom! For more information about English and citizenship preparation classes, please call the Literacy office at (626) 307-1251.

Please visit our website for more information about all our services. You can also give us a call at 626-307-1366 or text us at 626-283-6062, Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with any questions. Best wishes for a wonderful holiday and a joyous and prosperous 2021!

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