KCPL Reopening
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Current Service Hours

KCPL is pleased to announce a return to full in-building service hours at its Chestertown and North County locations!

Due to the Rock Hall Municipal Building being closed to the public, the Rock Hall location remains temporarily closed.

For full details, including when you can pick up holds in Rock Hall, visit our Hours and Locations page.

What To Know When You Visit

KCPL is continuing to take steps in order to support the health and safety of our community. These measures include:

Masks Required
All visitors ages 5 and up must wear a mask when entering a KCPL building.

Social Distancing
Visitors should maintain a distance of at least 6 feet from library staff and other library users.
Seating in the libraries remains limited to support social distancing.

Library Programs
Programming will continue to be held virtually and/or outdoors, as needed. It is possible that changes may be made after events have been advertised. Please check KCPL's calendar or call 410-778-3636 if you have questions about upcoming programs.


Reopening FAQs
Can I come into the library?

Yes. We are now offering full in-building service hours at the Chestertown and North County locations!

Due to the Rock Hall Municipal Building being closed to the public, the Rock Hall location remains temporarily closed.

For full details, including when you can pick up holds in Rock Hall, visit our Hours and Locations page..

Is curbside pickup still available?

Yes. If you would like to use our curbside service, please call the library when you arrive or as you're leaving home. We can place your items on the pickup table or bring them to your vehicle.

Do I have to come into the library?

No, we will continue to offer contactless pickup at Chestertown and North County.

Can I reserve a meeting room?

No. At this time, meeting rooms are not available for public use.

Are you accepting book donations?

No. At this time, we are not able to accept donations of books or other materials.

For more information about book donations, please contact the Friends of Kent County Public Library.