CH Booth Library in Newtown has started looking for its new director. The search committee has sent out an email to patrons asking for them to fill out an online survey. The group says one of the first priorities is to have the community involved in the process. CH Booth officials are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced director to lead the library. The survey is confidential.
A date to reopen CH Booth Library in Newtown has been set.
The library is Newtown has been shuttered since a sprinkler pipe burst and caused extensive water damage to the facility. CH Booth officials say the library is currently projected to re-open Saturday, the 8th. In an updated posted on their website, officials said the shelving and furniture are mostly back in place. The computers and electronics are being installed.
The Reference Staff is no longer operating a desk at Edmond Town Hall. They thanked the Board of Managers and staff for their assistance during the library's time at Edmond Town Hall.
Librarians say the outside book drops have reopened, but all programs and activities at the Library remain canceled until the site itself reopens. Late fees will not be charged until the library reopens, and even then there will be an amnesty period.
When requesting items online through the Newtown library catalogue, patrons are asked to continue selecting a pick up location other than CH Booth Library.