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Schlow releases details of upcoming weeklong closure

Schlow Centre Region Library has released details about its upcoming weeklong closure.

The library, its parking lot and all book returns will be closed Monday through noon May 19.

No loaned materials are due and no late fees will be charged. In addition, no returns will be accepted and all browsing, programs and story times are canceled.

A library press release said that by furloughing staff and reducing building costs for a week, Schlow will be able to provide full services to the community for the rest of 2014. There will be a Friends of Schlow Library rally on the steps of the facility at noon Tuesday. Those interested in donating to the library can visit