Library COVID-19 Update


In response to the outbreak of COVID-19, the library building is closed until further notice. 


We are continuing to offer:

  • Library staff will continue to be available via phone 860-665-8700 and online to offer you the best service during regular library hours. - Mon. - Thurs. 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Fri. - Sat. 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Our Lucy-to-Go Curbside Service has been suspended effectively .immediately
  • Our book drop will continue to be open for returned materials. 
  • Our digital services will continue to be available via the library's website.
The Lucy Robbins Welles Library, as well as other public libraries, is committed to offering the best service to the public. Please know that we are continuing to honor that commitment while balancing public health during what we hope is a short-term disruption. We will continue to evaluate the situation and keep the public up-to-date on when the library building and regular services will resume.

People with general questions about COVID-19 can visit ct.gov/coronavirus or call 2-1-1. If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID -19 (fever, cough, shortness of breath) and feel you may have been exposed to the coronavirus, please stay at home and call your healthcare provider or your local Health Department-CCHD 860-785-8380 to discuss your options.

We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time.