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White Rock library hours to be extended beginning Sept. 13

Phased approach to fully reopen after limited hours due to pandemic

Fraser Valley Regional Library plans to expand its fall hours at branches throughout the region, including in White Rock. Beginning Monday, Sept. 13, many locations will extend their evening hours on select weekdays.

The change in hours is part of FVRL’s phased approach to fully reopening after being open limited hours due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

“FVRL staff have worked hard to continually enhance the in-person library experience, while ensuring that is welcoming and safe for all,” said Gayle Martin, board chair.

“The additional service hours gives our customers more options to visit the library at their convenience,” added Heather Scoular, director of customer experience.

“Customers will now have more time to browse the collection, use the WiFi, access the public computers and printers, or just enjoy a moment to sit down and read.”

Customers can expect to have access to most of the library’s public space and services.

FVRL Express holds pickup service is still available for customers who prefer a more convenient and contact-free experience. To learn more about FVRL’s services, including hours of operation, FVRL Express, eCard sign up, virtual programs and digital content, please visit www.fvrl.ca or call your local library.

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In White Rock, beginnning Monday, Sept. 13, library hours will be:

• Monday to Wednesday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

• Thursday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Sunday 1 to 5 p.m.

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