Updated Hours

Beginning Monday, April 5, 2021, the Library will restore full operating hours with some modifications:

Building Hours
Monday – Thursday   9 to 11 a.m. & 1 to 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday  9 to 11 a.m. to 1 to 5 p.m.
Sunday                      1 to 5 p.m.

Curbside Service Hours (building closed to public)
Monday – Saturday: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Building Hours Effective Monday, May 10, 2021

Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 1 to 5 p.m.
Curbside Hold Pickup will be available everyday from opening until 30 minutes before closing. Call the library at 913-682-5666 if you would prefer curbside pickup of your holds.

Library Visit Guidelines

  • Material will no longer be quarantined
  • 75 patrons in facility at one time, no time limit
  • Facemasks required (disposables are available to hand out)
    NOT required for children under 5 or patrons with health conditions that prevent wearing
  • Hand sanitizer available for patrons, distributed by staff
  • Main and YA restrooms open; drinking fountains not available
  • Public internet computers open for use with social distancing in place, 1 hour limit with Leavenworth Public Library card, 30 minutes with guest pass
  • Limited seating placed with social distancing in place
  • Meeting rooms open—limit of 20 people per meeting, 2-hour time limit; contact the Reference desk at 913-682-5666 extension 2100 to book a room
  • Kansas Room open—occupancy limited to 3
  • Library programs:
    > For children and teens: in-person with limit of 15 people (Online Storytime will still be presented on the Children’s Facebook page at 10 a.m. Monday through Friday)
    > For adults: select programs in-person with a limit of 15 people, most adult programs will continue to be presented on Zoom
    > Large Summer Reading Program events are being planned for City parks  
  • The Study Room in Teen room is closed
  • Book, magazine & dvd donations not accepted