COVID-19 Update

Notice of Temporary Closure

In accordance with the Provincial Public Health Emergency Order, Drayton Valley Municipal Library will be temporarily closed until further notice as of December 12 at 4:00pm to help limit the spread of COVID-19.

The health and safety of our staff, volunteers, and visitors remains our top priority, and Library leadership will continue to work with the Alberta Health Services to determine when it is appropriate to return to normal service levels. To access reliable and up-to-date public health information and resources, please visit alberta.ca/covid-19.

While physical locations will be closed to the public, the Library is committed to continuing to provide public service as safely as possible. See below for a list of services that continue to be available as well as instructions on returns and curbside service.  For more information, this document answers many of the Frequently Asked Questions about the Public Library Pandemic Response.

The Library phones remain open for customer support and information service during our revised hours of operation. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us online, use our CHAT service or call 780.514.2722.

We can still provide fantastic resources for you to use while you are at home. We encourage you to access resources from our Digital Library which includes eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and online classes. If you don’t have a Library card, register for one online for immediate access to the our digital content. Virtual programming will be available in January. Any additional information will be posted here as well as Facebook and Twitter.

Thank you for your support, understanding and patience during these unusual times as we work together to ensure the well-being of everyone in our community.

Sincerely,

The Management and Board of Drayton Valley Library

For those seeking local health information, visit our COVID-19 Community Support page.