Flat Rock Public Library

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SPECIAL NOTICE

In accordance with statewide recommendations
The Flat Rock Public Library is currently quarantining all items returned to the library for FOUR days. 

Items returned to the library at this time will not immediately be discharged from your account. 
Once an item has been quarantined FOUR days it will then be discharged from your account. 

We will back date all item returns to the date of return so you will not be charged an overdue fine
for the quarantine period.

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BIG NEWS!

CURBSIDE SERVICE AVAILABLE

Curbside Service will make it possible for you to receive items that you have placed on hold with the library. 
To place a hold you will need to call or email library staff
@ 734-782-2430 or FlatRockLibrary@gmail.com.  
You may also place a hold through the library catalog using your library card.

You will be notified once your request is available.  Curbside pickup will be scheduled during the following times:

Monday - Friday:  10:00am - 6:00pm
&
 Saturday:  10:00am - 2:00pm

When you arrive at the library to pick up your item(s) please remain in your car and call the library @ 734-782-2430, someone will bring your item(s) out to you.  You will need to show your driver's license or other photo ID to receive materials.

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Need to make a COPY, PRINT or FAX material?  

LET US HELP!


Through our Curb Side service we can help!
Please contact the Library for more information: 
734-782-2430 or FlatRockLibrary@gmail.com

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 Summer Reading ends August 15.

Don't forget to add your minutes!

It's a little different this year.  There will be no activities at the library  BUT - - - there are take home crafts for all ages!

You can still register online.  There are also
paper registration and logs that you may pick up from the library during library hours.  


To register: 

CLICK HERE    for youth ages 0 - 5th Grade

CLICK HERE   for teens 6th - 12th Grade 

If you have any questions, please call the library 
@
734 782-2430


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We have started a Phone A Story phone line here at the library. That means you can call the library @ 782-2430 and choose option # 4 to listen to a story. The daytime story has craft that goes along with it.  If you would like the craft, please call or email the library for pick up.  

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. Thank you.

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ADULT SUMMER READING IS BACK!

This year's Adult Summer Reading program will be offered online.
There are Eleven reading challenges.  Each challenge represents a different  a genre to read (Fiction, Biography, Science Fiction, etc.) Once you have completed a challenge you will be able to submit your entry towards a raffle
to be held at the conclusion of this year's program.  

Each challenge will earn you up to three entries. All entries will be eligible for the end of program raffle (prizes to be determined) and you will be notified if you are a winner. 
Your progress will be entered and recorded online.
Registration is free and is currently open.
To register click HERE

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WE HAVE GRAB BAGS OF BOOKS AVAILABLE
FOR A MINIMUM $1 DONATION!
CHOOSE A GENRE:
FICTION, MYSTERY, SCI-FIC,
ROMANCE, NON FICTION & CHILDREN'S
EACH BAG WILL HAVE AT LEAST 5 DIFFERENT TITLES

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  CALL 734-782-2430

PROCEEDS FOR DONATIONS ARE GIVEN TO
THE FRIENDS OF THE FLAT ROCK LIBRARY
TO SUPPORT LIBRARY PROGRAMMING AND ACTIVITY 

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INCOME TAX FORMS AND INSTRUCTIONS

If you need forms call ahead and we can bring them out to your car!
734-782-2430

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During this closure we will continue to provide access to many of our electronic resources. 
Access to our Ebook offerings and databases is available to everyone with a library card.

Library staff will be monitoring email sent to: FlatRockLibrary@gmail.com

Free remote access has been EXTENDED for
PebbleGo, PebbleGo Next and Capstone Interactive eBooks
through August 15, 2020.  We hope these resources are helpful to all of our elementary students. You can access these resources and more on the Library student resource page
or by following this link.

NEW --RBdigital Audio Books - Please take a look/listen to RBdigital Audiobooks!  This service is FREE to Flat Rock Public Library  card holders.  All you need to do is register your library card, login and/or download the appropriate app to your device.
Click HERE to access RBdigital Audiobooks

We have added several free learning resources for students that are available through the student resource link under the  COVID-19 tab at the top of this page or by following this link.

Ebooks are available through our catalog or by using the OverDrive link provided at the upper left of this page.  


There are many database links available through the MeL link provided on the lower right side of this page.

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UPDATED!

THE CITY OF FLAT ROCK AND THE FLAT ROCK PUBLIC LIBRARY ARE TAKING MEASURES TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC AND OUR STAFF IN ORDER TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF COVID-19.  THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF OUR CITIZENS AND STAFF ARE OF THE UTMOST IMPORTANCE.

IN ADDITION TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK, DURING THE MONTH OF MAY WE EXPERIENCED A WATER VALVE THAT BURST IN THE LIBRARY CAUSING DAMAGE TO OUR HEATING & COOLING UNITS AND THE LOCAL HISTORY ROOM.  WHILE REPAIRS HAVE BEEN COMPLETED WE STILL HAVE REPAIRS TO COMPLETE IN THE LOCAL HISTORY ROOM.

AT THIS TIME THE LIBRARY WILL CONTINUE TO BE OPEN FOR
CURBSIDE SERVICES.

CURBSIDE SERVICE WILL MAKE IT POSSIBLE FOR YOU TO RECEIVE ITEMS THAT YOU HAVE PLACED ON HOLD,
HAVE COPIES MADE, PRINT AND FAX MATERIALS.

REFERENCE SERVICE IS ALSO AVAILABLE EITHER BY TELEPHONE OR EMAIL AT THIS TIME.

WHILE WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING IN PERSON SOON. WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE, SUPPORT AND FLEXIBILITY AS WE NAVIGATE THROUGH THIS CONSTANTLY CHANGING ENVIRONMENT.  THESE DECISIONS WERE MADE AFTER A GREAT DEAL OF CONSIDERATION.  IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT THE LIBRARY AT 734-782-2430 OR FLAT ROCK CITY HALL AT 734-782-2455.   LIBRARY STAFF WILL ALSO BE MONITORING EMAIL SENT TO:   FlatRockLibrary@gmail.com