Beginning Monday, June 22, the Mankato location of the Blue Earth County Library System is excited to begin welcoming the community back into the library! Hours for appointments will be Monday-Friday from 11 AM to 5 PM and Saturday 11 AM to 2 PM.

Patrons can bring their children to the Lovelace wing of the Library by appointment only.  Patrons will be able to schedule a 45 minute appointment one time per week.  For appointments to visit the Lovelace wing, please call 507-304-4020.

In addition, computers, copy machine and printer will be available by appointment only.  Patrons will be allowed to schedule 45 minute appointment slots up to two times per week.  For appointments to utilize the equipment, please call 507-304-4022.

Staff will take extra precautions cleaning the facility and equipment between visitors.  Masks are recommended when visiting the Library.  Additional information and instructions will be provide at the time an appointment is made.

The adult collections will not be available for in-person searches at this time, but the No Contact Materials Pick Up Service will continue.  Please call 507-304-4001 or visit http://www.beclibrary.org/242/No-Contact-Pick-up to request items.

For more information, contact the Blue Earth County Library at 507-304-4001.