NORWALK PUBLIC LIBRARY

Description

The Norwalk Public Library System (comprised of the main Library at 1 Belden Avenue and the South Norwalk branch library at 10 Washington Street) is "dedicated to free and equal access to information, knowledge, independent learning and the joy of reading for our diverse community in a clean and welcoming environment." The system provides a full range of library services for all ages, including loan of books and audio and visual materials, reference and information services, access to computers, printers and the Internet. Computer and Internet workshops in English and Spanish (call Ext. 15109 for more information).

 

The Children's Department provides books, audiovisual materials, and programs especially for children. Preschool story times include lapsits for children 0-23 months old, toddlers and preschoolers, as well as literacy programs for older children.

 

The Teen Center offers a variety of after school and summer activities for middle school and high school students.

 

Live homework help ("Help Now")is available on line 7 days a week from 3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. at www.norwalklib.org

 

Online help for job seekers ("Job Now") is also available at www.norwalklib.org

 

Literacy Volunteers of America, an independent volunteer organization that teaches adults to read, write and/or speak English, is located in the main Library. (See separate listing in this directory.)

Days Offered:

Mon., Thurs. 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.;Wed. 12:00-5:30pm

Tues., Fri., Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Closed Sundays and holidays*

Info:
Requirements:

Most services free. Call for specific information.



Who Refers:

A free library card is required to borrow materials and to access online services. Call for information on obtaining a card.



Fee:

No



NORWALK PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM
1 BELDEN AVENUE
NORWALK ,   CT   06850
NORWALK PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM
T: 203-899-2780  

Keywords:

Adult and children\'s book and audiovisual collections, educational and recreational programs, information services, computers and Internet Access, Teen Center.