Chelsea Public Library will be opening by appointment on Friday, August 28th! Each appointment is for a duration of 20 minutes. You can schedule an appointment by using this link or by calling the library at (802) 685-2188 (librarian will need to confirm appointments made by phone, so please wait for confirmation before arriving).
During each appointment, patrons can browse, check out materials, make copies/prints/faxes, and use the public computer. Masks are required. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Only one individual or family group per appointment. There will be time set-aside for cleaning and disinfecting after each scheduled use.
The Pickup Window will still be open! You can request items by filling out the Google Form on our website or by contacting the library. The window is open from 1 - 6 PM Mondays through Fridays and 9 AM - 2 PM on Saturdays.
Please continue to return materials by using the book drop outside the library, it helps immensely with organizing returns for quarantine! We are unable to accept any book or media donations at this time, thank you for your understanding!
2020 Summer Reading!
Chelsea Public Library’s Summer Reading Program is currently underway! Register here. All children who submit a reading log or a completed Bingo sheet will receive a prize bag at the end of the summer. Teens and Adults may enter to win various raffle prizes, including a ½ gallon maple syrup from Devil’s Den Farm (donated by the Ackerman Family), 1 pint of Sweet Doe Gelato, and $10 gift certificates for Free Verse Farm & Apothecary and Will’s Store. All updates and information will be posted on the Summer Reading page of our website. The program was extended until September 9th to coincide with the Vermont Summer Reading Challenge.
Interested in joining the CPL Board of Library Trustees?
The Chelsea Public Library Board of Trustees is looking for a new member. Send letters of interest to email@example.com.
Letters and inquiries will be forwarded to the Board of Trustees.
The Chelsea Public Library is a tax supported municipal library and is considered a governmental entity. Charitable contributions to governmental entities are generally tax Deductible under Section 170 (c) (1) of the Internal Revenue Code, if made for a public purpose. Gifts to the Chelsea Public Library will be used exclusively for a public purpose. The Town of Chelsea's employer identification number is 03-0278521.