The Effingham Public Library has announced that the final day of the temporary library at Effingham City Hall will be at the end of this week, on Friday, September 4 at 3:00pm.
The closure is to allow the library to move the last of its materials and computers and to transfer its phone lines to its new permanent location at 200 N. Third Street .
Patrons who have library items to return can continue to drop them off at the old library location on Market Avenue , or at the drive-up book drop in the parking lot of the new library accessible from 2nd Street . There will be no book drop off at City Hall after September 4th..
The library anticipates opening its new permanent location on Wednesday, September 16 at 9:00am. This opening is subject to the delivery of the awaited furniture and the library will confirm this opening date nearer the time.