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Free COVID-19 Tests for Greater Manchester Residents

May 14th, 2020 · No Comments · City Library, Main Branch, News, West Branch

The City of Manchester Emergency Operations Center (EOC) announced today that continued testing will be offered through Wednesday, May 20th for Greater Manchester residents who are either symptomatic OR are in a high risk group.

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Updated Library Closure Information

May 4th, 2020 · 4 Comments · City Library, Main Branch, News, West Branch

UPDATED Monday May 4, 2020. All Manchester library locations are closed until at least May 31st. This date is subject to change based on guidance from the Governor and our Emergency Operations Center. In the meantime, the library staff is working on our “re-opening the buildings” plan which will include a first step of curbside […]

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Got Questions on the Cares Act economic stimulus payments?

April 28th, 2020 · Comments Off on Got Questions on the Cares Act economic stimulus payments? · City Library, Government Documents, Main Branch, West Branch

Where, how, when, what do I need to do, how much will I get?

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Manchester Emergency Operations Center

April 15th, 2020 · Comments Off on Manchester Emergency Operations Center · City Library, Main Branch, West Branch

On March 2, 2020, The City of Manchester activated the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) on the same day that New Hampshire announced the first presumed positive case of COVID-19.

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Please Do Not Return Library Materials Until Further Notice.

March 19th, 2020 · Comments Off on Please Do Not Return Library Materials Until Further Notice. · City Library, Main Branch, Uncategorized, West Branch

Dear Manchester City Library Patrons, While the library is closed we ask you to please keep any and all library materials. Do not drop off any materials at either branch of the library until we are open to the public again. This will assist us greatly while the library is closed to the public as […]

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The importance of sanitary precautions

March 18th, 2020 · Comments Off on The importance of sanitary precautions · Uncategorized

As situations unfold and infomation becomes available we will be sharing information to help you all stay safe. The information below reinforces the need to wash hands frequently, disinfect work or frequently used surfaces and don’t touch your face. New research finds that the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for several […]

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Libraries Closing due to COVID-19

March 16th, 2020 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Effective Tuesday, March 17, all Manchester library locations will be closed to the public. For now we have removed fines on all adult materials (fines on child and young adult materials were eliminated in 2018), and we ask patrons to please keep any borrowed library materials at home until the library re-opens. In addition, we have […]

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Library programming and community meetings cancelled until further notice

March 14th, 2020 · Comments Off on Library programming and community meetings cancelled until further notice · Book Group, City Library, Computer Classes, Events, Kanopy film Series, Library Closings, Main Branch, Movies, Streaming Movies & Music, Uncategorized, West Branch, Yarn & Yap

Effective Monday March 16th the Manchester City Library will be cancelling all library programming as well as any community meetings to be held at our buildings until further notice. Our decision is based on the State of Emergency declared by the Governor as well on the advice of the City’s Emergency Operations Center. The library […]

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

March 13th, 2020 · Comments Off on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources · City Library, Main Branch, West Branch

In hopes of answering questions you may have and calming some anxieties about the coronavirus, we would like to share a list of resources below from reputable organizations that can provide you with up-to-date information.

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Local Response Plans to Prevent 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 3rd, 2020 · Comments Off on Local Response Plans to Prevent 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) · City Library, Main Branch, News, West Branch

While there have been no known cases of suspected or confirmed illness among residents who live within Manchester to-date, the City of Manchester Health Department (MHD), the Fire Department (MFD) and Mayor Joyce Craig, are jointly activating the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to support ongoing planning and coordination of prevention efforts to address the potential threat of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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