Where is the temporary location? And is there parking?
601 S. Oak Street, Falls Church, VA 22046
We will be in the trailer next to Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.
The site is approximately 0.7 mi SW from our current location.
Street parking will be available by the trailer. Please be mindful of posted street signs.
What hours will the temporary location be open?
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9:30 am -9 pm
Wednesday: 1 pm - 9 pm
Friday: 9:30 am - 5 pm
Saturday: 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm - 5 pm
NOTE: We will open at 9:30 am on weekday mornings to avoid overlapping with school drop offs.
What collections and services will be available at the temporary location?
About 1/3 of our current collection will be available. (The other 2/3 - including the entire Local History Collection - will be placed in storage and will be inaccessible until the renovated building reopens.)
We will continue to buy new books and other materials.
We expect to have wi-fi, 2 public computers, and a printer/copier shortly after opening.
Story times, book discussions, and other regular programming will continue to be scheduled in a room available in the temporary location.
Limited seating will be available; however, there will not be work or study tables.