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Blanchard Community Library in Santa Paula Reopening for Curbside Pickup 5/18

Thu, 14 May 2020 17:42:22 GMT

The Blanchard Community Library will be reopening for curbside pickups of held items on Monday, May 18. In accordance with the revised Stay Well at Home Order for Ventura County, the Blanchard Community Library will reopen for limited service on Monday, May 18. During this time, service will be limited to curbside pickup of held items from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday. However, the building will remain closed to the public; restrooms, computers, and other spaces will not be accessible. To request items for pickup, patrons may place a hold online at, or by calling (805) 525-3615 and selecting option 1. Once a request has been fulfilled, patrons will receive a notification that items are ready to be picked up. Once this notification has been received, patrons must call or text the library to initiate Curbside Service pickup. Staff will then checkout and bag items. Texts can be sent to the library's text-only pickup number at (805) 220-7900. Upon arrival at the library, patrons should call or text the library again with a d escription of their vehicle, and staff will deliver the items directly to them. At this time, returns are accepted only through the drop box in the library parking lot. Current curbside service procedures can be found at For additional information, please call the Library at (805) 525-3615, or email About the Library Founded thanks to a generous donation from Sarah and Nathan Weston Blanchard, the Blanchard Community Library has been serving Santa Paula and the surrounding areas for more than 100 years. The library’s collection features more than 80,000 print materials, with hundreds of thousands more available both digitally and through the library’s membership in the Black Gold Cooperative Library System. The Blanchard Community Library also houses an extensive California history collection and is home to the Building English Skills Together (BEST) Adult Learning Center. Blanchard Community Library 119 N. 8th Street, Santa Paula, CA 93060 Temporary Hours for Curbside Pickup Monday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (805) 525-3615 | |