Inclement Weather

The closing policy for the library is as follows:

 

  • No fines will be assessed for library materials due on a day the library is closed, closes early or has a delayed opening.
  • If the schools are on a delayed opening, the library is on the same delay.
  • If school is closed, the library is on a 2-hour delay. The decision to open the library or remain closed is made by 10AM.
  • The library may close early during a day or evening when the weather is inclement. 
  • A message will be on our phone system at 845-477-8377 and on our web site at www.gwllibrary.org which will indicate a delayed opening or closing. 
  • Library delayed openings or closings are listed on www.cancellations.com
  • All library programs that are scheduled during the hours of a library delayed opening or closing are cancelled. 
  • All community groups’ or individuals’ programs or events scheduled in the Library Program Room, YA Room or Tutoring Room during the hours of a library delayed opening or closing are cancelled.
  • We are concerned for everyone’s safety. If you are unsure of the weather, please call us at 477-8377 before leaving your home.