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Picture of Paddington Bear and the library director standing alongside the new library signCommunity Engagement meeting for the new Walnut Creek Branch Library

  • The architects presented ideas about what should or should not be inside the new Walnut Creek Branch Library.  Attendees looked at photos representing the libraries of today to find out what they thought and were able to comment. This information will be used to create the new library.

were you unable to attend the community meeting?  Have more to say?

Please view the presentation put together by the architects and interior design firm. Passcode is J!$rtn3*
To add your comments and suggestions, please fill out this Google Docs form. Make sure to include the picture number you are commenting on.  


If you would prefer something printable, here is a PDF of the presentation (PDF 1.9 MB).  This can also be picked up at any Garland Library service desk and returned to any service desk. Scanned copies can be returned to lib-support@garlandtx.gov

Que les gustaría ver en la nueva biblio­teca pública Walnut Creek?

Si prefiere algo imprimible, aquí hay un PDF de la presentación (PDF 1,9 MB). Esto también se puede recoger en cualquier mesa de servicio de la Biblioteca Garland y devolverlo a cualquier mesa de servicio. Las copias escaneadas se pueden enviar a lib-support@garlandtx.gov.

Quý vị muốn thấy gì tại Thư viện mới tại Chi nhánh Walnut Creek?

Nếu bạn muốn thứ gì đó có thể in được, đây là bản PDF của bản trình bày (PDF 1 MB). Bạn cũng có thể nhận tài liệu này tại bất kỳ quầy dịch vụ nào của Thư viện Garland và trả lại cho bất kỳ quầy dịch vụ nào. Các bản sao đã quét có thể được gửi lại lib-support@garlandtx.gov.

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The Garland Libraries are open.  Library staff will continue to wear masks and we encourage everyone else to wear one too. We also ask that you wash your hands and make use of our many hand sanitizer stations throughout the Garland Libraries. Please visit our Holiday Closures page for our holiday schedule.

Central Library (625 Austin Street):
Monday thru Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday 2 to 6 p.m.

South Garland Branch (4845 Broadway Blvd.):
Tuesday & Thursday 12 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday & Monday closed

North Garland Branch (3845 N. Garland Ave.):
Tuesday & Thursday 12 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday & Monday closed

Walnut Creek Branch (3319 Edgewood Dr.):
Tuesday & Thursday 12 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday & Monday closed

All libraries have seating plus tables and chairs.  Everything is spaced 6 feet apart and arranged for one user at a time.  Some furniture has been removed at each location to accommodate the distancing requirements.  

  • Curbside pickup and the book drops are available (click on the CHECKOUTS/HOLDS tab for details). 
  • Garland Library book drops are available 24/7.
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  • If you need a library card click on Online Registration.
  • Please email LIB-SUPPORT with any questions or concerns you may have.

Information from the City of Garland on the CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) can be found at WWW.GARLANDTX.GOV/COVID.
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Recovery resources: http://garlandtx.gov/3739/Recovery-Resources 

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