Our circle driveway is finally done! We are so happy to be able to transition from porch pick up to curbside pick up. This means that you no longer have to walk up the porch ramp to get your holds. Just pull into the circle, call or text us, and we will bring your items to your car.

If you don’t know what you want, you can ask for one of our Bundles to Go. Answer 4 simple questions, using this form, and we will bring you a bundle of 3-5 books and DVDs we think you will like.
  • Limit your visit to quick browsing – 30 minutes or less.
  • Youth under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • You must wear a mask as long as the Public Health Order for St. Joseph County is in effect.
  • Maintain 6 feet of social distance.
  • Returns must be place in the bookdrop and not handed to staff.
  • Computer use will be limited to 30 minutes.
  • Curbside Pickup is available. Just pull into the circle driveway, call or text and we’ll bring your items to your car.
  • Reading Roadshow, no contact home delivery, has been extended to include those who are vulnerable or over the age of 65.

The Creative Space is now open for appointments and houses a 3D printer, three Cricut machines, a die cutter, stamps with ink pads, an iMac with Adobe Creative Cloud, a Wacom drawing tablet, and more, the creative possibilities are endless!  

You will need to earn the Creative Space Basics badge to use the Creative Space and complete any necessary training to use certain equipment, like the 3D printer. If you haven’t already, create a Beanstack account to get started.

The Community Foundation of St. Joseph County has brought Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to St. Joseph County. Through this remarkable early childhood literacy program, any child from birth until their fifth birthday who lives in St. Joseph County can register to receive a FREE, new, age-appropriate book by mail once a month—no strings attached!

The library building has reopened. You can find our Health and Safety Reopening Procedures here.