News Release

For immediate release - September 30, 2013

Libraries to Close on Columbus Day

Seven of the Lake County Library System’s 15 libraries will close on Columbus Day, Monday, October 14, 2013. Library staff will be participating in a daylong in-service training. Creating a place for people to connect to people, ideas, information and the community—the Lake County Library System is building the future today.

The following libraries will be closed:

Astor County Library located 54905 Alco Road, Astor
Cagan Crossings Community Library, 16729 Cagan Oaks, Clermont
East Lake County Library located at 31340 County Road 437, Sorrento
Helen Lehmann Memorial Library, 17435 Fifth St., Montverde
Marion Baysinger Memorial County Library at 756 W. Broad St., Groveland
Paisley County Library located 24954 County Road 42, Paisley

The following libraries will remain open:

Cooper Memorial Library, 2525 Oakley Seaver Dr., Clermont
Fruitland Park Library, 205 W Berckman St.
Lady Lake Public Library, 225 W Guava St., Lady Lake
Leesburg Public Library, 100 E Main St., Leesburg
Marianne Beck Memorial Library, 112 W. Central Ave., Howey-in-the-Hills
Minneola Schoolhouse Library, 100 S. Main St., Minneola
City of Tavares Public Library, 314 N. New Hampshire Ave., Tavares
Umatilla Public Library, 412 Hatfield Drive, Umatilla
W. T. Bland Public Library, 1995 N. Donnelly St., Mount Dora

Libraries will resume normal operation on Tuesday, October 15. For information call your library, or visit the website at .


Media contact:
Judy Buckland
Program Coordinator

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