Beginning Monday, three more Cobb County libraries will re-open for Limited Service as the library system continues to expand operations throughout the community, officials say.

The three facilities re-opening are Gritters, 800 Shaw Park Road in Marietta; Kemp Memorial, 4029 Due West Road in Marietta; and Sweetwater Valley, 5000 Austell-Powder Springs Road in the City of Austell’s Threadmill Complex in Austell.

This round of re-openings for limited services follows the return of in-person library hours for nine Cobb libraries in March and mid-April. Public libraries across the globe have implemented safeguards like closing the facilities to the public and limiting hours to prevent community spread of COVID-19 over the past 15 months.

The in-person limited service hours are:

  • Gritters and Kemp Memorial will be open Mondays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesdays-Fridays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sweetwater Valley will be open Mondays from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesdays-Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursdays-Fridays from 1 to 6 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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