Praisner, Wheaton, Silver Spring Libraries to Extend Sunday Hours
Beginning Sunday, Sept. 16, seven libraries will open earlier and close later on Sundays. Five branches will extend hours on weekdays.
They're not quite open 24 hours a day, but several branches of Montgomery County Public Libraries will soon offer more opportunities for county residents to use the services.
Beginning Sept. 16, seven branches, including Marilyn J. Praisner, Wheaton and Silver Spring, will extend Sunday hours, opening at 12 p.m. and closing at 5 p.m. Bethesda, Gaithersburg Interim (Lakeforest Mall), Germantown and Rockville Memorial will also have the same Sunday hours.
Five branches, Bethesda, Germantown, Quince Orchard, Rockville Memorial and Wheaton, will also extend hours on weekdays, going to a 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. schedule Mondays through Thursdays. Friday and Saturday hours, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., will remain the same for these branches.
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