In response to Governor Inslee’s lifting of the mask mandate, and in alignment with state and local mask guidelines, the Columbia County Rural Library District will update its indoor mask requirements on Saturday, March 12, 2022, as follows:

  • Masks are encouraged for all patrons while visiting the library
  • Masks are required during the first hour the library is open:
    • Monday, 10 – 11 a.m.
    • Tuesday: 12 – 1 p.m.
    • Wednesday: 10 – 11 a.m.
    • Thursday: 12 – 1 p.m.
    • Friday: 10 – 11 a.m.
    • Saturday: 10 – 11 a.m.

Vulnerable populations are encouraged to visit the libraries the first hour of each day, when all employees and visitors will be masked.