The library serves as a community gathering place during times of crisis. CCPL is a partner in the county’s emergency preparedness planning process and after-event response. The library has served as a place for recharging electronics, up-to-the-minute information collection and dissemination, Red Cross assistance point of contact, and food distribution.
During power outages, temperature extremes, and other situations, CCPL welcomes you to visit the library. Please join us to:
Charge your phone
Cool off in high temperatures
Entertain your kids for a few hours
Check your email and get online
During a weather event, please call your local library before visiting to confirm that they are open and have power.
Hours & Locations
Locations may also be open extended hours due to storm damage or to provide a cool place during periods of excessive heat.
Chesterfield County determines when CCPL will be open outside its normal operating hours; these events are posted in all Library locations and announced on: