Library is OPEN with revised hours

February 16, 2021

The library is now open with the following restrictions and advisements in accordance to Manitoba Public Health:

  • Individuals who travelled internationally or inter-provincially must go into mandatory self-isolation (quarantine) for 14 days from the date of arrival to Manitoba.
  • We are limited to 25% capacity
  • Physical distancing (the required 2 metres/6 feet) should be practiced with people from outside your household at all times, except for brief exchanges.
  • Patrons must wear a mask in a manner that covers their mouth, nose and chin without gapping, at all times while in the library
  • We request all patrons to use the hand sanitizer provided upon entry to the building. There are also sanitizing stations placed throughout various locations on the main floor.
  • At this time, there is a reduced borrowing limit 5 adult books (including audiobooks) and 1 movie per patron ID
  • All items are to be returned in the room across the hall from the town office for a 10 day quarantine. Please place your items in the plastic bag provided and then in the appropriate day of the week return bin.

Please refer to the Government of Manitoba's COVID-19 Guidance for full details.

Emerson Public Library


104 Church Street
PO Box 340
Emerson MB R0A 0L0

Kim Propp – Librarian
Phone: (204) 373-2553 (Emerson Public Library)
Phone: (204) 373-2002 (Town office)
Fax: (204) 373-2486 (Town office)

Revised Hours

Effective February 16, 2021 until further notice

Monday through Friday

8:30am — 4:30pm (closed from 12pm to 1pm for lunch)

Saturday and Sunday


Holiday Closures

New Year's Day
Louis Riel Day
Good Friday
Easter Sunday
Easter Monday
Victoria Day
Canada Day
Civic Holiday
Labour Day
Thanksgiving Day
Remembrance Day
Christmas Day
Boxing Day
New Year's Eve