Nampa Public Library moves to full-time hours, May 3

The Nampa Public Library is pleased to announce they will increase service hours to regular full-time hours beginning Monday, May 3.

Full-time hours beginning May 3 will be:
Monday-Thursday, 10 8 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The permanent hours for the holds pickup window, located along 3rd Street South, are Monday through Saturday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Nampa Library Director Claire Connley said, “Library staff enthusiastically welcomes our patrons back with fully open hours. Staff will be displaying and encouraging all safety protocols while working with our patrons to ensure an exceptional library experience. Thank you for your patience and understanding.”

Books are no longer being quarantined once returned. If you have late notices or blocks on your account due to book quarantine, those blocks and associated fees will be removed once the items are scanned into the system.

The third floor board room and all study rooms will open to the public on May 3. Study rooms can be booked online at or by calling 208-468-4474. The third floor board room can be booked online at, with a capacity of ten. A 72-hour notice and approval are needed to book this space. Multipurpose rooms will remain closed at this time.

Indoor in-person programming is on hold, but staff are looking into outdoor in-person programs for the near future. Make sure to check our events calendar for online and future in-person events and programs at

Children’s iPads, computers, play structures and games will remain unavailable during this time. Public computers are available on the second floor.

The Nampa Public Library is accepting book donations either through the Friends of the Library Bookstore slot or by scheduling an appointment (for large donations) by emailing
You can now schedule your COVID-19 vaccinations at the Nampa Public Library!

Schedule your vaccination on our dedicated COVID-19 scheduling computers, located on the 2nd and 3rd floor. If you have any questions, please speak with someone at the information desks. You can also access the website at home at

Monday: 10am-8pm
Tuesday: 10am-8pm
Wednesday: 10am-8pm
Thursday: 10am-8pm
Friday: 9am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm

¡Ahora puede hacer su COVID-19 cita en la Nampa Public Library!
Puede hacer su cita para la vacuna en nuestras computadoras dedicadas, localizadas en el según y tercer piso. Si tiene preguntas, hable con alguien en el escritorio de información.

Lunes: 10am-8pm
Martes: 10am-8pm
Miércoles: 10am-8pm
Jueves: 10am-8pm
Viernes: 9am-6pm
Sábado: 10am-5pm
El día de los niños (Children's Day), commonly known as Día, is a celebration every day of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30.

Watch the celebration where we were honored by performances by Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo from Nampa, Idaho!
Watch for Summer Reading 2021 information ... coming soon! This year, the theme is "Tails & Tales."
If you don't receive a bag, you can still download the materials at
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