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Reminder:  The Library is open on Saturdays, with appointments. Call: 973-838-3262 

The Butler Library Board of Trustees will meet this Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 6:00 pm via Zoom.  Please contact Luis Rodriguez at luis.rodriguez@butlerlibrary.org if you would like information on how to attend the meeting.  
If you would like to submit a question or make a comment for the Board’s consideration, please send it to luis.rodriguez@butlerlibrary.org at least one day before the meeting date.


2020 Tax Information

NJ Free Tax Assistance Locations

Click here for more information and assistance for VITA: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance  Pequannock is no longer accepting appointments.
Important tips to know before filing.

Are you getting ready to file?  Below are links to important website pages for forms and instructions.  The links will take you to pages to print the forms. If you are not able to print from home, visit the library and we will print out the pages for you: $.15 per page black and white, $.50 per page color.


Butler Free Public Library has been selected by local Stop & Shop store leadership as the benefiting non-profit in the Community Bag Program! 
For the month of March 2021, Butler Free Public Library will receive a $1 donation from each purchase of the $2.50 reusable Community Bag at the Stop & Shop store located at 4 Union Avenue, Wanaque NJ.


Important COVID Information for BUTLER RESIDENTS

Morris County COVID-19 Vaccine UpdatesCheck Back Often

The Morris County Division of Public Health has established a COVID-19 Call Center at the Morris County Library.  Please call with questions about preregistration or scheduling vaccine appointments to this number:  (973) 829-8250. 
A county employee from the Division of Public Health and a team of Medical Reserve Corp volunteers will take calls 7 days a week from 9 AM to 4 PM.  No walk-ins or appointments; these are phone calls only.   The volunteers will attempt to answer *all* COVID-related questions.  

New Jersey Call Center set up to help people get a vaccine starting 1/25/21.  
Morris County Health

VACCINE LOCATIONS by county throughout New Jersey with name of location, address, county, and a link.

Auto-Renewal Starts in 2021
Starting in 2021, Butler Public Library items will have one renewal which will be automatically done a few days before their due date, except if there is a hold on the item.  After the one automatic renewal, fines will be charged on the materials if returned late.

There are a few exceptions on auto-renewal: 

The Butler Library extended the Wi-Fi so you can connect to it while sitting on the new benches at the playground!
Read more about it…>>>



Please put all of your borrowed materials in the book drop in front of the library.

Call us to make an appointment for a 30 minute block with the first appointment beginning at 10:30 A.M. and the last appointment at 5:00 P.M. Monday – Thursday beginning Monday, March 1.  Friday appointment hours: 10:30 to 3:00 P.M.    Read more…>>> 

In order to receive materials from the Butler Library, first reserve materials through the catalog located on the www.butlerlibrary.org website or call 973-838-3262 for assistance.  When you are ready for pick-up, please call the library ahead of time, so we know you will be coming.  That way we will have your materials ready.
Curbside pick – up directions:  Read More…>>>

Temporary Library hours:  Monday – Thursday  10:00 – 5:50 p.m. Friday:  10:00 – 4:00 pm. beginning March 1. Open Saturdays:  10:00 – 2:50 P.M.

New Library Books:  ADULTS & DVD’s
As we purchase new books, they will be showcased on a carousel. If you click on the book cover, you will be directed to a page to login into your account and reserve the book if it is available.
New Butler NEW Library Books:  CHILDREN/TEENS
As we purchase new picture books, Early Reader leveled books, Juvenile Fiction and Nonfiction books, and Teen book, they will be showcased on a carousel. If you click on the book cover, you will be directed to a page to login into your account and reserve the book if it is available.

All free during the Pandemic

Would you like to become a patron of the Butler Library during the Covid-19 crisis in order to be able to use all Butler Library Services we have to offer during this time? If so, click here. New Library Card Directions

Movie Recommendations Welcomed
Sometimes, we are asked if we know of any good movies in the Library collection for a person to watch. If you have any recommendations of good movies available at the Butler Library, please share that with us. We can pass on your recommendation to other patrons.

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