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MIRA MESA BRANCH LIBRARY Announcement – December 1, 2020

Under the guidance of the CA Department of Public Health and San Diego County’s Public Health Officer, the San Diego Public Library will be closed until further notice. Programs and events at the library are cancelled until further notice, although virtual events, such as meetings of the Mira Mesa Library’s monthly book group, the Banned Book Club, are taking place and announcements posted on the Mira Mesa Library Facebook page. Mira Mesa Library staff can answer phone calls at 858-538-8165 Monday to Friday, from 9:30am to 5:30pm. Online library services remain available to the public at Find specific information on operations at

Summer Reading Program has finished up. If you have logged 10 books or 10 hours of reading, you can come pick up your prize bag Monday through Friday from 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Participants will receive a coupon for the free book prize. Hold on to the coupon to choose a book when we reopen. Prize bags will be available for pick up through September 30th, 2020.

Contactless Pickup Service
Contactless Outdoor Pickup Service is available Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Mira Mesa Library as well as 17 other branch locations. Patrons may place holds online at  to pick up at designated outdoor Pickup Service locations. Please refer to the hold pick up notice email for the deadline to pick up your items. After that date, your item(s) will be placed back on the shelves. Please visit for a list of Pickup Service locations as well as a Step- by-Step guide. We ask patrons who use this service to please wear facial covering and maintain 6 feet of social distance from others. Refrain from using service if you have a cough or fever, and avoid engaging in unnecessary physical contact with visitors and staff.

Library Closure: All city libraries are closed on Thursday, December 25th for Christmas Day and Thursday, January 1st , 2021 for New Year’s Day.


Twelve San Diego Public Library locations, which includes the Mira Mesa Branch, are now open
for limited in-person services. Services include computer access (up to one hour), printing,
holds pickup, light reference and reader’s advisory, and library card sign-ups and renewals. All
12 libraries are open Monday through Saturday from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm, with a one hour
closure from 1 to 2 pm for sanitation. For everyone’s safety, browsing is not allowed at this time.
Please note that all libraries will be closed on Friday, December 25 for Christmas Day.

The Library Shop is back on tour in December, visiting select Library branches with its Curbside
Holiday Market featuring some great gift ideas. The Curbside Holiday Market Library Branch
Tour will visit the Mira Mesa Branch on Friday, December 11 th from 2pm-6pm. Convenient,
safe, and socially distanced—shop curbside this holiday season outside your neighborhood

Plus, since nothing has gone according to plan in 2020, the Shop decided to scrap its
traditional day-after sale—this season, all holiday items are 50 percent off from the get-go, so
no need to wait for a bargain! All proceeds support the San Diego Public Library. For the full
schedule, visit

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