Anne Koomen and baby Jasper, 6 weeks, browse the Port Townsend Library children’s section for books Jasper’s two older siblings might like. Libraries across the North Olympic Peninsula are now open for short in-person visits and self-checkout of books, CDs and DVDs. The Port Townsend Library’s grab-and-go hours are from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Anne Koomen and baby Jasper, 6 weeks, browse the Port Townsend Library children’s section for books Jasper’s two older siblings might like. Libraries across the North Olympic Peninsula are now open for short in-person visits and self-checkout of books, CDs and DVDs. The Port Townsend Library’s grab-and-go hours are from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

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Anne Koomen and baby Jasper, 6 weeks, browse the Port Townsend Library children’s section for books Jasper’s two older siblings might like.

Libraries across the North Olympic Peninsula are now open for short in-person visits and self-checkout of books, CDs and DVDs.

The Port Townsend Library’s grab-and-go hours are 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays.

Masks, distancing and hand sanitizer are key parts of public libraries’ reopening, as a sign in the Port Townsend Library children’s section indicates. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Masks, distancing and hand sanitizer are key parts of public libraries’ reopening, as a sign in the Port Townsend Library children’s section indicates. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

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