Rules of Behavior

1. Disruptive behavior, including shouting, running, pushing, or other rowdy, rambunctious activities, will not be tolerated.
2. Disruptive children will receive one warning and an explanation of the rules of behavior.
3. If disruptive behavior continues after one warning, the child will be asked to leave the building. If the child is under 12 years old, a parent/guardian will be called to escort the child home.
4. Rollerblades, roller-skates, skateboards, and bicycles are not allowed in the library.
5. Appropriate clothing, including shirts and shoes, must be worn in the library.
6. The telephones in the service desks are business phones and may only be used in case of emergency or to call for a ride with library staff supervision.
7. Pets are not allowed in any area of the building with the exception of guide or assist animals, or animals used for programs.
8. Staff is not responsible for a patron's personal belonging left unattended.
9. Adults not accompanied by a child or not actively using children's materials may not be in the Children's Area.