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Wheaton Library Interim

2400 Arcola Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20902
Acting Branch Manager: Linda Curvey-Brown

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Ride On Bus: 9, 33
Metrobus: any Y bus except Y5

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From the Wheaton Metro Station. walk 6 blocks north on Georgia Avenue. Library is on the right at the corner of Arcola and Georgia in the Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad Grand Ballroom.

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Wheaton Library Interim offers

  • Computers for public use
  • WiFi
  • Photocopying/printing: Black and White at $.15 per page and Color at $1.00 per page
  • Mobile Device Charging Station
  • Access to place and pick up materials on hold
  • Material return during open hours
  • Magazines and newspapers
  • Homework Help
  • Workforce development training
  • Early literacy/School readiness programs


Monday 9 am - 9 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 9 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 9 pm
Thursday 9 am - 9 pm
Friday 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm
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Wheaton Library Interim

Wheaton Library Interim - Frequently Asked Questions

Where will the Wheaton Library Interim site be?

During the construction, an interim site will be at located at 2400 Arcola Avenue, the site of the Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad Ballroom at Wheaton Glen. The library hours will remain the same as the current branch hours: Monday – Thursday 9 am – 9 pm, Friday/Saturday 10 am – 6 pm, and Sunday 1 pm – 5 pm.

Why can't I find Wheaton Interim items in the catalog?

In November there will be a collection of nearly 20,000 items including children's materials, DVDs and CD books.

Can I still place holds with a pickup location of Wheaton Library Interim?

Yes. Wheaton is now available as a location to pick up your holds. Please place a hold on the materials through our catalog. Items will be available for pick up at the Wheaton Interim location.

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Where will the Wheaton bookstore, operated by FOLMC, be located?

During the Wheaton Library construction period, the Wheaton bookstore will move its location to the former Silver Spring Library at 8901 Colesville Road in Silver Spring. A date for the opening of the bookstore in the new location has not yet been set. Visit for more information.

When will the Wheaton Library construction begin?

The building will shut down completely for demolition in July 2016.

When will the new library open?

The Wheaton Library and Recreation Center will open Summer 2018.

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