UPDATE: Bluefield, VA Library to reopen after COVID-19 tests was negative

UPDATE: (Monday, August 3, 2020, at 9 am) BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) – The Tazewell County Public Library says that the COVID-19 tests at the Bluefield Library came back negative.

The library closed last week out of caution when someone was potentially exposed.  The library will reopen on Tuesday, August 4th, at 10 am.

GOOD NEWS! ALL CLEAR! Covid-19 tests at Bluefield Library came back negative. We will reopen on Tues, Aug. 4 at 10am. Please Share

Posted by Tazewell County Public Library on Sunday, August 2, 2020


BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) – The Bluefield Library is closed until further notice due to COVID-19 concerns.

The Tazewell County Public Library made a post on Facebook that said due to the possible exposure to COVID-19, the Bluefield Library will be closed for the near future.

If you have been to the library and have concerns, you are urged to contact the Tazewell County Health Department.

Due to extreme caution, the Bluefield Library will be closed for the near future due to possible exposure to COVID-19….

Posted by Tazewell County Public Library on Thursday, July 30, 2020

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