Library

Welcome to the Atsugi Library! Patrons may browse through the library collections and use the computer lab. Book reservations must be made online.

 

October Library Activities

 

Story Time (Every Thursday 10:30 a.m.)

Crafty Coffee Wednesdays (Every Wednesday 11 a.m.)

Learn Japanese with Mike (October 5 & 19, 1:30 p.m.) 

This class is FREE.

 

After School Clubs

Join us as we explore new topics, learn and play on your early release afternoons!

 

Science Club

There is always something fascinating and new to learn. Tue, Oct 12 | 2 p.m. 

Culture Club 

The world is full of interesting countries and new cultures. Tue, Oct 19 | 2 p.m.

Lego Club

Experience a new lego adventure brick by brick!  Tue, Oct 26 | 2 p.m.

 

Culture Classes

Chigiri-e

Artform using torn paper to create a collage. $10 plus supplies (varies by class). Thu, Oct 14 & 18 | 11:30 a.m. 

Oshi-e 3D

Kids are welcome to sign up with a parent for this class. Only 12 spots available. Fri, Oct 15 | 10 a.m. 

Ikebana Japanese Flower Arranging

$10 plus supplies (varies by class) Mon, Oct 25 | 10:30 a.m.

Sado

a Japanese cultural activity involving the ceremonial preparation and presentation of "matcha" (powdered green tea). Mon, Oct 4 | 11a.m. $10 per person.

 

Handcrafts with Barbara (Harvest and Yarn)

Sheep to Sweater and All the Steps Between

Wed, Oct 6 | 1030 a.m.

Drop Spindle Spinning

Wed, Oct 14 | 1030 a.m.

Tie Dye

Wed, Oct 20 | 1030 a.m. (Please bring your white item to dye)

 

Teen Movie Night - Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Fri, Oct 22 | 6 p.m. @ MacArthur Field (Teens 13 years old and older are welcome)

 

Reservations

Click here (PDF Download) for a step-by-step guide for ‘Placing a Hold’ for book reservations.

  • Reserve books via online catalog
  • Mandatory face coverings
  • Observe Social Distancing

Located on the second floor of the NAF headquarters building, the Atsugi Station Library is fully stocked with books, DVDs, audiobooks, e-books, video games and learning software.

Books from the CNO Professional Reading Program (see "Downloads" for the list) are available for check-out. And if you'd like to access books from home, check out the large digital collection of audiobooks, language apps, homework help, practice tests and more available from the Navy Digital Library.

 

Account & Check-Out

Library accounts are established in the sponsor’s name for the family unit; each family is issued ONE library card. Family members can use their military IDs to check out material. Hold requests can be placed for materials out on loan or from other libraries. Items will be held for 72 hours following notification.

Check your due dates, renew your materials and request items from our online catalog!

 

Borrowing Periods & Limits

• 30 books: 30 days

• 5 audiobooks: 30 days

• 5 music CDs: 14 days*

• 5 video games: 14 days*

• 5 DVDs: 14 days*

*No renewals. Other materials can be renewed once if no one else has reserved it.

Current Fees & Prices

• Black and white photocopying: 10¢ per copy per side (up to 8.5x14”)

• Color photocopying: 25¢ per copy per side (up to 8.5x14”)

• Black and white printing from library computers: 5¢ per copy per side

• Color printing by emailing attachment to the library: 25¢ per copy per side

• Outgoing fax: $1 per page

• Incoming fax: 25¢ per page

Lost or damaged materials will be compensated by one of the following methods:

•  Replace with same item in same format or;

•  Pay for replacement or;

•  Like item agreed upon by librarian

Accounts must be clear of any overdue material or unpaid fines before additional items can be borrowed. Items left in the drop box may not be cleared until the following day.

 

Reserving a Room at the Library

We are happy to let you reserve and use our multi-purpose rooms. Please stop by the library to reserve one as they are on a first come, first serve basis.  

And remember, no food or drink in the library, which is easy to comply with since we are still asking everyone to wear masks.