Thomas Balch Library Main Desk: 703-737-7195
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Our hours vary according to the following schedule:
Thomas Balch Library is located at 208 West Market Street, Leesburg, Virginia.
NOTICE: On Thursday and Friday, January 25 and 26, 2018, the library parking lot will be closed due to water line construction work on West Market Street. Free parking is available in the Town Hall Parking Garage, located one block east of the library. You will need to use the Loudoun Street entrance (between Wirt and King streets).
Limited parking (18 spaces) is available free of charge at the rear of Thomas Balch Library. The Leesburg Town Hall garage is free for the first two hours with parking validation. Thereafter, the town charges $1.00 per hour, with a $10.00 maximum daily charge. Garage parking is free if you arrive after 6 pm during the week, all day on weekends and on state holidays.
Thomas Balch Library will be closed to the public on the following holidays:
|Saturday, May 27 - Monday, May 29, 2017||Memorial Day holiday|
|Saturday, July 1 - Tuesday, July 4, 2017||Independence Day|
|Saturday, September 2 - Monday, September 4, 2017||Labor Day|
|Saturday, October 7 - Monday, - October 9, 2017||Columbus Day|
|Friday, November 10 - Saturday, November 11, 2017||Veterans Day|
|Wednesday, November 22 - Sunday, November 26, 2017||Thanksgiving holiday|
|Friday, December 22 - Tuesday, December 26, 2017||Christmas holiday|
|Saturday, December 30, 2017 - Monday, January 1, 2018||New Year's Day|
|Saturday, January 13 - Monday, January 15, 2018||Martin Luther King Day|
|Saturday, February 17 - Monday, February 19, 2018||President's Day|
|Saturday, March 31 - Sunday, April 1, 2018||Easter|
|Saturday, May 26 - Monday, May 28, 2018||Memorial Day holiday|
This page will be updated with special closing-related information. Thomas Balch Library and the Town of Leesburg follow the Loudoun County's inclement weather policy for government offices (not public schools).