Due to the current weather conditions and continuing forecast of snow, sleet and freezing rain expected to cause slick road and sidewalk conditions, all branches of the Somerset County Library System (SCLS) are closed for the day on Saturday, including those libraries in Warren, Watchung and Peapack-Gladstone.
For further information, library patrons are advised to call their local library branch or visit the Somerset County library system’s website at http://www.sclsnj.org.
The phone number for the Warren branch of the Somerset County library system, located at 42 Mountain Blvd. is 908-754-5554.
The phone number for the Peapack-Gladstone branch is 908-234-0598, and 908-561-0117 for Watchung's branch.
Patrons with further questions can call SCLS at (908) 526-4016. The Somerset County Library System includes branches in Bridgewater, Bound Brook, Hillsborough, Manville, at the Mary Jacobs Library in Rocky Hill, North Plainfield, Peapack & Gladstone, Somerville, Warren Township and Watchung.
The National Weather Service is predicting that snow will gain strength after 10 am., with 100 percent chance of precipitation on Saturday, and an expected snowfall of three to five inches in northern Somerset County.