The library in downtown will operate under a summer schedule. Photo from Wikimedia Commons.

The Silver Spring Library will be open for extended summer hours beginning this weekend.

The library, at 900 Wayne Ave., will open at 9 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, one hour earlier than usual. It will close at 9 p.m. those nights, three hours later than the rest of the year.

Summer hours will be in effect from May 26 until September 2. Hours of operation on Sundays (1-5 p.m.) and Mondays through Thursdays (9 a.m.-9 p.m.) will not change.

The library will be closed Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day, as well as Sunday and Monday, July 3 and 4, for the Fourth of July holiday.

Mike Diegel