Hotspot Lending Program Grant Announced

Trails Regional Library is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a grant in the amount of $12,348.00 from the Missouri State Library’s CARES Act Grant. The Library will be using the funding to address digital inclusion, broadband availability, and to respond to the challenges of COVID-19 in its communities by beginning a Hotspot […]

Digital Library Cards

Our library continues to work toward providing access in the new era of COVID-19. To ensure that residents of Johnson and Lafayette County have access to a library card, we have extended our Temporary Digital Access Card to all residents ages 13 and older through December 31, 2020. Each temporary card will include a library […]

Temporary Library Closure

June 30, 2020 UPDATE: We have moved the tentative date for staff to return to Monday, July 6 due to lack of result. A library staff member was potentially exposed to COVID-19. All library branches will cease curbside service and bookdrop access until it is determined that the staff member is not positive for COVID-19. […]

Expanded Curbside Service Starts June 8

We appreciate the patience and kindness of our patrons over the last two weeks as we’ve rolled out our new Curbside Service. We have learned a lot and are taking steps to improve the service for you! Starting June 8, we will be expanding the service at select branches in order to better serve the […]

Corder Branch Closed June 2-3

Corder Branch closed June 2-3

Due to the rescheduled General Municipal Election tomorrow, the Corder Branch will NOT have Curbside Service on June 2 and 3. If you have scheduled pickups at the Corder Branch for either of these days you will be contacted to reschedule. Trails Regional Library is working with the Lafayette County Clerk to ensure the safety […]

Curbside Service

The library will be re-opening in phases, as recommended in state and federal guidelines. We are excited to announce that we are preparing to enter the first phase and will offer contactless Curbside Service. We will begin service at the Warrensburg, Holden, and Knob Noster Branches on Tuesday, May 26 from 3:00 pm – 7:00 […]

A message from the Director

Hello everyone! We know you are missing your library as much as we are missing you! We have had several inquiries about our plans to re-open and I want to share an update. Currently, we are putting together a gradual re-opening plan with guidance from the public health office. This plan will begin with curbside […]

UPDATE: All Branches Closed Until Further Notice

April 16, 2020 Due to extended social distancing measures being practiced by our partners, local schools, and state agencies, Trails Regional Library will extend its physical location closure until further notice. All due dates and current holds will be extended continuously until our physical locations reopen. No fines will accrue during the closure. All book […]

Library Closure Update

Due to extended social distancing measures being practiced by our partners, local schools, and state agencies, Trails Regional Library will extend its physical location closure through April 30. All branches will tentatively re-open on Friday, May 1. All due dates and current holds have now been extended through May 15. No fines will accrue during […]

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Spring Into Reading Challenge

We can’t offer our in-person programs right now, so we’re hoping to bring some fun to you at home! Accept the challenge to read more between March 16 and April 30 and track your books in Beanstack. Print books, ebooks, audiobooks and graphic novels: all books count! Our digital collections are always available and provide […]