Best Books of 2020 – Horror & Fantasy

Trails Regional Library staff have shared their favorites from 2020, whether they were newly published or just newly discovered in this wild year. We’ve included our reviews as well as handy links to each title in our catalog so you can check them out, too! Parable of the Sower Author: Octavia Butler Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy/Dystopian […]

Best Books of 2020 – Mystery

Trails Regional Library staff have shared their favorites from 2020, whether they were newly published or just newly discovered in this wild year. We’ve included our reviews as well as handy links to each title in our catalog so you can check them out, too! The Sun Down Motel Author: Simone St. James Genre: Thriller/Mystery  […]

Telephone Notification Issue — Citizen’s Telephone

To our Valued Patrons,It has come to the attention of Trails Regional Library that library staff cannot make outgoing telephone calls to customers of Citizens Telephone Company. After discussing the issue with Citizens, we know they are aware of the issue but a resolution may not be forthcoming.    So that we may serve you better, please […]

January Virtual Events

Trails Regional Library continues to offer virtual events each month on a variety of topics. Join the Winter Reading Challenge, open to all ages. Read any 5 books to complete the challenge. Pick up a fun scratch off reading log via Curbside Service at your local branch.We’ll have book talks, recommendations, and encouragement on our […]

2020 Holiday Hours

The holiday season is upon us! Trails Regional Library’s holiday hour schedule can be found below. Branches remain in Curbside Service at this time. The digital library is open 24/7 at trailslibrary.org/ebooks. From the staff at Trails Regional Library, we wish you a safe and joyous holiday season! All Branch Locations and Regular Hours Holiday […]

Holden Branch Closed Until Further Notice

Holden Branch Closed Until Further Notice

December 8, 2020 The Holden Branch of Trails Regional Library will be closed for all services until further notice due to staff exposure to COVID-19. Any patrons who visited the Holden Branch over the weekend may have been exposed during an in-person visit. The outdoor bookdrop will be locked and inaccessible for this period of […]

12 days of storytime

12 Days of Storytime!

Join us each weekday on Facebook.com/TrailsRegional from December 9 – 24 at 10:00 am for a countdown to Christmas! Visit your local library curbside to pick up themed Storytime activity packs and goodies every day starting December 7. See you soon!

Hotspot Lending Program Goes Live for Library Patrons

December 1, 2020 Trails Regional Library is excited to begin the next phase of its Hotspot Lending Program. 30 Internet-ready WiFi Hotspots are now available for Trails Regional Library patrons to check out for up to 2 weeks. These Hotspots are part of a grant Trails Regional Library was awarded from the Missouri State Library’s […]

Health Insurance Marketplace Event

In partnership with Trails Regional Library, Care Connection will host a Health Insurance Marketplace Zoom event. At this event, licensed insurance navigators will lead you through the online enrollment process. They will also answer your questions. They will not recommend any policy, and they do not sell anything. Contact Care Connection for Aging Services at […]

Curbside Service Only Resumes December 7

November 30, 2020 Due to health safety concerns surrounding the increased cases of COVID-19,  Trails Regional Library will operate Curbside Service only, beginning Monday, December 7th.  This is a temporary limitation of services, which Library administration will re-examine in a few weeks. The decision to reduce services is a difficult one. Trails Regional Library staff […]