Library Seeks RFQs for Professional Engineering Services

The Trails Regional Library of Warrensburg, Missouri requests qualifications for engineering services to assist in a project which may be financed with Missouri property tax revenue funding. The project consists of potential structural and hardscape systems assessment, replacement recommendations, bid specifications or scope of work for possible roof replacement and construction inspection for a building […]

Library Launches Self Checkout Machines

May 25, 2021 Trails Regional Library launched self checkout machines at 6 branches last week. These machines were funded in part through 2020 CARES Act funding from the Johnson County, Missouri government. The self checkouts will allow patrons a safe, contactless, and private way to check out library materials, check their accounts, and pay for […]

Summer Reading Program 2021

Trails Regional Library is proud to announce that the 2021 Summer Reading Program will be held from June 1 – July 31, 2021. This program is funded by a grant of $7,750 from the Missouri State Library. The program’s theme will be Tails and Tales, featuring animal mascots to encourage reading and writing. The Library […]

New Service Announcements

April 28, 2021 Trails Regional Library is excited to announce that it will now allow patrons in library buildings to browse, use library computers and technology without appointments. The Library will still observe recommended building occupancy limits and may ask that patrons observe recommended building occupancy limits. Face coverings will still be required for all […]

TALES OF YOUR TAILS: Youth Writing Contest

As a part of the 2021 Summer Reading Program, Trails Regional Library is hosting a writing contest that incorporates the summer animal theme “Tales and Tails.” The program will have two rounds for entries. Winners will have their writings and illustrations featured on our local PBS-KMOS station and the library website. AGES 0-17 PROGRAM DESCRIPTION […]

Salem Witch Trials Courtroom

Salem Witch Hysteria Anniversary March 1, 1692

The infamous Salem witch trials began during the spring of 1692, after a group of young girls in Salem Village, Massachusetts, claimed to be possessed by the devil and accused several local women of witchcraft. As a wave of hysteria spread throughout colonial Massachusetts, a special court convened in Salem to hear the cases… In […]

Browsing Appointments Start March 1

Trails Regional Library will begin the next phase of its reopening plan on Monday, March 1. Library services will include appointments for in-branch browsing and technology usage as well as curbside material pickup.  For the health and safety of our patrons and staff, we are following guidelines and precautions which meet or exceed health department […]

Feb. 17 All Branches Delayed Opening Due to Inclement Weather

Trails Regional Library branches will delay opening until 12:00pm on Wednesday, February 17 due to inclement weather. All branches will close at their regular time. To alter your Curbside or Technology Appointments, please complete our form or call your local branch after 12pm to reschedule. We apologize for the inconvenience. Stay safe!

All Branches Closed Feb. 16 Due to Inclement Weather

Due to inclement weather, all branches of Trails Regional Library will remain closed on Tuesday, February 16. To alter your Curbside or Technology Appointments, please complete our form or call your local branch to reschedule when the library re-opens. We apologize for the inconvenience. Stay safe!

Feb. 12 Early Closure

Due to expected dangerous temperatures, all branches of Trails Regional Library will close early on Friday, February 12 at 3:00pm. To alter your Curbside or Technology Appointments, please complete our form or call your local branch to reschedule. We apologize for the inconvenience. Stay safe!