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 […]

Holden Branch Front Entrance Closed Nov 23-25

The front entrance to the Holden Branch will be unavailable beginning Monday, November 23 through Wednesday, November 25 while the door is replaced. Visitors will need to enter at the South Entrance next to the shed for their library appointments. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Open Enrollment Runs November 1 – December 15

Did you know it’s time to sign up for health coverage for 2021? If you need health insurance, you can now enroll at HealthCare.Gov. But hurry, the deadline to enroll in a plan is December 15th – so don’t delay! Trails Regional Library is here to help answer your questions and to help you find […]

Opening for Board of Trustees Member – Johnson County

Are you a community member with a passion for our public library? Can you attend monthly meetings throughout our library district? The Trails Regional Library Board of Trustees currently has an open position for Johnson County. Learn more about being a board member and find an application at http://www.trailslibrary.org/about/board-of-trustees/

New In-Person Library Visits Start November 12

Trails Regional Library will begin the next phase of its reopening plan beginning Thursday, November 12. 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 […]

November Virtual Events

Trails Regional Library continues to offer virtual events each month on a variety of topics. In November, patrons can register to attend our live Virtual Book Club. November’s pick is The Fixed Stars by Molly Wizenberg, available online (ebook audiobook) or in print. We’ll meet Monday, November 23 at 5pm. Register using our form or […]

Library Hotspot Lending Program Begins First Phase

October 13, 2020 Trails Regional Library is excited to begin the first phase of its Hotspot Lending Program beginning on October 12. Partner agencies will be given wireless internet Hotspots to use in their services as the library pilots the devices and tests their range and effectiveness. Service agencies in the first phase include Big […]

Batty About Bats! Virtual Program and Resources

This October, Trails Regional Library was lucky to host Knob Noster State Park Naturalist Chris Edmondson as a guest presenter for our virtual programming. Here’s a recap of the Batty About Bats virtual program and more resources to check out! I’m Chris, the park naturalist at Knob Noster State Park in Knob Noster, Missouri. One […]

Knob Noster State Park Presents Virtual Programs

Our friends at the Knob Noster State Park are bringing the natural world to a computer or mobile device near you! Join a Missouri State Park Naturalist to learn more about our state’s natural resources. These programs are open to all ages and broadcast live via GoTo Meeting. To register, visit our Virtual Program Registration […]

Temporary Expanded Hours Begin September 21

Trails Regional Library is excited to announce temporary expanded hours for Technology Appointments and Curbside Service. These new hours will go into effect on Monday, September 21. Please see below for the updates to your local branch. Concordia BranchTues-Fri: 10am – 6pmSaturday: 10am – 3pmClosed Sunday & Monday Holden BranchTues- Fri: 10am – 6pmSaturday: 10am […]