"A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life."  - Henry Ward Beecher

We couldn't agree more.  Come visit your local library.  The Joseph R. Palmer Family Memorial Library is a quiet place to study, relax, work or simply escape in a good book.  It's fun, the old fashioned way.

Our Phone Number is 573-898-5821

Hours of Operation

Monday - Wednesday - Friday    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday - Thursday   12:00 Noon - 7:00 PM

Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

an open book

Open Weekly

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get a library card?

Our librarian will be able to supply you with a new library card the same day you apply.

Are electronic books available?

No, not at this time.

Does the Library have "story time" for younger children?

We do offer "story time" for younger children!  Give us a call if the current schedule is not posted.