Library to Host Read-a-Thon
There will be crafts
and a story hour on March 30, the day of the
big Spring Read-a-Thon at the library. Each child
taking part in the Read-a-Thon will take
home a stuffed springtime friend.
Library Purchases Books Using Roy Stevens' Memorial Funds
The library has recently purchased over 50
new titles using funds from the generous Roy
Stevens Memorial. Stevens was a great
supporter of the library and his interests
crossed many genres. "We are thrilled to be
able to purchase many new large print,
westerns, and financial books in his name,"
noted Chris Kloeppel, Head Librarian.
Read Current Periodicals, Newspapers in
Library; Check Out Old Issues to Read at
read our periodicals and newspapers which
are available in the reading room on a daily
basis. Back issues may be checked out
and taken hom.
The Howard County Library District
presently subscribes to the following
periodicals: Consumer Reports with
Buying Guide, Entertainment Weekly, Missouri
Life, National Geographic, Taste of Home,
and Time Magazine. In addition,
the library subscribes to the Columbia
Tribune, Glasgow Missourian and The Fayette
Advertiser. The library also has other
periodicals which have been donated by some
of our patrons.