Monday, Wednesday, Friday:
10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Tuesday and Thursday
10:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Saturday
9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

501 S. Oak St, California, MO | Fax: 573-796-6108 | Contact Us: 573-796-2642 or librarian@moniteaucountylibrary.org

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community infoMoniteau County Resources:

 

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Polling Places for Moniteau County: 

California 1 & 2: St. Paul's Lutheran Church Basement; 207 N. Owen St.; California

California 3:  California City Hall; 500 S. Oak St.; California

Clarksburg:  Clarksburg City Hall;104 E. State St.; Clarksburg

Harmony:  Friendship Baptist Church; 33673 Hwy. 87; California

High Point: High Point School; 61120 Highway C; High Point

Jamestown/Lupus: Jamestown Community Center; 130 E. Row; Jamestown

Latham:  Latham School; 156 School St.; Latham

McGirk:  McGirk Community Center; High St.; McGirk

Tipton/Fortuna:  Tipton Knights of Columbus Hall; 117 E. Hwy 50; Tipton

Walker West:  First Baptist Church, 207 High St.; California

Not registered to vote?  Registering information online here

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Upcoming Events

THANKS for YOUR SUPPORT, VOTERS! 

We are thrilled to announce that the November 7th ballot measure has passed by near 70%! In 2018, the new Moniteau County Library will be operating on private donations and support from the Elia Wood Paegelow Foundation, since tax receipts will not be received until December 2018.

However, there are some expanded services that will be provided, such as Reciprocal Borrowing Agreements with surrounding area library systems, and a Summer Reading Program taken to rural schools in the county, if we are awarded a Summer Reading Program Grant from the Missouri State Library.  The courier service will be reinstated for interlibrary loan requests beginning December 1.

We look forward to implementing the expanded services that have been featured in the campaign in 2019 after the receipt of tax funds.

We want to take this opportunity to say thank you to all those on the campaign committee who worked tirelessly on this ballot issue. If you voted Yes and Yes to establish a library district and secure public funding for library services, we thank you for your support. If you voted No, we invite you to visit the library to discover it's value to you and all Moniteau County residents.

New Moniteau County Library District Board Organizes

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L to R:  Connie Gerling, Library Director; Sara Rohrbach, Holly Bieri, Bill Boies, Laura Burger, and Lana Dicus

The members of the new Moniteau County Library Board were appointed by the County Commissioners and sworn in by Roberta Elliott on November 8.  On Thursday, November 9 they met to organize and elect officers.  President - Laura Burger; Vice President - Bill Boies; Secretary - Sara Rohrbach.; Treasurer - Holly Bieri; member - Lana Dicus  They will officially take over operation of the library on January 1, 2018.
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WOOD PLACE LIBRARY Hours for the remainder of 2017:
M-W 10 A.M. - 5 P.M.
T-TH 2 P.M. - 6 P.M.
F 10 A.M. - 2 P.M.
  CLOSED SATURDAY-SUNDAY

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The Library will be closed 
on Thursday & Friday,
November 23-24
        for Thanksgiving.   

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HELP!  USED INK CARTRIDGES NEEDED

Here's a great way to help the library with supply costs. We are out of ink cartridges to recycle at Staples for store credit.  All brands and sizes may be turned in at the library so that each month we may recycle up to 20 cartridges for $40.00 credit.  The community has been helpful in the past so that we can use this fantastic program to help stretch the library budget.  We're counting on your help again.  Thanks!

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QUILT Winner Announced

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$5 Bag Book Sale in Prograss 

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It's time for the clearance Book Sale.  Stop by the library and fill a grocery bag for $5 with a 
variety of Adult Fiction and Non-fiction in hardback or mass market paperback format.  There are also children and youth books available.  Get some great reading material and help the library at the same time.

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