Palmyra Memorial Library

A small town library with big city services.

Movie Night November 7th

Written By: Glenda - Oct• 29•14

Movie Night at the Palmyra Activities Center. Bring your blanket and sleeping gear and join us for an evening of fun. Doors open at 6:30 P.M. and movie starts at 7:00 P.M. Treats will be provided.

Feedsacks: Facts and Fallacies

Written By: Glenda - Oct• 29•14

The Palmyra Memorial Library is hosting a program titled “Feedsacks: Facts and Fallacies” by local Palmyra resident, Gloria Hall, on Sunday, November 9th at 2:00 P.M. at the Palmyra Activities Center. Hall is well known throughout the region for her collection of feedsacks and quilts that date back to the 1830s.   Her presentation will take you back to a “I Remember When” time in our textile history. You will see hand sewn sacks made before commercial machines were available. This trunk show has lots of variety and is one you will not want to miss! For more information, contact the Palmyra Memorial Library at 402-780-5344 or e-mail palmyramemoriallibrary@gmail.com

Hawaii Program October 5th

Written By: Glenda - Sep• 22•14

The Palmyra Memorial Library is excited to be hosting a program on Hawaii presented by Palmyra resident, Jan Jones -  Sunday, October 5th at 2:00 P.M. at the Palmyra Activities Center.  Come and experience the sights, sounds, and even the smells of the beautiful state of Hawaii.  There will be treats and sweets for everyone.

LEGO Day

Written By: Glenda - Sep• 08•14

LEGO Day

Palmyra Memorial Library is hosting LEGO Day on Sunday, September 21 from 2-4 P.M. at the Palmyra Senior Center. Pack up those LEGOS and come have some fun creating and sharing ideas with others. If you have completed projects, please bring them so we can display them. We will also have lots and lots of new books for you to check out that day. Pre-registration is required so call the library at 402-780-5344 or e-mail palmyramemoriallibrary@gmail.com to register.

Lincoln Resident Donates Books to the Library

Written By: Glenda - Aug• 29•14

Many thanks to Susan Hubbard of Lincoln, NE. Susan retired this spring from Cathedral of the Risen Christ School and chose to donate her collection of pristine books to the Palmyra Memorial Library. Susan donated both picture books and books for young adults. Thanks again for your thoughtfulness!Susan

Library Closed For Labor Day Weekend

Written By: Glenda - Aug• 29•14

The Palmyra Memorial Library will be closed on Sunday, August 31st and Monday, September 1st for the Labor Day weekend.  Have a safe holiday and GO BIG RED!

2014 Summer Reading Program Fizz Boom Read!

Written By: Glenda - Jul• 26•14

fizzFizz Boom Read!

The Palmyra Memorial Library Summer Reading Program really put a “Fizz” in things when approximately 40 area youth participated in a month long science program led by Mrs. Science AKA Lucinda Faunce.  Ice, fire, water, electricity, energy and chemistry were all incorporated into a fun learning experience for the children.  July 29th will be “Movie Night” – so pack your blanket and pillow and come enjoy an evening of fun and snacks.

READ to WIN $529.00!

Written By: Glenda - Jun• 18•14

 NEST the Nebraska College Savings Plan will deposit $529.00 into a NEST plan for 15 lucky summer readers, five in each congressional district and each library will win $250.00. Children in the Palmyra Memorial Library are eligible to enter the drawing, if they meet their personal reading goal and attend three of the five summer reading sessions. If you have questions, just give the library a call at 402-780-5344. It’s never to early to start saving for your child’s college education.

Summer Reading Registration Ends June 25th

Written By: Glenda - Jun• 16•14

Please be sure and register for the Palmyra Memorial Library Summer Reading Program which will be July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29th at the Palmyra Senior Center from 6:30 -8:00 P.M.  The theme for this year’s program is FIZZ BOOM READ!!  All children between the ages of four and twelve are welcome to attend.  To register phone 402-780-5534 or e-mail palmyramemoriallibrary@gmail.com.

Take the Nebraska OverDrive Challenge

Written By: Glenda - Jun• 11•14

Nebraska OverDrive is challenging all libraries that subscribe to OverDrive to increase circulation by 25% during the month of June and Nebraska OverDrive Consortium will receive $1,500 of content credit  This will give the consortium the opportunity to purchase more titles,  So if you have an e-reader device or Smartphone, be sure and download a title this month and read or listen to a book!

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