Palmyra Memorial Library

A small town library with big city services.

Holiday Open House Sunday December 14th

Written By: Glenda - Dec• 10•14

The public is invited to a holiday open house at the Palmyra Memorial Library on Sunday, December 14th from 2:00 – 4:00 P.M.  There will be two very unusual holiday collections on display and you can also enjoy some Christmas cookies and punch/coffee.  Check out our collection of holiday books and DVDs.

Library Hours for November 30, December 1st and 3rd

Written By: Glenda - Nov• 23•14

The library will be closed on Sunday, November 30.  The library will be open on December 1 & 3 from 2:00 – 6:00 P.M.  Have a wonderful Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Story Time

Written By: Glenda - Nov• 09•14

The Palmyra Memorial Library will be hosting a Thanksgiving Story Time on Sunday, November 16th at 4:00 P.M.  at the library.  All children ages four through eight are invited to attend.  Please contact the library to register by calling 402-780-5344 or e-mail

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

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.


Written By: Glenda - Sep• 08•14


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 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.