Palmyra Memorial Library

A small town library with big city services.

Bear Sightings Near Palmyra Memorial Library

Written By: Glenda - Apr• 09•14

teddybear group

April Calendar of Events @ your library

Written By: Glenda - Apr• 01•14

April 2014 – Calendar of Events at the Palmyra Memorial Library

April 1- Bear Workshop I at the Senior Center 6:30 – 8:00 P.M.

April 1- Enter the Easter Bunny Coloring Contest and win a chocolate bunny!

April 2 – Free Blood Pressure checks at the library from 5:30 – 6:30 P.M.

April 7 – Strategic Planning Committee Meeting at the library 5:30 – 6:30 P.M.

April 8 – Bear Workshop II at the Senior Center 6:30 – 8:00 P.M.

April 14 – Palmyra Book Club will meet at 2:00 P.M. to discuss the One Book One Nebraska Book 2014 Once Upon a Town.

April 20 – The library will be closed in observance of Easter.

April 26 – The library invites the community to come celebrate The Front Porch Award at 1:00 P.M. at the library.  The Front Porch Award is intended to recognize a library in the southeast region that displays ingenuity in creating a welcoming atmosphere for customers. Cake and punch will be served.

April 27 – Story time 4:00 P.M. at the library. All children ages 4 – 8 are invited to attend. Please pre-register by calling 402-780-5344 or e-mail

March Madness@the Library

Written By: Glenda - Mar• 18•14

Nebraska and Creighton aren’t the only ones caught up in the March Madness frenzy.  Palmyra Memorial Library is also forging on after having won round one against Exeter Public Library this week.  Next week we will be against the highly rated Seward Memorial Library!!  Our strategy to win the next round  is to get everyone in Palmyra to come to the library to check out a book or two!!  Tell yours friends and neighbors we need their support!!  WE CAN DO IT!!!!  The library will be open on Wednesday from 3-8 P.M. and Sunday 12:30-5:30 P.M.

St. Patrick’s Day Storytime

Written By: Glenda - Mar• 09•14

Join us for St. Patrick’s Day story time on Sunday, March 16th at 4:00 P.M.  To register please call 402-780-5344 or e-mail palmyramemoriallibrary@gmail,com

February 10th – Rubber Band Day@the library

Written By: Glenda - Feb• 07•14

Join us on Monday, February 10th at 4:00 P.M. for the rubber band workshop at the Palmyra Memorial Library. Bring your own loom and bands or you can use ours.  Learn the latest in making rubber band jewelry.  We will all be making “scented” rubber band bracelets.  See you on Monday!!

Jewelry Making Workshop

Written By: Glenda - Jan• 22•14

Tired of the cold weather? Want to do something fun? You are invited to attend the jewelry making workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 18th at 6:30 P.M. The registration fee is $8.00 and that covers all your supplies and instructions. Please give the library a call at 402-780-5344 or e-mail to register. Space is limited so don’t wait!!!

January Story Time

Written By: Glenda - Jan• 13•14

Join us at the Palmyra Memorial Library for January Story Time on January 19th at 4:00 P.M.  To register call Glenda at 402-780-5344 or e-mail See you on the 19th!!!

OverDrive Update

Written By: Glenda - Jan• 13•14

You can now check out six titles all at the same time through OverDrive.  This gives those who really enjoy reading access to a lot of different titles. Enjoy all the great titles available through OverDrive today. Just  contact the library for your access code.

January 2014 Calendar of Events

Written By: Glenda - Jan• 04•14

January 1 – Happy New Year 2014!!!!

January 8 – Library will open at 4:30 P.M.  Free blood pressure checks from 5:30 – 6:30 PM. at the library.

January 10 – CASTL meeting at Greenwood Public Library.

January 13 – Book Club will meet at 2:00 P.M. to discuss the book – Blessings. Anyone is invited to join the discussion.

January 16 – NLC accreditation and strategic planning meeting at Beatrice Public Library.

January 19 – Join us for a winter story time at 4:00 P.M. at the library.  Story time is open to all children ages four through eight. Please register by calling the library at 402-780-5344 or e-mail

January 27 – Youth Advisory Board will meet at 6:00 P.M. at the library.

January 29 – International Puzzle Day – Stop by the library and try out your skills at putting a puzzle together.

*Don’t forget Groundhog’s Day on February 1st at Unadilla!!

Holiday Hours

Written By: Glenda - Dec• 15•13

The Palmyra Memorial Library will be closed on Wednesday, December 25th and Wednesday, January 1, 2014.  Have a safe and fun holiday.

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