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Moniteau County Library @ Wood Place now has a Facebook page! 

Visit us for news and updates about what is happening at your local library. "Like" us to help get the word out about how we serve the Moniteau County community. 

Congratulations to
Ann Tettlebaum

whose name was drawn as the winner of the quilt provided by the Wood Place Bookworm quilters.  $641.00 was raised to benefit the library.  We thank all who donated to this annual fundraiser.

NOV 26-27 


Last Call Fall Book Sale
Book sale

LAST WEEK for the $5.00 Brown Bag Clearance sale in the elevator lobby during library hours.  Used books (adults and children; fiction and non-fiction) and media are yours for this one low price.  Fill the bag to the brim on anything in the sale.  We just added quite a few of our discarded paperbacks.  Hurry in - GET MORE BARGAINS FOR YOUR MONEY for your reading pleasure.  Sale ends November 28. 





December 5
10 AM to 12:30 PM

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Take a look at a new online resource available under "Kids" banner


Legos at the Library

Meet twice a month on the second Tuesday and the 4th Thursday. legos Children in K-5 are welcome at either session.  The NEXT SESSION IS TUESDAY,

Book Club Meets December 9
BC cover mercyThe next selection for the Library Book Club is "A Mercy" by Toni Morrison .
 All are welcome to join the book discussion on Wednesday, December 9, at 1 p.m. in the Bolinger Room upstairs at the library. 

  Story time

Storytime has ended for the fall.  Weekly programming will resume in the spring.

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