Jewett Norris Library

Grundy County Jewett Norris Library receives grant from Missouri State Library

The Grundy County Jewett Norris Library of Trenton applied for and received a Reading Software Challenge Grant from the Missouri State Library. The grants allowed libraries to purchase software, so summer reading programs would be available online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Grundy County Jewett Norris Library purchased software from READsquared, which allows the […]

Livingston County Library

Experience A “Universe of Stories” during the Summer Reading Program at the Livingston County Library

Children of all ages are invited to join the Livingston County Library this summer for a ‘Galactic’ good time as the 2019 summer reading program, A Universe of Stories, blasts into action. This summer’s theme explores all kinds of space topics. Reading during summer vacation is important for children to help prevent the “summer slide” […]

Jewett Norris Library

Grundy County Jewett-Norris Library begins Summer reading program with sign-ups

Grundy County Jewett-Norris Library begins its Summer reading program with sign-up and other activities this Saturday, May 18, 2019. The signup period is from 10 in the morning until 1 o’clock in the afternoon at the children’s department of the library in Trenton. The theme is “A Universe of Stories.” Those participating on Saturday receive […]

Jewett Norris Library

Grundy County Jewett-Norris Library offering Summer reading program and newspapers online

The Grundy County Jewett-Norris Library of Trenton will hold a Summer reading program for youth and adults. Library Director Theresa Hunsaker says patrons of all ages can participate in the program with this year’s program starting after school and finishing in time for the summer months. Dates will be announced when they are set. Youth […]

Princeton in Mercer County Missouri

Princeton City Council approves service contract requests

The Princeton City Council approved service contract requests, liquor licenses, and fireworks permit at its meeting Thursday evening. Deputy City Clerk Corey Willett reports the council approved the Mercer County Fair Board’s request for a service contract for the Country Style Band for $1,000. The council approved the Princeton Chamber of Commerce’s request for a […]

Livingston County Library

Livingston County Library kicks off “Libraries Rock” Summer reading program on June 6

The Livingston County Library will kick off its Summer reading program next month. The “Libraries Rock”-themed program will start with a special event in Simpson Park in Chillicothe the morning of June 6th from 10 to 11 o’clock. There will be a signup booth and information about summer reading available. There will also be games […]

Grundy County Jewett Norris Library

Grundy County Jewett Norris Library accepting donations for Summer Reading Program

The Grundy County Jewett Norris Library in Trenton is accepting donations from local businesses for its Children’s and Young Adult Summer Reading Program. The “Libraries Rock”-themed program will provide weekly activities for Tiny Tykes through 12th-grade students to encourage area youth to read and visit the library. About 200 children and teens participated in the […]

Jewett Norris Library

Jewett-Norris Library in Trenton to offer reading programs

The Grundy County Jewett-Norris Library in Trenton will offer the Building a Better World Children’s and Young Adult Summer Reading Program. Children’s Librarian Charity Halstead says Theresa Cross from North Central Missouri College will give students from third through 12th grade a tour of the college. Barnes Green House will talk about gardening and planting, […]