Welcome to Powers Memorial Library!

Community, Collaboration, Connection

A public library is the heart of the community, a place where everyone is welcome and everyone belongs.


What’s Going on at the Library!?

Upcoming Events

We have something exciting happening every week during the Summer! Join us for some good times at the library.

JULY 12 @ 10:30am

STORY TIME: JUNGLE

Welcome special guest reader, Bella, as she reads and teaches the kids about jungles and the creatures that live in them. Enjoy two books and a craft as well as play time after!

JULY 13 @ 5pm

TRIVIA NIGHT

Are you smarter than a librarian? Prove it at our Trivia Night, as everyone tries to beat the reigning Trivia Champs – The Librarians.

JULY 18 @ 1pm

ORBEEZ SENSORY BALL

Join us for this FUN event made for anyone who needs a little stress relief in their life. Make your own sensory ball using Orbeez and balloons.

JULY 19 @ 10:30am

STORY TIME: CAMPING

Become apart of the Story time crew and join us for a camping adventure. Tents, campfire, s’mores, the whole experience!

JULY 19 @ 6pm

ADULT BOOK CLUB

This month’s pick: Evening Class by Maeve Binchy. Pick up your copy of the book or audio book at the library and join us for good company and discussion.

JULY 21 @ 4pm

DIY: SUCCULENT GARDEN

Create your own one of a kind succulent garden. All materials and instructions provided.

Space is limited, ONLY 9 spots left! Register now to reserve your spot!


Community Collaboration Events

Community helpers, local organizations, and more are helping us to bring informative and fun events to our little library. Get to know familiar faces around Palmyra and learn how to can contribute to making our town a better place.

JULY 6 @ 1pm

BREED SHOW N TELL

Do you think you know your dog breeds?! Prove your knowledge at our “Dog Breed Recognition Program”. Local handlers will present a variety of dog breeds and teach about origins of their uses.

JULY 14 @ 5pm

UKRAINIAN EGG ART

Join local artist and author, Pat Hall, as she demonstrates how she creates her one-of-a-kind, hand dyed, Ukrainian Eggs.

JULY 30 @ 12pm

AQUACULTURE

An informative and educational event put on by Rushing Water’s owner – Peter Fristch. Learn how to transform your landscapes and gardens by utilizing Aquaculture.


On-Going Programs

The following FREE events happen every month at our library!

BOOK BUDDIES

Kids practice their reading to therapy dogs.

Every 4th Wednesday of the month at 4pm

TRIVIA NIGHT

Are you smarter than a librarian?! Bring the whole family for a night full of trivia.

Every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 5pm

SUMMER STORY TIME SERIES

Interactive kids story time that includes early literacy fun with books, songs, art & crafts, and sensory activities

Every Tuesday at 10:30am June 7 – August 9 (off July 5th)

BOOK 2 MOVIE CLUB

Read the book, watch the movie, or both- then join us for a great discussion.

Every 4th Thursday of the month at 6pm

BOOK CLUB

Pick up your copy of this month’s book at the library. Read or listen on audio book, then join us for discussion.

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6pm