Osage Beach

Summer Reading Challenge Kick Off Party - Imagine YOUR Story

All are invited to join our Summer Reading Challenge Kickoff Party at the Camdenton Library on Saturday, May 30, 2020, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.  We will have free hot dogs starting at 11 a.m., music and fun by Babaloo at 12 p.m.  

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National Library Week Open House

All are invited to visit any and all of our library branches on Wednesday, April 22, 2020, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and enjoy refreshments and check out our improvements to the libraries.  

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National Library Week Contest -- Osage Beach

Visit the Osage Beach Library during the week of April 20-24, 2020, to enter to win free books, bag of candy, and a new movie on DVD.  One entry per day.  Drawings for prizes will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2020.

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Valentine's Day Giveaway -- Osage Beach

Be sure to enter your name into the Valentine's Day drawing at the Osage Beach Library starting Monday, February 10 - Thursday, February 13, 2020, for a chance to win a classic romantic comedy on DVD and a box of chocolates.  The winner will be drawn on Friday, February 14, 2020.  Only 1 entry per day.

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French Fiddle Tunes and Tall Tales: The French Creole Story of Missouri

The Missouri Humanities Council and the Camden County Library District invite you to take a muscial and historical trip with Dennis Stroughmatt at the Camdenton Library on Friday, March 13, 2020, at 3 p.m. and at the Osage Beach Library on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at 11 a.m.  

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AARP Tax Preparers will be at the following locations...

The AARP Tax Preparers will be doing taxes at the following locations this tax season:

West Side Senior Center (1501 Hwy O, Laurie, MO) on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Coming Soon...A Change in How Holds Work on the OverDrive and Libby Apps

For those who already use OverDrive or Libby apps to access eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eZines there is a change coming in early 2020 that affect how your holds work.  The new feature that Rakuten OverDrive will be rolling out is called hold redelivery and will be replacing the auto-checkout feature.  We hope that you find the following change a positive experience; however, if you find that you having difficulty, please reach out to any one of our friendly staff members for help.

What does this mean to you and your holds?

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Meet "The Train Guy," Mike Offiner

Mike Offineer, a.k.a., "The Train Guy," will visit both the Camdenton and Osage Beach libraries.  Mike worked for MKT and Union Pacific rail lines for 41 years before his retirement in 2014.  After retiring, Mike wanted a way to share his love and passion for these large machines and to do so he visit libraries, historical socities, and even living rooms.  During his presentation, Mike will speak on the different aspects of railroading, including:

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten 

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Due to the winter weather...

The Camden County Library District Branches will DELAY opening until 12 p.m. on Thursday, February 6, 2020.  Before heading out, please check to see if your local branch is open at this time.  Stay tuned to our website, Facebook page, and radio for the latest updates. We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may be causing.  In need of reading materials?  Be sure to check out our ebooks and streaming media.

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