Hours of Operation
Monday: 10 am to 5 pm
Tuesday: 10 am to 5 pm
Wednesday: 10 am to 2 pm
Thursday: 10 am to 8 pm
Friday: 10 am to 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am to 2 pm
Online Card Catalog
To access our card catalog, simply click the button to go directly to our card catalog. Once there, click "James Memorial Library" to be taken to our online catalog search page. You can also type our catalog web address directly into your browser: https://jmpl.follettdestiny.com
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to Contact us!
The library will close for all federally recognized holidays. The library may also close for inclement weather. During severe weather incidents, be sure to call the library before visiting.
Library closings for 2019/2020 are listed below.
Thank you so much to all the people who helped to make our annual Christmas at the Library event a success; we couldn't do it without you!
Decorations, Cookies, & Hot Cocoa: Friends of the Library
Volunteers: Friends of the Library & Teen Advisory Board
Storytellers: St. James High School Drama Department
Singers: St. James High School Chamber Choir
Photographer: Taisia Gordon
Santa: Santa Claus
We hope everyone who attended had a great time! Check out all the pictures by clicking or tapping here. *You do not need a Facebook account to view these images.*
Happening at the Library!
First Tuesday of each month, 4 pm: Book Club
Each Thursday from 4-6 pm: Fibers Group
December 10, 4 pm to 6 pm: Snacks & Sketches Fundraiser
December 14, 11 am-1 pm: LEGO® Brick Builders Club *Held every 2nd & 4th Saturday; open to ages 8-13
December 28, 11 am-1 pm: LEGO® Brick Builders Club *Held every 2nd & 4th Saturday; open to ages 8-13
For more information on library events, call 573.265.7211 or stop by the library!
The library's book club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 4:00 pm.
Each month, the book to be read will be announced. That book's discussion will be held during the following month's meeting; books are also due at this time.
If you are interested in participating in the book club, please contact Sara at the library.
Please join us every Wednesday at 10:30 am for Story Time!
Our program consists of 3 read-aloud stories, with breaks for dancing, singing, and playing! After our program, there is always a creative activity for everyone to enjoy.
We can't wait to see you!
Who comes to Story Time?
We welcome children of all ages to our Story Time, even babies! However, our program is designed to appeal most to children age 5 and under.
The library's Fibers Club meets each week on Thursday.
We welcome members with any kind of needle or fiber work, including but not limited to knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, and sewing.
Please join us with your needlework of any kind on Thursdays from 4:00 pm until 5:30 pm.
For more information, please contact Niki at the library.
Archer, Jeffrey---Nothing Ventured
Atwood, Margaret---The Testaments: the sequel to the Handmaid’s Tale
Barclay, Linwood---Elevator Pitch
Barr, Nevada---What Rose Forgot
Blackstock, Terri---Catching Christmas
Brown, Carolyn---A Trick of Light
---From Wine to Water
Cameron, W. Bruce---A Dog’s Promise
Carr, Jack---True Believer
Child, Lee---Blue Moon
Clark, Mary Higgins---Kiss the Girls and Make Them Cry
Coble, Colleen---Strands of Truth
Connelly, Michael---The Night Fire
Connolly, John---Dark Hollow
---The Killing Kind
---The White Road
Denton, Lauren K.---The Hideaway
Deveraux, Jude---Met Her Match
Driscoll, Teresa---I Am Watching You
Dugoni, Robert---The Conviction
Evanovich, Janet---Twisted Twenty-Six
Evans, Richard Paul---Noel Street
Fields, Jan---Broderie Curse
---A Patchwork Murder
Hyde, Catherine Ryan---Have You Seen Luis Velez?
Jeffers, Sunni---Eyes on the Prize
Kelly, Donna---Innocent Until Proven Guilty
King, Stephen---The Institute
McCrite, K.D.---Raven Threads
McMorris, Kristina---Sold on a Monday
Michaels, Fern---Spirit of the Season
Morris, Heather---Cilka’s Journey
Orcutt, Jane---Rally Round the Flag
Phillips, Rachael---A Midsummer Night’s Seam
Pratt, Scott---Blood Money
---Crime of Passion
Richards, Emilie---A Family of Strangers
Rosenfelt, David---Without Warning
Salazar, Noelle---The Flight Girls
Todd, Charles---The Shattered Tree
Winspear, Jacqueline---The Care and Management of Lies
Hanks, Tom---Uncommon Type: Some Stories
Patterson, James---5th Horseman
ADULT NONFICTION Mattis, Jim---Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead
Dietrich, Sean---Stars of Alabama
Dray, Stephanie---My Dear Hamilton: a Novel of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton
King, Stephen---Carrie (replacement)
Roberts, Nora---The Rise of Magicks
Albom, Mitch---Finding Chika: a Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family
Shults, Tammie Jo---Nerves of Steel
Patterson, James---Torn Apart: the Heartbreaking Story of a Childhood Lost
Leisure Arts Best Teddy Bear Treasury
Beyond the Garden Gate
Enchanting Delights: Cross Stitch
Cross Stitch from A to Z
Leisure Arts Tokens of Affection
Vanessa-Ann’s Victorian Cross Stitch
Leisure Arts Presents: All Through the House
A Christmas to Remember
101 Cross Stitch Christmas Creations
Coates, Ta-Nehisi---The Water Dancer
Kilmeade, Brian---Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: the Texas Victory that Changed American History
Children’s/Young Adult Fiction
Griffin, Paul---Saving Marti