The library will be closed Sunday, August 31 & Monday, September 1 in observance of Labor Day.
This year has been an exciting one so far at the library. We have successfully completed many of the first- and second-quarter tasks outlined in our strategic plan. You may have already taken advantage of some of our new programs and improved services. If not, we encourage you to more fully explore all the opportunities your library offers you. Read more »
Now on display at the Columbia Public Library are two vivid paintings by the artist Alice de Boton, who lived in Columbia for many years and passed away April 10 at the age of 103. Learn a little about this remarkable artist and the encaustic painting technique she used. Read more »