Quincy Branch Library


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The Quincy Branch Library offers:

  • 8 public Internet computers
  • Microfilm collection of the Quincy Herald newspaper from 1897-1967
  • Videos and DVDs with a 7-day checkout
  • Large audio CD collection with a 14-day checkout
  • 15¢ black and white photocopies and computer prints; 25¢ color computer prints
  • Fax Service: 50¢ per page to receive, $1.00 per page to send
  • Lamination


Stevens Puppets present "Rumplestiltskin"

It's National Library Week!  Come visit your librarians!  The first five patrons through the doors today and tomorrow receive a nice "Read" pen, the first fifteen children through the doors after school will receive a pizza bookmark and there are suckers for all :) 
Don't miss tomorrow's production by Stevens Puppets of "Rumplestiltskin" at 3:30.  The afternoon will be enhanced by Friends of the Library cookies :) 

Our original 1991 Millage

Here's a little historical context from the past: an article about the election results that established Branch District Library, from the Coldwater Daily Reporter, August 7, 1991 (reposted here with permission):

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Winter Blahs contest winner announced!

Congratulations to Leslie Walp as the recipient of a goodie basket, compliments of the Friends of the Quincy Library!  Adults age 18 and up entered titles of two books read during the month of February to be entered in the random drawing.  Stayed tuned for contest particulars next winter!

Employment Opportunity

There is an employment opportunity at the Branch District Library. The position of Branch Manager is available at our Lucille E. Dearth Union Township Branch library. Go to http://www.branchdistrictlibrary.org/employment to read the full job posting and to submit your application. Application will be accepted through 5:00 pm on Friday, March 14, 2014.

Branch District Library February Board Meeting Rescheduled

The Branch District Library Board meeting for Monday, February 17th has been rescheduled to Monday, February 24th at 5:30 pm at the Coldwater Branch, 3rd Floor Meeting Room.

First 2014 Millage Informational Meeting

There will be an an informational meeting on Thursday, February 6th, at 5:30pm to discuss the upcoming millage for Branch District Library. This issue will be placed on the ballot in August 2014. This meeting will be in the 3rd-floor meeting room of the Coldwater Branch Library.

Download a copy of the Library Director's presentation from this meeting.

Public Meeting

Thank you for being such a huge supporter of the Branch District Library!

You are invited to an informational meeting on Thursday, February 6th to discuss the upcoming millage for Branch District Library. This issue will be placed on the ballot in August 2014.

When: Thursday, February 6 at 5:30 PM

Where: Branch District Library—Coldwater Main Branch 3rd Floor Meeting Room

Winter Blahs Contest begins February 1st!

Adults age 18 and up -- the Winter Blahs contest begins February 1st!  Stop in for a bookmark/record or record two books you read from February 1 - 28 to be entered.  A random name will be drawn March 1st and the lucky library patron will be notified by phone.  The goodie basket is compliments of the Friends of the Quincy Library.  Good luck!


Library Closed, Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Due to the continuing weather conditions, all branches of the Branch District Library will be closed on Tuesday, January 7, 2014. We should be open normal hours on Wednesday, but we'll tell you if that changes.

There will be no overdue fines assessed during these unexpected closing days, so don't worry if you have books that were due.