Annual Geranium Sale:

The Taneyhills Community Library will be holding its yearly Geranium Sale Thursday, April 27th Noon until closing, Friday April 28th, and Saturday April 29th until 1 P.M. Cost will be the same as last year: $10 per plant. Other annuals will also be sold.


Children’s Programs:

See the Children’s Web page for Summer Reading program, junior gardeners, Milk and Cookies, Story Time.

Adelyn Valett Art Competition:

This competition and exhibition is planned for Tuesday, May 9th  at the Taneyhills Community Library at 7 P.M. Art work in various mediums from Branson and Hollister High School students are showcased at this event. The public is invited for viewing, awards ceremony and reception. This is a juried show and monetary prizes are awarded to the First, Second, Third, and Honorable Mention winners.

History Revisited!

Join our new history discussion club, which is a group for history buffs, focusing on outstanding people and events of the period between 1932 and WWII. Each participant is to read a book related to the chosen monthly topic and then attend the meeting for discussion. Meetings will be held on the 4th Friday of each month at 1:00 P.M. in the Stanley and Elaine Ball Technology Room of the Taneyhills Community Library. Interesting facts and questions emerge at each session. Come and join in on the fun.


Reading List for 2017

The Book Group, in honor of our friend Sarah Klinefelter, is well into its third year and we continue to welcome interested people into our group.  We meet the second Tuesday of every month at 2:00 p.m. in the downstairs conference room of the Taneyhills Library.   We have lively discussions and members seem happy to make new contacts with their neighbors and to have the motivation to read and think about a wide variety of amazing books.  Please feel welcome to come join us.     


May 9 – Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Hurston

June 13 – Belgravia by Julian Fellows

July 11 – Love Warrior by Glennon Doyle Melton

August 8 – Term Limits by Vince Flynn


Meetings are held each second Tuesday of the month, 9:00 A.M. in the downstairs Library conference room or upstairs in the Stanley & Elaine Ball Technology Room.

Reservations are required: 417.886.2199
Meet in the downstairs Library conference room, on the first Friday of most months.
Friday, May 5     
Living With Alzheimer’s: Late Stage Part 2                     10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Friday, June 2    
Understand/Respond to Dementia Related Behavior   10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Living With Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers – Late Stage offers family caregivers the information, tools and support they need to help loved ones through the late stage of Alzheimer’s or another dementia.  It addresses issues related to care options, palliative care and end-of-life.  This series is delivered in two consecutive two-hour workshops.  Caregivers, family and friends of those living with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia are encouraged to participate. 

Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior will help caregivers decipher behaviors and determine how best to respond. By the end of the session, attendees will be able to identify common triggers for behaviors associated with dementia, explain the process for assessing and identifying challenging behaviors and list strategies to address some common dementia-related behaviors. 




Library Hours:


10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

If you would like to get a Library Card,
download an application, print, fill it out
and bring it in. For card application Click
For card policies, Click Here. Yearly cost is $5 for individual, or $10 for family membership, or $5 for a guest.

Thrift Store Hours
Tuesday thru Friday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Saturday - 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Book Store Hours
Tuesday thru Friday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday - 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
The library is closed on days public schools are closed due to inclement winter weather.
Directions: Two blocks south of Hwy 76, directly behind the Presbyterian Church in downtown Branson.

Taneyhills Community Library
200 South 4th Street
Branson, MO 65616