Murrell Memorial Library Special Events

For more information on any Murrell Memorial Library event, please contact Special Events Coordinator, Jae Steinkuhler at (660) 831-4181 or .





17 March 2014St. Patrick's DayGet in the Irish spirit at the libraryMurrell Library
02 March 2014Oscar PartyWatch the Oscars on the NEW Big Screen. Free PopcornMurrell Library Reading Room
26 February 2014Black Stereotypes Presentation Professor Claire Schmidt will present her research in regards to black stereotypes (i.e. watermelon and fried chicken)Murrell Library's Coffee by the Book Room @ 3:15 p.m.
24 February 2014International Fake Mustache DayReceive a fake mustache at the libraryMurrell Library @ 9:00 a.m.
14 February 2014Hugs and Kisses at the LibraryEveryone receives a Hershey's Hug or Kiss when entering the libraryMurrell Library @ 9:00 a.m.
04 February 2014Mardi GrasCelebrate Mardi Gras with beignets and chicory coffeeMurrell Library @ 9:00 a.m.
03 February 2014Pushing the LimitsFour part book and science discussion with moderator/leader Charles GuthreyMurrell Library @ 9:00 a.m.
02 February 2014Super Bowl PartyWatch the Super Bowl on the NEW Big Screen Free PopcornMurrell Library @ 6:00 p.m.
01 February 2014Book Sale Come in bright and early for some amazing bargans on some used books and more!Murrell Library Lobby 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
31 January 2014Book SaleCome in bright and early for some amazing bargans on some used books and more!Murrell Library Lobby 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
27 January 2014My Punny Valentine Library Pick Up Line ContestGive us your best library pick up line for a chance to win a pair of passes to Marshall Cinema. Winner Announces Feb. 10 (1/27-2/7)Murrell Library
21 November 2013JFK PresentationProfessor John McLean will present theories on who really assassinated John F. Kennedy.Murrell Library's Reading Room @ 7:00 p.m.
05 November 2013Dealer's Choice Book ClubThis club is open to anyone with an interest in popular literature. They will meet to discuss Bleeding Edge by Thomas Pynchon. Murrell Library's Coffee by the Book @ 4:30 p.m.
01 November 2013Book SaleChristmas has come early this year! This book sale is the LAST one of the semester and it is going to be awesome because it is "bag for a buck" weekend! 8 a.m.-4:00 p.m.Murrell Library, Friday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. & Sat. 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
01 November 2013Literary Look-A-Like 'Stache ContestDoes your facial hair look scholarly? Let the library staff be the judge! Send us a photo of you and let us know which literary character or autor you think you look like! You could win a $15 gift certificate to Chic Salon (just off the Marshall Square)Murrell Library
29 October 2013Agriculture Development in AfghanistanPresentation: Larry Godsey Murrell Library's Reading Room @ 7:00 p.m.
23 October 2013Hellbender Presentation Asst. Professor Waylon Hiler will quench your curiosity about the decline of the Ozark HellbenderMurrell Library @ 7:00 p.m.
23 October 2013Duck HuntCome hunt some ducks Murrell Library @ 7:00 p.m.
22 October 2013Missouri River Bird ObservatoryPresentation Murrell Library @ 7:00 p.m.
15 October 2013Private Land Conservationist Presentation: Seth MooreMurrell Library's Reading Room @ 7:00 p.m.
01 October 2013 A Legacy of ConservationThe 75th Anniversary of the Missouri Department of ConservationMurrell Library
22 September 2013Banned Books WeeksCelebrate your right to read... Murrell Library
31 March 2013Civil War in Missouri ExhibitExhibit on display 3/31-5/23Murrell Library Reading Room