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This original Richardson style library building, circa 1890, is known for its architecture and suspended staircase. Listed on the National Register of Historic Buildings, it is also a genealogical and historical research center. The library is named in honor of Jewett Norris who provideed a gift of $50,000.00 with which the library was founded. Open year round, admission is free to the public.

Location: Crowder & Main, Trenton Missouri Telephone 660-359-3577

Other History nearby:
(Abbeville) Burt-Stark House
(Indianola) Choate House Museum
(McAlester) Coal Miners Memorial Plaza
(Okmulgee) Creek Council House Museum
(Checotah) Deep Fork Nature Center
(Sallisaw) Dwight Prebyterian Mission

06/23 Coming to The Trenton area
National Poultry Festival Rogers AR June14-15 In addition to a music concert, the weekend events includes a golf tournament, fishing tournament, skeet shoot, horseshoe tournament, ladies luncheon, motorcycle rally, kids’ activities, ice cream socials, a barbecue cooking contest, and a barbecue fair where delicious food can be sampled.
Tulsa Greek Festival Tulsa OK September19-21 Build your own Greek dinner, enjoy some Greek desserts, buy a Greek cookbook with an area flavor, and imagine the sights, sounds, and smells of Mediterranean life.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.
Arkansas Apple Festival Lincoln AR October4-6 The centerpiece of the festival is the unequalled variety of arts and crafts, featuring works of some of the most talented artisans in the Ozarks. One of the highlights of the Arkansas Apple Festival is the Apple Core Throwing Contest, a test of strength, accuracy, aerodynamics, and just plain luck.