"A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life."  - Henry Ward Beecher

We couldn't agree more. Come visit your local library. A quiet place to study, relax, work or simply escape in a good book. It's fun, the old fashioned way.

The City of Holden provides the Holden Library building (207 S. Main St) for the Holden Branch of the Trails Regional Library.  For more information contact the Holden Library at (816)732-4545 or Holden Branch – Trails Regional Library (

an open book

Open Weekly