Did you know that Peabody Public Library offers special discounted library cards to students of the Whitley County Consolidated School district who are not in our service area? The intent of these cards is to provide access to educational materials needed for school work. More information here.
Routing of traffic for the State Road 205 construction project is in the process of being changed. Please use caution and pay close attention to signage during this period!
Check out BookFlix, an interactive literacy resource that builds a love of reading and learning — online. Pairing fictional storybooks with nonfiction eBooks, it reinforces reading skills while developing essential real-world knowledge. Use this link to access BookFlix from home (a valid borrowers card is required).
September is Library Card Sign-Up Month, and a great time to take advantage of some special offers when you sign up for your card.
Please take a moment to fill out our online community survey here. Your feedback helps us to keep providing excellent service to the community.
Please take a moment to give us your thoughts on our Sunday hours with this brief survey.
The September newsletter is available online here and at the library.
If you would like to sign up to receive newsletters in your email, simply use the link at the top of this page. (Another signup box with additional instructions is on the Newsletters page.) You can also subscribe or view our current newsletter by selecting Peabody Public Library Monthly Newsletter from the BookNews link below.
Sunday: 1 PM - 5 PM*
Monday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 5 PM
*The library is closed on Sundays during the summer, from Memorial Day weekend thru Labor Day.
Phone: (260) 244-5541
Fax: (260) 244-5653
We are located in Columbia City, Indiana, on Highway 205, just south of US 30 and the new Parkview Whitley hospital.
The library Board of Trustees meets on the second Wednesday of every month at 7 PM. All meetings are open to the public, and minutes from previous meetings are available.
You may use this button to make a donation directly to the Peabody Public Library.