Scenic Regional Library has benefitted from the contributions of individuals who value literacy, education, and public libraries.
Oliver & Corrine Taetz
Oliver (1908-1998) and
Corrine (1909-1987) Taetz donated property for the former Union branch in 1988.
Meta Vossbrink (1901-1986) bequeathed $490,000 to Scenic Regional Library in 1986, and funds were applied to the construction costs of the former Union Branch which opened in 1991.
Augusta Louise (Johnson) Smith’s (1897-1968) estate bequeathed the library $241,000 in 2016, and it was applied to the library’s building projects in Warrenton and Wright City.
In 2015, Agnes Meyer (1922-2019) donated 1.53 acres of land in New Haven for the construction of the new branch.