June 14, 2013
Richards Library Director Sarah Farrar reads recently from one of her favorite children's books. For nearly 40 years, As librarian of the Warrensburg Library, Farrar has entranced children with her stories, assisted adults in conducting research, and offered report-writing advice to students — and she is to retire at the end of December.
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Reflections about library director Sarah Farrar
Richards Library, revered institution in Warrensburg, has only had three directors in its 112-year history — Sarah Farrar, director and librarian for 39 years, is to retire in a few weeks, and area residents will be honoring her at a reception at 1 p.m. Sunday Dec. 1 at the Library.
Help Wanted: Library Director. This coming winter, the patrons of Richards Library will be saying goodbye to the librarian who has greeted students, locals and visitors to the 36 Elm St. building since 1974.