Library seeks donations of stringed instruments

In anticipation of opening a musical instrument lending library, the Maryville Public Library is seeking donations of the following instruments:

  • Violins/fiddles (full-size and half-size)
  • Violas
  • Guitars (acoustic and electric with amp)
  • Banjos
  • Mandolin
  • Tenor ukeleles
  • Hand drums such as bongos or full-size djembe drum

Items must be usable and in good order. Donations accepted are tax-deductible. The library is not accepting brass instruments, woodwind instruments, or large drum sets at this time.

Cash donations for this project are also welcome and can be made with a check to Maryville Public Library, 509 North Main Street, Maryville, MO   64468 or online at Give

If you’d like to donate an instrument,  please contact Stephanie first at or (660)582-5281.



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