1. SEPTEMBER 3rd
    The Ray County Library will be closed in observance of Labor Day.
  2. JULY 12th 9:30 AM
    Board Meeting
    Ray County Library Board of Trustees will hold a monthly Board Meeting.
  3. July 24
    There is still plenty of time to register. July 24, 2018 is the last day to register for the Summer Reading Programs.

Adult Events

  1. JULY 12th and JULY 26th 4:45 PM
    NEW Knitting and crocheting group will be here in our meeting room.
  2. JULY 14th 10:00 AM - or - JULY 25th
    NEW Book Club
    We have two new book clubs seeking members. Saturday June 14th 10:00 AM Wednesday June 25th 12:00 PM Please call us for more information.
  3. JULY 19th 4:00 PM
    Genealogy Assistance
    The third Thursday every month. The Adult Outreach and Programming Librarian will be available to help individuals learn how to use the libraries resources: microfilm,, Hertigate Quest.

Children Events

  1. MONDAY 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM
    Family Storytime
    We sing, read stories and make crafts that help develop pre-reading skills. Best for ages 0-5, all ages welcome.
  2. TUE. 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Family Program
    July 10-Thumb Piano July 17-Painting Notes July 24– Rock Painting July 31-Tea Party
  3. WED. 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    Teen Time
    Teen Time at the library will include chess club, robotics, board games, monthly craft projects, snacks and cooking.
    How to get a basket:
    If you attend Storytime, a Family Program, or Teen Time this summer you can enter to win a basket! Storytime: Basket with Kansas City Zoo passes. Family Program: Basket with Science City passes. Teen Time: Basket with Southview Pool passes.

Featured Basket
of the Month

This months basket is a little different compared to our other baskets. Follow these steps and your name will be entered in to win.
1.) Come to the Ray County Library.
2.) Take a selfie or snapshot with the Bookmobile Little Free Library.
3.) Send in your picture to OR post your picture on Facebook and tag the Ray County Library in it! Please make sure to attach your name with these photos.
4.) Come in and look at our Bookmobile roster for updates and to see other pictures from members of your community.

2018 Basket Winners

  1. Managing Director
    January Patron Appreciation Basket
  2. Managing Director
    February Valentine's Day Basket
  3. Managing Director
    March Basket - Spring is Coming
  4. Managing Director
    April Basket - When it Rains it Pours
  5. Managing Director
    May Basket
  6. Managing Director
    June Basket
  7. Managing Director
    July Basket
  8. Managing Director
    August Basket
  9. Managing Director
    September Basket
  10. Managing Director
    October Basket
  11. Managing Director
    November Basket
  12. Managing Director
    December Basket