UPCOMING & EXCITING THINGS @ Ray County Library

WEEKLY LIBRARY ACTIVITIES & PROGRAMS

Mondays @ 10:00AM & 1:00PM (STORYTIME)
        ●   February 18 - no storytime
        ●  We sing, read stories and make crafts that help develop pre-reading skills. Best for ages 0-5, all ages welcome.


Mondays @ 12-2PM (TUTORING)
    ●  January  28th
    ●  GED/ HSE Tutoring
The Providing Academic Support Success (PASS) offers a strategy for high school exam preparation. Practice tests are available. Tutors help students evaluate areas they need to strengthen prior to taking the test. Work is assigned individually, with one-on-one support. There is no cost to participants, start at any time, self-paced learning, individualized tutoring, and they have six different locations. Currently, at the Ray County Library, the PASS program meets every Monday in the Community Room from 12-2pm. interested individuals can contact the front desk or call 816-726-6717.


Tuesdays @ 4:00 pm - 5:00pm (FAMILY PROGRAMS BEST FOR AGES 5-12)
    ●  February 5, Evening Storytime: We sing, read stories and make crafts that help develop pre-reading skills. Best for ages 0-7, all ages welcome.
    ● February 12, Marbles, Building Bricks and Robots:  Learn to play marbles, create with building bricks, experiment with robots and other STEM activities.    
●February 26,  Sheep at the Library:  We will be having a program to learn all about sheep. There will be lambs to see and pet.


Wednesdays @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm  (TEEN TIME FOR AGES 12-18)
    ●   February  6, 13, 20, and 27
    ●   Teen Time at the library will include chess, robotics, board games, craft projects, snacks, cooking and more.


MONTHLY: ANNOUNCEMENTS / SCHEDULED EVENTS / PROGRAMS

February AARP- By appointment only this year! Please give us a call and schedule your appointment at 816-776-5104.

February 18th, 2019(CLOSED)
    ●   The Ray County Library will be closed for President’s Day.

February 1st, 2019, @ 1:00 pm  Ray County Board of Directors Meeting
    ●  Regular Monthly Meeting of the Ray County Board of Trustees

February 7th, 2019 @ 4:45  pm (ADULT PROGRAM)
    ●  Scrapbookers wanted! Please come join us for a new scrapbooking program at 5:30 PM. This is an adult program for individuals 18 years or older.

February 14th and 28th, 2019 @ 4:45 pm (ADULT PROGRAM)
    ● Knitting and crocheting group will be here in our meeting room. This program is for adults 18+.

February 21st, 2019 @ 10:00 am Health as a Whole  (Adult Program)
    ●  Join Registered Nurse Lacey Sullenger, for health education and conversation in the library’s Meeting Room.

February 21st  @ 5:00 pm ( ADULT PROGRAM )
    ● Come create your own upcycled book craft! Samara Gant the Technical Service Librarian will show you how to create a fun project that is fun to teach your friends. This program is limited to 10 spots so please call us at 816-776-5104 or register at the link below.

https://goo.gl/forms/YuvR6oFZhELPiwED2

February 25th, 2019, @ 9:30 AM  Ray County Board of Directors Meeting
    ●  Regular Monthly Meeting of the Ray County Board of Trustees

February 27th, 2019 @ 12 pm (ADULT BOOK CLUB)
    ●  NEW BOOK CLUB! SEEKING MEMBERS.  

February 28th, 2019 @ 5:15 pm ( ADULT PROGRAM)
Adult Game Night is here! Come join us as we challenge each other and make new friends. Call 816-776-51041 for any questions.


SPECIAL Activities & Assistance

FREE Genealogy Assistance  
    ●  Do you need help with microfilm research?  The Ray County Library offers a unique opportunity for genealogy seekers.  We have 100+ rolls of film that contain local information. We would like to help connect local people with the past. Call the front desk at 816-776-5104.

Future Program Suggestions
    ●  Please feel free to call the Ray County Library with ideas and suggestions for future programs.Outreach
    ●  Outreach is available to patrons who are home-bound. The librarians pick a collection of books which suit that patron and deliver them to their home when needed. Please contact the front desk if you would like to be included in this service.


Reserve a Librarian   

    ●  The Ray County Library’s Reserve a Librarian service allows you to spend a 30-minute session with a librarian who can offer assistance tailored to your needs. This will allow you to reserve a librarian for an uninterrupted one-on-one, face to face, 30-minute session. Reserve a Librarian requires 3-day advance notice and requests for specific times are dependent on staff availability. Appointments are limited to 30 minutes in length to allow staff to serve the greatest number of residents. To set up a convenient time please contact the front desk at 816-776-5104.




​​

SPECIAL Activities & Assistance

  • FREE Genealogy Assistance
  • Outreach
  • Reserve a Librarian

Featured Basket
of the Month

Coming soon...

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
    Bookmobile Summer Basket
  7. Managing Director
    August Basket - Find a Good Tree to Read Under
  8. Managing Director
    September Basket
  9. Managing Director
    October Basket
  10. Managing Director
    November Basket
  11. Managing Director
    December Basket

Have a question, concern, or comment?

Feel free to contact us on the form below. We will reply as fast as we can.
Name
Email
Message
Send
Submit