​​Ray County Library Program and Event Calendar

​​​​ March-April 2020​​​​

Ray County Library Coronavirus Update
Ray County Library has implemented the following emergency procedures through April 26.
  • The library is closed through April 26.
  • Currently checked-out items will have their due dates extended through April 26.
  • Library Guest WiFi will be accessible from outside the building with a range limit.  Please email us at [email protected] to obtain the access code.  Staff will have limited ability to respond to email messages.
  • There are many online resources available on our website.  Go to raycountylibrary.com/resources to access a wide variety of ebooks, eAudiobooks, research databases, and more!
  • All youth and adult programs have been canceled through April 26. This includes Story Time, Family Story Time, Teen Time, Craft Night, Knitting & Crocheting, Health as Whole and all book clubs.
  • Please check our Website and Facebook page frequently for updates as well as tips on “social distancing” ideas such as learning at home, etc. Stay well – we will all get through this together!

Coronavirus (COVID-19)


FREE Genealogy Assistance 
  • Do you need help with family history 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 for more information 816-776-5104.

Homebound Outreach
  • Books, audiobooks on CD, and DVDs can be delivered to patrons who are unable to come to the library due to health or disability.  We provide this service both to individual patrons and senior care facilities.  Homebound outreach services vary depending on the needs of each individual and organization.  Participants of this service will receive high-level readers advisory service, in which the library staff will gain an understanding of the reader’s preferences and make sure to select items that are specific to their needs.  Please call us at 816-776-5104 to enroll or find out more about this service. 

The Ray County Library’s Reserve a Librarian

  • The 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. This service 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 us at 816-776-5104.

Activities and Assistance

Basket Winners

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    January Patron Appreciation Basket
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    February Valentine's Day Basket
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    March Basket - Spring is Coming
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    April Basket - When it Rains it Pours
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    May Basket
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    Bookmobile Summer Basket
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    August Basket - Find a Good Tree to Read Under
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    September Basket
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    October Basket
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    November Basket
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    December Basket