UPCOMING & EXCITING THINGS @ Ray County Library

WEEKLY LIBRARY ACTIVITIES & PROGRAMS

Mondays @ 10:00AM & 1:00PM (STORYTIME)
December 31- no storytime
January 21 - 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 (GED/HSE 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)

  ● January 8, Evening Storytime: We sing, read stories and make crafts that help develop pre-reading skills. Best for ages 0-7, all ages welcome.

    ● January 15,  Penguins: We will read Penguin by Polly Dunbar, create a penguin watercolor picture and learn how penguins stay warm.

    ● January 22,  Polar Bears We will read Polar Star by Sally Grindley paint a polar bear picture and perform a science experiment to demonstrate how polar bears stay warm on the ice.

    ● January 29,  Marbles, Building Bricks and Robots:  Learn to play marbles, create with building bricks, experiment with robots and other STEM activities.

  Wednesdays @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm  (TEEN TIME FOR AGES 12-18)
    ●   January 9, 16, 23, and 30
    ●   NO TEEN TIME on JANUARY 2
    ●   Teen Time at the library will include chess, robotics, board games, craft projects, snacks, cooking and more.


MONTHLY: ANNOUNCEMENTS / SCHEDULED EVENTS / PROGRAMS

December 31, 2018, and January 1, 2019(CLOSED)
The Ray County Library will be closed for New Year's Eve and New Year’s Day.

January 1, 2019 (CLOSED)
    ●  The Ray County Library will be closed for New Year’s Day.

January 21, 2019(CLOSED)
    ●   The Ray County Library will be closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


January 3rd, 2019 @ 5:30  pm (ADULT PROGRAM)
    ●  NEW Scrapbookers wanted! Please come join us at 5:30 PM. This is an adult program for individuals 18 years or older.

January 22nd, 2019, @ 9:30 am Monthly Ray County Board of Directors Meeting
    ●  Regular Monthly Meeting of the Ray County Board of Trustees

January 10th and 24th, 2019 @ 4:45 pm (ADULT PROGRAM)
    ● NEW Knitting and crocheting group will be here in our meeting room. This program is for adults 18+.

January 17th @ 5:15 pm ( ADULT PROGRAM )
    ● Come create your own unique wine glass! There are only 10 spots available please register at the link below or call 816-776-5104

https://goo.gl/forms/OaM6AuLsMw61MjB23

January 23rd, 2019 @ 12 pm (ADULT BOOK CLUB)
    ●  NEW BOOK CLUB! SEEKING MEMBERS.  

January 24th and 31st  @ 5:30 pm Genealogy  (Adult Program)
    ●  The Adult Outreach & Programming Librarian will be helping people use the library resources to discover their families past.


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SPECIAL Activities & Assistance

  • FREE Genealogy Assistance
  • Outreach
  • Reserve a Librarian

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