Upcoming Events and Meetings

Tumble Books Library
​Click the link above to access an exciting new resource available for patrons to use at home. The Tumble Books Library contains animated children's books and other fun learning resources. Kids who enjoy ABC Mouse will love this!

Board Meeting
Wednesday, August 17th at 5:00 p.m.
The Ray County Library Board of Trustees will hold a Board Meeting in the Community Room. A Tax Rate Hearing will also be held. 
Summer Reading Program
June 1st- July 29th
Children and teens ages 3-18 can read 1,000 minutes this summer and be entered to win one of our grand prizes. Participants will recieve incentive coupons for every 250 minutes read. Visit the library to sign up! Incentive coupons will be passed out starting June 20th. 

No Storytimes in August
​There will be no storytimes in August as we prepare for storytimes and programming for the year. Thank you for your paitence and we will see you in September!

Ray County Library
215 East Lexington
Richmond, MO 64085

Mon. 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.        Thur.  8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tue.  8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.         Fri.     8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wed. 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.       Sat.    9:00 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Closed Sunday
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- Ray County Library's Mission -
Connect people to information that will allow enrichment of life by fostering information and ideas to promote lifelong learning, literacy development, and community involvement to assure the best quality of life while strengthening all of the communities within the county.