Featured Hours


Monday, Wednesday, Friday
10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Tuesday and Thursday
10:00 am to 7:00 pm

10:00 am to 2:00 pm


Featured Contact Us

Jay Johnson Public Library
411 Main Street
P.O. Box 369
Quinter, KS 67752

Phone: (785) 754-2171
Fax: (785) 754-3516


Who we are…


DesiRae Churchwell, Circulation Manager and Information Specialist, holds a BA in Elementary Education.  She enjoys reading, playing sports, gardening, research, and computer science.

Peg Flower

Peg Davis, Interlibrary Loan Manager and YA Programming, is a retired teacher born and raised in Quinter. She enjoys reading, bargain hunting and collection. Peg spends a great deal of time moving books and favors historical novels.

Karen Flower

Karen Scott, Archival Assistant and Library Clerk, is currently working on organizing our Heritage Room and updating our genealogy records. Prior to her work here, she worked as a Grain Accountant at Midwest Cooperative, retiring in 2007.

Shawn Shepard, Custodian, is fairly new to the community but he and his family enjoy it very much. He enjoys gardening, fishing, and working on his house.