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Check out our E-resources!

April 17, 2020

The library building is closed until further notice. Your library card is not! Check out our website and  our e-resources. If you need your library card number or PIN for ebooks or if your library card has expired or if you live in the Gridley Library District and need a library card, please contact us by leaving a message on the phone at 309-747-2284 or emailing the library at We will be happy to help and we will get back to you.

Library Closed Until Further Notice (Ebooks and Audio books Available)

March 26, 2020

The Gridley Library is sorry to say the library building is closed until further notice.  However, you may still use your library card for ebooks.  We have two ways that you may borrow free ebooks and audio books.  The links to both platforms can be found on our website, eRead Ilinois (Axis 360 app) and Alliance Digital Media Library powered by Overdrive (Libby app).  You will need to know your library account number (the number on your library card) and your library PIN #.   If you do not know your PIN, you can call the library and leave a message or email and we will get back to you as soon as possible.


March 14, 2020

Due to the Covid-19 virus, the Gridley Public Library District will be closed beginning Monday, March 16 through Monday, March 30. We hope to re-open on Tuesday, March 31. All scheduled programs will be cancelled during this time.  We look forward to serving our patrons again soon!  


February 20, 2020

Focus on Gridley in 2020!  Meet the police chief, fire chief, president of GEMS, and our mayor! Hear about their typical day and also about some exciting experiences serving our community! Please join us this Monday, February 24 at 7:00 p.m.

Bedtime Stories

February 5, 2020

Preschool age children are invited to put on their pajamas and join us for “Bedtime Stories” at the library this Thursday, February 6, at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday Night Crochet

January 15, 2020

Sharon Witzig is returning to teach Crochet Classes!  Beginner Classes are January 21 and January 28 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.  Classes for all skill levels will follow on February 4, 11, 18, and 25 from 6:30 – 8:30.  There is no charge for the classes, but you will need to purchase your own supplies.  Register at the library.

Gridley Library Book Sale

December 5, 2019

The Gridley Public Library will be having a book sale during Christkindl.  You choose the books and fill the bag – $5.00 per bag.  DVDs will be available for $1.00.