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June 23, 2020

Gridley Library will be opening for appointment only beginning Monday, June 29.  Please call and reserve your time so that we may be able to practice social distancing.   Beginning June 29th the library will be open our normal hours.

  • Please stay home if you are sick!
  • Masks are encouraged.
  • All high-touch surfaces will be wiped down throughout the day.
  • Items will be quarantined.
  • Curbside services will still be available upon request by calling the library, 309-747-2284.


2020 Teen Summer Reading Program

June 9, 2020


The staff is excited that we will have a Teen Summer Reading Program, “Dig Deeper:  Read!  Investigate!  Discover!,” beginning Monday, June 8.  All students 6th grade through high school are invited to participate. As in past years, for every Gridley Library book read, you will receive an entry slip to go into a prize drawing at the ending party!

The week of June 8 – 12, there will be the library cat murder mystery posted at the library windows… guess who murdered the library cat and win a prize!

On Thursday, July 9 at 4:00 pm there will be a Photo Scavenger Hunt, followed by the ending party with the prize drawing and ice cream.

Please make sure your parents sign the Photo Liability Release form on our website under the 2020 Summer Reading Program link

Hope to see you soon!




2020 Summer Reading Program

June 9, 2020

The staff is excited that we will have an online summer reading program “Dig Deeper:  Read, Investigate, Discover!,” beginning June 8 – July 13.

Please scroll down the right hand side and click on the 2020 summer reading program link that will have reading logs, a program schedule, and a chance to pick your prize.  You will receive your prize the following week with your next order of books.  There will also be a photo liability release form for your parents to print, sign, and return to the library.  Then your parents can send us pictures of you reading or doing one of our library activities.

On Gridley Library’s website and on Facebook, there are instructions on how you may reserve your books.  If your parents have Facebook, please have them “like” our page so that they will receive all of Gridley Public Library District’s updates.  If you have any questions, please call us at 747-2284, we are very happy to help!

Hope to see you soon!

Curbside Pickup Service Beginning June 1

May 26, 2020

We have missed our library patrons!

We are excited to begin curbside pickup service starting next week, June 1.   Our library pickup hours will be 10:00 – 12:00 on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for senior and immune compromised patrons.  All patrons may use the curbside service on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 1:00 – 6:00 and Fridays from 1:00 – 5:00.

So you want to put materials on hold for curbside pickup . . . 

Please place your holds online by going to and clicking on “Search Our Catalog,” (You will need your library card number and your PIN) or by emailing, or by calling the library at 747-2284.  While interlibrary loan has been paused, we are limited to items on the Gridley Library shelves.  If you have any questions or need assistance, please call the library and, if we are not there, please leave a message.  We will get back to you as soon as possible!


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.