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Mission Statement-

The Grimes Public Library is a comfortable and productive place to connect with the community in person and online.

The library provides free and equally available resources and services to:

 • promote reading readiness and encourage the love of reading;

 • provide access and guidance for information technology;

 • support life-long learning; and

 • stimulate imagination through reading, viewing and listening for pleasure.

Reviewed by the Grimes Public Library Board of Trustees May 2009.

Sunday 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Monday 9:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 8:00pm Librarysmall
Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Click here for future library closings.

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We have thousands of audio books, books, magazines, and movies all available to be checked out for one to three weeks. 

Thousands of eAudio Books, eBooks and eMagazines available for free through Wilbor Advantage and Zinio. 
Daily and Weekly Newspapers
Free WiFi
Friends of the Grimes Public Library
Friday Card Club 
Inter-Library Loans available are available for a small fee. 
Monthly Bingo Game
Monthly Book Discussion Group meets on the first Monday at 6:00 pm. 
Monthly Tech Drop-In
Reader's Advisory and Reference Support is always available!
Eight public Computers (Six PC's and Two MAC's) and an I-pad for in-house use. 
Two meeting rooms available

Please  with comments or suggestions on how we can best meet your needs!













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Grimes Public Library
200 North James Street
PO Box 290
Grimes, IA 50111

Phone: 515-986-3551
Fax: 515-986-9553
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