• Our mighty-but-tiny library has a collection over 50,000.

  • Our two-person library staff assist 44,000 patrons visit each year, checking out an average of 36 books each.

  • Nearly 40% of the community uses the library.

  • 32% of all checkouts are for children’s materials, and story time at the library overflows our tiny space, filling walkways and even the entranceway.

  • Our wildly popular Lego nights bring parents and children together for hands-on activities, and the summer reading program engages readers of all ages.


Grant County loves our library...

Let’s celebrate our long history of community support of the Grant County Library and imagine what our future could be with a new library in John Day.