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 For the safety of library staff and your neighbors, we ask that you do not use the library as a gathering place at this time. We are happy to assist you to find and retrieve materials, answer reference questions and offer short term computer use. Thank you for keeping our town safe!

Thank you for your cooperation!

Library website: www.garnavillo.lib.ia.us

Library email: garnavillolibrary@gmail.com

Phone # 563-964-2119


Weather Conditions

      Due to the latest weather conditions the Library will be open from 10:00 am - Noon this morning.                            Closing early due to the heavy snow that is predicted for the area.      Saturday -  January 28, 2023.

Sorry for any inconvenience. Stay safe!


Valentine Kids Craft Hour

The Garnavillo Public will be holding a Valentine Kids Craft Hour on Saturday, February 11 from 11:00 AM to Noon. Come join us at the library and be creative. Look for the Valentine animal in the children’s section of the Library for a chance to enter in our February contest.



The Garnavillo Public will be accepting non perishable food items, personal supplies and cleaning supplies for the Clayton County Food Shelf. If you would like to donate, just bring in your items and put them in our designated box set up for the County food shelf. The librarians will make sure that the items in the box are delivered to the food shelf.                                   Thank you for any support that you can give to this project.

Dry Cleaning .... pick up and drop off site.

The Library is now accepting items to be dropped off for the Decorah Cleaners to pick up.  The cleaners pick up the items on Tuesdays but items can be brought in during library hours and placed in the holding location at the library.  Talk to a librarian if you have any questions about this service.