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The Gila Valley Library promotes literacy and lifelong learning in keeping with its mission statement to provide excellent interactive children's programming and varied and creative resources for adults that reflect the diversity and interests of this frontier community.

! PLEASE NOTE !
Regular GVL board meetings are the fourth Sunday of each month
(except June, July, August, December) 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., at the library.
All are welcome!

SUMMER STEAM CAMP 2019 BEGINS JUNE 17
More info below, on PROGRAMS page, or call Madge: 535-2602

MERRITT HELFFERICH REMEMBERED

In honor of Merritt Helfferich [August 10, 1935 – May 2, 2019], who energetically supported our library since its establishment in 2004, a generous patron established the MERRITT HELFFERICH ENDOWMENT FUND, to provide a foundation for the library’s sustainability. Serving as both board chair and treasurer, Merritt was devoted to ensuring the library’s long-term financial stability, and this fund in his name helps do just that. To contribute to this fund, you may send a check to the Gila Valley Library (PO Box 439, Gila, NM 88038), and in the memo line, note that it is for the Merritt Helfferich Endowment Fund. Merritt's dedication to literacy and lifelong learning live on. The Gila Valley Library and its patrons are grateful for your support, as we know Merritt would be. Thank you.
Merritt, demonstrating magnetism to STEAM Camp kids

 

HOURS
MONDAY  9 am – 4 pm
WEDNESDAY  9 am – 4 pm
FRIDAY  9 am – 4 pm
SATURDAY  10 am – 2 pm


LOCATION
Gila Valley Library
411 Hwy 211, PO Box 439,
Gila, New Mexico 88038
Phone: 575-535-4343
gilavalleysu@outlook.com


Search → GVL's catalog for books, audiobooks, or DVDs by title, author, director, or subject, and manage your account online, such as renewing items you have checked out or reserving items you would like to check out.

El Portal → to find free online magazines, newspapers, reference books and journals from the NM State Library.



The library, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, depends on support from our patrons. Drop by, mail a check, or click the Donate button to help.

Special THANKS to HMS for sharing their land and building!

PROGRAMS
STEAM Camp 2019
for ages 5 to 11

WE ACHIEVE GREATER HEIGHTS THROUGH SUPPORT FROM GENEROUS FUNDERS AND DONORS LIKE YOU!

Thank you for your support during our annual fundraiser!
With your help we exceeded our goal of $10,000 to build the
Wayne Welburn Room for Children & Multipurpose Room

YOU CAN SEE HOW WE DID ONLINE AT
GIVE GRANDLY!

 

— library illustration, Steve Waldvogel –

GVL is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, southwest New Mexico.
Help sustain and grow the Gila Valley Library – your support is appreciated!