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About Us


Rio Grande City Public Library's
Mission Statement
To inspire lifelong learning, access to information, and strengthen our community.


RGCPL has over 10,000 library card holders. We average 4000 visitors a month. Our circulation of library books, audio and visual items increased from 4,951 in 2008 to over 19,000 in 2016.

Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Library was established in 1990. They raise funds and awareness for library programs and projects. Programs such as the Summer Reading Program and other special events throughout the year. Friends also volunteer at library events.