The Library is not just about books. Check out these unique collections that can be found at the Grundy Library.
These bags are for all ages and contain 5-8 library materials (books, DVDs, etc.) per bag. Request your Grab Bag by calling 215-788-7891 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Grab Bags will be available for check out the next day the library is open for pick up. The following themed bags are available (or ask for your own idea!):
- Beach Reads
- Home Gardens
- American History
- Grilling at Home
- Get Organized
- Mystery Reads
- Home Improvement
- Reading Olympics
- Strong Female Leads
- Pride and Diversity
Children – Elementary
- Reading Olympics 2021
- Animals (Non-fiction)
- Who Was Series
- I survived Series / Tarshis
- Space / NASA (Non-Fiction)
- Coding (Non-Fiction)
- My Weird School / Gutman
- Goosebumps / Stine
- Fairy Tales (J Fiction & J Non-Fiction)
- Graphic Novel Grab Bag (JGN)
- Awesome Authors – Jason Reynolds
- Awesome Authors – Jacqueline Woodson
Children – Baby/Preschool
- New Books
- Biscuit Series
- Fancy Nancy Series
- Fly Guy Series
- National Geographic Series
The Grundy Library is pleased to offer free passes to several area attractions. The Museum Pass program allows library customers to visit area attractions for free and provides an opportunity for learning, cultural enrichment, and fun for the entire family.
For more information, go to Museum Passes.
The Grundy Library offers a collection of circulating board games. The Board Game collection allows individuals to check-out board games for education and family fun.
The Grundy Library has a collection of binge boxes, which are themed assortments of DVDs, assembled in one box for your binge-ing pleasure! Such themed boxed are: “Chick Flicks”, “Studio Ghibli”, “True Crime”, “Rocky” and “Period Dramas”.
The Grundy Library offers a collection of circulating tablets pre-loaded with educational and recreational content for kids, teens, and adults.
BRISTOL RIVERSIDE THEATRE COLLECTION
The Grundy Library has a collaborative collection with the Bristol Riverside Theatre that includes a collection of books, 2 backpacks featuring items to coordinate with the Main Stage productions, and 3 cultural pass vouchers, which patrons are eligible to claim and use at the box office to get 2 free tickets for a Main Stage show (patrons are eligible to claim one voucher per Main Stage season).
VINYL AND RECORD PLAYERS & IN-HOUSE LISTENING STATION
The Grundy Library has a collection of vinyl and 2 Victrola players available for check out, and an in-house listening station. The vinyl and Victrola record players are non-holdable and must be checked out and returned to the Grundy Library. Some of the vinyl collection includes: Nirvana, Taylor Swift, the Beatles, Prince and Fleetwood Mac.