A little history…

The Grayson County Public Library was first located in what was formerly the St. Joseph Elementary School on North Main Street, Leitchfield. It occupied the two classrooms on the main floor, the connecting hallway, the office over the stairs, as well as all the entrances and exits on the main floor. In August of 1976 the Grayson County Public Library Board signed a lease with the St. Joseph Catholic Church of Leitchfield, KY for the use of this space. The Library stayed in this location for four years.
The Grayson County Public Library located at 130 East Market Street opened its doors in May of 1980 with Anniesse Williams as Librarian from 1976-1987. Susan Ferguson(1987) and Bianca Gerbrandt (1988-1994) also served as Library Directors. Karen Gillespie retained her position as Library Director from 1994-2006. Lisa Jones began her position as Library Director in 2007 and retains this position to this day.
A groundbreaking ceremony was held June 6, 2016 for the new Grayson County Public Library at 163 Carroll Gibson Blvd, Leitchfield. The new Library building opened its doors in May of 2017 and had a Grand Opening celebration on June 21, 2017.

Meet our staff

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Lisa

Director


Favorite Book: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee


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Michelle

Bookmobile


Favorite Book: Favorite is a tough word…


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Laura

Youth Services


Favorite Book: The Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling


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Melissa

Assistant Director


Favorite Book: The Best of Me by Nicholas Sparks


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Kevin

Interlibrary Loan


Favorite Book: Language In Thought and Action by S.I. Hayakawa


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Bettie

Periodicals/
Overdues/Genealogy


Favorite Book: Either The Grand Weaver by Ravi Zacharias or Crawford’s Journal by Byron Crawford


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Holly

Circulation/
Adult Programming


Favorite Book: at the moment? The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley


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Hannah

Circulation


Favorite Book: at the moment? Chomp by Carl Hiaasen

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Angela

Circulation


Favorite Book: at the moment? Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell

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Amber

Circulation


Favorite Book: at the moment? Any Nicholas Sparks book 


 
 

GCPL Board Members

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Kindra

President


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Mark

vice-president


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Kay

secretary


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Lauren

Treasurer


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Sanda

Member


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