Grinnell, Iowa written in tile on a downtown building

Living and Working in Grinnell

Get a feel for what it's like to live and work in Grinnell with these videos produced by the Office of Communications and the Office of Community Enhancement and Engagement.

Meet Grinnell

Hear how community members answer the question, “How would you describe Grinnell?”

Bike in downtown Grinnell


Grinnell is Connected

The benefits of small town living are sometimes unexpected. Listen as residents reflect on the positive ways their lives have been touched by Grinnell.

Students hang out at the local coffee shop, Saints Rest

Grinnell is Growth

Local entrepreneurs describe Grinnell as interesting and authentic, with a rich arts and culture vibe. Find out more about recent growth in Grinnell.

people walk in the street in front of Strand Theater at night

Grinnell is Involved

Grinnell is a community always looking for the next generation of leaders to see and create change. Learn more about volunteer opportunities and the accessibility of community leadership.

students and community members share a meal

Grinnell is Active

Get a peek at the parks, trails, restaurants, shopping, and other opportunities that make Grinnell an interesting place to live, work, and play.

children water a garden

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