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Community Collection Day: Share Your Family History

Community Collection Day: Share Your Family History

As part of our Día de los Muertos Family Day, we invite families to bring in their photographs, letters, journals and other pieces of family history to the library. Library staff share ways to preserve your family history, including scanning items to make a digital...
Art Reading Room

Art Reading Room

Art has been popping up everywhere in downtown Grand Rapids with the start of ArtPrize 9. If your feet hurt from walking all over downtown, take a break and browse through our beautiful art books. We’ve set up a special Art Reading Room at the Main Library for...
Honor a deceased loved one

Honor a deceased loved one

Build an altar to honor a deceased loved one. An important part of any Día de los Muertos celebration is making an altar to honor loved ones who have passed away. After the altar is built, offerings (ofrendas) are then left at the altar. Some of the items the person...