I’m excited that Spilled Ink kicked off this week. A read-all-you-can book buffet with prizes is one of my favorite things to do. If you haven’t had a chance to register yet you’ll be pleasantly surprised to discover some of the changes we’ve made. For the first time since Spilled Ink began you’ll be able […]
Our annual adult book club, Spilled Ink, is about to begin its 2013 session. It’s a great way for grown-ups to beat the winter blues, and it is completely free and open to the public! Kick Off- December 5th Spilled Ink officially begins on December 5th this year, and we will be kicking it off with […]
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“If the first woman God ever made was strong enough to turn the world upside down all alone, these women together ought to be able to turn it back, and get it right side up again! And now they is asking to do it, the men better let them.” Isabella Baumfree, who later renamed herself […]
Over 300 people came to the Main Branch of the Grand Rapids Public Library on Saturday, 11/23/13 for Santa’s Workshop. Many came directly from the Art Van Santa Claus Parade to warm up and have some Holiday fun! Children made Christmas trees out of recycled Christmas Cards and Christmas stockings out of paper, yarn, and […]
Doctor Who has made it to its 5oth anniversary this year. Tonight the much anticipated 50th Anniversary Special will be premiering to the delight of Whovians everywhere. Whether you watch Doctor Who or not you have to admit a TV show staying on the air for 50 years is pretty brilliant. What’s even more impressive […]
The Board of Library Commissioners’ Legislative Committee has scheduled a meeting for Friday, November 22, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. in the board room on the 5th level at the Main Library (111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503). State Representative Brandon Dillon is scheduled to be in attendance. This meeting is open to the […]
The Board of Library Commissioners has scheduled a budget information review for Monday, December 2, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. in the board room on the 5th level at the Main Library (111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503). This meeting is open to the public. For more information related to the library board, please […]
There’s nothing more addicting and infuriating than a great book series (especially when your favorite author enjoys cliffhanger endings). First there’s the steady building of an attachment to the characters, the particular place or time and the interesting premise of the story. Then there’s a growing tension as you reach the last few chapters and […]
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