We Need Your Input!

The Grand Rapids Public Library is hosting a series of Focused Conversations to help guide our new strategic plan. Led by facilitator Eric Cramer, these session are casual conversations to learn more about what our patrons need from their library. Each session will last 1-1 1/2 hours. If you are interested in attending one of […]

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Check-In Receipts

If you are the type to check your account right after returning a few books just to be sure they got checked in, we’ve got something great for you. You can enable Check-In Receipts from your My Account Page. Once you’ve logged into your account, Click on Account Preferences, then on Notification Preferences. Click the┬ácheck-box […]

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Day of the Dead Altar Applications Available

Honor a loved one’s memory with an altar.

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Check It Out!

Use your GRPL card to check out memberships and tickets.

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Celebrate Our Local Authors

Featuring nine great West Michigan authors and keynote speaker Wade Rouse

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Let’s Play!

Play, learn, and grow together

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Get Your Child a Library Card

Don’t forget to get one for yourself too!

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Amazing Artwork!

Some of the artwork created this week in Youth Services at the Main Library – our young artists draw inspiration from diverse sources!

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All locations closed Monday, September 1

The Madison Square, Ottawa Hills, Van Belkum, and West Side Branches are also closed on Saturday, August 30.

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Let’s Play! at Yankee Clipper

To help encourage parents and caregivers learn the importance and value of play, Grand Rapids Public Library’s Yankee Clipper Branch is holding Let’s Play! workshops this fall. Beginning in September, families with children 0-5 can attend this four week series. Each week an early childhood professional will be on hand to answer any questions parents […]

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