Please visit the main job posting if you would like more information or to apply. Are you ready to engage with the community on a fundamental level to open minds, level the playing field, and nourish positive development? Grand Rapids Public Library believes in the power of knowledge to transform both individuals and communities for […]
Learn about the life and times of a World War II-era steam engine.
As a nanny, I try to incorporate music as much as possible into my daily routine. Not just for the kids enjoyment, but for my sanity as well! Music is a great way to calm the mind and reduce stress. For music that adults can enjoy as well as the kids, I love Jack Johnson’s […]
Join us for a musical interlude in the library.
Grand Rapids Public Library believes in the power of knowledge to transform both individuals and communities for the better. A nationally recognized and innovative leader in public library service, GRPL is currently welcoming applications for a part-time Library Clerical Aide in our Customer Service department. We are looking for someone to join our team who […]
Join our team as a library page! The library page position is a part-time, entry-level position which requires no previous library experience. This position performs the essential function of returning items accurately to shelves so that items can be retrieved when needed by patrons and staff. If you are organized, detail-oriented, like the library, and are […]
Have you ever wanted to read books in Spanish to your child but were unsure of where to start? The Grand Rapids Public Library has a great collection of Spanish picture books. Many of them are bilingual, allowing for parents or the child to read the story in both languages! As the library gears up […]
Grand Rapids Public Library takes pride in our facilities. With over 211,000 square feet of public space and over 850,000 visitors per year, the GRPL Maintenance team works hard year-round to keep things tidy, comfortable, and functional at our eight locations. GRPL is currently welcoming applications for a part-time custodian (the official title is “Public […]
For the Thanksgiving holiday
What’s happening? If you’ve ever read or heard any local history story, chances are you’ve been left wondering more about something — maybe a detail you think would be great to have fleshed out and related. The Grand Rapids Public Library’s annual winter program, History Detectives, is the place to come learn about such details! […]
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- An Evening with Kevin Keefe: Twelve-Twenty Five
- Fun Songs to Sing
- Music in the Stacks: Jes Kramer
- Fun Spanish Books to Read Together!
- All locations closed on Thursday, November 24, 2016
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