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 the better. A nationally recognized and innovative leader in library service, GRPL is currently welcoming […]
Come to the library after the parade on Saturday, November 21 for holiday treats and crafts!
All Grand Rapids Public Library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2015 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
November is Native American Heritage Month. The idea was originally conceived as “American Indian Day” in 1915 by Dr. Arthur C. Parker, a Seneca Indian. From there, the Congress of the American Indian Association formally declared that the Day would be the second Saturday of each May. It wasn’t until 1990 that George H. W. Bush designated the […]
Have a musical interlude in the library on Wednesday, November 4 at 7:00 pm!
MeL/MeLCat will be temporarily unavailable November 18 – December 2, 2015.
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 library service, GRPL is currently welcoming applications for a full-time Library Systems Administrator. We are looking for someone to join our team who can help us serve the community […]
Winter preparedness brief details tips and rules to survive and thrive in Grand Rapids Although the fall colors are just beginning to peak here in West Michigan, the City of Grand Rapids is already gearing up for winter with a new six-page Winter Preparedness guide, prepared by the City’s 311 Customer Service Center. The Winter […]
All Grand Rapids Public Library locations will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 for a staff inservice.
Now that fall is in full swing, some of you may be in the mood for all things scary and paranormal—if you love Halloween that is, like I do. It’s one of my favorite holidays of the year. Below are some lesser known horror novels that will probably keep you up at night. Books The Troop, […]
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