Come down to the Main Library this evening at 7pm for a lively panel discussion that’s part of our GR Reads Summer program! WGVU’s Shelley Irwin, Mlive’s Tanda Gmiter, WZZM’s Taz Painter, crisis management expert Dr. Curt Bechler and moderator Dave Jaconette from WJRW will discuss how media coverage of a disaster can change public […]
We’ve added several new additions to the Main Library’s Books By the Stack collection! These titles are great for groups to read together even if you don’t have the time during these dog days to read as often as you’d like (these specialty designated ‘Book Club’ copies check out for six weeks instead of the […]
The Grand Rapids Public Library’s Board of Library Commissioners is seeking candidates to fill two seats.
Grand Rapids Public Library currently has an opening for a part-time custodian. This position is scheduled for 20 hours per week and offers sick, vacation, and holiday pay. Pay starts at $13.0856 per hour and offers the opportunity for increases beginning at six months. See below for more information. If you are interested in […]
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Did you know that you can check out passes good for entry to state parks, forests and recreation areas? Did you know that you can also check out passes for free admission or discounts to museums and other cultural organizations around the state? Well, you can, and now it’s combined in one program: the Michigan Activity Pass. To […]
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