Notice: Board of Library Commissioners Special Meeting Time Change

NOTICE: The time of the December 15, 2015 Closed Session of the Grand Rapids Public Library Board of Commissioners meeting has changed from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm.    

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Library Holiday Closings

Stock up on your favorite books, movies, music before the holidays

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The weather outside is frightful…

…which makes it the perfect time to settle in with a good book.

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History Detectives 2016

We are sleuthing for local history on Saturday, January 23.

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Say hello to our newest digital collection

We are pretty thrilled to introduce our newest digital photograph collection: the Robinson Studio – Grand Rapids Herald series. As of today, you can explore nearly 800 photographs from the Robinson Studio between the 1930s and 1960s. The photos were taken for the Grand Rapids Herald, a local newspaper some of you may remember. They […]

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Exploring Michigan: Back Roads and Small Towns

join us on Tuesday, December 15 to journey through Michigan with author Bill Murphy.

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Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet Troupe

Come join us for this popular holiday tradition.

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Music in the Stacks: Tokyo Morose

Have a musical interlude at the library!

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Show your library love!

Show your library love by making a donation to the Grand Rapids Public Library Foundation!

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Santa’s Workshop

Come to the library after the parade on Saturday, November 21 for holiday treats and crafts!

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