Immigration Information

A free program on recent changes to immigration laws.

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Teen [Tech]Knowledgey Camp: Registration Begins!

Are you a current 6th, 7th or 8th grade student looking for something fun to do this summer? Check Out our Teen [Tech]Knowledgey Camp! This is a free 4-day camp where you will get your hands on a Kindle HD6 and increase your [tech]knowledge by creating a robot. Lunch and snacks will be provided. Parent/guardian permission to […]

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Board of Library Commissioners Special Meeting May 5

The Board of Library Commissioners has scheduled a special meeting on Tuesday, May 5, at 9:00 am in the board room on the 5th level at the Main Library (111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503). This meeting is open to the public. For more information related to the library board, please visit the […]

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Music in the Stacks: Saltbreaker

A Musical Interlude at the Library

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The Library Catalog Will Be Offline Saturday Evening, April 25

Access to your account, phone renewals, databases, Overdrive and Hoopla will also be offline.

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All locations closed Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day

Madison Square, Ottawa Hills, Van Belkum, and West Side are also closed on Saturday, May 23.

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Treasures of Your Library

View unique items housed in the Grand Rapids History and Special Collections Department of the library.

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Solar Power 101

Get green and learn about the different types of solar power

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March Madness 2015 Winner

And the winner of the 2015 March Madness tournament of books is … All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr In the three years we’ve held this contest, all the winning books you’ve voted for have female main characters! This year’s champion focuses on two kids from opposing sides of World War II. […]

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eReaders Available at Your Branch Library

You can now check out a SimpleTouch Nook at your favorite branch library! Nooks are pre-loaded with staff picks in specific genres, including bestsellers, classics, mysteries, romances and more. They are easy to use and don’t require any downloading. You can check out the list of titles available and the branches where you can check […]

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