Join us Wednesday, May 25 to hear author and political analyst Jack Lessenberry discuss his new Michigan Notable book.
What’s so special about pre-reading storytime classes at the Grand Rapids Public Library? They are free, they are fun, and we know your child will learn so much! Our knowledgeable staff help plant the seeds of reading long before your child enters school. Each week these fun programs include reading, writing, playing, talking and singing: […]
Kids! Come play music with us on Tuesday, May 17 at 6:30 pm.
Everyone knows about victory gardens, but did you know about Victory Books? The American Library Association, publishers, and the U.S. military got together to issue special lightweight, pocket size paperbacks to our armed forces in World War II. Service men and women could take their minds off the horror and loneliness of war, by visiting […]
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 full-time Library Circulation Operations Supervisor in our Circulation department. We are looking for someone to join our team who […]
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 […]
Through May 22, 2016 show your library card for free admission to the GRAM.
Join us Thursday, May 5 at 7:00 pm as award-winning author Wade Rouse reads from his debut novel, The Charm Bracelet.
Join panelists on Thursday, April 21 to discuss efforts to combat wage theft in the area.
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