February may seem far away, and that’s because it is. But! The library is starting it’s engines for the 10th Annual Taste of Soul Sunday on February 15. This year we are hosting a poster contest to commemorate the ten year anniversary for this event. The contest is open to the public and the winner […]
There is no such thing as a natural entrepreneur. It is a learned skill. That’s why every entrepreneur, no matter their industry, age, or expertise, needs a mentor. A good mentor can help an entrepreneur avoid the pitfalls they faced, seize opportunities, and save great amounts of time and heartache. Luckily, for the entrepreneurs of […]
Come celebrate Día de los Muertos with the Grand Rapids Public Library.
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Day of the Dead is a traditional world holiday, especially celebrated in Mexico, that goes back 2,500 – 3,000 years. Many religious traditions have or have had special times of the year, (like All Souls Day) when the space between worlds narrows, and special activities and rituals help us to connect with those we miss. […]
The Grand Rapids Public Library is hosting a series of Focused Conversations to help guide our new strategic plan. Led by facilitator Eric Cramer, these session are casual conversations to learn more about what our patrons need from their library. Each session will last 1-1 1/2 hours. If you are interested in attending one of […]
If you are the type to check your account right after returning a few books just to be sure they got checked in, we’ve got something great for you. You can enable Check-In Receipts from your My Account Page. Once you’ve logged into your account, Click on Account Preferences, then on Notification Preferences. Click the check-box […]
Honor a loved one’s memory with an altar.
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Featuring nine great West Michigan authors and keynote speaker Wade Rouse
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