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 library service, GRPL is currently welcoming applications for a Library Business Manager. We are looking for someone to join our team who can help us serve the community through […]
Jessica Anne Bratt of the Grand Rapids Public Library has been named a “Mover and Shaker” in the library industry by the national publication Library Journal. In its March issue, Library Journal named 54 outstanding professionals committed to providing excellent service and shaping the future of libraries. Jessica Anne Bratt was selected because of her […]
Join us on Thursday, March 24 for a reading with Desiree Cooper as she shares from her new book.
March is Women’s History Month, and what better way to celebrate than to check out some books about powerful women! Come see the Rebels, Rogues, and Role Models display at the Main library on the first floor. Browse our large collection of items – fiction and nonfiction – written by and about strong, innovative ladies from […]
Can you tell a funny story? Do you make people laugh? Come join the Grand Rapids Public Library, Toastmasters International and LaughFest in a humor contest on Monday, March 14 at 7 pm. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place. Contestants can do either an improvised stand up performance or a prepared 5 […]
Free events for kids, teens, and adults!
Hoopla is now available at Grand Rapids Public Library.
All Grand Rapids Public Library locations will be closed on Sunday, March 27, 2016 for Easter.
Join us for great discussion on Thursday, March 17 at Avenue for the Arts.
Celebrate Women’s History Month by learning about some local ladies.
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