One of the most recent collections added to the Archives is the Palmer School Building Story Slides. This collection documents the building of the new Palmer School from 1953-1954. Included are images of the construction of the school, classrooms, teachers, and events surrounding the dedication of the building. The original Palmer School was built in […]
May 27, 2014 | Comments Off
10 Books, 40 Events
May 27, 2014 | Comments Off
Seymour, West Leonard and Yankee Clipper are also closed on Saturday, June 5.
May 22, 2014 | Comments Off
Do you want to be a firefighter? A Princess? Move our trains around the track? Fix and build the track? Cook dinner? Put on your own puppet play? And more? Let’s Play at the library! As part of our commitment to provide fun environments where you and your young child can read, play and learn, […]
May 17, 2014 | Comments Off
OK, maybe not a junkie, but I do love pop culture and in particular, I love reading about movies or shows or theatrical productions that are near and dear to my heart. So, when I saw the book Top of the Rock, I knew I had to read it. It is a book about NBC […]
May 15, 2014 | Comments Off
Babies, kids, teens – sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge! The more levels you complete the more prizes you earn! Plus, check out all our awesome events!
It’s fun! You get to be a mad scientist! We challenge kids and teens to take the Summer Reading Challenge to unlock levels and reveal prizes! Parents and caregivers, there are studies that back up the importance of reading in the summer for your child’s brain development and success in school. The Summer Reading Challenge […]
May 6, 2014 | Comments Off
We all know how important it is to encourage our developing little ones to read, but remember that getting ready to write is equally important and will improve a child’s overall literacy. Any time a little one is grasping a writing utensil, they are getting ready to become a writer. Today’s scribbles are tomorrow’s epic […]
May 5, 2014 | Comments Off
Madison Square, Ottawa Hills, Van Belkum, and West Side are also closed on Saturday, May 25.
May 1, 2014 | Comments Off
Are you a current 7th or 8th grade Grand Rapids Public School Student looking for something fun to do this summer? Check Out our Teen [Tech]Knowledgey Camp. This is a free two-session camp where you will get your hands on a Nook (free for your use during the summer), try out digital film technology and […]
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