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 […]
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Catalog and digital material will not be available Dec. 18 from 5:00 pm – midnight.
Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet Troupe will be at Yankee Clipper Branch this Saturday!
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Learn about the life and times of a World War II-era steam engine.
As a nanny, I try to incorporate music as much as possible into my daily routine. Not just for the kids enjoyment, but for my sanity as well! Music is a great way to calm the mind and reduce stress. For music that adults can enjoy as well as the kids, I love Jack Johnson’s […]
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November 19, 2016 | Comments Off on Fun Spanish Books to Read Together!
Have you ever wanted to read books in Spanish to your child but were unsure of where to start? The Grand Rapids Public Library has a great collection of Spanish picture books. Many of them are bilingual, allowing for parents or the child to read the story in both languages! As the library gears up […]
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