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Huge Book Sale!

Find bargains, treasures, and deals!

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Seven Authors Not Coming to the Library

One program regularly offered at the library are author visits. Whether it’s a local writer promoting a new novel or an author knowledgeable about a topic relevant to our community, we’re always looking for artists to share their stories with us. However, the winds of change are making it difficult for some people to visit […]

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Recent Feminist Fiction

Don’t even ask, just grab these recently published novels incorporating feminist themes or characters — Prefer to read and discuss with friends? Consider the following from our Books By the Stack collection —

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Urban Forests: An Evening with Jill Jonnes

Author Jill Jonnes will share her work in the area of “Trees as Green Infrastructure” on Wednesday, March 8.

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Rant / Rave / Review: Film Discussion Series

Stream the film on Kanopy, then come and discuss it with us.

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Staff Picks on Kanopy

Kanopy is a digital streaming service with movies and documentaries that you can watch for free with your GRPL library card. Find out more about what Kanopy has to offer and how to get started. In honor of this year’s Academy Awards, we thought it would be interesting to highlight some films in the library’s Kanopy […]

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New and Future Movie Releases

Streaming Movies Don’t forget you can stream popular films, kids movies, TV shows and more from Hoopla or the Criterion Collection, foreign films, indies, documentaries and more from Kanopy! Printable List of New and Future Movie Releases (.pdf) February Allied Arrival Bad Santa 2 Doctor Strange Edge of Seventeen The Girl on the Train Hacksaw […]

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Final week of the Winter Reading Challenge

If the recent +60°F temps aren’t a large enough reminder that the season is nearing its end, here’s another: you’ve only seven more days to claim your free canvas book bag by visiting your local library and letting us know that you’ve completed your Winter Reading Challenge! And hey, what’s that in the foreground? Could […]

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Timely fiction — beyond 1984 and Brave New World

We often feel that need to read the same book at the same time because the shared collective experience influences our personal reading choices. An easy example would be how an individual book will see several holds placed for it after it’s been made into a film or featured on a popular talk show. An […]

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New and Future Book Releases

eBooks/Downloads Don’t forget you can download popular eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital comics, and magazines from our Digital Downloads! Printable List of New and Future Book Releases (.pdf) February Armstrong, Kelley – A Darkness Absolute Billingham, Mark – Rush of Blood Beaton, M. C. – Death of a Ghost Blaedel, Sara – The Lost Woman Brody, Frances […]

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