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Modern Immigration, Local Impact

A panel discussion on Wednesday, February 15 in partnership with Grand Rapids Civic Theatre.

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Taste of Soul Sunday

Join us on February 19, 2017 to celebrate African American history & culture.

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Yes, There Is A Michigan Accent

An evening with author Edward McClelland

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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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Fake News in the Headlines

In this interactive discussion, panelists will examine how false news stories spread and why people believe them.

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Volunteer for one of our biggest events, Taste of Soul Sunday!

Every year, the Grand Rapids Public Library organizes and hosts an event called “Taste of Soul Sunday.” It is a day to explore and celebrate African American culture and history, full of great entertainment, food, and education. It takes a lot of work, so we’re offering this exciting volunteer opportunity! As a volunteer, you will monitor rooms and lines, […]

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#ReadSoHard Book Club

Join us and make a new year’s resolution to #ReadSoHard.

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The Winter Wonderland Puppet Concert

Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet Troupe will be at Yankee Clipper Branch this Saturday!

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An Evening with Kevin Keefe: Twelve-Twenty Five

Learn about the life and times of a World War II-era steam engine.

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Music in the Stacks: Jes Kramer

Join us for a musical interlude in the library.

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