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GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

10 Books, 33 Events

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Summer Reading Kick-Off Event

Not All Heroes Wear Capes: Celebrate Community Heroes!

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Immigration Information

A free program on recent changes to immigration laws.

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Music in the Stacks: Saltbreaker

A Musical Interlude at the Library

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Treasures of Your Library

View unique items housed in the Grand Rapids History and Special Collections Department of the library.

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Solar Power 101

Get green and learn about the different types of solar power

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Music in the Stacks: Ghost Heart

A Musical Interlude at the Library

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Ask-a-Lawyer: Employee Rights and Wrongful Termination

The Grand Rapids Public Library Main Branch, in partnership with the Grand Rapids Bar Association, hosts this free series that aims to provide information about common legal issues. At each session, expert attorneys will give a 10 to 30-minute overview of their area of law, followed by a question-and-answer period. This month’s topic: Wed, March […]

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A Polish Doctor in the Nazi Camps

This week Thursday, March 12 at 7 PM, Barbara Rylko-Bauer will join us for a talk about her book: A Polish Doctor in the Nazi Camps. Rylko-Bauer’s mother, Jadzia, was a political prisoner during World War II. She worked as a prisoner-doctor in labor and concentration camps. The book follows Jadzia’s story, her training as […]

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Laughfest Humorous Speech Contest

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 Tuesday, March 11 at 7 pm. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place. Contestants can choose whether they have an improvised stand up performance or […]

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