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Calling All Volunteers for Taste of Soul Sunday 2015

Taste of Soul Sunday is right around the corner. The event is slated for Sunday, February 15th from 1:00 – 4:30 p.m. So, what exactly is Taste of Soul Sunday? Taste of Soul is an event celebrating African-American heritage and culture. It’s one of the best attended programs offered at GRPL, and in the past […]

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Share the Warmth

A Winter Break Activity for Kids

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All I want for Christmas is a better ACT score…

Sign up today for our free ACT Prep Workshop on Saturday, December 13 at 11:00 am

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Affordable Care Act

Information and Enrollment Sessions – Get your questions answered.

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Ice Caves of Leelanau

Discover the incredible Leelanau Ice Caves with a presentation by Ken Scott

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ACT Prep Workshop

Teens, don’t forget to sign up for ACT Prep Workshop to be held at the Main Library in the Ryerson Auditorium on Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wendy Marty, professional Academic Coach, will show you techniques and tips to raise your ACT score. Each attendee will take home a free […]

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The Hidden Gems for Veterans

Join experts from the law firm of Plachta, Murphy & Associates, P.C. for a free, no obligation, educational presentation on “The Hidden Gems for Veterans” Thursday, November 6, from 5:30-7:00 pm at the downtown location of the Grand Rapids Public Library, 111 Library St. NE.  This presentation is designed specifically for veterans, spouses, caregivers, and […]

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Santa’s Workshop

Come to the library after the parade on Saturday, November 22 for holiday treats and crafts!

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Attention Artists: Poster Contest!

Create a poster to celebrate the ten year anniversary of Taste of Soul Sunday! We’re looking for a commemorative poster design that focuses on African American heritage, culture, food, art, and people! Submissions will be narrowed down by the programming committee, and the public will vote for the winner. The winner will receive a prize […]

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2015 Taste of Soul Sunday Poster Contest

February may seem far away, and that’s because it is. But! The library is starting it’s engines for the 10th Annual Taste of Soul Sunday on February 15. This year we are hosting a poster contest to commemorate the ten year anniversary for this event. The contest is open to the public and the winner […]

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