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EatPlayGrow

Was one of your New Year’s Resolution to live a healthier lifestyle? Besides the library’s Veggie Van visits and Cooking Matters classes, we will also now be offering a monthly family activity! EatPlayGrow is an initiative to help families develop healthy habits. Working with Cherry St. Health Systems, we will offer songs, stories, and tons […]

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One Crazy Summer

Read the book all the 5th graders in Grand Rapids will be reading.

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Share the love of reading with your favorite kids!

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Share the Warmth

A Winter Break Activity for Kids

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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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Let’s Play!

Play, learn, and grow together

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Amazing Artwork!

Some of the artwork created this week in Youth Services at the Main Library – our young artists draw inspiration from diverse sources!

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Let’s Play! at Yankee Clipper

To help encourage parents and caregivers learn the importance and value of play, Grand Rapids Public Library’s Yankee Clipper Branch is holding Let’s Play! workshops this fall. Beginning in September, families with children 0-5 can attend this four week series. Each week an early childhood professional will be on hand to answer any questions parents […]

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3.5 Weeks left of the Summer Reading Challenge!

Here’s my little summer reader! Have your kids claimed their T-SHIRT or BACKPACK yet? There is still time! They have about 3.5 weeks left to complete the summer reading challenge and claim all their prizes. There are also many Mad Scientist Workshops left as well. Haven’t signed up yet? You can still do that, too! Remember, […]

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Summer Reading Challenge… Halfway

Farewell to the first half of the 2014 Summer Reading Challenge! Yaaaaaaay!!!! We’ve had lots of fun reading and enjoying the Mad Scientist Workshops, Cirque Amongus and the Science of Dinosaurs with Paleo Joe. If you have not joined the Summer Reading Challenge, there is still time so stop by any Grand Rapids Public Library […]

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