Come hear holiday stories, help decorate holiday cookies, sing, and enjoy hands-on fun!
Come to the library after the parade on Saturday, November 23 for holiday treats and crafts!
For babies, toddlers, and kids. Help your child get ready for school.
You only have a month left to get your Halloween costume together. The joy of Halloween (besides collecting free candy) is getting to dress up. Unfortunately not all of us have the budgets to splurge on elaborate costume or have trouble thinking up something easy/cheap to put together. In order to help out those with […]
What happens at night when the library lights go out? Read the book When the Library Lights Go Out by Megan McDonald and you’ll find out what happens to some storytime puppets after library hours! The excitement was high at Seymour Branch when all the stuffed animals and their kids arrived. After some fun stories […]
Jedi Knight Training Academy will be held at the Yankee Clipper Branch Library, on Saturday, September 21, 2013, at 3:00 pm. We will be practicing the following Jedi Knight skills: Making a light saber – Make a light saber out of a pool noodle and duct tape. Light saber practice – Use your light saber […]
Woolbur the sheep is really worrying his Maa and Paa. Woolbur doesn’t want his wool sheared, he isn’t using the spinning wheel correctly, and he is having trouble weaving at school. What is going to happen to Woolbur? Will his Maa and Paa ever be able to sleep again? Come join us as Leslie […]
New covers beside the original Mary Grand Pré covers for comparison… Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban […]
Kids and teens, you accepted the challenge to dig into reading. You discovered amazing stories and facts beneath the book covers. Now log those last reading minutes by Monday, September 2nd. Then stop by any Grand Rapids Public Library location no later than September 7th to claim your victory prize. Complete the summer reading challenge […]
Summer Reading Challengers it’s time to celebrate your success! We challenged you to read this Summer and boy did you read! Over 3 million minutes read so far!!!! You still have time to read and collect your finisher prizes, the last day to log reading time is September 2, 2013 (Labor Day) and the last […]