The regular meeting of the Board of Library Commissioners scheduled for Tuesday, July 29, at 5:30 p.m. has been canceled. The board meets on a monthly basis in the board room on the 5th level at the Main Library. The next meeting is scheduled for August 26 at 5:30 p.m. For more information related to […]
The Board of Library Commissioners has changed the time of its regular meeting in June. The meeting will be at 5:30 pm on Monday, June 30, 2014. All regular meetings are open to the public. Public comment is welcome when the meeting begins and again when the meeting concludes. Board meetings are held at the […]
Seymour, West Leonard and Yankee Clipper are also closed on Saturday, June 5.
Madison Square, Ottawa Hills, Van Belkum, and West Side are also closed on Saturday, May 25.
The Grand Rapids Public Library is planning to restructure its internal operations beginning July 1, 2014. Using the guidelines set forth by the Board of Library Commissioners, the library will minimize the impact on the citizens of Grand Rapids by not closing any branches or cutting open hours. The library will transform its staffing model […]
Position: Library Assistant Department: Reference and Adult Services Youth Services Rate of Pay: $18.2556 to $19.7431 Hours: Minimum of 20 hours / week (evening and weekend hours may be required) Posting Date: April 16, 2014 Closing Date: April 23, 2014 This is a posting for 2 open positions in the Library, the departments are named […]
Four years of increasingly drastic budget cuts coupled with the advisability of shrinking the library budget to a level of sustainability has become our primary goal for 2014. We recognize that tax capture and other economic tools detrimental to property tax growth are not going away and this also necessitates a new focus on core […]
Did you know that April is National Poetry Month? And did you know that Grand Rapids has its very own Poet Lauereate? Come join us on April 3rd at 5:30pm at the Main library as L.S. Klatt is appointed Grand Rapids’ Poet Laureate. Klatt is a professor at Calvin College and his poetry has been […]
All Grand Rapids Public Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20, 2014 for Easter.