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Board of Library Commissioners Special Meeting May 5

The Board of Library Commissioners has scheduled a special meeting on Tuesday, May 5, at 9:00 am in the board room on the 5th level at the Main Library (111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503). This meeting is open to the public. For more information related to the library board, please visit the […]

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The Library Catalog Will Be Offline Saturday Evening, April 25

Access to your account, phone renewals, databases, Overdrive and Hoopla will also be offline.

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Closed for Independence Day

All locations closed Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day

Madison Square, Ottawa Hills, Van Belkum, and West Side are also closed on Saturday, May 23.

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Work at GRPL: Library Page

Job Title: Library Page Location: Grand Rapids Public Library (All locations) Wage Range: $8.15 to $8.90 per hour Hours: 20 hours per week (evening and weekend hours are required) Job Summary This is a part-time position requiring no previous training or special knowledge of library routines. The primary task involves shelving returned library materials, placing […]

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All library location closed for Easter.

All library locations closed Sunday, April 5

All Grand Rapids Public Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 5, 2015 for Easter.

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Board of Library Commissioners Special Meeting February 11

The Board of Library Commissioners has scheduled a special meeting to discuss revenue sources for Wednesday, February 11, at 3:00 pm in the board room on the 5th level at the Main Library (111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503). This meeting is open to the public. For more information related to the library […]

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Tax Form Information

Tax forms have arrived, so feel free to pick up your 1040, 1040A or 1040EZ form as well as Michigan 1040 booklets and Home Heating Credit forms. The IRS did not send booklets to libraries this year. Almost all forms are accessible online, and available through GRPL’s tax page. Grand Rapids no longer makes paper […]

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Holiday closings at the Grand Rapids Public Library

Library Holiday Closings

Stock up on your favorite books, movies, music before the holidays

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Guinea Pigs Wanted

We are looking for some beta testers. If you have an Android device, we’ve developed app that I’d like to get some feedback on. It’s called the GRPL Quick Check. It’s a basic self-check app that will allow you to perform a barcode checkout or renewal of an item, right from your phone or tablet. This is still in […]

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All locations closed on Thursday, November 27, 2014

All Grand Rapids Public Library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 27, 2014 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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