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It’s Time for Summer Reading!

It’s not officially Summer just yet, but on May 30 registration for our 2016 Summer Reading Challenge opens! Summer Reading is one of my favorite times of the year at the library because there’s a constant flow of fun programs, amazing book suggestions and an amplified excitement about reading throughout the buildings. This year our […]

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Teen [Tech]Knowledgey Camp: Registration Begins!

Are you a current 6th, 7th, or 8th grade student looking for something fun to do this summer? Check Out our Teen [Tech]Knowledgey Camp! This is a free 4-day camp where you will get your hands on a Kindle HD6 and increase your [tech]knowledge by creating a robot. Lunch and snacks will be provided. Parent/guardian […]

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Spring Break Gets Robotic

Imagine building a robot and programming it to do what you want! Teens can stop by the Main Library on Monday, April 4 from 2-4 pm and create an awesome robot! The Teen [Tech]Knowledgey Spring Workshop explores the world of robotics using Lego Mindstorms Education EV3 base set and software. Bring a friend, grab a […]

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Reading is Your Superpower

Read and earn prizes during the Summer Reading Challenge. Check out all our awesome events!

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Teen [Tech]Knowledgey Camp: Registration Begins!

Are you a current 6th, 7th or 8th grade student looking for something fun to do this summer? Check Out our Teen [Tech]Knowledgey Camp! This is a free 4-day camp where you will get your hands on a Kindle HD6 and increase your [tech]knowledge by creating a robot. Lunch and snacks will be provided. Parent/guardian permission to […]

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Stuff to read, stuff to do, stuff to share. Just for teens.

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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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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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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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Poetry Slam for Teens by Teens

On Friday, August 22nd you are invited to ‘Slam at the Main’. This event is a poetry competition that aims to allow youth poets of all levels a forum to broadcast their work and to get acquainted with the exciting world of slam poetry. The slam is in partnership with the Grand Rapids Main Library […]

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