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Archives A to Z Exhibit

April 8, 2013 - December 31, 2013
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Come explore the unique treasures found in the Grand Rapids History and Special Collections Department of the Grand Rapids Public Library. Using letters, business documents, personal recollections, scrapbooks, photographs and other items, this exhibit explores unusual and little known stories of Grand Rapids history using the 390 processed collections and over one million photographs held […] Find out more »
Free

Summer Reading Challenge for Kids and Teens

May 28, 2013 - August 31, 2013
Are you up to the challenge this summer? Are you ready to dig into some good books? Will you discover what lies beneath the surface of that book cover? The Grand Rapids Public Library challenges all kids in the city under the age of 18 to read. The more levels you complete, the more prizes […] Find out more »
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GR Reads: Summer Reading All Grown Up

June 1, 2013 - August 31, 2013
Summer is here and it is time to take another journey down the road of great books. Our smart librarians have picked ten books that will take you to unexpected places and have planned unique events that will have you exploring our exceptional community. So pack your library bag full of books and grab a […] Find out more »
2pm
Free

Animals Under the Surface

July 11, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Van Belkum Branch,
1563 Plainfield NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505 United States
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John Ball Zoo will bring live animals that dig, burrow, and/or live “under the surface.” Find out more »
4pm
Free

Animals Under the Surface

July 11, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ottawa Hills Branch,
1150 Giddings SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 United States
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John Ball Zoo will bring live animals that dig, burrow, and/or live “under the surface.” Find out more »
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Steampunk Mousetrap Message Clips

July 11, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
West Side Branch,
713 Bridge NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States
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Come test your knowledge or learn more about the subculture of Steampunk as you redesign mouse traps using the Steampunk theme. Find out more »
6pm
Free

Teen Board Gaming Group

July 11, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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It’s your move, teens! Join us every month to learn and play a variety of modern and classic board games. Bring your friends and show off your mad board gaming skills. Check out new games too. Find out more »
7pm
Free

Making Ice Cream with Love’s

July 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Uptown Kitchen,
423 Norwood Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 United States
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Join Chris McKellar of Love’s Ice Cream to learn the process of making ice cream at home in a way that is easy to follow and fun. With a few simple tools, you will be able to transform milk, cream, sugar, and a flavor of your choice into luscious ice cream. Get tips on buying […] Find out more »
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Reading the Great Lakes

July 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Come explore the Lakes with us! We’ll read a range of titles including mystery, history, fiction, and nonfiction all taking place in the Great Lakes region—from Chicago to Cleveland. This book club will be lead by our smart librarians and will take place the first Thursday of every month. Additional copies of the book are […] Find out more »
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