Classic Catalog

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GR Reads 2020 – GR Film Club

GR Reads 2020 – GR Film Club

GR Film Club A partnership between GRPL, Wealthy Theatre, and Cinema Lab. The Grand Rapids Public Library offers Kanopy, a streaming video collection that offers one of the most unique and compelling collections of film on the planet.   Kanopy is free to use...
GR Reads 2020 Virtual Events

GR Reads 2020 Virtual Events

GR Reads 2020 Virtual Events These digital programs will be offered on our Facebook page and YouTube Channel. From Xibalba to the Moon: Mayan Myths Thursday, July 9, 2020, 6:00 pm Virtual Event | GRPL’s Facebook Page and YouTube Channel Like the Greek gods, the Mayan...
The Body – GR Reads 2020

The Body – GR Reads 2020

The Body: A Guide for Occupants by Bill Bryson About the Book In his latest, The Body: A Guide for Occupants, Bill Bryson looks inward, taking the reader on an incredible journey through the human body. With dry humor and wit, he explores every minute detail of the...
The River – GR Reads 2020

The River – GR Reads 2020

The River by Peter Heller About the Book The River unspools like a gripping tale told around a campfire at night. Heller’s lyrical prose illuminates a modern buddy- adventure that is a physical as well as moral journey. It’s late August, and Jack and Wynn are...
Once Upon a Time in Shaolin – GR Reads 2020

Once Upon a Time in Shaolin – GR Reads 2020

Once Upon a Time In Shaolin by Cyrus Bozorgmehr About the Book Once Upon a Time In Shaolin, a hip hop album by the legendary Wu-Tang Clan, was designed to get people’s attention. Secretly recorded over a number of years, the album was printed as a single copy housed...