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Rediscover Ottawa Hills Display

September 6 - October 15

Rediscover Ottawa Hills Display
Tuesday, September 6 – Saturday, October 15, 2022
Ottawa Hills Branch – 1150 Giddings SE

Celebrate the Ottawa Hills neighborhood’s 100th Birthday!
Explore Ottawa Hills through a series of photo essays on display at the Grand Rapids Public Library, Ottawa Hills Branch. This exhibit, created by Pamela VanderPloeg, features the architecture and history of neighborhood homes. Visit the exhibit, pick up a Birthday bag, and take a walk through the neighborhood to see the unique architecture and homes for yourself!

The Rediscover Ottawa Hills Display is based on the book Rediscover Ottawa Hills by local researcher Pamela VanderPloeg. Birthday bags are available while supplies last.

About Pamela VanderPloeg:

Pamela VanderPloeg is an independent researcher with an emphasis on architectural history. She is the former Assistant Director of the Kent District Library. She leads walking tours and frequently teaches classes for OLLI at Aquinas. VanderPloeg recently founded Rediscover Press to publish guides to the architecture of cities. Her new book, Rediscover Ottawa Hills-Architects, Builders, Early Owners, will be published in August 2022. VanderPloeg is the website curator/administrator: ArchitectureGR.com | OttawaHillsBook.com | PentwaterArchitecture.com 

Details

Start:
September 6
End:
October 15
Event Category:

Venue

Ottawa Hills Branch
1150 Giddings SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506 United States
Phone:
616-988-5412
Website:
www.grpl.org

Organizer

Grand Rapids Public Library
Phone:
616-988-5400
Email:
web@grpl.org
Website:
www.grpl.org