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GRPL Teens Discord

GRPL’s private Discord server is a virtual library space designed for teens aged 13 – 19. Discord is a great way to stay in touch with your friends and librarians, participate in virtual clubs and events, and talk about anime, manga, books, video games, art, movies and more! 

To join GRPL’s private Discord server, you need to submit an application. Learn more.

Books by the Stack for Teens

Build your own book club kit with Teen Books by the Stack. You can check out as many books as you need and download discussion questions. Copies can be checked out for 6 weeks (plus one 3-week renewal).

Anime Club

Every Thursday May – December 2021
5:00 – 6:30 pm
Virtual Event | Discord
Free Discord account required.

Join our virtual Anime Club to talk with other enthusiasts about your favorite fandom, discuss comics and manga, play online games, and enjoy anime-related content together! This online program is designed for anime fans aged 13 – 19. Register today.

Anime Club does not meet:
November 11 and 25, 2021
December 23 and 30, 2021

GRPS Connect

Need Homework Help? Look no further than our virtual library! Access scholarly resources 24/7 including college prep tests, ESL learning materials, and science fair help with your digital library card. Not a Grand Rapids Public School Student? You can just use your GRPL Library card and access all of our resources!

Read on Your Screen

Download and enjoy thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, comics, and magazines from OverDrive, Hoopla, and Zinio. You can also stream movies and music from Hoopla and Kanopy!


Have fun behind the scenes at the Library whether you’re earning your required volunteer hours or looking for something to do! Space is limited. Click here to access the VolunTeen Handbook and find out more on what it means to be part of our Teen Council or a GRPL VolunTeen. Download an application and apply today!

Events Calendar

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