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29 Days To Love The GPPL

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February is Love Your Library Month! With something happening everyday, community members of all ages are encouraged to visit the Library and share the love by checking out items and/or attending events. For a complete list of events, check out our calendar! Patrons will have plenty of opportunities to enter a drawing to win: Adult Prize: 1 ticket to Books ... Read More »

Hot Reads For Cold Nights

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Hot Reads for Cold Nights:  a Winter Reading Program for Adults Reading (and then reading some more) is one way to get through a long, dark Michigan winter.  The Grosse Pointe Public Library Winter Reading Program runs from January 24 – March 5.  Share what you’re reading by submitting a short book review .  Weekly prizes at each branch and a ... Read More »

Local Authors Fair — Apply For Your Spot Now!

We are now accepting applications for our first annual Local Authors Fair! The Library is proud to support our local authors, so our National Library Week 2016 celebrations will be concluding with a Local Authors Fair on Saturday, April 16th at our Woods Branch. We are delighted to provide our local writers with this marketing and networking showcase. We welcome applications from ... Read More »

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

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This year the Park and Read (Big Green Gym) program has merged with MAP and Library users can obtain passes to Michigan’s state parks, state recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, and state historic sites! The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program is presented by The Library Network in partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 370 arts and cultural organizations, state parks and recreation areas. ... Read More »

Technology Help

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Are you frustrated by your new eReader? Do you feel tempted to use your new tablet as a cutting board? The librarians at GPPL can help! There is a technology expert librarian at each of our branches, and we are delighted to help! A typical setup and tutorial appointment lasts about an hour, so please call ahead to schedule your free session. ... Read More »

Zinio eMagazines are here!

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Do you love magazines but dislike the clutter they create? Do you wish you could read more magazines but the subscription costs are too much? Are you looking for more ways to maximize the capabilities of your tablet or smartphone? Your wish is our command: the Grosse Pointe Public Library now offers FREE downloadable eMagazines from Zinio! Choose from a selection ... Read More »