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Author Visit with Wade Rouse

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Our fan-favorite, Michigan author from Books on the Lake 2015 is coming back to the Grosse Pointe Public Library! Wade Rouse, the award-winning author of four memoirs, has turned his talented attention to fiction.  His debut novel, The Charm Bracelet, published under the pen-name “Viola Shipman” to honor his late grandmother, was released on March 22nd, to critical acclaim and robust sales. Wade returns to the ... 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 »

Tools available for Loan at the Library

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Tools are located at the Central Library and are loaned free with your library card. Peruse our complete list of tools below or download the tool list with images and descriptions. We are constantly adding new tools. If you don’t find what you are looking for on this list, please contact us, 313.343.2074 ext. 220. Started in the fall of 1943 as ... Read More »