Wednesday, October 18, 2017
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Fall Story Time

September 19 – November 2, 2017 Story Time fun for ages birth – 5 years and their adult caregiver at all three branches. Registration is required. Click here for locations, days and times. Read More »

Drop-In Story Times

New! Read, Rhyme and Play! Tuesdays at 10:30 am at the Ewald Branch, beginning September 19, 2017 — an interactive program of rhymes, music and movement for birth through age 5. Stay after and play for an hour! Central Saturday Morning Drop-In  Saturdays at 10:30 am on September 30, October 14, November 11, and December 9, 2017 — stories, songs, fingerplays and more at ... Read More »

Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks

Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks Please join us for a special evening with local author and librarian Annie Spence.  Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks is a Gen-X librarian’s laugh-out-loud funny, deeply moving collection of love letters and break-up notes to the books in her life. A book signing will follow the presentation. ... Read More »

An Evening with Michael Zadoorian

An Evening with Michael Zadoorian Michigan author Michael Zadoorian’s novel The Leisure Seeker met with stellar reviews and popular success when published in 2009. The bittersweet tale of aging Ella and John Robina, who take off in their Leisure Seeker RV for one last adventure has now been made into a film. Starring Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland, the movie ... Read More »

The Deconstructed Book Club

We are now offering a low pressure, no guilt variation on the traditional book club for adults: Perfect for people who don’t want a set reading list. Fiction and non-fiction of all genres are encouraged. No scrambling for copies of next month’s selection. No forcing yourself to finish a book you don’t enjoy. Simply bring a book or two that you’ve ... Read More »

Tutor Central

Tutor Central is a stress-free space especially for tutors and their students: A dedicated space for tutoring during the school year! No scrambling for space during our busy after-school hours! Fewer distractions and disruptions! In order to preserve enough work and seating space for all of our patrons during the busy after-school period, we will have tables and chairs set up in ... Read More »

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

The 2017 – 2018 season is now open! Explore hundreds of Michigan’s cultural and educational institutions, historic sites, state and national parks and recreation areas, campgrounds, and more, all at reduced or even no cost! All you need to get started is a valid library card. The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program is presented by The Library Network, in partnership with Michigan’s public libraries and hundreds of arts and cultural ... Read More »

Technology Help

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 »