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Kids Summer Concert

Cupcakeasaurus! — Central Branch, June 18 Get in the groove for summer reading and Rock Out! Cupcakeasaurus plays rock n’ roll music for all ages–from clever kids to young-at-heart adults. This rock duo plays acoustic songs with fun and humorous lyrics. With songs like “Eat Your Books and Read Your Vegetables”, “Cupcakeasaurus” and “My Fish Ran Away”; they keep the ... Read More »

Fossils of the Michigan Basin

Paleo Joe : Fossil Exhibit — Woods Branch, June 1 – July 7 This exhibit showcases commonly found Devonian through Pennsylvanian fossils of the Michigan Basin which includes Northern Indiana, Southern Ontario, Northern Ohio, Eastern Illinois and Wisconsin. The exhibit consists of Creatures that once lived in the ancient tropical seas that dominated the area 350 million years ago. Creatures ... Read More »

Intro to Parkour

The Art of Movement: Introduction to Parkour Workshop When life rocks, we roll! Learn to move and fall safely with parkour. Featuring professional athletes from Phoenix Freerunning Academy. Space is limited and registration is required, beginning May 27th. For children ages 6+. Please register for only one session. Wednesday, June 27, 11:00 a.m. – Woods Branch. Register Wednesday, June 27, ... Read More »

Summer Reading Events

Have a Rockin’ and Readin’ good time at the library this summer! See the program listing below. Registration start dates are included where sign up is required.  Register through the online calendar or by calling the library. Looking for Story Time? Click here. Sign up for the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program to read for free books, prizes and raffle ... Read More »

One-on-One Technology Help

Need help with your laptop, iPad, Kindle, smartphone or other device? The Grosse Pointe Public Library now offers computer and other personal electronic device assistance in the form of one-on-one tech help to all Library card holders. You can schedule a free, one-on-one session for a maximum of 60 minutes. Sessions will be personalized so you can learn at your ... Read More »

Drop-In Story Times

Ewald – Read, Rhyme and Play! Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. at the Ewald Branch — an interactive program of rhymes, music and movement for birth through age 5. Stay after and play for an hour! No registration necessary. Central – Drop-In Summer Story Time Thursdays in June at 10:30 a.m. — stories, songs, finger plays and more at Central Library! No registration necessary. ... 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 Zone

Tutor Zone 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 at each ... 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 »