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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 »

Story Time

WINTER STORY TIME January 18 – March 10, 2016 Registration is required and begins Monday, January 4, 2016. BABY TIME: Ages Birth to 23 months — Parent or caregiver must attend — Please make arrangements for older siblings TODDLER TIME: Ages 2 – 31/2 years — Parent or caregiver must attend — Please make arrangements for older siblings STORY TIME: Ages ... Read More »

Mommy Pop-Ins

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Bring your coffee, meet other parents and grandparents while your tots play and interact with each other. This is a free play time where we provide the toys and materials and you supervise. Every Thursday 10:00am – Noon Woods Branch No registration required. Read More »

Reader Dog Program

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Reading Buddies Always Enjoy a Good Book! Assistance dogs are seen everywhere in grocery stores, retail outlets, hospitals, schools and libraries; yes, even in libraries. The use of trained therapy dogs in reading programs provide children who feel uncomfortable reading out loud in front of teachers, parents and peers into more confident readers. Furry reading buddies are gentle, do not ... Read More »