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Black Tie Gala

SAVE THE DATE – BLACK TIE GALA  An Event to Benefit the Restoration and Maintenance of Central Library’s ART & ARCHITECTURE SEPTEMBER 20, 2014 – 7:00pm Presented by Grosse Pointe Library Foundation On Saturday, September 20, 2014, the Grosse Pointe Library Foundation will host a black-tie gala at Central Library to celebrate Central Library’s role …

Michigan Big Green Gym

The MI Big Green Gym initiative is a partnership between the Michigan Recreation and Park Association, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Thanks to support from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and the Library of Michigan, FREE passes into MI Big Green Gym are available at all …

Summer Reading Programs for All Ages

Summer is almost here and here at GPPL, that means Summer Reading isn’t far behind!  All three of our traditional reading programs are back, for children, teens, and adults: FIZZ BOOM READ!  Summer Reading Club is open to children from birth to 12 years of age.  Sign up online or in person at the library.  This …

Grosse Pointe Grows Seed Library

GROSSE POINTE GROWS – SEED SAVING LIBRARY at the Ewald Branch  The practice of saving seeds has been around for more than 12,000 years. Today, seed saving helps us to develop stronger seeds that are better adapted to our climate and it saves money.  Because seed saving is part of our heritage and traditions, it …

Mommy Pop-Ins

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.

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program presented by The Library Network is a partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 60 arts and cultural organizations. The program is designed to enhance the learning experience for people of all ages through books and other library materials, and to provide reduced cost or complimentary access to arts and …

Rocket Science 101

Tuesday, August 12th @ 6:30 pm at the Woods Library       Blast off with the mad scientists from the Michigan Science Center and create rockets while learning about chemical reactions in Rocket Science 101! This hands-on program will have kids doing experiments all by themselves. For ages 6 – 12. Space is limited. Please register. …

Level Up Club

New for Summer 2014, the Level Up Club gives 4th through 6th graders the opportunity to “level up” their Summer Reading Club adventures by reading literary classics and award-winning books. The Level Up Club includes book discussions, prizes, movies, field trips, and more! Registration is in-person only, at all three branches, beginning June 2nd. For …

Summer Reading Programs for All Ages

Summer is almost here and here at GPPL, that means Summer Reading isn’t far behind!  All three of our traditional reading programs are back, for children, teens, and adults: FIZZ BOOM READ!  Summer Reading Club is open to children from birth to 12 years of age.  Sign up online or in person at the library.  This …

Mommy Pop-Ins

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.

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program presented by The Library Network is a partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 60 arts and cultural organizations. The program is designed to enhance the learning experience for people of all ages through books and other library materials, and to provide reduced cost or complimentary access to arts and …

Reader Dog Program

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 …

Michigan Big Green Gym

The MI Big Green Gym initiative is a partnership between the Michigan Recreation and Park Association, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Thanks to support from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and the Library of Michigan, FREE passes into MI Big Green Gym are available at all …

Summer Reading Programs for All Ages

Summer is almost here and here at GPPL, that means Summer Reading isn’t far behind!  All three of our traditional reading programs are back, for children, teens, and adults: FIZZ BOOM READ!  Summer Reading Club is open to children from birth to 12 years of age.  Sign up online or in person at the library.  This …

Teen Summer Read – Spark a Reaction

Teen Summer Read – Spark a Reaction – June 13th – August 15th           For ages 13—18. Starting June 13th: Read every week. Check out the Summer challenges. Log your reading time every week to enter prize drawings throughout the summer. Read at least 15 hours by August 15th to be …

Grosse Pointe Grows Seed Library

GROSSE POINTE GROWS – SEED SAVING LIBRARY at the Ewald Branch  The practice of saving seeds has been around for more than 12,000 years. Today, seed saving helps us to develop stronger seeds that are better adapted to our climate and it saves money.  Because seed saving is part of our heritage and traditions, it …

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program presented by The Library Network is a partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 60 arts and cultural organizations. The program is designed to enhance the learning experience for people of all ages through books and other library materials, and to provide reduced cost or complimentary access to arts and …

Rocket Science 101

Tuesday, August 12th @ 6:30 pm at the Woods Library       Blast off with the mad scientists from the Michigan Science Center and create rockets while learning about chemical reactions in Rocket Science 101! This hands-on program will have kids doing experiments all by themselves. For ages 6 – 12. Space is limited. Please register. …

Level Up Club

New for Summer 2014, the Level Up Club gives 4th through 6th graders the opportunity to “level up” their Summer Reading Club adventures by reading literary classics and award-winning books. The Level Up Club includes book discussions, prizes, movies, field trips, and more! Registration is in-person only, at all three branches, beginning June 2nd. For …

Summer Reading Programs for All Ages

Summer is almost here and here at GPPL, that means Summer Reading isn’t far behind!  All three of our traditional reading programs are back, for children, teens, and adults: FIZZ BOOM READ!  Summer Reading Club is open to children from birth to 12 years of age.  Sign up online or in person at the library.  This …

Teen Summer Read – Spark a Reaction

Teen Summer Read – Spark a Reaction – June 13th – August 15th           For ages 13—18. Starting June 13th: Read every week. Check out the Summer challenges. Log your reading time every week to enter prize drawings throughout the summer. Read at least 15 hours by August 15th to be …