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Read an eBook Day

Thursday, September 18th is Read an eBook Day! Our digital book provider, OverDrive, is celebrating the event by giving away tablets and eReader devices. Entering to win is as simple as posting about your favorite eBook experiences on Facebook or Twitter, using the hashtag #eBookday. For more information, please visit OverDrive’s Read An eBook Day …

Black Tie Gala

BLACK TIE GALA An Event to Benefit the Restoration and Maintenance of Central Library’s ART & ARCHITECTURE SEPTEMBER 20, 2014 – 7:00pm Tickets Available Here 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 in …

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 …

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 …

Pajama-Rama!

Pajama-Rama Story Time  Monday, September 29th @ 7:00pm at the Woods Library   Wear your jammies and bring your blanket, pillow and favorite teddy bear. Enjoy stories from our big books, storytelling,songs,puppets and more. The evening ends with a short animated film of one of your or our favorite stories on the “big screen”. All ages …

Signing Story Time for Families

Nursery Rhymes and Signs for Bedtime – Family Story Night  Wednesday, September 24th @ 6:30pm at the Woods Library Mother Goose is on the Loose! Grab your PJs and favorite stuffed buddy and join us for songs, rhymes and stories. Learn how fun and easy it can be to add sign language to your family’s …

Read an eBook Day

Thursday, September 18th is Read an eBook Day! Our digital book provider, OverDrive, is celebrating the event by giving away tablets and eReader devices. Entering to win is as simple as posting about your favorite eBook experiences on Facebook or Twitter, using the hashtag #eBookday. For more information, please visit OverDrive’s Read An eBook Day …

Fall Story Time

Registration begins Tuesday, September 2nd for the new ten-week session of Fall Story Time. Click here for more information or click here to jump to the online calendar and register right away! Please note that you will need a library to sign up for these Story Time programs.

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 …

Read an eBook Day

Thursday, September 18th is Read an eBook Day! Our digital book provider, OverDrive, is celebrating the event by giving away tablets and eReader devices. Entering to win is as simple as posting about your favorite eBook experiences on Facebook or Twitter, using the hashtag #eBookday. For more information, please visit OverDrive’s Read An eBook Day …

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 …

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 …

Pajama-Rama!

Pajama-Rama Story Time  Monday, September 29th @ 7:00pm at the Woods Library   Wear your jammies and bring your blanket, pillow and favorite teddy bear. Enjoy stories from our big books, storytelling,songs,puppets and more. The evening ends with a short animated film of one of your or our favorite stories on the “big screen”. All ages …

Signing Story Time for Families

Nursery Rhymes and Signs for Bedtime – Family Story Night  Wednesday, September 24th @ 6:30pm at the Woods Library Mother Goose is on the Loose! Grab your PJs and favorite stuffed buddy and join us for songs, rhymes and stories. Learn how fun and easy it can be to add sign language to your family’s …

Story Time

FALL STORY TIME Now a 10 week session! September 15 – November 20, 2014 Registration is required and begins Tuesday, September 2, 2014. 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 …