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Short Story Contest Winners

As part of our 2014 National Library Week celebrations, the Grosse Pointe Public Library held our first Short Story Contest. We received fifty-two submissions from more than forty local authors. The authors’ identities were concealed and the stories were judged by nine members of our Library staff (six librarians and three support staff). Each story was …

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 …

Books on the Lake

The Grosse Pointe Library Foundation Presents Purchase tickets here Books On The Lake – Book & Author Luncheon Saturday, May 10, 2014 Grosse Pointe War Memorial 11:30am-3:00pm Featured Authors Dennis Lehane Gloria Whelan Rhoda Janzen Books on the Lake Tickets $35 Tickets may be purchased online or by calling the Foundation office at 313.640.4683 Author …

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

Discover Michigan – Grosse Pointe Public Library users with a valid library card can print a pass, either from home or at the library, to one of the 70+ participating cultural institutions at  http://michiganactivitypass.info. Some cultural partners offer complimentary or reduced price admission; others, discounts in their gift shop or other exclusive offers for MAP pass …

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

Discover Michigan – Grosse Pointe Public Library users with a valid library card can print a pass, either from home or at the library, to one of the 70+ participating cultural institutions at  http://michiganactivitypass.info. Some cultural partners offer complimentary or reduced price admission; others, discounts in their gift shop or other exclusive offers for MAP pass …

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 …

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

Discover Michigan – Grosse Pointe Public Library users with a valid library card can print a pass, either from home or at the library, to one of the 70+ participating cultural institutions at  http://michiganactivitypass.info. Some cultural partners offer complimentary or reduced price admission; others, discounts in their gift shop or other exclusive offers for MAP pass …