Help shape the direction of library services for the next three years by providing input in the strategic planning process. Please answer a few basic questions and help evaluate six service goals from the 2014 strategic plan. Mark all activities
Gettin’ Creative @ Your Library Tracy Kampa, Children’s Library I feel the rumblings of a revolution. Okay, that might be a bit of an exaggeration. (Shocking coming from me, I know.) But there is, decidedly, a trend that is sweeping through libraries
Dance @your library By Amy Dettmer, Assistant Library Director On Friday the James Sewell Ballet will perform at the Reif Center. A few years ago I went to their performance at the Reif Center and it was fabulous. Check out some of
The Bean Scene@ Your Library Tracy Kampa, Children’s Library “Grand Rapids is very brave in choosing beans as their first One Vegetable selection. Clearly, the powers that be never read "Martha." I hope I won't be reading newspaper reports about mean green
The Grand Rapids Fire Department is rich in history and tradition, and our members have continued to serve their community with pride, courage and integrity for more than 115 years.
In March of 1893, the first Pokegama Hotel burned to the ground. At that time, Grand Rapids did not have a regular fire department, but the village did own a chemical engine and hook and ladder equipment (valued at $2,000). However,... read more