Tuesday, 15 June, 2021

420 N. Pokegama Ave

Grand Rapids, MN 55744

City Hall: 218-326-7600


Monday - Thursday
Noon to 6 PM

10AM - 2PM


140 NE 2nd Street
Grand Rapids, MN 55744

(218) 326-7640





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Programs for Kids




Join teacher Missy in the story circle for some books, songs, and fingerplays. The fun continues with a snack, a craft, and time to play and visit. It's Saturday Story Time with TWO sessions each Saturday - one at 10:15 and one at 11:15! Choose the one that fits your schedule and earn one Baby Steps coupon per family.

Story times are open to all ages. No registration is required. Participating families with children 5 and under are eligible to receive one Baby Steps coupon per family per week.

Saturday Story Time is made possible by a grant from the Grand Rapids Library Foundation.


During the school year, there are two book times, one at 9:30 and another at 10:30.

Join teachers Char Zanardi and Suzy Hepokoski in the story circle for songs, fingerplays, stories and more. Then move to the community room for a craft, a snack, and time to play and visit. Book Time is open to all ages. No registration is required.  

Monday Book Time is co-sponsored by the Grand Rapids Area Library and ISD 318 ECFE.

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About the Smart Play Spot

Smart Play Spot

Designed by the amazing team at the Minnesota Children's Museum with lots of input from the Children's Library staff, the Smart Play Spot reflects our pride in our beautiful northern Minnesota community. From the fishing boat and Mississippi Riverside Bait Shop to the Farmers' Market and the Hollow Tree, you will find many activities to enjoy WITH your child. Early literacy components are built in everywhere, so join your child and explore. 


Please come and enjoy the Smart Play Spot!

If you have questions about any of these programs, contact 
Tracy @ 327-8822 or Dion @ 327-8823.