Welcome to the Garden City Public Library!

Library in the spring.

The Garden City Public Library has been serving the residents of Garden City (Michigan) as a resource of traditional and evolving library services for over 90 years.

The Garden City Public Library is your place for books, DVDs, CDs, audiobooks, magazines, computer access, and free Wi-Fi.  Throughout the year, we offer a variety of free programs for all ages.  The Garden City Public Library provides access to ebooks via Download Destination (powered by OverDrive), and movies, music plus much more via Hoopla.  Using your Garden City Public Library card, you will have access to these services from anywhere at any time!

Click the tabs above to explore our Library services, event calendar, and many useful resources.  We are happy to serve you!  For questions about the Library, please feel free to call us at (734) 793-1830.

News, Events & Programs

Adult Coloring: Every Tuesday, 6:00 PM
Drop in and color your cares away with relaxing music and great company every Tuesday. Ages 14+


Preschool Story Time:
Every Wednesday, 10:15-11:00 AM
Join us on Wednesday mornins for stories, singing, dancing, and a craft!. Children Ages 0-5 (Older Siblings Welcome).


Read Around the World: ALL MARCH
March is National Reading Month and to celebrate, the Library is encouraging kids 12 and under to read around the world! Stop by the Library during March to pick up your reading passport and suggestion list. For every country you visit, you’ll get your passport stamped! 


Spectacular Story Time: Select Thursdays, 6:00-7:00
Mar. 14th, | Apr. 11th | May. 23rd

Come enjoy fun late night stories and crafts at the Library! We’ll serve lemonade and cookies. Registration Preferred.


Maker Mondays: Select Mondays, 4:00-5:00
Mar. 18th | Apr. 15th | May. 20th

Join us as we do STEM experiments and activities!
Recommended ages 5-12. Registration Preferred.


Coding At The Library: Select Thursdays, 3:00-4:00
Mar. 21st | Apr. 18th | May 23rd
We will be practicing our coding skills by completing different coding activities. Grades 7-12 welcome. Registration Requied.


Percy Jackson Party: Thursday, Mar. 21st, 6:00-7:00 PM
We will be hosting a party themed around the Percy Jackson books! Registration Preferred.


Teen Trivia Night: Thursday, Mar 28th, 6:00-7:00 PM –  Comics
Come test your knowledge at GCPL during trivia nights! Answer questions, wager points and see who can be crowned the winner. Pizza will be provided. Grades 7-12 welcome. Regisration Required.


World Showcase: Saturday, Mar 30th, 12:00-3:00 PM
Join us for the culmination of National Reading Month! You read books set all around the world, now come see it for yourself! Join us for fun crafts, activities, food and more all based around different countries! A special thanks to our sponsors Jennies Perogies and Sports Venue for donating food to the event. Registration Preferred.