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
Stress Buster Adult Coloring Night - Come one, come all, stressed adults, we hear your call! Every Tuesday at 6 pm drop in the Library to relax at our Stress Buster Adult Coloring Night! There will be a multitude of coloring sheets provided, as well as crayons, markers and other materials. You can also bring your own supplies. New coloring pages each week! Ages 14 +
Book Bags for Sale - Support the Friends of the Garden City Public Library today by purchasing a sturdy book bag from our Circulation Desk for only $3.50. There are two colors to choose from (green or burgundy) and are perfect for the regular on-the-go patron. Stop in today for yours! 
Maker Monday - You read that right: Maker Mondays are coming BACK. Garden City Public Library knows how much fun these programs were during the summer so we wanted to bring back a favorite part of the summer during the school year! Join us on Monday, February 19th from 4:00-5:00pm for an afternoon where we get a little dangerous with: NATURAL DISASTERS. Please register in advance!!!
Hands-on Dungeons & Dragons - For those interested in an interactive introduction of the popular roll playing game, Dungeons & Dragons, stop into the Library on Feb. 20 at 4:00 pm. Our local DM (Dungeon Master) will run a short session for beginners, answering any questions along the way. No experience is necessary to attend this free adult event. Ages 14 +.
Protect Yourself From Scammers! - Author and Retired Detroit Police Sergeant Robert M. Haig is back again Wednesday, February 21st at 6:00 pm to talk about common scams and how to avoid falling victim to them in his entertaining and educational program. Ages 14 + welcome to attend.
Teen Craft Night - Garden City Public Library has a totally awesome new teen program: Teen Fandom Craft Night! Join us on Thursday, February 22nd from 6:00-7:00pm. We're gonna make crafts using TIE-DYE. WHOOO! We'll have pizza, tons of crafting supplies and lots of fun! This program is for ages 11-18. To register in advance, either come to the Library or call us at (734) 793-1830.
Tech Talks - Do you have questions about the tech in your life? Stop by the G.C. Library Monday, February 26th at 7:00 pm for "Tech Talks" with Julie Slabaugh! This is an informal, question and answer format, so bring your device(s) and your questions on how to use 'em! Unable to attend? There will be more dates for this coming soon!
Sewing Button Art Craft - Use repurposed sewing buttons on Wednesday, February 28th at 6:00 PM to create a cool tree print, or any other design you can dream up! Ages 14+ welcome!