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 - 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! Take a break from whatever causes your stress in your life and relax while coloring with us. Ages 14 +
Book Bags for Sale - We know that checking out so many books at one time can be a lot to carry. Don't worry- we've got your back! 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 they are absolutely 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, May 21st from 4:00-5:00pm for an afternoon all about NATURE! Spring is right around the corner and we want to celebrate it. Don't forget to register in advance!
Hands-on Dungeons & Dragons - For those interested in an introduction of the popular roll playing game, Dungeons & Dragons, stop into the Library on May 22 at 4:00 pm. Our local DM (Dungeon Master) will run a short session for beginners, answering any questions along the way. Ages 14 and up are welcome to attend this free, fun, and educational adult program at the Garden City Public Library.
Protect Yourself From Scammers! - Author and Retired Detroit Police Sergeant Robert M. Haig is back again Wednesday, May 23rd 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. Check out his book, Ten Little Police Chiefs, today!
Kindness Rocks - Everyone's favorite summer activity is coming back: rock painting! Join us at the Garden City Public Library on Thursday, May 24th from 6:00 - 7:00 pm to paint rocks. The Library will have rocks to paint but if you'd like to BYOR, (bring your own rock!) that totally works too! To register for this event, please either stop by the Library or call us at (734) 793-1830. This program is for ages 18 and under.
The Comedy of Justin Williams - Join us to hear what one of our favorite oddballs, Library patron Justin, has to say in his own comedic way on Wednesday, May 30th beginning at 6:00 pm. No reservation required to this free adult program. Patrons ages 14 + are welcome to the show!