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), magazines via Zinio, 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
#GCreads2017 - Make reading your New Year’s resolution; join the staff of the Garden City Public Library in a 2017 reading challenge. Set your own pleasure reading goal for the year. Post your goal and track your progress with us, using the hashtag #GCReads2017 and by tagging us @gardcitymichlib on Twitter and Instagram. You know best how busy you … Continue reading
Stress Buster Adult Coloring Night - Come one, come all, stressed adults, we hear your call! Every Tuesday (now through February) 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 +
Anime Club - Hey Teens! The Garden City Public Library has an event coming up that might be perfect for you: Anime Club. On Thursday, February 23rd , join us at the GCPL from 6-7pm as we step into a world of magic with: Fairy Tail! There will be fun crafts, lots of discussion and maybe even an episode or two. We really hope you can make it! Register in advance at the Library or give us a call at (734) 793-1830.
Nerd Night Sega Dreamcast - On Monday, February 27th at 6:00 PM, local nerd Gabe K. will be at the Library to talk about the failed gaming world of the Sega Dreamcast. Mountain Dew and Doritos will be provided.
Dr. Seuss Birthday Party - The Garden City Public Library is throwing a Dr. Seuss birthday party!!! Join us on Thursday, March 2nd from 6-7pm for all the fun. There will be crafts, games and a scavenger hunt all themed around the magical world created by this classic children's author. Registration is required so either drop by the Library or call us at (734) 793-1830
Kids Perler Bead & Craft Night - Garden City Public Library is hosting a craft night for kids!! Here at the Library, we know how much fun kids have by just being creative and we want to have the perfect outlet for them! So from 6-7pm on Thursday, March 9th, join us at the Library for perler bead making and other super fun crafts. Registration is required so please either sign up at the Library or call (734) 793-1830.
Lego Club - Join the Garden City Public Library Lego Club in our brand new time! Kids ages 5 and up can join us at the library on Monday March 13th from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm to make their own Lego masterpieces. Legos will be provided. We will also have Lego books for you to look at (or checkout) to spark your imagination. No registration is necessary. Just drop on in.
Heroes Read Party - To promote the importance of reading, the Garden City Public Library is having three special guests come and read to an audience! We'll hear stories from a Garden City Firefighter, a Garden City Police Officer and Anna from Frozen. There will also be fun crafts and opportunity for pictures. The event will be on Saturday, March 18th from 1:00-2:30 pm and registration is required so either drop by the Library or call at (734) 793-1830.
Afternoon Explorers Club - Are you ready for an Afternoon filled with fun and adventure? Then you're ready for Afternoon Explorers! We'll now be having the event from 4-5pm at Garden City Public Library. Join us on Monday, March 20th with a fun afternoon all about Morse Code! To register for this event, either drop by the Library or call us at (734) 793-1830.