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 +
Friends of the Library Book Club – January - Join the Friends Book Club on Thursday, January 18 at 3:00 pm here at the Library to discuss T.C. Boyle’s 14th novel, San Miguel; the story of a mesmerizingly haunting island that stands out and alone, with veterans as main voices, who question the steps that led them there. Stop by the Circulation Desk for your copy today!
Late Night Legos - Have you always wanted to come to Lego Club but just can't make the time frame? Have no fear! We're hosting a special late night Lego Club!! Join us on Thursday, January 18th from 6:00-7:30. We'll have Legos, as well as crafts and snacks. This is a drop in program so no registration required!!
Survivor Challenge Eat-A-Bug - Think you’ve got the guts? Show up Saturday, January 20th at 3:00 PM to taste a variety of edible bugs, including grasshoppers, silk worms, and sago worms. All brave testers will win a prize! All ages welcome.
Hands-on Dungeons & Dragons - For those interested in an interactive introduction of the popular roll playing game, Dungeons & Dragons, stop into the Library on Tuesday, Jan. 23, and 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 +.
Teen Craft Night - Garden City Public Library has a totally awesome new teen program: Teen Fandom Craft Night! Join us on Thursday, January 25th from 6:00-7:00pm. Join us and make fun, winter themed and other fun crafts!! 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.
Friends of the Library SCI-FI Book Club – February - Join the Friends of the GC Library Book Club at GC Café, 6:00pm on Thursday, February 15th to discuss the trending SCI-FI novel by Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale. Want to follow Offred, a Handmaid in the dystopian Republic of Gilead? Pick up your copy of The Handmaid's Tale from the circulation desk today! SCI-FI Book Club meets on the 3rd Thursday of every other month, so join the conversation and community!
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.
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!