Open Mic

Share your talent at the Garden City Public Library Open Mic! Whether it’s poetry, a short story, music, stand-up, or something completely different, we’re giving you the mic Saturday, August 25 at 2:00 PM.

Patron discretion is advised, adult content, ages 14+ are welcome to attend or participate. Registration is required to perform, call (734) 793 -1830. Please indicate what type of performance piece you will present and the estimated time it will take to perform.

Patron discretion is advised, adult content, ages 14+ are welcome to attend or participate. Registration is required to perform, call (734) 793 -1830.

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Renaissance Pet Craft

Give your pet a rags or royals Renaissance make-over at this memory making craft! Come to the Garden City Library Adult Summer Reading program on Wednesday, July 18 at 6:00 PM to participate in our Renaissance Pet Craft! Bring a photo of your pet (or child), or email Librarian Lisa at kleinert@gardencitylib.org your photo before attending.
This program is for ages 14+; materials will be provided.

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Tech Talks

Do you have questions about the tech in your life? Don’t fret! We can help! From i-Pads to i-Phones, from tablets to laptops- there is so much tech and it never hurts to stay on top of it. Stop by the G.C. Library Monday, July 23rd at 7:00 pm for “Tech Talks” with Julie Slabaugh! This is an informal, drop-in, question and answer format program, so bring your device(s) and your questions on how to use ’em!

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End of Summer Reading Bash

Let’s end Summer Reading 2018 with a bang! You’ve spent all summer reading, raffling, attending our programs and enjoying our Library. We want to celebrate the end of Summer Reading with all of you! On Saturday, July 28th, join us from 1:00-4:00 pm for a day full of fun for the entire family!!!!

We’ll have a bounce house, face painting, outside carnival games, firetruck and K-9 unit, as well as snacks and more! For the adults, we’ll be having craft vendors, parkour demonstrations, 50/50 raffle and basket raffles, used books for sale and a classic car show!

If you are interested in being a vendor in our craft show, or showing off your classic car, stop by the Library or call us at (734) 793-1830 and ask for our Adult Librarian Lisa Kleinert.
We’ll have a bounce house, face painting, carnival games, firetruck and K-9 unit, as well as snacks and a Bird and Rabbit rescue! For the adults, we’ll be having craft vendors, parkour demonstrations, 50/50 raffle and basket raffles, used books for sale and a classic car show!

If you are interested in being a vendor in our craft show, or showing off your classic car, stop by the Library or call us at (734) 793-1830 and ask for our Adult Librarian Lisa Kleinert.

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Hands-on Dungeons & Dragons

For those interested in an introduction of the popular role playing game, Dungeons & Dragons, stop into the Library on Tuesday, July 24 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.

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Yoga on the Library Lawn

We’re bringing back the popular Summer Reading program, Yoga on the Library Lawn! Join us Thursdays in August at 6:00 pm (8/2, 8/9, 8/16, 8/23, 8/30) to open your mind while relaxing your body with a beginner’s Yoga class on the Library Lawn, sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Ages 14+ are welcome to attend, Vince Spadacini will lead each class. Dress comfortably. Extra yoga mats will be available or you can bring your own.

Ages 14+ are welcome to attend, Vince Spadacini will lead each class. Dress comfortably. Extra yoga mats will be available or you can bring your own. Can’t make it Saturday? Yoga on the Library Lawn will be Thursdays in August at 6:00 pm (8/2, 8/9, 8/16, 8/23, 8/30).

Ages 14+ are welcome to attend, Vince Spadacini will lead each class.

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Color around the World – Stress Buster Adult Coloring Night

Every Tuesday at 6 pm drop in the Library to relax at our Stress Buster Adult Coloring Night-Coloring around the World
Adult Summer Reading at The Garden City Public Library! 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 + Tuesday, June 19 – New York

Tuesday, July 10 – Rome
Tuesday, July 17 – Delhi
Tuesday, July 24 – Beijing

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