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!

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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, December 18th 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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Stress Buster Adult Coloring Night

Every Tuesday at 6 pm drop in the Library to relax at our Stress Buster Adult Coloring Night at The Garden City Public Library! There will be a multitude of coloring sheets provided, as well as crayons, markers, gel pens, 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 + welcome to drop in.

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Michigan Activity Pass Welcomes Two New Partners

Great news! The Garden City Public Library is pleased to announce that the Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program is gearing up for the 2017 season. MAP (Michigan Activity Pass), available to all library card holders, is pleased to welcome two new partners to the program this season. Both Legoland and  will offer discounts on admission to … Continue reading

BookMyne Mobile Device App

The Garden City Public Library is excited to announce that we have partnered with the mobile device app BookMyne.  Patrons can now browse our shared catalog, place and cancel holds, view their accounts, view digital bookshelves, and download electronic resources through their iOS or Android devices. Additional Features: BookMyne is multi-lingual, supported in English, Arabic, Bengali, Simplifed Chinese, Traditional … Continue reading

Award Winners

Caldecott Medal — Awarded “to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children” by the American Library Association.”

To see a complete listing of Caldecott Medal and Honor books, click here.

Newbery Medal — Awarded to the author of “the most distinguished American children’s book” by the American Library Association.”

To see a complete listing of Newbery Medal and Honor books, click here.