The Rapidian

GR Reads

Join the conversation on urban food innovation

by (Holly)

Submitted 08-27-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

This Thursday at 7 p.m., the Grand Rapids Public Library's GR Reads program welcomes local food advocate, urban farmer, herbalist and author Lisa Rose Starner to share stories of local people creating community change in our food culture. "...

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Grand Rapids Public Library engages adults in summer reading

by (Ana Olvera)

Submitted 07-11-2013 under NEWS

The theme for the Grand Rapids Public Library's (GRPL) fourth annual GR Reads adult summer reading program is "You Are Here." The 10 books featured in the program have themes involving sense of place or state of mind, says Kristen...

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Grand Rapids Public Library presents Michigan author Michael Moore

by (nancyfinney)

Submitted 07-30-2012 under NEWS

On July 26, Michael Moore spoke to the Grand Rapids community for Grand Rapids Public Library’s GR Reads program. This adult summer reading program is in its third year and features 10 different books. It is funded entirely by the Grand Rapids...

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Michael Moore to speak at Fountain Street Church

by (yuengerr)

Submitted 07-24-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

This Thursday at 7:00 p.m., award winning documentarian and bestselling author Michael Moore will be reading from and talking about his latest book “Here Comes Trouble: Stories from My Life,” a series of vignettes chronicling his life...

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