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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 e-books via OverDrive and e-magazines via Zinio.  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
superhero stunt show image Superhero Stunt Show - It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Doug Scheer! On Wednesday, July 1st, at 6:00 pm, stop by the library to meet a superhero. Watch as Doug Scheer shows off his silly superhero skills! Kids ages 5-12 and teens are welcome, and kids under five are welcome with a parent or guardian. Registration is required … Continue reading
150630 DIA Talk 01 Detroit Arts Institute Discusses Diego Rivera & Frida Kahlo - This second presentation in the lineup of the Adult Summer Reading Program will be sure to entertain art enthusiasts. Adult Services Librarian Daniel Lodge has arranged for the Detroit Institute of Arts to send a representative to discuss their ongoing retrospective of Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. Rivera and Kahlo were an explosive couple in … Continue reading
Movies Summer Family Movie Nights - Looking for something the whole family can do this summer? Look no further! Every Thursday from June 25th through August 13th, the library will be showing a family-friendly movie starting at 5:30 pm. FREE popcorn and refreshments will be served. No registration required, so just stop on by! Call us at (734) 793-1830 for titles playing! … Continue reading
Bam Pow Read Summer Reading Program 2015 - Registration for our Summer Reading Program has begun!  All ages are welcome to participate. Stop by the library today to sign up, and click on the images below for more information. Check the calendar for a list of events available this summer.                              For Kids:                                                                       For Teens:                          For Adults: … Continue reading
1558590_818629151507846_5140565271178263215_n 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 2015-2016 season. MAP (Michigan Activity Pass), available to all library card holders, is pleased to welcome two new partners to the program this season. Both Sheplar’s Mackinac Island Ferry (St. Ignace & … Continue reading
ProposedBudget Proposed Budget FY2015-16 - The Library’s “Proposed Budget FY2015-16″ is presented to the public as part of the proposed budget for the City of Garden City.  The Library Board retains responsibility for approving, and exclusive control over, the Library’s budget. However, in an effort to reduce redundancy, provide transparency, and facilitate public involvement in the budget process, the Board and … Continue reading
bookmyne_logo 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
Annual Report 2014 Annual Report - Annual Report The 2014 Annual Report of the Garden City Public Library is now available to view online or to print.  The report contains both calendar and fiscal year data illustrating how the Library and its staff have worked toward fulfilling our Mission: to serve the residents of Garden City (Michigan) as a resource of traditional … Continue reading
smile Amazon Smile - Amazon Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Garden City Library Building Fund every time you shop, at no cost to you.  When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a … Continue reading