Try a book bundle! Each bundle has 5-10 books based on a theme. Request a bundle from GPPL by completing this brief form.
Be sure to include your name and preferred branch for pickup - Central Annex, Ewald or Woods. A staff member will email you when your bundle is ready. If you don't have a library card, you can get a temporary card here. Or call our Reference Desk 313-640-4775 or connect with us on Chat in the lower right of the screen.
Having trouble with the form? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your request.
Any time is learning time with TALK!
Get messages with fun activites to help prepare your little one for school success
TALK: Text and Learn for Kindergarten is intended for children 5 and under. TALK offers activities right to your phone to enjoy with your child and help them learn.
Activities include building pre-literacy skills, such as hearing letter sounds, building hand muscles and recognizing letters and numbers.
Sign up today! Text TALK to 75547. For more information visit texttolearn.com
2022 EARLY LITERACY CALENDAR
Fun daily early literacy activities
This calendar has tons of literacy-building activities you can do at home every day.
Enjoy story time fun with your Youth Librarians at the library, outside, or from home on Zoom.
Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math!
Bring science home and learn about coding, astronomy, liquids and more through hands-on experiments and manipulatives. Each branch has a STEAM Kit collection for you to explore. Kits check out for 2 weeks.
Digital Resources for Youth
Online, on demand tutoring! A free suite of homework help, test prep, and skills building services.
Online language instruction and conversation practice, ESL instruction and foreign language movie collections. Start learning one of 72 languages today!
Pre-K-3. Classic video storybooks from Weston Woods paired with related nonfiction books for beginning readers.
Resources at four levels covering people, countries, science, animals, current events and biographies.
NoveList K-8 Plus
K-8. Find just the right book by subject, age, awards won, Lexile Reading levels, Common Core standards and more.
Tagged as: youth, kids, story time, book bundles, children, reading, literacy