Outdoor Used Book Sale - May 22, 2021 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

We are excited to announce our first used book sale of 2021!

The sale will be held in the GPPL Woods branch parking lot and includes 1000’s of books, DVDs, recorded books, children’s books, etc. for $1.00 each. Cash only please.

All proceeds benefit the Grosse Pointe Public Library.

Outdoor Purse Sale - June 5, 20201 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Purses, Bags, Wallets, Oh My!

100’s of gently used purses, bags, wallets and more will be on sale in the GPPL Woods branch parking lot. Prices range from $2.00 - $30.00. Cash only please.

All proceeds benefit the Grosse Pointe Public Library.


Pop Up Book Sale on October 3, 2020

The Friends sold books and more in the parking lot at the Woods Branch Library at Mack and Vernier in Grosse Pointe Woods.

Zoomed with Michelle Boggess, local artist & author, on August 26, 2020

The Friends hosted a zoom discussion with local artist and author Michelle Boggess who set the Guinness Book Record for the World's Largest Maze.

Video chat with Jeopardy Teacher Tournament Winner on July 21, 2020

Ben Henri, a GP North teacher, won the 2020 Jeopardy Teacher Tournament in early June. Friends' members were able to discuss this accomplishment with Mr. Henri via Zoom.

Friends Attend the GPPL Ground Breaking on June 30, 2020

On June 30, 2020 most of our board members were able to attend the GPPL ground breaking ceremony at the Central Branch. Pictured from left to right are: Martina Burke, Ed Allotta, Pat Nicholl, Richard Larry, Vicki Granger, Tom Peck, Jill Campbell, Donna Abdoo, and Tracy Magee.

Many wonderful changes are happening at all three branches of the Grosse Pointe Public Library. We, the Friends of the GPPL, are happy and proud to play a part.

Annual Membership Meeting

2020 Membership Meeting has been Cancelled

Due to COVID-19, we regretfully have to cancel the 2020 Friends Annual Membership meeting. Please follow us on Facebook or continue checking this website for updated information on future events.