MAY 26: Traffic limited during parade

May 16, 2012

This year’s Memorial Day Parade will take place on Saturday, May 26, at 10 am.

There will be marching bands, floats, and service organizations, as the city salutes our servicemen and servicewomen during this annual celebration.

Grandview Heights and Mable Cliff veterans are once again invited to join this year’s parade. If you are a vet or want to particpate, please contact Pam Martin at 614-488-3111 or 

Enjoy the parade, and enjoy the holiday weekend!

  • The parade begins 10 am at Cambridge Boulevard & First Avenue, and continues down First Avenue to Oxley Road.
  • Some streets, including a portion of Grandview Avenue, will be closed from 9-11:30 am. Automobile access to the Library will be limited during this time. You may approach the Library from the south, or park and cross First Avenue by foot.

Questions? Call Circulation at 614-486-2951 or Grandview Parks & Recreation Department at 614-488-3111.

System upgrades affect service

May 15, 2012

Due to computer upgrades, our online catalog and patron accounts will be unavailable during the evening on Sunday, May 20. Work is expected to be completed by Monday morning.

No Library items will be due Sunday-Monday, May 20-21.
We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience.
Please call Circulation at 486-2951 with any questions about your account.

COSI “Water” exhibit in the Atrium

May 9, 2012

Check out the COSI Science Spot kiosk in the Library Atrium!

We’re teaming up again with COSI, to celebrate theirWater exhibition. 

Kids are invited to explore this fun, interactive exhibit to explore where water occurs on Earth, how it’s used, and how we can become better stewards of our water planet. Learn, connect, play, preserve!

The kiosk will be in our Atrium through June.

Thank you to COSI and their sponsors for this great exhibit at the Library!

Learn about the Grandview Library’s past COSI partnerships:

New events season: June-November 2012

May 8, 2012

Announcing a new season of events, concerts & fun at the Grandview Heights Public Library!

Find out what’s happening June—November 2012, and join us for fascinating talks, great workshops, live music, and fun for all ages!











We’re excited about this upcoming season, and we hope you’ll join us.

See you at the Grandview Library!

Questions? Call Circulation at 486-2951.

April’s Checkout Champions

May 7, 2012

Announcing the April winners of Checkout Champion, a monthly contest featuring Donatos prizes for checking out the most Grandview Library items:

  • In the Kids category, Nicole Clayton wins a large, single-item Donatos pizza and a $10 Donatos gift card. Nicole checked out 211 items in April.
  • In the Adult category, Anne Dukat wins a medium signature Donatos pizza and a $5 Donatos gift card. Anne checked out 313 items in April.

Thanks to Donatos for the terrific prizes.

Who will be the next Checkout Champions? It could be you!