Entries by The Grandview Heights Public Library

JOB: Support Services Director

The Grandview Heights Public Library is seeking a highly-qualified, dynamic leader for our Support Services Director position. This newly-created position oversees the support services departments, including Information Technology, Technical Services, Facilities, and Housekeeping. This position is an active member of the library’s management team and reports to the Library Director. The ideal candidate will have […]

JOB: Page

The Grandview Heights Public Library is seeking a friendly, hard-working individual for a Page position in the Circulation & Youth Services departments. The position is responsible for locating, retrieving, and shelving library materials. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work independently and enjoy working in a fun, busy environment. The position requires considerable […]

School services

Get ready for the new school year with school services from the library! Assignment Notifications Teachers may contact Youth Services at 614-481-3776 for resource suggestions for student homework assignments. A minimum of two weeks’ notice required. Book Lists for Students Reserve student book lists compiled by GHPL staff. Preschool to Kindergarten Toddlers Grades 1-2 Fiction, Nonfiction Grades 3-4 Fiction, Nonfiction Grades 5-6 Fiction, Nonfiction […]

Library Surplus Sale

Find great bargains on used furniture and equipment! The library will have a Surplus Sale on Saturday, June 24, from 10 am-4 pm, in Conference Room B on the library’s lower level. Items for sale include: Older e-readers and other electronic devices, wooden book shelves, office desks, office chairs, cubicle walls, file cabinets, various office supplies, […]

Board games now available

Create opportunities for all ages to play and learn by checking out board games from the Grandview Heights Public Library (GHPL). Forty-six games are available from the library, thanks to a $1,249 grant from the Grandview Heights/Marble Cliff Education Foundation. Games offer many learning opportunities. Children can learn early literacy skills such as letter and […]

Summer Reading Clubs

Adults, teens, and kids: Read this summer for a chance to win prizes in our Summer Reading Clubs! ADULTS No registration. Submit your entries in the designated boxes on the second floor of the library to enter gift card drawings from local businesses. All entries from the boxes go into the same prize drawing. Pick any book. No […]

Print celebrates patron, love of reading

A colorful, framed print celebrating a longtime patron and the love of reading is on display in Youth Service on the lower level of the library. The print depicts a scene of a dragon and a child reading together from the animated film How to Train Your Dragon (2010), based on the children’s book series […]

Outdoor summer concerts

Enjoy great summer concerts at the 32 Annual Music on the Lawn outdoor concert series at the library. The series, coordinated by the library and Grandview Heights Parks & Recreation, brings the community together for live music and family fun Tuesdays in June & July from 7:30-8:30 pm. The Central Ohio Food Truck Association and the Tri-Village […]

3D printer demonstration

Learn about 3D printers and see a live demonstration at the library. Find out how 3D printers are changing the world and affecting different industries, how objects are created, and where you can find pre-made objects. Registration is required. Sign up for these upcoming free classes. Presented by the State Library of Ohio’s Serving Every Ohioan […]

GHPL receives 9th five-star rating

Library Journal has named the Grandview Heights Public Library one of America’s best public libraries with a ranking of five stars for the 9th consecutive year. GHPL also ranked 2nd in the nation in its size category for the 4th consecutive year. The Library Journal Index of Public Library Service identified outstanding public libraries in its America’s Star Libraries 2016. Ratings are based on 2014 data […]