Entries by The Grandview Heights Public Library

JOB: Adult Services Librarian

The Grandview Heights Public Library is seeking an Adult Services Librarian to join a service-oriented team. In addition to traditional library services, the successful candidate will advance library initiatives, evaluate digital products, and train staff and patrons on use of the library’s digital resources. Adult Services Librarian position description. Submit a completed Employment Application (fillable PDF)*, resume, and cover […]

GHPL Foundation’s Annual Campaign

Love your library? Consider making a gift to the Grandview Heights Public Library Foundation’s Annual Campaign. Your tax-deductible donation helps ensure the long-term financial security of the library, enhance its services, and increase the library’s community outreach. Recent Foundation projects include GHPL Mobile Exhibits, GHPL PopUp Library, and WiFi in Grandview Parks. Your donation can be […]

JOB: Library Associate

The Grandview Heights Public Library is seeking to fill two Library Associate positions (one full-time and one part-time). The position provides library services to patrons of all ages. The ideal candidate will have excellent customer service, communication, and technology skills, and enjoy working in a fun and busy environment. Some evening and weekend hours required. […]

5th Annual Howlin’ Halloween

Make the library one of your Beggars Night stops on Tuesday, October 31, from 6-8 pm! Stop by the library for treats, costume contests, and pictures with your scariest friends. Plus, visit with Rosie the Comfort Dog. Costume contests for all ages will be held at three different times: 6:30 pm, 7 pm, and 7:30 pm. Winners […]

10/21: Pumpkin Run affects library traffic

The 39th Annual Great Pumpkin Run 5K race will take place Saturday, October 21, at 9 am. The race is presented by the City of Grandview Heights and Grandview Parks & Recreation. Streets surrounding the library will be affected. Although First Avenue (the library’s street) will not be closed to traffic, it will be restricted from 8:30-10:30 am. Motorists should expect delays […]

GHPL Mobile Exhibits

The Grandview Heights Public Library has launched a new exhibit project that combines wonder, engagement, and learning with all-in-one, interactive mobile kiosks for all ages. GHPL Mobile Exhibits are compact, museum-quality kiosks featuring: Showcases for artifacts and specimens Engaging, educational visuals Craft table for all ages Interactive touchscreen Book displays The project is funded with private money by the Grandview […]

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 […]