Excited about the release of the latest Star Wars: The Last Jedi movie? So are we! GPL is your go-to place for all things Star Wars — graphic novels, dvds, books, & ebooks! Click on the images below to get started exploring our favorite “galaxy far, far away”.
The public library is an oasis in this busy world. Though it’s bustling with people and events and technology, sometimes it feels like stepping back in time. This is especially true when it comes to how people interact with one another. Working at the circulation desk, I often see peo
Greenburgh offers excellent parks to enjoy, discover and walk your dog. As my chosen sage of contemporary letters Patti Smith wrote, “we are guided by roses, the scent of the page…” and I would add where our dogs lead us on meditative walks. Are our lives better be
On Wednesday, August 16th, the Children’s Room was transformed into our Build A Better World Makers Faire. Over 90 kids and kids-at-heart made slime, built catapults, played Lego twister, created paper fortune-tellers, tested their sense of smell, blew through our cotton ball
Celebrate Summer Today, June 21 @ 4-6PM Celebrate the 1st day of summer — enjoy a tasty snow cone and play video games! Join us in the Children’s Story Time Room for some warm weather fun! Just pop in! Grades K-12.
According to collector and White Plains resident, Joyce Schenker, her “Vintage American Popsicle Stick Folk Art” exhibit [April-May 2017] from the 1930s and 1940s were income projects done by both the boy scouts and girl scouts. Housewives also created these practical obj
Nature versus nurture; this is surely an age old question. In this context, nature is something that humans are born with such as physical traits and even certain behaviors. It is the exterior influences, the nurturing we receive or lack thereof that can modify these behaviors includi
There are 40 developmental assets that every child needs to succeed. These include both internal and external influences; Support, Empowerment, Boundaries & Expectations and Constructive Use of Time, Commitment to Learning, Positive Values, Social Competencies and Positive Identit
Are you excited for the GPL POKEMON GO FEST this Wednesday 8/24?! We are! Pokémon GO Fest August 24 @ 6:00 – 7:30 PM Celebrate Pokémon GO with fellow fans at Greenburgh Public Library. Join us for Pokémon Safaris, battle at one of the library’s two Poké Gyms, Poké Stop visits, P
Pokémon GO @ GPL! – Catch Em’ All! Greenburgh Public Library was excited to discover that we are the home of TWO Poké Gyms and a Poké Stop for the new game Pokémon GO! Since the game’s launch a few weeks ago tons of kids, teens, and adults have been visiting GPL with gaming in m