Kalamazoo Public Library

Station News
10:18 am
Tue October 21, 2014

WMUK To Host Public Forum On Police Trust Issues

(File photo of Kalamazoo Public Safety)

The forum will promote public dialogue about the relationship between Kalamazoo's Public Safety Department and the city's minority neighborhoods. This is a follow up to our radio series by Chris Killian.

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2:25 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

KPL Chooses 2015 "Reading Together" Book

Author Jerry Dennis will give a public presentation in Kalamazoo on March 3 at Kalamazoo Central High School.
KALAMAZOO, MI - Readers will be immersed in our region's greatest natural resource with the Kalamazoo Public Library 2015 Reading Together book selection "The Living Great Lakes: Searching for the Heart of the Inland Seas" by Michigan author Jerry Dennis.
SW Michigan
10:31 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Merchants, Kalamazoo's Library Partner for Discounts

The Kalamazoo Public Library is using the month of September to show that having a library card has its privileges.

Its cardholders can get discounts at more than 15 local stores and museums during National Library Card Sign-up Month, according to a news release. Participating businesses include bookstores, coffee shops, restaurants, gift shops and the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts.

6:52 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Open-Carry Laws Debated After Man Brings Gun to Kalamazoo Library Event

Library Director says they've been instructed to call police when anyone is spotted with a gun in the library
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- An incident involving a man carrying a gun at the Kalamazoo Public Library's Summer Reading Party shows the need to add libraries to the list of gun-free zones in Michigan, said Ann Rohrbaugh, Kalamazoo Public Library director. But a spokesman for Michigan Open Carry Inc.
Education and Art
4:58 pm
Mon May 19, 2014

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program Encourages Reading to Your Kids

Credit Kalamazoo Public Library

In January, Kalamazoo Public Library started a program that challenges kids, and their parents or mentors, to read 1,000 books together before they start kindergarten.

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