Great Start Collaborative Partner Spotlight: Grand Rapids Public Library

The Grand Rapids Public Library has been a Great Start Collaborative Partner for many years bringing their experience and services to families across Grand Rapids. Betsy Zandstra, Youth Services Librarian, took the time to share some of the great work families can access at their eight branches.

What programs do you offer for young children and their families?

How to families enroll in your programs?

How does your organization use parent voice to inform your programs?

What do you most appreciate about your GSC membership?


Funding from the Office of Great Start within the Michigan Department of Education supports the implementation of Great Start.