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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Jul
27
Thu

RESCHEDULED - Farm on the Go!

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

Visit friendly farm animals with the Critter Barn of Zeeland. Sponsored by the Friends of the Kentwood Library.

Jul
27
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Grandville Branch

Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

Jul
27
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Walker Branch

Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

Jul
27
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Plainfield Township Branch

Preschoolers enjoy stories, rhymes, music, movement and more as they build their early literacy skills and develop a love of reading.

Jul
27
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Plainfield Township Branch

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills.

Jul
27
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Englehardt Branch

Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

Jul
27
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
Wyoming Branch

Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

Jul
27
Thu

KDL Lab Experience: Magna-Tiles Mania

11:00 am to 2:00 pm
East Grand Rapids Branch

Drop-in and build. Create cubes, pyramids, or other geometric shapes and patterns from two-dimensional to more complex three-dimensional systems.

Jul
27
Thu

Babytime

11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Walker Branch

Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Jul
27
Thu

Create a Birdhouse

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Alto Branch

Pre-registration required. Build your own birdhouse at the library.  An adult is required to stay and assist their child.

Jul
27
Thu

Cookie Chaos for Teens

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Cascade Township Branch

Calling all teen chefs to our crazy, chaotic cookie decorating competition.  You just might become the Cookie Chaos Champion, although everyone wins when there are cookies to eat!

Jul
27
Thu

Audacious Hoops

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
East Grand Rapids Branch

Watch a lively, interactive hula hoop show.  There will be hula hoops available for everyone to give it a whirl.

Jul
27
Thu

Dogs Day Out with Kent County Animal Shelter

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Cascade Township Branch

Meet staff and adoptable pups from the Kent Co Animal Shelter, learn about their services and volunteering opportunities.

 

Jul
27
Thu

Introduction to Creating Craft Spirits

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
East Grand Rapids Branch

Learn the basics of creating craft spirits including mashing, fermentation and distillation for great tasting beverages with Joel Bierling owner and president of Bier Distilleries.

Jul
27
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Wyoming Branch

Share ideas and skills while making new friends. Bring your own quilting, appliqué, knitting or crochet projects and supplies. This is not an instructor-led activity.

Jul
27
Thu

A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Byron Township Branch

Tom Plunkard's entertaining and hilarious show includes animals, audience involvement and amazing magic. Held at the Byron Twp. Offices, 8085 Byron Center Ave.

Jul
27
Thu

Ruff Readers

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Caledonia Township Branch

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler.

Jul
27
Thu

Ruff Readers

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Comstock Park Branch

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler.

Jul
27
Thu

Science on Wheels!

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Spencer Township Branch

Impression 5 will visit all the way from Lansing to bring KDL hands-on science exploration and dynamic, inquiry-based learning fun.

Jul
27
Thu

Magic with a Smile

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Plainfield Township Branch

A fun filled magic show with audience participation, juggling, comedy, illusions, music and fun!  Magic that thrills one minute and leaves the audience roaring with laughter the next.

Jul
27
Thu

Grandville Summer Family Nights: Talent Show

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Grandville Branch

Catch the excitement as the city's finest talent in grades K-8 perform for the top spot and prizes. Stop by the library for rules, entry form and to pre-register. Sponsored by Macatawa Bank.

Jul
27
Thu

Pet Show

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Cascade Township Branch

Your pet is a star!  Every critter's a winner in this unique show designed to put the spotlight on your furry, scaly or feathered friend.  All acts must pre-register.