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All KDL branches will be closed Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day. In addition, our summer hours will begin: We will not be open Sundays starting this Sunday, May 28, and lasting through Labor Day weekend, Sept. 3.

Hours & Locations

Gaines Township Branch

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Hours & Information

Gaines Township Branch
(616) 784-2007
421 68th St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Hours: 

Monday: 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. – 5p.m.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Branch Manager: 
Youth staff email: 
Bus route: 
1/2-mile east of Route 1
Amenities: 

Wireless internet Public computers with internet, word processing and other software Color copier KDLville early literacy play space Teen space Quiet study/reading rooms Local history room Community meeting room Ongoing used book sale area

History: 

Gaines Township has supported library service since the Depression Era. During the 1950s and '60s, Kent County provided library service at a number of bookmobile stops, both at local schools and in the Dutton and Cutlerville areas. In 1969 the Gaines Township branch was opened to the public at its current location. Rapid population growth in the area led to an extensive expansion of the building in 1987 to over 10,000 square feet.

Bulletin Board: 

Join us on the third Monday of the month for a friendly, informal book discussion!