I recently asked our staff to share the silly, weird and unexpected things they have found in returned library books. Let me tell you… people seem to be able to turn almost anything into a bookmark! The list made me laugh and feel slightly sick all at the same time.
Kent District Library and Schuler Books & Music are proud to announce the semi-finalists in the seventh annual Write Michigan Short Story Contest. Over 1,300 Michigan writers from all over the state entered the contest.
If you live in West Michigan, you know Maranda! She has served the community as an advocate for kids and families for decades.
All of the libraries in Kent County have teamed up with the Kent Intermediate School District and the Literacy Center of West Michigan to form Partners in Reading Success.
Kent District Library had a year full of bringing more services to more people:
Your favorite winter reading program for adults is back! Kent District Library is pleased to present Let It Snow. Adults (18 and older) who participate and read a minimum of six books in different categories between January 2 and March 31 will receive a Let It Snow 2019 ceramic 15 oz. mug.
Everyone knows you can check out books and movies from the library, but our library collection is way cooler than most! Some of the things you can get with your KDL library card just may surprise you.
'Tis the season for New Year’s resolutions! There’s a good chance that you are contemplating ways you can become a better person in 2019. We can help. We asked our amazing librarians to recommend books that can change your life. Here’s what they came up with.
If you aren't sure how to keep your kids busy and entertained over holiday break, we've got you covered!
Kent District Library is pleased to partner with The Rapid to offer the Books on the Bus program on buses traveling throughout the Greater Grand Rapids area. The program provides a collection of books for all ages that are conveniently placed on buses for riders to enjoy.