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Our summer hours start this weekend: All KDL branches will be closed Sundays from May 27 through Sept. 2. We will also be closed Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day.

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Himizu movie

"Himizu": a new DVD

Himizu,” a new movie on DVD from Japan (originally released in 2014) that takes place near the site of the 2011 Fukushima tsunami and nuclear disaster,

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Birds of a feather...

We all know about the seasonal changes in Michigan: colorful leaves, shorter days, colder mornings…and migrating birds!  Now that many of our feathered friends have headed south, this might be a good time to enjoy a book from some birdwatching authors.  And you don’t have to be a birdwa

Jack

Patron story: No gift is too small

Though originally published a couple of years ago on the KDL blog, this story is too sweet not to share again.
 

Last fall, 3-year-old Jack DeVries walked into the Byron Township branch with a gift for children’s librarian Barb DeYoung.

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Reading to dog

Patron story: The impact of reading to a furry friend

Daniel Deindorfer was not yet in kindergarten when he and his mom visited the Cascade Township branch and saw the dogs. More specifically, dogs lounging on blankets in quiet corners of the library, seemingly all-ears as they were being read to by children.

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