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KDaLe

Mar
9
Mon

KDaLe Book Club: Thornapple Brewing Co

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 03/09/2020 07:00 PM 03/09/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Book Club: Thornapple Brewing Co

Combine your love of books and brews at the KDaLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from Thornapple Brewing Co. while librarians talk about the books we've been reading. Expert book recommendations from KDL librarians included. The book club will be held at Thornapple Brewing Co., 6262 28th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546. For adults 21 and older.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Combine your love of books and brews at the KDaLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from Thornapple Brewing Co.

Jan
20
Mon

KDaLe Tour: Thornapple Brewing Co.

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 07:00 PM 01/20/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Tour: Thornapple Brewing Co.

Join the Library for a tour of Thornapple Brewing Co. (6262 28th Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49546), GR’s only full service brewery (brewery, distillery, winery and restaurant).Get a behind the scenes look at how they make their delicious brews and show your library card when you order for a discount on your beverage. For ages 21 and older.

Off-Site Event
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Off-Site Event

Join the Library for a tour of Thornapple Brewing Co. (6262 28th Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49546), GR’s only full service brewery (brewer

Jan
29
Wed

KDaLe Tour: Speciation Artisan Ales

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/29/2020 07:00 PM 01/29/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Tour: Speciation Artisan Ales

Join the Library at Speciation Artisan Ales (3721 Laramie Dr NE, Comstock Park, MI) to get a tour of their brew facility and learn all about how they make their award winning, naturally fermented beers, ciders and wines. Whether you are a homebrewer wanting to learn about making sours, or just a beer fan interested in an unique brew style, this is the night for you. Don’t forget to show your library card for a discount on your beverage. Tour at 7:00 PM. Beverage discount all day. For ages 21 and older.

Off-Site Event
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Off-Site Event

Join the Library at Speciation Artisan Ales (3721 Laramie Dr NE, Comstock Park, MI) to get a tour of their brew facility and learn a

Mar
10
Tue

KDaLe: Author J. Ryan Stradal at City Built Brewing

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 03/10/2020 07:00 PM 03/10/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe: Author J. Ryan Stradal at City Built Brewing

J. Ryan Stradal, the author of The Lager Queen of Minnesota, hosts a talk and book signing over great food and beer.  The event will be held at City Built Brewing at 820 Monroe Ave NW #155, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.  For adults 21 and older.

Off-Site Event
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Off-Site Event

J.

Jan
24
Fri

KDaLe Home Brewing Competition

8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Add to Calendar 01/24/2020 08:00 PM 01/24/2020 09:45 PM America/New_York KDaLe Home Brewing Competition

If you think your home brew has what it takes to be crowned champion, here's your chance! Enter our 5th Annual "Book Inspired Brewing" competition to see how your beer stacks up. KDL staff and local brewers both amateur and professional will taste test. (It’s a rough job, but someone has to do it!) The winners get to brew with a professional brewer and see their beer on tap next summer! Register by Jan. 24. Beer submissions must be delivered to Gravel Bottom (418 Ada Drive, Ada), Railtown Brewing (3595 68th St SE, Caledonia), Broad Leaf (2885 Lake Eastbrook Blvd., Kentwood, MI) , or Pike 51(3768 Chicago Dr, Hudsonville) by February 29.

Off-Site Event
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Off-Site Event

If you think your home brew has what it takes to be crowned champion, here's your chance! Enter our 5th Annual "Book Inspired Brewing" competition to see how your beer stacks up.

Feb
7
Fri

KDaLe Tap Takeover at Horrocks Market

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2020 05:00 PM 02/07/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Tap Takeover at Horrocks Market

Join us at Horrocks Market as we celebrate the 7th year of KDaLe with a special KDaLe tap takeover.  Brewers from all over Beer City took us up on the challenge to create their own book inspired beer. Sample all of these great new local brews and meet a few of the brewers who created them.  4455 Breton Road, Kentwood.

Off-Site Event
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Off-Site Event

Join us at Horrocks Market as we celebrate the 7th year of KDaLe with a special KDaLe tap takeover.  Brewers from all over Beer City took us up on the challenge to create their own b

Dec
10
Tue

KDaLe Tour: TwoGuys Brewing

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/10/2019 06:00 PM 12/10/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Tour: TwoGuys Brewing

Join us for a behind the scenes tour of TwoGuys Brewing (2356 Porter St. SW, Wyoming, Michigan 49519). Show your KDL card for a discount on your beer for the evening. For adults 21 and older.

Service Center
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Service Center

Join us for a behind the scenes tour of TwoGuys Brewing (2356 Porter St. SW, Wyoming, Michigan 49519).