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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.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Jan
17
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 09:30 AM 01/17/2017 10:30 AM America/New_York Babytime

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. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver. Storytime Program.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 10:30 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and younger with an adult.

 

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

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

Jan
17
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 10:30 AM America/New_York Preschool Storytime

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

Grandville Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Grandville Branch

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

Jan
17
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 10:45 AM America/New_York Preschool Storytime

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

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

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

Jan
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome to attend as well.

Gaines Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Gaines Township 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome to attend as well.

Alpine Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Alpine Township 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 11:00 AM America/New_York Babytime

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. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver. Storytime Program.

Byron Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Byron Township 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Helping Hands Help Haiti

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 12:00 PM America/New_York Helping Hands Help Haiti

Learn the simple art of creating rugs and other articles from plastic grocery bags.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township Branch

Learn the simple art of creating rugs and other articles from plastic grocery bags.

Jan
17
Tue

Friends Business Meeting 2017

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 12:00 PM America/New_York Friends Business Meeting 2017

All members and those interested in becoming a Friend of the Englehardt Library are encouraged to attend. Your input is important regarding library programming and service projects.

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt Branch

All members and those interested in becoming a Friend of the Englehardt Library are encouraged to attend. Your input is important regarding library programming and service projects.

Jan
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 11:00 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and younger with an adult.

 

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial Branch

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

Jan
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 11:00 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and younger with an adult.

 

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch

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

Jan
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:00 AM 01/17/2017 10:45 PM America/New_York Toddler Time

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and younger with an adult.

 

Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

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

Jan
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:30 AM 01/17/2017 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome to attend as well.

Wyoming Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Jan
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 10:30 AM 01/17/2017 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome to attend as well.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Nelson Township / Sand Lake 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 11:00 AM 01/17/2017 11:30 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and younger with an adult.

 

Grandville Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Grandville Branch

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

Jan
17
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 11:30 AM 01/17/2017 12:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome to attend as well.

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 01:00 PM 01/17/2017 03:00 PM America/New_York Sit-N-Stitch

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.

Alto Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Alto 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 01:00 PM 01/17/2017 02:00 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome to attend as well.

Byron Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Byron Township 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 01:00 PM 01/17/2017 01:30 PM America/New_York Babytime

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. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver. Storytime Program.

Grandville Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Grandville 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Fireside Chatters Book Discussion

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 01:30 PM 01/17/2017 02:30 PM America/New_York Fireside Chatters Book Discussion

Join us for a friendly and fun book discussion. This month's selection is The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Join us for a friendly and fun book discussion. This month's selection is The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt.

Jan
17
Tue

Residence Care Facility Visit to Emerald Meadows

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 03:00 PM 01/17/2017 04:00 PM America/New_York Residence Care Facility Visit to Emerald Meadows

Read to facility's dementia patients, and bring materials, discussions, and activities to higher functioning residents.

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library pzurgable@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch

Read to facility's dementia patients, and bring materials, discussions, and activities to higher functioning residents.

Jan
17
Tue

Drive-in Movie: Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 04:00 PM 01/17/2017 05:00 PM America/New_York Drive-in Movie: Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

What could be better than decorating your own "car" to sit in while eating popcorn and enjoying Mo Willem’s Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! Please bring a sturdy box that your child can sit in. We'll have craft supplies on hand to rev-up your child’s “car.” Come early to decorate your car and reserve your “parking space” for the film.  Held at the Tyrone Township Community Building at 28 E. Muskegon St.

Tyrone Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Tyrone Township Branch

What could be better than decorating your own "car" to sit in while eating popcorn and enjoying Mo Willem’s Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

Jan
17
Tue

KDL Lab Experience: Scratch Coding Club

4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 04:30 PM 01/17/2017 05:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Scratch Coding Club

Scratch is a website for eight to sixteen year olds who want to build games, interactive stories and animations through code blocks. During these volunteer-led weekly sessions, kids will learn technical skills and help each other work on projects. Attendees who are able to are strongly encouraged to bring their own laptop with Wi-fi capabilities. Others are encouraged to arrive early to claim one of the limited number of computers available on a first-come first-served basis. Sponsored by Friends of the East Grand Rapids Library.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Scratch is a website for eight to sixteen year olds who want to build games, interactive stories and animations through code blocks.

Jan
17
Tue

KDL Lab Experience: Hosts New Makers of Grand Rapids

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 05:30 PM 01/17/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Hosts New Makers of Grand Rapids

Explore Making and STEM concepts in a fun, flexible, casual atmosphere! We have a feature concept each week, but makers are encouraged to follow their interests. We provide supplies to engage all ages (toddler to adult), and while we explore basic concepts, even experienced makers are able to stay engaged. It is okay to bring your own project to work on! We usually have many project options available.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township Branch

Explore Making and STEM concepts in a fun, flexible, casual atmosphere! We have a feature concept each week, but makers are encouraged to follow their interests.

Jan
17
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 06:30 PM 01/17/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome to attend as well.

Wyoming Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Jan
17
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 06:30 PM 01/17/2017 08:00 PM America/New_York Sit-N-Stitch

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.

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township 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.

Jan
17
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 06:30 PM 01/17/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Toddler Time

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and younger with an adult.

 

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt Branch

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

Jan
17
Tue

Book Discussion

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 06:30 PM 01/17/2017 08:00 PM America/New_York Book Discussion

Join us for a friendly informal book discussion. This month's selection is Saving Ceecee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman.

Wyoming Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Wyoming Branch

Join us for a friendly informal book discussion. This month's selection is Saving Ceecee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman.

Jan
17
Tue

Family Storytime

7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2017 07:00 PM 01/17/2017 07:45 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome to attend as well.

Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) 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.