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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Sep
21
Thu

Storytime at West Oakview preschool, Tues/Thurs

8:30 AM to 10:00 AM
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one staff person

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

one staff person

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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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.

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.

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 10:00 AM 09/21/2017 10:45 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.

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

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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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.

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.

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 10:00 AM 09/21/2017 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.

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

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 10:00 AM 09/21/2017 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.

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

Sep
21
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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Preschoolers enjoy stories, rhymes, music, movement and more as they build their early literacy skills and develop a love of reading.

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

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

Sep
21
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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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.

 

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

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

Sep
21
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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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.

 

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

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

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 10:00 AM 09/21/2017 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.

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

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 10:30 AM 09/21/2017 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.

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.

Sep
21
Thu

All Aboard Book Discussion: A Town Like Alice

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 10:30 AM 09/21/2017 11:30 AM America/New_York All Aboard Book Discussion: A Town Like Alice

Join with other readers over refreshment to discuss A Town Like Alice by Nevil Shute.  Stop in the library to pick up a copy to read.

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

Join with other readers over refreshment to discuss A Town Like Alice by Nevil Shute.  Stop in the library to pick up a copy to read.

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 11:00 AM 09/21/2017 12:00 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.

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

Sep
21
Thu

Babytime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 11:00 AM 09/21/2017 12:00 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.

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

Sep
21
Thu

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

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

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

Sep
21
Thu

Teen Zone

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

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

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

Sep
21
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 06:00 PM 09/21/2017 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.

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

Sep
21
Thu

DIY Decorative Wood Signs

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 06:00 PM 09/21/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York DIY Decorative Wood Signs

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. The Mud Room is bringing their painting studio to the library. Customize a wood sign to create a charming display in your home or office.

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

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. The Mud Room is bringing their painting studio to the library.

Sep
21
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 06:30 PM 09/21/2017 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.

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

Sep
21
Thu

Early Childhood Essentials: Exploring Language and Literacy

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2017 06:30 PM 09/21/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Exploring Language and Literacy

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. Early Childhood education has the potential to improve “reading-by-third-grade” outcomes. Explore language and literacy from NAEYC articles and understanding GELN Essential Instructional Practices in Early Literacy.  Session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Sponsored by Great Start to Quality.

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

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. Early Childhood education has the potential to improve “reading-by-third-grade” outcomes.