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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Sep
26
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
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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.

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

Sep
26
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:00 AM 09/26/2017 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.

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.

Sep
26
Tue

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.

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

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

Sep
26
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:00 AM 09/26/2017 11:00 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch

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

Sep
26
Tue

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.

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.

Sep
26
Tue

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
26
Tue

Digging Dinosaurs!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:00 AM 09/26/2017 11:00 AM America/New_York Digging Dinosaurs!

There are dinosaurs in the library! Stop by for dinosaur fun in this STEAM-based storytime special.

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

There are dinosaurs in the library! Stop by for dinosaur fun in this STEAM-based storytime special.

Sep
26
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:00 AM 09/26/2017 10:45 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.

 

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.

Sep
26
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:00 AM 09/26/2017 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.

Sep
26
Tue

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.

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.

Sep
26
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:00 AM 09/26/2017 10:45 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.

Sep
26
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:00 AM 09/26/2017 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
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.

Sep
26
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 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.

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.

Sep
26
Tue

Digging Dinosaurs!

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:30 AM 09/26/2017 11:30 AM America/New_York Digging Dinosaurs!

There are dinosaurs in the library! Stop by for dinosaur fun in this STEAM-based storytime special.

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

There are dinosaurs in the library! Stop by for dinosaur fun in this STEAM-based storytime special.

Sep
26
Tue

Family Storytime – Live Streaming

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 10:30 AM 09/26/2017 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime – Live Streaming

Watch this Storytime online. 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.

*Programs, events, classes and library scenes are photographed, videotaped or live streamed for library promotional purposes. Notify staff if you prefer not to be photographed.

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

Watch this Storytime online. Read and sing together.

Sep
26
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 11:00 AM 09/26/2017 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.

Sep
26
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 11:30 AM 09/26/2017 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.

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.

Sep
26
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 01:00 PM 09/26/2017 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.

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.

Sep
26
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 01:00 PM 09/26/2017 02:30 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.

Sep
26
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 01:00 PM 09/26/2017 01:45 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.

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.

Sep
26
Tue

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 03:30 PM 09/26/2017 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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

Tyrone Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Tyrone 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
26
Tue

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 03:30 PM 09/26/2017 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial 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
26
Tue

Early Childhood Essentials: Loose Parts – What Does That Mean? And Why Use Them?

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 06:00 PM 09/26/2017 07:00 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Loose Parts – What Does That Mean? And Why Use Them?

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. What does “Loose Parts” mean?  “Loose parts” are natural or synthetic (man-made) materials and objects which are used for open-ended play in Early Childhood programs.  Using Loose Parts will empower a child’s creativity and provide many learning opportunities, such as sorting, building, counting, sensory and dramatic play. Pre-registration required. Session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Sponsored by Great Start to Quality.

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

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. What does “Loose Parts” mean?

Sep
26
Tue

Early Childhood Essentials: Mindfully Feeding Infants

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 06:30 PM 09/26/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Mindfully Feeding Infants

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. At about six months, most babies are ready for solid foods. You can help babies develop healthy eating habits by learning to read baby messages about being hungry and full. You can also enhance the feeding experience by gaining an understanding about temperament – theirs and yours. This workshop will cover the basics of introducing solids, developing health eaters, reading baby messages and how temperament can affect feeding time.  Session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Sponsored by Great Start to Quality.

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

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. At about six months, most babies are ready for solid foods.

Sep
26
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 06:30 PM 09/26/2017 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.

Sep
26
Tue

Long Road Distillers Tour and Tasting

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 06:30 PM 09/26/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Long Road Distillers Tour and Tasting

Get a first-hand look at the local craft spirits scene.  Includes informational tour of the facility and distilling process along with a tasting at 537 Leonard St. NW MI 49504. Show your library card for discounts.  For adults 21 and over.

Off-Site Event
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Off-Site Event

Get a first-hand look at the local craft spirits scene.  Includes informational tour of the facility and distilling process along with a tasting at 537 Leonard St. NW MI 49504.

Sep
26
Tue

KD aLe Book Club: Cedar Springs Brewing Co.

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 06:30 PM 09/26/2017 08:00 PM America/New_York KD aLe Book Club: Cedar Springs Brewing Co.

Combine your love of books and brews at the KD aLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from the Cedar Springs Brewing Co. during an informal talk about what we've been reading. Expert book recommendations from KDL librarians included. The book club will be held at the Cedar Springs Brewing Co. 95 North Main St., Cedar Springs, MI.

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

Combine your love of books and brews at the KD aLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from the Cedar Springs Brewing Co. during an informal talk about what we've been reading.

Sep
26
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 06:30 PM 09/26/2017 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.

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
26
Tue

Digging Dinosaurs!

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 06:30 PM 09/26/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Digging Dinosaurs!

There are dinosaurs in the library! Stop by for dinosaur fun in this STEAM-based storytime special.

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

There are dinosaurs in the library! Stop by for dinosaur fun in this STEAM-based storytime special.

Sep
26
Tue

Cascade Writers' Group

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 07:00 PM 09/26/2017 08:00 PM America/New_York Cascade Writers' Group

Aspiring writers looking to give and receive support and feedback are welcome! Interested? Please contact the facilitator, Dr. Lisa McNeilley, at lisa.hope@comcast.net. Group meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month.

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

Aspiring writers looking to give and receive support and feedback are welcome! Interested? Please contact the facilitator, Dr.

Sep
26
Tue

Family Storytime

7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Add to Calendar 09/26/2017 07:00 PM 09/26/2017 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.

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.