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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.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Oct
18
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

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

Oct
18
Wed

Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 12:00 PM America/New_York Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

This group provides emotional, educational and social support for caregivers of those with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. It helps participants develop methods and skills to solve problems; and encourages caregivers to maintain their own personal, physical and emotional health, as well as optimally care for their loved ones.

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

This group provides emotional, educational and social support for caregivers of those with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia.

Oct
18
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 10:45 AM America/New_York Rhyme Time Music and Movement

Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

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

Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

Oct
18
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

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

Oct
18
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

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.

Oct
18
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

Oct
18
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

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.

Oct
18
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

 

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

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

Oct
18
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

Oct
18
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

 

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

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

Oct
18
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

 

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.

Oct
18
Wed

Digging Dinosaurs!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

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

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

Oct
18
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

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

Oct
18
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

Oct
18
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

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

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

Oct
18
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 10:30 AM 10/18/2017 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.

 

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

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

Oct
18
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 11:00 AM 10/18/2017 11:45 AM America/New_York Rhyme Time Music and Movement

Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

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

Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

Oct
18
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 11:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

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

Oct
18
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 11:00 AM 10/18/2017 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.

 

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

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

Oct
18
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 11:00 AM 10/18/2017 11:45 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.

 

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.

Oct
18
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 11:30 AM 10/18/2017 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.

Oct
18
Wed

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 01:00 PM 10/18/2017 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.

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

Oct
18
Wed

Babytime

4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 04:00 PM 10/18/2017 04:45 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.

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

Oct
18
Wed

Create a Traditional Folk Remedy

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 06:30 PM 10/18/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Create a Traditional Folk Remedy

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. Come and prepare a jar of this pungent, handmade mixture based on Fire Cider. Taste a sample and learn how it is used.

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

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 and is required. Come and prepare a jar of this pungent, handmade mixture based on Fire Cider.

Oct
18
Wed

Ethics Book Club

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 06:30 PM 10/18/2017 08:00 PM America/New_York Ethics Book Club

Join us for a thoughtful, candid and lively discussion of books ranging in topics from current affairs, the environment, philosophy, religion, culture, race, gender and economics.  

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

Join us for a thoughtful, candid and lively discussion of books ranging in topics from current affairs, the environment, philosophy, religion, culture, race, gender and economics.  

Oct
18
Wed

West African Drum and Dance

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 06:30 PM 10/18/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York West African Drum and Dance

Join Tam Tam Mandingue Djembe Academy certified teacher, Leah Ivory, for a night of drumming. Leah teaches traditional rhythms from West African village life, as taught to her by Mamady Keita, one of the master drummers from Guinea, West Africa. Drums will be provided, but you are most welcome to bring your own drum or rhythm instrument.

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

Join Tam Tam Mandingue Djembe Academy certified teacher, Leah Ivory, for a night of drumming.