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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.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Oct
26
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.

Walker Branch
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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.

Oct
26
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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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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.

Oct
26
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.

Grandville Branch
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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.

Oct
26
Thu

Awesome Autumn Adventure

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 10:00 AM 10/26/2017 11:00 AM America/New_York Awesome Autumn Adventure

Celebrate the season with autumn crafts, games and pumpkin decorating! Please bring your own pumpkin.

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt Branch

Celebrate the season with autumn crafts, games and pumpkin decorating! Please bring your own pumpkin.

Oct
26
Thu

Digging Dinosaurs!

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

Alpine Township Branch
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Alpine Township Branch

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

Oct
26
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 10:00 AM 10/26/2017 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
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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
26
Thu

Toddler Time

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

 

Plainfield Township Branch
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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
26
Thu

Toddler Time

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

 

Gaines Township Branch
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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.

Oct
26
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 10:00 AM 10/26/2017 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
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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
26
Thu

Awesome Autumn Adventure

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 10:30 AM 10/26/2017 11:30 AM America/New_York Awesome Autumn Adventure

Celebrate the season with autumn crafts, games and pumpkin decorating! Please bring your own pumpkin.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

Celebrate the season with autumn crafts, games and pumpkin decorating! Please bring your own pumpkin.

Oct
26
Thu

Family Storytime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 11:00 AM 10/26/2017 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
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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.

Oct
26
Thu

Babytime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 11:00 AM 10/26/2017 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
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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.

Oct
26
Thu

Cascade Friends Fall Booked for Lunch

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 12:30 PM 10/26/2017 02:00 PM America/New_York Cascade Friends Fall Booked for Lunch

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 closes Oct. 23 and is required. The Friends of Cascade Library invites you to a luncheon and presentation by West Michigan author Kristina Riggle, author of seven novels, including Real Life and Liars, a Great Lakes, Great Reads choice by Great Lakes Independent Booksellers.

Include your price option in your registration name, "Mrs. Smith $5". Please pay at the door.

  • Luncheon for Friends members, $10
  • Luncheon for non-members, $12  
  • For the author talk alone (no lunch) $5
Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Pre-registration opens Aug. 1 closes Oct.

Oct
26
Thu

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 03:30 PM 10/26/2017 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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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.

Oct
26
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 06:00 PM 10/26/2017 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
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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.

Oct
26
Thu

Microsoft Basics: Excel II

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 06:00 PM 10/26/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Microsoft Basics: Excel II

Broaden your Excel horizons by creating charts, developing a simple database and learning to mail merge address databases. Prerequisites: Participants must be experienced using the mouse and keyboard and have basic Excel skills.

Krause Memorial Branch
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Krause Memorial Branch

Broaden your Excel horizons by creating charts, developing a simple database and learning to mail merge address databases.

Oct
26
Thu

Awesome Autumn Adventure

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 06:00 PM 10/26/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Awesome Autumn Adventure

Celebrate the season with autumn crafts, games and pumpkin decorating! Please bring your own pumpkin.

Tyrone Township Branch
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Tyrone Township Branch

Celebrate the season with autumn crafts, games and pumpkin decorating! Please bring your own pumpkin.

Oct
26
Thu

Estate Planning Seminar: Do you have a Will?

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 06:30 PM 10/26/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Estate Planning Seminar: Do you have a Will?

Learn about Wills, Trusts and Power of Attorney and receive these important documents for free (incomes under $50,000). A service of the Davenport University Paralegal Department.

Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
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Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

Learn about Wills, Trusts and Power of Attorney and receive these important documents for free (incomes under $50,000). A service of the Davenport University Paralegal Department.

Oct
26
Thu

Good Reads for Great Discussions: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 06:30 PM 10/26/2017 07:30 PM America/New_York Good Reads for Great Discussions: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Join us for conversation and fun as we discover new books together. This month's selection is The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.

Byron Township Branch
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Byron Township Branch

Join us for conversation and fun as we discover new books together. This month's selection is The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.

Oct
26
Thu

Create a Traditional Folk Remedy

6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 06:30 PM 10/26/2017 07:00 PM America/New_York Create a Traditional Folk Remedy

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

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

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

Oct
26
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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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.

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.

Oct
26
Thu

The Lit-Wits: A House in the Sky

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 07:00 PM 10/26/2017 08:00 PM America/New_York The Lit-Wits: A House in the Sky

Get more out of reading! Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout. Snacks provided. 

Comstock Park Branch
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Comstock Park Branch

Get more out of reading! Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout. Snacks provided. 

Oct
26
Thu

CANCELED - KDL Presents: A "Geeks Who Drink" Quiz

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/26/2017 07:00 PM 10/26/2017 09:00 PM America/New_York CANCELED - KDL Presents: A "Geeks Who Drink" Quiz

This program has been cancelled.

Off-Site Event
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Off-Site Event

This program has been cancelled.