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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Feb
1
Thu

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 09:30 AM 02/01/2018 10:15 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.

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.

Feb
1
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 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
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.

Feb
1
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 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
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.

Feb
1
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 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.

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.

Feb
1
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 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.

Feb
1
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 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.

Feb
1
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 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.

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.

Feb
1
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 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.

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.

Feb
1
Thu

Apple Users Group

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Apple Users Group

Not sure how to use your Apple device? Bring your own MacBook, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, etc. to the library to learn and share tips about everything from apps to iCloud.

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

Not sure how to use your Apple device? Bring your own MacBook, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, etc. to the library to learn and share tips about everything from apps to iCloud.

Feb
1
Thu

A Day at the Beach!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York A Day at the Beach!

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

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

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

Feb
1
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:00 AM 02/01/2018 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.

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.

Feb
1
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 10:30 AM 02/01/2018 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.

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.

Feb
1
Thu

February is for Library Lovers: Used Book discount

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 12:00 PM 02/01/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York February is for Library Lovers: Used Book discount

If you're looking for some good reads at great prices, all books in our Used Book Nook will be half off in February. We love our patrons at the Englehardt branch of Kent District Library! Check out materials and enter to win a Book Basket to be given away at the end of the month.

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

If you're looking for some good reads at great prices, all books in our Used Book Nook will be half off in February.

Feb
1
Thu

Novel Characters Book Club: To the Bright Edge of the World

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 01:00 PM 02/01/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Novel Characters Book Club: To the Bright Edge of the World

Join us for an informal book discussion of To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey.

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

Join us for an informal book discussion of To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey.

Feb
1
Thu

Teen Zone

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 03:00 PM 02/01/2018 04:00 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
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.

Feb
1
Thu

KDL Lab Experience: Straw Building Bonanza

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 03:30 PM 02/01/2018 04:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Straw Building Bonanza

With this unstructured building time, kids can build 2D and 3D geometric creations, vehicles, forts, or whatever! We'll provide all the materials, kids bring their imagination and curiosity.

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

With this unstructured building time, kids can build 2D and 3D geometric creations, vehicles, forts, or whatever!

Feb
1
Thu

Teen Zone

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 04:00 PM 02/01/2018 06:00 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.

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

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

Feb
1
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 06:00 PM 02/01/2018 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.

Feb
1
Thu

Minecraft Club

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 06:00 PM 02/01/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Minecraft Club

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.  The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served.  No registration required.  If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

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

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Feb
1
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 06:30 PM 02/01/2018 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.

Feb
1
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/01/2018 06:30 PM 02/01/2018 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.

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

Feb
2
Fri

Volunteer Tax Assistance

9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 09:30 AM 02/02/2018 01:00 PM America/New_York Volunteer Tax Assistance

For more information or for an appointment, please call 2-1-1- or visit taxhelp.davenport.edu.  IRS-Certified student volunteers will prepare and e-file taxes for qualifying low-income individuals and families.  This program is sponsored by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA).

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

For more information or for an appointment, please call 2-1-1- or visit taxhelp.davenport.edu.  IRS-Certified student volunteers will prepare and e-file taxes for qualifying l

Feb
2
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 09:30 AM 02/02/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences, discovery and gross motor activities will be provided for sensory fun. 

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

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences, discovery and gross motor activities will be provided for senso

Feb
2
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 10:00 AM 02/02/2018 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.

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

Feb
2
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 10:00 AM 02/02/2018 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.

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

Feb
2
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 10:00 AM 02/02/2018 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.

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.

Feb
2
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 10:00 AM 02/02/2018 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.

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

Feb
2
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 10:30 AM 02/02/2018 11:30 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.

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

Feb
2
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 10:30 AM 02/02/2018 11:30 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.

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

Feb
2
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 10:30 AM 02/02/2018 11:30 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.

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

Feb
2
Fri

KDaLe Tap Takeover at Horrocks Market

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/02/2018 05:00 PM 02/02/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Tap Takeover at Horrocks Market

Join us at Horrocks Market as we celebrate the 5th year of KDaLe with a special KDaLe tap takeover. Area breweries from the Beer City Brewers Guild took us up on the challenge to create their own book inspired beer. Come sample all of these great new local brews and meet a few of the brewers who created them.  (4455 Breton Road SE, Kentwood, MI 49508) For adults 21 and older.

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

Join us at Horrocks Market as we celebrate the 5th year of KDaLe with a special KDaLe tap takeover.

Feb
3
Sat

Early Childhood Essentials: Mini Day of Learning - Part I

9:45 AM to 11:15 AM
Add to Calendar 02/03/2018 09:45 AM 02/03/2018 11:15 AM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Mini Day of Learning - Part I

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Register for each session separately. Each session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Sponsored by Great Start to Quality.

Part I -  Lesson Planning in the Work You Already Do
The purpose of this training is to help Early Childhood Professionals recognize the important work they do with children on a day to day basis. We will look at how curriculum is already taking place and how to document information and plan for developmentally appropriate activities without being overwhelmed.

(Part II - Social Emotional Benefits of Family Inclusion)
 

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Register for each session separately. Each session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit.

Feb
3
Sat

Volunteer Tax Assistance

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/03/2018 10:00 AM 02/03/2018 01:30 PM America/New_York Volunteer Tax Assistance

For more information or for an appointment, please call 2-1-1- or visit taxhelp.davenport.edu.  IRS-Certified student volunteers will prepare and e-file taxes for qualifying low-income individuals and families.  This program is sponsored by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA).

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

For more information or for an appointment, please call 2-1-1- or visit taxhelp.davenport.edu.  IRS-Certified student volunteers will prepare and e-file taxes for qualifying l

Feb
3
Sat

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/03/2018 10:00 AM 02/03/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Heart to Heart Craft Party

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

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

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Feb
3
Sat

Early Childhood Essentials: Mini Day of Learning - Part II

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/03/2018 11:30 AM 02/03/2018 01:00 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Mini Day of Learning - Part II

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Register for each session separately. Each session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Sponsored by Great Start to Quality.

Part II -  Social Emotional Benefits of Family Inclusion
The purpose of this training is to share information on the importance of supporting both children and families as a part of an early childhood program, for the purpose of supporting social emotional development in children.

(Part I - Lesson Planning in the Work You Already Do)

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Register for each session separately. Each session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit.

Feb
3
Sat

The Art of Papermaking

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/03/2018 01:00 PM 02/03/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York The Art of Papermaking

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Back by popular demand! Create unique handcrafted paper with artistic flair and style.  Learn techniques to create decorative sheets of paper using various fibers and pulp, a mold, and a deckle.

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Back by popular demand! Create unique handcrafted paper with artistic flair and style.

Feb
3
Sat

Pokémon Club

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/03/2018 01:30 PM 02/03/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Pokémon Club

Bring your Pokémon cards to trade or battle with friends. A few decks will be provided for players to learn how to play.

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

Bring your Pokémon cards to trade or battle with friends. A few decks will be provided for players to learn how to play.

Feb
3
Sat

(Learn to) Play Dungeons & Dragons!

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/03/2018 02:00 PM 02/03/2018 05:00 PM America/New_York (Learn to) Play Dungeons & Dragons!

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Learn to play the quintessential tabletop roleplaying game! No experience necessary, but if you have dice, a Players Handbook (5e) and/or first-level character, bring them.

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Learn to play the quintessential tabletop roleplaying game!

Feb
3
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Magna-Tiles Mania

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/03/2018 02:00 PM 02/03/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Magna-Tiles Mania

Drop-in and build. Create cubes, pyramids, or other geometric shapes and patterns from two-dimensional to more complex three-dimensional systems. Discover patterns, symmetry, 3D building skills and magnetic principles. Drop-in.

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

Drop-in and build. Create cubes, pyramids, or other geometric shapes and patterns from two-dimensional to more complex three-dimensional systems.

Feb
4
Sun

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/04/2018 02:00 PM 02/04/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

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

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

Feb
5
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 09:30 AM 02/05/2018 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.

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

Feb
5
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 09:45 AM 02/05/2018 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.

 

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

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

Feb
5
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 10:00 AM 02/05/2018 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.

 

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

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

Feb
5
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 10:00 AM 02/05/2018 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.

 

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

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

Feb
5
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 10:00 AM 02/05/2018 11:00 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.

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

Feb
5
Mon

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 10:00 AM 02/05/2018 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.

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

Feb
5
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 10:30 AM 02/05/2018 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.

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

Feb
5
Mon

Yoga Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 10:30 AM 02/05/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Yoga Storytime

Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises. The library has a limited number of yoga mats. First come, first served. Please bring your own if possible and join us!

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

Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises.

Feb
5
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 10:30 AM 02/05/2018 11:30 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.

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

Feb
5
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 10:45 AM 02/05/2018 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.

 

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

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

Feb
5
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 11:00 AM 02/05/2018 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.

 

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

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

Feb
5
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 11:30 AM 02/05/2018 12:30 PM 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.

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

Feb
5
Mon

Storytime for Spanish Speakers - La hora del cuento para hispanohablantes

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 12:00 PM 02/05/2018 01:00 PM America/New_York Storytime for Spanish Speakers - La hora del cuento para hispanohablantes

Leerles a los hijos les ayudará a estimular el gusto por la lectura, desarrollará su creatividad y favorecerá el desarrollo del idioma español.  ¡Nos divertiremos mientras aprendemos! Todo la familia esta bienvenida. Entrada gratis.

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

Leerles a los hijos les ayudará a estimular el gusto por la lectura, desarrollará su creatividad y favorecerá el desarrollo del idioma español.  ¡Nos divertiremos mientras aprendemos!

Feb
5
Mon

Babytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 01:00 PM 02/05/2018 02:00 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.

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.

Feb
5
Mon

Minecraft Club

4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 04:30 PM 02/05/2018 05:30 PM America/New_York Minecraft Club

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.  The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served.  No registration required.  If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

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

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Feb
5
Mon

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 06:30 PM 02/05/2018 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.

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.

Feb
5
Mon

Cabin Fever Cupcakes

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 06:30 PM 02/05/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Cabin Fever Cupcakes

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Is it summer yet? Fight Cabin Fever with cupcakes! Teens are encouraged to sport their beachiest resort wear (no bikinis, must wear shoes) and decorate a summer themed cupcake. Be sure to top your outfit off with a coat and boots to make your way over!

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Is it summer yet? Fight Cabin Fever with cupcakes!

Feb
5
Mon

Early Childhood Essentials: Digi-Life - Avoiding Technoference & Maintaining Digital Calm

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/05/2018 06:30 PM 02/05/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Digi-Life - Avoiding Technoference & Maintaining Digital Calm

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required.  Each session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Sponsored by Great Start to Quality.


This session is designed to educate about the ever-present nature of technology and how it impacts individuals, children and relationships. Specifically, topics of information and tech overload, and “technoference” will be covered. Participants will also learn about useful strategies designed to bring balance to use of technology in a manner that does not impede the health of their relationships.

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required.  Each session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Feb
6
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 09:30 AM 02/06/2018 10:15 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.

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

 

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

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.

Feb
6
Tue

A Day at the Beach!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York A Day at the Beach!

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

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

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

Feb
6
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

 

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:30 AM 02/06/2018 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.

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 10:30 AM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 11:00 AM 02/06/2018 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.

 

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 11:30 AM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 01:00 PM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 01:00 PM 02/06/2018 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.

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

Feb
6
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 01:00 PM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 01:00 PM 02/06/2018 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.

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 01:00 PM 02/06/2018 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.

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.

Feb
6
Tue

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 03:30 PM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

The Art of Papermaking

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 06:00 PM 02/06/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York The Art of Papermaking

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Back by popular demand! Create unique handcrafted paper with artistic flair and style.  Learn techniques to create decorative sheets of paper using various fibers and pulp, a mold, and a deckle.

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Back by popular demand! Create unique handcrafted paper with artistic flair and style.

Feb
6
Tue

Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 06:00 PM 02/06/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Learn how to incorporate massage into your life and go home with a sample massage oil that you've made yourself.

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Learn how to incorporate massage into your life and go home with a sample massage oil that you've made yourself.

Feb
6
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 06:30 PM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

Early Childhood Essentials: Digi-Life - Avoiding Technoference & Maintaining Digital Calm

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 06:30 PM 02/06/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Digi-Life - Avoiding Technoference & Maintaining Digital Calm

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required.  Each session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Sponsored by Great Start to Quality.

This session is designed to educate about the ever-present nature of technology and how it impacts individuals, children and relationships. Specifically, topics of information and tech overload, and “technoference” will be covered. Participants will also learn about useful strategies designed to bring balance to use of technology in a manner that does not impede the health of their relationships.

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required.  Each session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Feb
6
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 06:30 PM 02/06/2018 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.

Feb
6
Tue

A Day at the Beach!

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/06/2018 07:00 PM 02/06/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York A Day at the Beach!

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

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

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

Feb
7
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

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.

Feb
7
Wed

A Day at the Beach!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York A Day at the Beach!

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

Feb
7
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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
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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.

Feb
7
Wed

CANCELLED - Tax Assistance with AARP

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York CANCELLED - Tax Assistance with AARP

Free tax assistance to low-income seniors provided by IRS-certified volunteers.  Call 2-1-1 for an appointment. Sponsored by AARP Foundation.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Free tax assistance to low-income seniors provided by IRS-certified volunteers.  Call 2-1-1 for an appointment. Sponsored by AARP Foundation.

Feb
7
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

 

East Grand Rapids Branch
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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.

Feb
7
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

 

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.

Feb
7
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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
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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.

Feb
7
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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
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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.

Feb
7
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

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.

Feb
7
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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
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Byron Township Branch

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

Feb
7
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

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.

Feb
7
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 10:30 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 11:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

 

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.

Feb
7
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 11:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 11:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 11:00 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 11:30 AM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

Community Blood Drive

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 12:00 PM 02/07/2018 07:00 PM America/New_York Community Blood Drive

Cascade Community Donor Center - Bringing the opportunity to save a life closer to you!  Call MiBlood at 1-866-MiBlood (642-5663) if you prefer an appointed time. Sponsored by Michigan Blood (MiBlood).

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

Cascade Community Donor Center - Bringing the opportunity to save a life closer to you!  Call MiBlood at 1-866-MiBlood (642-5663) if you prefer an appointed time.

Feb
7
Wed

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 01:00 PM 02/07/2018 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.

Feb
7
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Get Revved Up

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 04:00 PM 02/07/2018 05:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Get Revved Up

Interested in cars? Want to learn how an engine works? Create your own rubber band car, help us build an engine model and even design your own style of car or truck.

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

Interested in cars? Want to learn how an engine works? Create your own rubber band car, help us build an engine model and even design your own style of car or truck.

Feb
7
Wed

Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 06:00 PM 02/07/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Learn how to incorporate massage into your life and go home with a sample massage oil that you've made yourself.

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

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Learn how to incorporate massage into your life and go home with a sample massage oil that you've made yourself.

Feb
7
Wed

Alpine Avenue Book Club: In the Unlikely Event

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 06:30 PM 02/07/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Alpine Avenue Book Club: In the Unlikely Event

Get more out of reading! Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume. Snacks provided.

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

Get more out of reading! Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume. Snacks provided.

Feb
7
Wed

Get Lit!

6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/07/2018 06:30 PM 02/07/2018 08:30 PM America/New_York Get Lit!

Get literary insight from this informal book club featuring Michigan authors sharing their works. This month we will be joined by AJ Powell, author of Grayson Rising. Snacks provided. First Wednesday of the month February through April, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.  Further details and updates can be found here.

 

 

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

Get literary insight from this informal book club featuring Michigan authors sharing their works.

Feb
8
Thu

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 09:30 AM 02/08/2018 10:15 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.

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.

Feb
8
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:00 AM 02/08/2018 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
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.

Feb
8
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:00 AM 02/08/2018 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
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.

Feb
8
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:00 AM 02/08/2018 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.

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.

Feb
8
Thu

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:00 AM 02/08/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Heart to Heart Craft Party

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

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

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Feb
8
Thu

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:00 AM 02/08/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Heart to Heart Craft Party

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

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

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Feb
8
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:00 AM 02/08/2018 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.

Feb
8
Thu

A Day at the Beach!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:00 AM 02/08/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York A Day at the Beach!

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

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

Forget about the cold, snowy winter and enjoy a day at the beach! Bring your beach towel and join us in beachy reads, sandy activities and fun in the sun games!

Feb
8
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:00 AM 02/08/2018 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.

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.

Feb
8
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:30 AM 02/08/2018 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.

Feb
8
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 10:30 AM 02/08/2018 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.

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.

Feb
8
Thu

February is for Library Lovers: Used Book discount

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 12:00 PM 02/08/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York February is for Library Lovers: Used Book discount

If you're looking for some good reads at great prices, all books in our Used Book Nook will be half off in February. We love our patrons at the Englehardt branch of Kent District Library! Check out materials and enter to win a Book Basket to be given away at the end of the month.

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

If you're looking for some good reads at great prices, all books in our Used Book Nook will be half off in February.

Feb
8
Thu

Book Discussion: Boy, Snow, Bird

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 01:00 PM 02/08/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Book Discussion: Boy, Snow, Bird

Join us for a lively, informal discussion of Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi.

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

Join us for a lively, informal discussion of Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi.

Feb
8
Thu

Teen Zone

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 03:00 PM 02/08/2018 04:00 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
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.

Feb
8
Thu

Teen Zone

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 04:00 PM 02/08/2018 06:00 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.

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

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

Feb
8
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 06:00 PM 02/08/2018 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.

Feb
8
Thu

Maple Street Book Discussion: Evicted

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 06:30 PM 02/08/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Maple Street Book Discussion: Evicted

Join us for a friendly discussion of Evicted by Matthew Desmond.

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

Join us for a friendly discussion of Evicted by Matthew Desmond.

Feb
8
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 06:30 PM 02/08/2018 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.

Feb
8
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 06:30 PM 02/08/2018 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.

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

Feb
8
Thu

Book Discussion: Dead Wrong

6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Add to Calendar 02/08/2018 06:45 PM 02/08/2018 07:45 PM America/New_York Book Discussion: Dead Wrong

Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of Dead Wrong by Leighann Dobbs.

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

Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of Dead Wrong by Leighann Dobbs.

Feb
9
Fri

Volunteer Tax Assistance

9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 09:30 AM 02/09/2018 01:00 PM America/New_York Volunteer Tax Assistance

For more information or for an appointment, please call 2-1-1- or visit taxhelp.davenport.edu.  IRS-Certified student volunteers will prepare and e-file taxes for qualifying low-income individuals and families.  This program is sponsored by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA).

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

For more information or for an appointment, please call 2-1-1- or visit taxhelp.davenport.edu.  IRS-Certified student volunteers will prepare and e-file taxes for qualifying l

Feb
9
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 09:30 AM 02/09/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences, discovery and gross motor activities will be provided for sensory fun. 

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

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences, discovery and gross motor activities will be provided for senso

Feb
9
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 10:00 AM 02/09/2018 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.

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

Feb
9
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 10:00 AM 02/09/2018 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.

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

Feb
9
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 10:00 AM 02/09/2018 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.

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.

Feb
9
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 10:00 AM 02/09/2018 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.

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

Feb
9
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 10:30 AM 02/09/2018 11:30 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.

Walker Branch
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Walker 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.

Feb
9
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 10:30 AM 02/09/2018 11:30 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.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming 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.

Feb
9
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 10:30 AM 02/09/2018 11:30 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.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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Nelson Township / Sand Lake 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.

Feb
9
Fri

Scrabble for Seniors

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 01:00 PM 02/09/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Scrabble for Seniors

Sit down and enjoy a word game, unplugged, with other fans.  All ages and skill levels welcomed!

Alto Branch
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Alto Branch

Sit down and enjoy a word game, unplugged, with other fans.  All ages and skill levels welcomed!

Feb
9
Fri

Minecraft Club

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/09/2018 04:00 PM 02/09/2018 05:00 PM America/New_York Minecraft Club

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.  The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served.  No registration required.  If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Feb
10
Sat

Tea & Canvas

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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  Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Unwind from the holidays and indulge in a creative adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you paint a masterpiece. (example, colors & design may vary)

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Alto Branch
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Alto Branch

  Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Unwind from the holidays and indulge in a creative adventure.

Feb
10
Sat

Volunteer Tax Assistance

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/10/2018 10:00 AM 02/10/2018 01:30 PM America/New_York Volunteer Tax Assistance

For more information or for an appointment, please call 2-1-1- or visit taxhelp.davenport.edu.  IRS-Certified student volunteers will prepare and e-file taxes for qualifying low-income individuals and families.  This program is sponsored by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA).

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

For more information or for an appointment, please call 2-1-1- or visit taxhelp.davenport.edu.  IRS-Certified student volunteers will prepare and e-file taxes for qualifying l

Feb
10
Sat

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/10/2018 10:30 AM 02/10/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Heart to Heart Craft Party

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Feb
10
Sat

Heart to Heart Craft Party

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/10/2018 11:00 AM 02/10/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Heart to Heart Craft Party

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Spencer Township Branch
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Spencer Township Branch

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Feb
10
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: littleBits: Learn and Invent with Electronics

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/10/2018 01:30 PM 02/10/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: littleBits: Learn and Invent with Electronics

Explore, tinker and innovate with littleBits, the ultimate electronic building tool. Circuit modules snap together to help you build your ultimate electronic innovation. Create a music synthesizer, a robot or even a Mars Rover! Great learn-by-doing activity for kids who may be interested in a future in engineering and robotics.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Explore, tinker and innovate with littleBits, the ultimate electronic building tool. Circuit modules snap together to help you build your ultimate electronic innovation.

Feb
10
Sat

Heart to Heart Craft Party

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/10/2018 02:00 PM 02/10/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York Heart to Heart Craft Party

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Byron Township Branch
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Byron Township Branch

Roses are red, violets are blue, join our Valentine event, just for you! Celebrate Valentine's Day with snacks and crafts. 

Feb
10
Sat

Teen Zone: Anti-Valentine's Day Party

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/10/2018 02:00 PM 02/10/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Anti-Valentine's Day Party

Play some anti-Valentines games and feast on food.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Play some anti-Valentines games and feast on food.

Feb
10
Sat

(Learn to) Play Dungeons & Dragons!

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/10/2018 02:00 PM 02/10/2018 05:00 PM America/New_York (Learn to) Play Dungeons & Dragons!

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Learn to play the quintessential tabletop roleplaying game! No experience necessary, but if you have dice, a Players Handbook (5e) and/or first-level character, bring them.

Comstock Park Branch
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Comstock Park Branch

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Learn to play the quintessential tabletop roleplaying game!

Feb
11
Sun

Sunday Afternoon Live: May Erlewine & Max Lockwood

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/11/2018 02:00 PM 02/11/2018 03:30 PM America/New_York Sunday Afternoon Live: May Erlewine & Max Lockwood

The Cascade Township Branch brings concerts inside for Sunday Afternoon Live, eight concerts from October, 2017 through April 2018 featuring your favorite local artists. Sponsored by Cascade Township, Cascade DDA, Friends of the Cascade Township Library and Kingsland Ace Hardware.

Sundays, 2:00 pm

  • January 14, Red Sea Pedestrians
  • February 11, May Erlewine & Max Lockwood
  • February 25, KDL Krooners featuring the B-Side Growlers
  • March 18, Fiona Dickinson & The Stone Flowers
  • April 15, Cabildo
Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

The Cascade Township Branch brings concerts inside for Sunday Afternoon Live, eight concerts from October, 2017 through April 2018 featuring your favorite local artists.

Feb
11
Sun

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/11/2018 02:00 PM 02/11/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids Branch

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

Feb
12
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 09:30 AM 02/12/2018 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids 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.

Feb
12
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 09:45 AM 02/12/2018 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.

 

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

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

Feb
12
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 10:00 AM 02/12/2018 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.

 

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

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

Feb
12
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 10:00 AM 02/12/2018 11:00 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.

Plainfield Township Branch
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Plainfield Township 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.

Feb
12
Mon

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 10:00 AM 02/12/2018 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.

Krause Memorial Branch
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Krause Memorial 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.

Feb
12
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 10:00 AM 02/12/2018 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.

 

Comstock Park Branch
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Comstock Park Branch

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

Feb
12
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 10:30 AM 02/12/2018 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.

Alto Branch
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Alto 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.

Feb
12
Mon

Yoga Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 10:30 AM 02/12/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Yoga Storytime

Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises. The library has a limited number of yoga mats. First come, first served. Please bring your own if possible and join us!

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises.

Feb
12
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 10:30 AM 02/12/2018 11:30 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids 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.

Feb
12
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 10:45 AM 02/12/2018 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.

 

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

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

Feb
12
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 11:00 AM 02/12/2018 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.

 

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

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

Feb
12
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 11:30 AM 02/12/2018 12:30 PM 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.

Krause Memorial Branch
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Krause Memorial 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.

Feb
12
Mon

Babytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 01:00 PM 02/12/2018 02:00 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.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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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.

Feb
12
Mon

Hot Books for Cool Discussions: Hillbilly Elegy

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 01:00 PM 02/12/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Hot Books for Cool Discussions: Hillbilly Elegy

We will be discussing a selection of the most talked about books. Books and reading discussion material provided each month. Sponsored by the Friends of the East Grand Rapids Library.

Mondays, 1:00 pm

  • December 11, Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman
  • January 8, The Girls by Lori Lansens
  • February 12, Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids Branch

We will be discussing a selection of the most talked about books. Books and reading discussion material provided each month. Sponsored by the Friends of the East Grand Rapids Library.

Feb
12
Mon

The Art of Papermaking

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 06:00 PM 02/12/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York The Art of Papermaking

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Back by popular demand! Create unique handcrafted paper with artistic flair and style.  Learn techniques to create decorative sheets of paper using various fibers and pulp, a mold, and a deckle.

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt Branch

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. Back by popular demand! Create unique handcrafted paper with artistic flair and style.

Feb
12
Mon

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 06:30 PM 02/12/2018 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.

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.

Feb
12
Mon

String Circle

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/12/2018 07:00 PM 02/12/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York String Circle

Bring your guitar, ukulele, mandolin, banjo or voice to join other novice string instrument players to practice, learn and enjoy your acoustical instrument in a casual and fun setting. Sessions led by Fred Willson. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

Cascade Township Branch
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