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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Feb
1
Thu

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:15 am
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

Teen Zone

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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

Teen Zone

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
3
Sat

Volunteer Tax Assistance

10:00 am to 1:30 pm
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
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

The Art of Papermaking

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

Yoga Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
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

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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

Toddler Time

10:45 am to 11:45 am
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
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
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

Babytime

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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
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
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
Alpine Township Branch

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

Feb
6
Tue

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:15 am
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

Get Lit!

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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

Book Discussion: Boy, Snow, Bird

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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
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
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
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

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
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
Krause Memorial Branch

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

Feb
9
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 am to 11:30 am
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

Volunteer Tax Assistance

9:30 am to 1:00 pm
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

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
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

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
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

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

Heart to Heart Craft Party

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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

(Learn to) Play Dungeons & Dragons!

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Cascade Township Branch

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.

Feb
13
Tue

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:15 am
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
13
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
13
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
13
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
13
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
13
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

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

Feb
13
Tue

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Cascade Township Branch

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

Feb
13
Tue

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
13
Tue

Babytime

10:00 am to 10:30 am
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
13
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
13
Tue

Englehardt Bookworms

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Englehardt Branch

Join us for a lively book discussion.  Stop by the branch for this season's discussion titles.  Please note: We will not meet if Lowell Area Schools have cancelled classes.
 

Feb
13
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
13
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Grandville Branch

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

Feb
13
Tue

A Day at the Beach!

10:30 am to 11:30 am
Wyoming 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
13
Tue

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:30 am to 11:30 am
Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

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

Feb
13
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
13
Tue

Heart to Heart Craft Party

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Krause Memorial Branch

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

Feb
13
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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
13
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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
13
Tue

Babytime

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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
13
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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
13
Tue

Teen Zone

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Grandville 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
13
Tue

Teen Zone: Anti-Valentine's Day Party

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Tyrone Township Branch

Play some anti-Valentines games and feast on food. This program will take place at the Tyrone Twp. Community Building, 28 Muskegon St., Kent City

Feb
13
Tue

Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Walker 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
13
Tue

92nd Street Book Club: The Fishermen

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Caledonia Township Branch

Join us for an engaging book discussion. This month's selection is The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma.

Feb
13
Tue

A Day at the Beach!

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Wyoming 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
13
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
13
Tue

Cascade Writers' Group

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Cascade Township Branch

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

Feb
13
Tue

Family Storytime

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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
14
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
14
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
14
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
14
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
14
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
14
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
14
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
14
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
14
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
14
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
14
Wed

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Cascade Township Branch

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

Feb
14
Wed

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Tyrone Township Branch

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

Feb
14
Wed

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Comstock Park Branch

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

Feb
14
Wed

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

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

Feb
14
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
14
Wed

Heart to Heart Craft Party

10:30 am to 11:30 am
Walker Branch

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

Feb
14
Wed

A Day at the Beach!

10:30 am to 11:30 am
Wyoming 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
14
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
14
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
14
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
14
Wed

Babytime

11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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
14
Wed

Heart to Heart Craft Party

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Krause Memorial Branch

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

Feb
14
Wed

Babytime

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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
14
Wed

Faith Meets Fiction: Traces of Guilt

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Join us for an informal discussion based around this month's selection is Traces of Guilt by Dee Henderson.

Feb
14
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Marble Runs!

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Tyrone Township Branch

Build a Marble Run track that twists, turns, races and spins marbles at incredible speeds! Use your imagination to create unique runs and test the laws of physics.  

Feb
15
Thu

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:15 am
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
15
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
15
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
15
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
15
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
15
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
15
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
15
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
15
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
15
Thu

A Day at the Beach!

10:30 am to 11:30 am
Wyoming 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
15
Thu

Teen Zone

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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
15
Thu

KDL Lab Experience: Magna-Tiles Mania

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Kelloggsville Branch

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

Feb
15
Thu

Teen Zone

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Plainfield Township Branch

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

Feb
15
Thu

Teen Zone

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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
15
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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
15
Thu

KDL Lab Experience: Marble Runs!

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Tyrone Township Branch

Build a Marble Run track that twists, turns, races and spins marbles at incredible speeds! Use your imagination to create unique runs and test the laws of physics.  

Feb
15
Thu

The Art of Papermaking

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Gaines Township Branch

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

Feb
15
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
15
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
16
Fri

Volunteer Tax Assistance

9:30 am to 1:00 pm
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
16
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 am to 11:30 am
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
16
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
16
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
16
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
16
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
16
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
16
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
16
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
16
Fri

Book Discussion: A Thief of Time

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Krause Memorial Branch

Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of A Thief of Time by Tony Hillerman.

Feb
17
Sat

Volunteer Tax Assistance

10:00 am to 1:30 pm
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
17
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Girls Changing the World

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Cascade Township Branch

Discover the women scientists, mathematicians, artists, explorers, engineers and computer programmers behind some of the discoveries and inventions that changed our world!

Feb
17
Sat

Experience VR @ KDL

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Byron Township Branch

Check out the latest in virtual reality gaming during this drop-in program. This is a first come, first play program so equipment availability may be limited.

Feb
17
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Magna-Tiles Mania

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

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

Feb
17
Sat

Build It!

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Wyoming Branch

Bring your friends and create using the library's building sets. The sky is the limit on your own creation. For all ages.

Feb
18
Sun

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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
18
Sun

Flix @ the Library

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Cascade Township Branch

Come enjoy a free movie and popcorn on our big screen. Sponsored by the Friends of Cascade Library.  

Feb
19
Mon

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:30 am
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
19
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 am to 10:45 am
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
19
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
19
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
19
Mon

Babytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
19
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
19
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
19
Mon

Yoga Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
19
Mon

Babytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
19
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 am to 11:45 am
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
19
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
19
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
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
19
Mon

Babytime

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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
19
Mon

Family Building Break

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Grandville Branch

Come enjoy some of our KDL Lab building activities during this day off from school! We will have a variety of materials for your use as well as building challenges to inspire young engineers.

Feb
19
Mon

The Art of Papermaking

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Byron Township Branch

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

Feb
19
Mon

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
20
Tue

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:15 am
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
20
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
20
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
20
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
20
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
20
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

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

Feb
20
Tue

Babytime

10:00 am to 10:30 am
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
20
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
20
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
20
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
20
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Grandville Branch

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

Feb
20
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
20
Tue

A Day at the Beach!

10:30 am to 11:30 am
Nelson Township / Sand Lake 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
20
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
20
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
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
20
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
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
20
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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
20
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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
20
Tue

Babytime

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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
20
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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
20
Tue

Fireside Chatters: Lab Girl

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Join us for a friendly and fun book discussion. This month's selection is Lab Girl by Hope Jahren.

Feb
20
Tue

Teen Zone

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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
20
Tue

Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Cascade Township 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
20
Tue

Book Discussion:Home Another Way

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Wyoming Branch

Join us for a friendly informal book discussion. This month's selection is Home Another Way by Christa Parrish.

Feb
20
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
20
Tue

Family Storytime

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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
20
Tue

KDaLe Book Club: Osgood Brewing

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Grandville Branch

Combine your love of books and brews at the KDaLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from Osgood Brewing while we talk about what we've been reading.

Feb
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
21
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
21
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
21
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
21
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
21
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
21
Wed

Babytime

11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
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
21
Wed

Babytime

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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
21
Wed

The Art of Papermaking

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Alpine Township Branch

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

Feb
21
Wed

Ethics Book Club: The New Jim Crow

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
East Grand Rapids Branch

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

Feb
22
Thu

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:15 am
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
22
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
22
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
22
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
22
Thu

Teen Zone

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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
22
Thu

Teen Zone

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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
22
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
22
Thu

The Lit-Wits:1984

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Comstock Park Branch

Get more out of reading! Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of 1984 by George Orwell. Snacks provided.

Feb
23
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 am to 11:30 am
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
23
Fri

Volunteer Tax Assistance

9:30 am to 1:00 pm
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
23
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
23
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
23
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
23
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
23
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
23
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
23
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
23
Fri

Teen Zone

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Alto 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
23
Fri

Scrabble for Seniors

1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Alto Branch

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

Feb
23
Fri

Family Movie Night

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Alto Branch

Enjoy a movie and popcorn with your family and friends.  Visit the library or check our Facebook page to see the titles being shown.  Sponsored by the Alto Friends of the library.

Feb
24
Sat

Volunteer Tax Assistance

10:00 am to 1:30 pm
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
24
Sat

Kent County Teen Film Festival

10:30 am to 2:00 pm
Off-Site Event

Lights! Camera! Action! All Kent County teens, grades 6-12, are invited to enter Kent District Library's 12th Annual Teen Filmmaking Contest.

Feb
25
Sun

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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
26
Mon

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:30 am
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
26
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 am to 10:45 am
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
26
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
26
Mon

Babytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
26
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
26
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
26
Mon

Yoga Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
26
Mon

Babytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
26
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 am to 11:45 am
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
26
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
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
26
Mon

Babytime

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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
26
Mon

Teen Advisory Zone

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Librarians want to know; what do you want to see at the library? We'll have some discussion, snacks and finish up with games or other fun activities! Sponsored by the Friends of  Nelson Twp.

Feb
26
Mon

Pokémon Club

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Cascade Township 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
26
Mon

Computer Basics: Windows 10 - Where's My Stuff?

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Englehardt Branch

Having trouble finding your saved files and photos? Learn to save, organize and locate documents and pictures on your Windows 10 laptop or tablet.

Feb
26
Mon

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
27
Tue

Babytime

9:30 am to 10:15 am
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
27
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
27
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
27
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
27
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
27
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

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

Feb
27
Tue

Babytime

10:00 am to 10:30 am
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
27
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
27
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
27
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
27
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Grandville Branch

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

Feb
27
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
27
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
27
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
27
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
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
27
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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
27
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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
27
Tue

Babytime

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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
27
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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
27
Tue

The Art of Papermaking

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Grandville Branch

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

Feb
27
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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
27
Tue

Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Caledonia Township 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
27
Tue

Family Storytime

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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
27
Tue

Cascade Writers' Group

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Cascade Township Branch

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

Feb
28
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
28
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
28
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
28
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
28
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
28
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
28
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
28
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
28
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
28
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
28
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
28
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 10:45 am
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
28
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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
28
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 am to 11:30 am
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
28
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
28
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
28
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 am to 11:45 am
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
28
Wed

Babytime

11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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
28
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
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
28
Wed

Babytime

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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
28
Wed

Reeds Lake Rogues

3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
East Grand Rapids Branch

Pre-registration opens Nov. 1 and is required. If you've ever wanted to play Dungeons & Dragons, come learn with us! Character sheets will be provided.