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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Feb
21
Wed

Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

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

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

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

Feb
21
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Byron Township Branch

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

Feb
21
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Comstock Park Branch

Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

Feb
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 10:30 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 11:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 11:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 11:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 11:00 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 11:30 AM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 01:00 PM 02/21/2018 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
21
Wed

The Art of Papermaking

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 06:00 PM 02/21/2018 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.

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

KDaLe Tour: Creston Brewery

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 06:00 PM 02/21/2018 09:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Tour: Creston Brewery

Join us for a tour of Creston Brewery (1504 Plainfield Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505). Get a behind the scenes look at how beer is made. Discounts on food and beer will be available for all patrons who attend the tour. For adults 21 and older.

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

Join us for a tour of Creston Brewery (1504 Plainfield Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505).

Feb
21
Wed

Ethics Book Club: The New Jim Crow

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 06:30 PM 02/21/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Ethics Book Club: The New Jim Crow

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. The book selection for February is: The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander.

Future dates and titles:

  • March 21, We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • April 18, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate by Naomi Klein
  • May 16, Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? by Frans De Waal
  • June 20, Stop the Next War Now: Effective Responses to Violence and Terrorism by Medea Benjamin and Jodie Evans, editors

 

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

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

Feb
21
Wed

RESCHEDULED: Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/21/2018 06:30 PM 02/21/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York RESCHEDULED: Massage and Essential Oil Techniques

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

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

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