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Our summer hours start this weekend: All KDL branches will be closed Sundays from May 27 through Sept. 2. We will also be closed Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Feb
22
Thu

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
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Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver.

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Feb
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

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
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/22/2018 10:00 AM 02/22/2018 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
22
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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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
22
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/22/2018 10:00 AM 02/22/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills. For children ages 3 and younger with an adult.

 

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 02/22/2018 10:00 AM 02/22/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

February is for Library Lovers: Used Book discount

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/22/2018 12:00 PM 02/22/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York February is for Library Lovers: Used Book discount

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

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Teen Zone

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Teen Zone

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/22/2018 06:00 PM 02/22/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Sit-N-Stitch

Share ideas and skills while making new friends. Bring your own quilting, appliqué, knitting or crochet projects and supplies. This is not an instructor-led activity.

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

Share ideas and skills while making new friends. Bring your own quilting, appliqué, knitting or crochet projects and supplies. This is not an instructor-led activity.

Feb
22
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Read and sing together. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading.

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

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

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/22/2018 06:30 PM 02/22/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Digi-Life - Avoiding Technoference & Maintaining Digital Calm

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

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

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

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

Feb
22
Thu

Good Reads for Great Discussions: Loving Frank

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/22/2018 06:30 PM 02/22/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Good Reads for Great Discussions: Loving Frank

Join us for conversation and fun as we discover new books together. This month's selection is Loving Frank by Nancy Horan.

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

Join us for conversation and fun as we discover new books together. This month's selection is Loving Frank by Nancy Horan.

Feb
22
Thu

The Lit-Wits:1984

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 02/22/2018 07:00 PM 02/22/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York The Lit-Wits:1984

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

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

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