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Monday, March 12, 2018

Mar
12
Mon

KDL Lab Experience: Magna-Tiles Mania

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 09:30 AM 03/12/2018 05:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Magna-Tiles Mania

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

Spencer Township Branch
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Spencer Township Branch

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

Mar
12
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 09:30 AM 03/12/2018 10:00 AM America/New_York Babytime

Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver.

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 AM to 10:15 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 09:45 AM 03/12/2018 10:15 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

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

 

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 10:00 AM 03/12/2018 10:30 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.

 

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 10:00 AM 03/12/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Rhyme Time Music and Movement

Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

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

Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

Mar
12
Mon

Babytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 10:00 AM 03/12/2018 10:30 AM America/New_York Babytime

Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver.

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

Cascade Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 10:00 AM 03/12/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York Cascade Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

Great bargains on used books and media donated to the Friends of the Library--adult, teen and children's.  Members only presale Saturday 9:30 am to 10:30 am. (You can join at the door.)

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

Great bargains on used books and media donated to the Friends of the Library--adult, teen and children's.  Members only presale Saturday 9:30 am to 10:30 am. (You can join at the door.)

Mar
12
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 10:30 AM 03/12/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Babytime

Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver.

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

Ready to Read Michigan: I Got the Rhythm

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 10:30 AM 03/12/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Ready to Read Michigan: I Got the Rhythm

Get ready to groove with Ready to Read Michigan's 2018 pick, I Got the Rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison! Featuring musical and rhythmic stories, activities and crafts.

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

Get ready to groove with Ready to Read Michigan's 2018 pick,

Mar
12
Mon

Yoga Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 10:30 AM 03/12/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Yoga Storytime

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

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 AM to 11:15 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 10:45 AM 03/12/2018 11:15 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

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

 

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 11:00 AM 03/12/2018 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.

 

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 11:30 AM 03/12/2018 12:15 PM America/New_York Rhyme Time Music and Movement

Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

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

Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

Mar
12
Mon

Hot Books for Cool Discussions: Waiting for the Morning Train

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 01:00 PM 03/12/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Hot Books for Cool Discussions: Waiting for the Morning Train

This month's selection is Waiting for the Morning Train by Bruce Catton. Sponsored by the Friends of the East Grand Rapids Library.

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

This month's selection is Waiting f

Mar
12
Mon

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 01:00 PM 03/12/2018 01:45 PM America/New_York Babytime

Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver.

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

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

Mar
12
Mon

DIY Painted Mugs

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 06:00 PM 03/12/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York DIY Painted Mugs

Pre-registration opens February 1 and is required. The Mud Room is bringing their studio back to the library. Grab a friend, paint a mug and cheers!

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

Pre-registration opens February 1 and is required. The Mud Room is bringing their studio back to the library. Grab a friend, paint a mug and cheers!

Mar
12
Mon

Toward a Better World: Finding Refuge! Refugees, Not Just Over There

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 06:30 PM 03/12/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Toward a Better World: Finding Refuge! Refugees, Not Just Over There

Right here in West Michigan there are organizations working to resettle and support refugees. Kristine Van Noord, Bethany Christian Services’ Program Manager for Refugee Adult & Family Programs, and Abdi Osman, Volunteer Coordinator at the Refugee Education Center, discuss the impact of the refugee crisis globally and their work locally. This program will be held in the Student Room at Mars Hill Church, 3501 Fairlanes SW, Grandville, MI.

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

Right here in West Michigan there are organizations working to resettle and support refugees.

Mar
12
Mon

Be a Friend

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 06:30 PM 03/12/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Be a Friend

If you've been interested in helping your library, now's a great time to join the Friends of the Nelson Twp./Sand Lake Library.  We will be planning future programs and fundraising events. Your ideas, plans and help are greatly needed and appreciated.

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

If you've been interested in helping your library, now's a great time to join the Friends of the Nelson Twp./Sand Lake Library.  We will be planning future programs and fundraising events.

Mar
12
Mon

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 06:30 PM 03/12/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

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

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Mar
12
Mon

String Circle

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 03/12/2018 07:00 PM 03/12/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York String Circle

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

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