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Monday, June 11, 2018

Jun
11
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 09:30 AM 06/11/2018 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.

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.

Jun
11
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 09:45 AM 06/11/2018 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.

 

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.

Jun
11
Mon

Kevin's Puppet Show

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 10:00 AM 06/11/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Kevin's Puppet Show

Join Kevin Kammeraad and The Cooperfly Puppet Troupe at Wege Plaza for a highly interactive, all ages puppet event where YOU help create the show!

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

Join Kevin Kammeraad and The Cooperfly Puppet Troupe at Wege Plaza for a highly interactive, all ages puppet event where YOU help create the show!

Jun
11
Mon

Babytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 10:00 AM 06/11/2018 10:45 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.

Jun
11
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

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

Jun
11
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 10:00 AM 06/11/2018 10:45 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

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

 

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

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

Jun
11
Mon

KDL LAB Experience: Mobile Manufacturing Lab

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 10:00 AM 06/11/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York KDL LAB Experience: Mobile Manufacturing Lab

Experience real manufacturing equipment, watch this great technology in action and try welding in virtual reality.  This will all take place in the Mobile Manufacturing Lab from GRCC’s Tassell M-TEC.  For all ages.

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

Experience real manufacturing equipment, watch this great technology in action and try welding in virtual reality.  This will all take place in the Mobile Manufacturing Lab from GRCC’s Tassell

Jun
11
Mon

Toddler Time

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

 

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

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

Jun
11
Mon

Touch a Truck

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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A close up look at big trucks! There will be an assortment of awesome vehicles on hand to explore, plus the pros who operate them. Decorate your own hard hat.

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

A close up look at big trucks! There will be an assortment of awesome vehicles on hand to explore, plus the pros who operate them. Decorate your own hard hat.

Jun
11
Mon

Yoga Storytime

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

Jun
11
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 10:30 AM 06/11/2018 11:15 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.

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.

Jun
11
Mon

Babytime

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

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.

Jun
11
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 10:45 AM 06/11/2018 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.

 

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.

Jun
11
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 11:00 AM 06/11/2018 11:45 AM America/New_York Toddler Time

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

 

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

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

Jun
11
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 11:30 AM 06/11/2018 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.

Jun
11
Mon

A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 01:30 PM 06/11/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

Tom Plunkard's entertaining and hilarious show includes animals, audience involvement and amazing magic.

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

Tom Plunkard's entertaining and hilarious show includes animals, audience involvement and amazing magic.

Jun
11
Mon

Teen Zone 2.0: Nuts & Bolts Jewelry

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 02:00 PM 06/11/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone 2.0: Nuts & Bolts Jewelry

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to create one-of-a-kind, edgy, indie jewelry. Make a keychain, necklace, bracelet or earrings from unexpected materials.

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

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to create one-of-a-kind, edgy, indie jewelry. Make a keychain, necklace, bracelet or earrings from unexpected materials.

Jun
11
Mon

SMART911

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 02:00 PM 06/11/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York SMART911

Join the WYDPS Community Service officers and sign up for SMART911.

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

Join the WYDPS Community Service officers and sign up for SMART911.

Jun
11
Mon

Teen: Henna

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 03:00 PM 06/11/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Henna

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Experience the intricate art of henna tattooing. Choose your own design for application and learn how to apply the henna yourself!

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

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Experience the intricate art of henna tattooing.

Jun
11
Mon

Summer Fun Kick Off Carnival

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 04:00 PM 06/11/2018 06:00 PM America/New_York Summer Fun Kick Off Carnival

 Launch your best summer yet with an outdoor carnival!  Start the summer reading program, play games for prizes and enjoy lots more carnival-style fun.

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

 Launch your best summer yet with an outdoor carnival!  Start the summer reading program, play games for prizes and enjoy lots more carnival-style fun.

Jun
11
Mon

Tech Explorers

4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 04:30 PM 06/11/2018 05:30 PM America/New_York Tech Explorers

Drop in Monday afternoons to explore the fun and rapidly changing world of technology. We will play Minecraft in our own realm, code with Scratch, try out some robots, take a look inside computers and create game animations.  Grades 3 – 8.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Englehardt Library.

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

Drop in Monday afternoons to explore the fun and rapidly changing world of technology.

Jun
11
Mon

Songwriting Workshop with Max Lockwood

5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 05:30 PM 06/11/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Songwriting Workshop with Max Lockwood

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Local musician and songwriter Max Lockwood will lead a workshop discussing the basics of songwriting, touching on the various elements of a great, memorable song - melody, harmonic structure, lyrics, rhythm, production style, and more - and always remembering that at times, some of the rules may need to be ignored for a while.

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

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required.

Jun
11
Mon

Be a Friend

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 06:30 PM 06/11/2018 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.

Jun
11
Mon

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 06:30 PM 06/11/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Ruff Readers

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler. Kids read their favorite book and the pooches curl up, listen and enjoy.  Arrive 15 minutes early to sign in and secure a time slot.  First come, first served.  Sponsored by Bissell.

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

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler.

Jun
11
Mon

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 06:30 PM 06/11/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Ruff Readers

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler. Kids read their favorite book and the pooches curl up, listen and enjoy.  Arrive 15 minutes early to sign in and secure a time slot.  First come, first served.  Sponsored by Bissell.

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

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler.

Jun
11
Mon

KDaLe Book Club: Thornapple Brewing Co

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2018 07:00 PM 06/11/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Book Club: Thornapple Brewing Co

Combine your love of books and brews at the KDaLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from Thornapple Brewing Co. while we talk about what we've been reading. Expert book recommendations from KDL librarians included. The book club will be held at Thornapple Brewing Co., 6262 28th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546. For adults 21 and older.

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

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