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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Jun
13
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 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.

 

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.

Jun
13
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

Spencer Township Branch
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Spencer Township Branch

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

Jun
13
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 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
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Byron Township Branch

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

Jun
13
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 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
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Plainfield Township Branch

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

Jun
13
Wed

Summer Fun Kick Off Carnival

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 12:00 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.

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township 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
13
Wed

Touch a Truck

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Touch a Truck

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.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township 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
13
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills. Held at the Tyrone Township Community Building (28 E. Muskegon St.)

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

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills. Held at the Tyrone Township Community Building (28 E.

Jun
13
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Jun
13
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 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.

Jun
13
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 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.

Jun
13
Wed

A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:00 AM 06/13/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

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

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

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

Jun
13
Wed

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:30 AM 06/13/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

Read and sing together as a family at John Collins Park, 650 Lakeside Dr. S.E.  Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

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

Read and sing together as a family at John Collins Park, 650 Lakeside Dr. S.E.  Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Jun
13
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 10:30 AM 06/13/2018 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.

Jun
13
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 11:00 AM 06/13/2018 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.

Jun
13
Wed

Plant Exchange

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 11:00 AM 06/13/2018 01:00 PM America/New_York Plant Exchange

Bring a plant, take a plant. The Exchange is a fun and frugal way for beginners and experts alike to add diversity and interest to your garden, and to meet and exchange tips with like minded Green Thumbs. If you have an overabundance of a particular plant, dig up part of the plant, separate it, label it (if you know what it is), put it in a pot or plastic bag, and bring it to the Exchange to trade. Houseplants are also welcome! Sponsored by the Friends of the Spencer Library.

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

Bring a plant, take a plant.

Jun
13
Wed

Critters on Wheels

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 11:00 AM 06/13/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Critters on Wheels

Enjoy hands-on fun from the Critter Barn that includes interaction with live animals and birds, plus educational and fun presentations.

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

Enjoy hands-on fun from the Critter Barn that includes interaction with live animals and birds, plus educational and fun presentations.

Jun
13
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 11:30 AM 06/13/2018 12:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Jun
13
Wed

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 01:00 PM 06/13/2018 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.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township 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
13
Wed

Teen: Sweets Decorating Techniques!

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 01:00 PM 06/13/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Sweets Decorating Techniques!

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Learn some tips and tricks for decorating cakes, cookies and other sweet treats. Hands-on fun included.

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

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Learn some tips and tricks for decorating cakes, cookies and other sweet treats. Hands-on fun included.

Jun
13
Wed

Faith Meets Fiction: Saints for All Occasions

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 01:30 PM 06/13/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Faith Meets Fiction: Saints for All Occasions

Join us for an informal discussion based around this month's selection Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan.

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

Join us for an informal discussion based around this month's selection

Jun
13
Wed

World Music & Stories

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 02:00 PM 06/13/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York World Music & Stories

Dance to musical instruments from around the world as these interactive storytellers delight with songs and stories.

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

Dance to musical instruments from around the world as these interactive storytellers delight with songs and stories.

Jun
13
Wed

Teen: Candy Sushi Creations

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 02:00 PM 06/13/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Candy Sushi Creations

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Get your chopsticks out! Make and eat some delicious candy sushi!

Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
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Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Get your chopsticks out! Make and eat some delicious candy sushi!

Jun
13
Wed

Teen: Pop 'n' Paint - THE REMIX

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 02:00 PM 06/13/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Pop 'n' Paint - THE REMIX

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. We will paint and etch rockin’ art onto recycled CDs. Two discs provided. You may bring up to two additional discs. [[{"fid":"14511","view_mode":"preview","fields":{"format":"preview","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false},"type":"media","field_deltas":{"1":{"format":"preview","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false}},"attributes":{"class":"media-element file-preview","data-delta":"1"}}]]

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

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. We will paint and etch rockin’ art onto recycled CDs. Two discs provided.

Jun
13
Wed

A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 02:00 PM 06/13/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

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

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

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

Jun
13
Wed

Teen: Henna

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 03:30 PM 06/13/2018 04:30 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!

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

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

Jun
13
Wed

A Bird's Eye View

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 06:30 PM 06/13/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York A Bird's Eye View

Meet the birds of prey from the Outdoor Discovery Center! Learn unique features, habitat preferences, preferred prey and how these amazing predators fit into the natural world. See live birds and cool artifacts.

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

Meet the birds of prey from the Outdoor Discovery Center! Learn unique features, habitat preferences, preferred prey and how these amazing predators fit into the natural world.

Jun
13
Wed

Alohomora! Unlock Your Harry Potter Drawing Skills

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 06:30 PM 06/13/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Alohomora! Unlock Your Harry Potter Drawing Skills

Corinne Roberts, local illustration artist, is back with a family friendly, Harry Potter drawing session.  Parents or guardians are strongly encouraged to attend and assist their children

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

Corinne Roberts, local illustration artist, is back with a family friendly, Harry Potter drawing session.

Jun
13
Wed

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/13/2018 06:30 PM 06/13/2018 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.

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