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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Jun
27
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Spencer Township Branch

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

Jun
27
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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.

Jun
27
Wed

Kids Club

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Kids Club

It's a special time for fun, interactive programs just for school kids! Join our KDL Kids Club programs for crafts, storytimes, games and other activities. For grades K-5.

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

It's a special time for fun, interactive programs just for school kids! Join our KDL Kids Club programs for crafts, storytimes, games and other activities.

Jun
27
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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.

Jun
27
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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.

Jun
27
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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.

Jun
27
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

Spoon Man

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Spoon Man

Come witness the Spoon Man perform an amazing musical show using 2 simple tablespoons as instruments.  

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

Come witness the Spoon Man perform an amazing musical show using 2 simple tablespoons as instruments.  

Jun
27
Wed

Farm on the Go!

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 01:00 PM America/New_York Farm on the Go!

Visit friendly farm animals with the Critter Barn of Zeeland. Enjoy many hands-on experiences including milking a goat!

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

Visit friendly farm animals with the Critter Barn of Zeeland. Enjoy many hands-on experiences including milking a goat!

Jun
27
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:00 AM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

KDLville Play Outdoors

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:30 AM 06/27/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York KDLville Play Outdoors

Enjoy the warm summer days and meet your friends at KDLville outdoors with special activities for moving and playing outside.  

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

Enjoy the warm summer days and meet your friends at KDLville outdoors with special activities for moving and playing outside.  

Jun
27
Wed

Summertime Sip & Sit

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:30 AM 06/27/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Summertime Sip & Sit

Drop-in our outdoor sitting spot and sip lemonade while you meet & greet your neighbors. Lemonade and snacks while supplies last.

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

Drop-in our outdoor sitting spot and sip lemonade while you meet & greet your neighbors. Lemonade and snacks while supplies last.

Jun
27
Wed

Family Storytime: LOCATION CHANGE

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:30 AM 06/27/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime: LOCATION CHANGE

Read and sing together as a family indoors at the East Grand Rapids branch. 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 indoors at the East Grand Rapids branch. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Jun
27
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 10:30 AM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 11:00 AM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 11:00 AM 06/27/2018 12:00 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.

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade 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
27
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 11:30 AM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

Spoon Man

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 01:00 PM 06/27/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Spoon Man

Come witness the Spoon Man perform an amazing musical show using 2 simple tablespoons as instruments.  

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

Come witness the Spoon Man perform an amazing musical show using 2 simple tablespoons as instruments.  

Jun
27
Wed

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 01:00 PM 06/27/2018 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
27
Wed

A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 01:00 PM 06/27/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

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

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

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

Jun
27
Wed

Teens: Gears of Nerf

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 01:00 PM 06/27/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Teens: Gears of Nerf

Let loose the Gears of Nerf.  You and your team are given 30 minutes to build a free standing structure that will protect your medic. Nerf blasters are provided, please do not bring your own.

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

Let loose the Gears of Nerf.  You and your team are given 30 minutes to build a free standing structure that will protect your medic.

Jun
27
Wed

Ruff Readers

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 01:30 PM 06/27/2018 02:30 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.

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade 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
27
Wed

Decorate your Bike and Celebrate the Fourth of July

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 02:00 PM 06/27/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York Decorate your Bike and Celebrate the Fourth of July

Bring your bike and decorate it for the Fourth of July! We will have many patriotic decorations on hand to help you festoon your ride.

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

Bring your bike and decorate it for the Fourth of July! We will have many patriotic decorations on hand to help you festoon your ride.

Jun
27
Wed

Teen: Henna

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 02:00 PM 06/27/2018 03:00 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!

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. Experience the intricate art of henna tattooing.

Jun
27
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 02:00 PM 06/27/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

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

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

Jun
27
Wed

Teen: Sharpie Tie Dye

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 02:00 PM 06/27/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Sharpie Tie Dye

Bring a white or light colored t-shirt to this program and try a new way of tie dye―with permanent markers! All other materials will be provided to help you create a one-of-a-kind shirt to wear.

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

Bring a white or light colored t-shirt to this program and try a new way of tie dye―with permanent markers!

Jun
27
Wed

Kooombah Rain Sticks!

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 06:30 PM 06/27/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Kooombah Rain Sticks!

Koo-oom-bah means creativity in Swahili! Join us and get creative using your imagination and a few craft supplies to create your own rain stick! 

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

Koo-oom-bah means creativity in Swahili! Join us and get creative using your imagination and a few craft supplies to create your own rain stick! 

Jun
27
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Straw Building Bonanza

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 06:30 PM 06/27/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Straw Building Bonanza

With this unstructured building time, kids can build 2D and 3D geometric creations, vehicles, forts, or whatever! We'll provide all the materials, kids bring their imagination and curiosity.

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

With this unstructured building time, kids can build 2D and 3D geometric creations, vehicles, forts, or whatever!

Jun
27
Wed

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/27/2018 06:30 PM 06/27/2018 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.