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Nelson Twp. Branch is closed Saturday, Oct 24 due to no heat. Kelloggsville Branch will be closed Monday, Oct. 26.
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Jul
17
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
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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.

Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center
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Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center

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.

Jul
17
Tue

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.

 

Cascade Township Branch
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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.

Jul
17
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:00 AM 07/17/2018 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.

Byron Township Branch
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Byron 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.

Jul
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:00 AM 07/17/2018 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 (Rockford) Branch
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Krause Memorial (Rockford) Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:00 AM 07/17/2018 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.

 

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

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

Jul
17
Tue

Kids Club

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:00 AM 07/17/2018 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
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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.

Jul
17
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:00 AM 07/17/2018 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.

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

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

Jul
17
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:00 AM 07/17/2018 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
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Cascade Township Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Mimic a Mime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:00 AM 07/17/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Mimic a Mime

A delightful mime performance with improvisation, juggling and audience involvement. A brief mime workshop will follow the show.

Plainfield Township Branch
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Plainfield Township Branch

A delightful mime performance with improvisation, juggling and audience involvement. A brief mime workshop will follow the show.

Jul
17
Tue

Tap Your Toes with the Porters

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:00 AM 07/17/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Tap Your Toes with the Porters

Come swing and dance to the toe-tappin' sounds of The Porters, a four-piece band that will captivate and entertain even the youngest audience.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

Come swing and dance to the toe-tappin' sounds of The Porters, a four-piece band that will captivate and entertain even the youngest audience.

Jul
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Alpine Township Branch
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Alpine Township Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:30 AM 07/17/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

Nelson Township Branch
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Nelson Township Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 10:30 AM 07/17/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center
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Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center

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

Jul
17
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 11:30 AM 07/17/2018 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 (Rockford) Branch
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Krause Memorial (Rockford) Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:00 PM 07/17/2018 02:00 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.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township 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.

Jul
17
Tue

Common Reader Book Discussion: Reader's Choice

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:00 PM 07/17/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Common Reader Book Discussion: Reader's Choice

Bring a book of your choice to share with the group. Pack a lunch and meet us at the picnic shelter at Creekside Park. 1035 68th St SE. Dutton MI 49316.

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

Bring a book of your choice to share with the group. Pack a lunch and meet us at the picnic shelter at Creekside Park. 1035 68th St SE. Dutton MI 49316.

Jul
17
Tue

KDL Lab Experience: Series

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:00 PM 07/17/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

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

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Teen: Food Fun!

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:00 PM 07/17/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Food Fun!

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Food enthusiast Mandy Thompson is back to lead you on a fun, food filled kitchen adventure.

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

Pre-registration opens May 1 and is required. Food enthusiast Mandy Thompson is back to lead you on a fun, food filled kitchen adventure.

Jul
17
Tue

Teen: Sweets Decorating Techniques!

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:00 PM 07/17/2018 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.

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt 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.

Jul
17
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:00 PM 07/17/2018 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.

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

Jul
17
Tue

A Bird's Eye View

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:30 PM 07/17/2018 02:30 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.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township 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.

Jul
17
Tue

Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: Smile

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:30 PM 07/17/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: Smile

Join us for a friendly and fun book discussion. This month's selection is Smile by Raina Telgemeier.

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

Join us for a friendly and fun book discussion. This month's selection is Smile by Raina Telgemeier.

Jul
17
Tue

Bangarang Circus

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 01:30 PM 07/17/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Bangarang Circus

Program held at Veterans Park. Bangarang Circus will wow with circus style entertainment ranging from aerial arts to hula hooping, acrobatics and more!

Alto Branch
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Alto Branch

Program held at Veterans Park. Bangarang Circus will wow with circus style entertainment ranging from aerial arts to hula hooping, acrobatics and more!

Jul
17
Tue

Mario Kart WiiU Tournament

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 02:00 PM 07/17/2018 06:00 PM America/New_York Mario Kart WiiU Tournament

In-person registration begins 30 minutes prior to tournament at the Kentwood Branch on a first-come/first-served basis.  Four screens of Mario Kart.  Gift cards for prizes and snacks. We will have two age specific brackets (one older, one younger).

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

In-person registration begins 30 minutes prior to tournament at the Kentwood Branch on a first-come/first-served basis.  Four screens of Mario Kart.

Jul
17
Tue

Anime Afternoon!

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 02:00 PM 07/17/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York Anime Afternoon!

Calling all anime fans! Come watch a classic movie, enjoy some awesome crafts and snacks, and celebrate all things anime!

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

Calling all anime fans! Come watch a classic movie, enjoy some awesome crafts and snacks, and celebrate all things anime!

Jul
17
Tue

Teen Zone 2.0: Pop 'n' Paint

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 02:00 PM 07/17/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone 2.0: Pop 'n' Paint

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to sample some fine bubbly pop while we paint!  Join this guided program to learn how to create your own masterpiece.  All skill levels welcomed.

Kelloggsville Branch
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Kelloggsville Branch

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to sample some fine bubbly pop while we paint!  Join this guided program to learn how to create your own masterpiece.

Jul
17
Tue

Teen: Henna

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 03:00 PM 07/17/2018 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!

Alpine Township Branch
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Alpine Township Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Alohomora! Unlock Your Harry Potter Drawing Skills

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 03:00 PM 07/17/2018 04:00 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

Krause Memorial (Rockford) Branch
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Krause Memorial (Rockford) Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Touch a Truck

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 03:00 PM 07/17/2018 05:00 PM 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.

Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center
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Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center

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.

Jul
17
Tue

Teen: Candy Sushi Creations

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 03:30 PM 07/17/2018 04:30 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!

Tyrone Township Branch
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Tyrone Township Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

Teen: Sharpie Tie Dye

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:00 PM 07/17/2018 07:00 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.

Plainfield Township Branch
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Plainfield Township Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

KDL Lab Experience: Magna-Tiles Mania

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:00 PM 07/17/2018 07:30 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.

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

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

Jul
17
Tue

A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:00 PM 07/17/2018 07:00 PM America/New_York A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

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

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

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

Jul
17
Tue

Book Discussion: Wild - From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:30 PM 07/17/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Book Discussion: Wild - From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

Join us for a discussion of Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed.

Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center
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Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center

Join us for a discussion of Wild: From Lost t

Jul
17
Tue

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:30 PM 07/17/2018 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.

Krause Memorial (Rockford) Branch
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Krause Memorial (Rockford) 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.

Jul
17
Tue

Summertime Sip & Sit

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:30 PM 07/17/2018 07:30 PM 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.

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

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

Jul
17
Tue

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:30 PM 07/17/2018 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.

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

Jul
17
Tue

A Very Special Stuffed Animal Pet Show

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:30 PM 07/17/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York A Very Special Stuffed Animal Pet Show

Bring your cutest, fluffiest or most unique stuffed animal friend to the library for a pet show! Each stuffed pet will be given its own award.  One plush animal per child, no live animals please. Stop by the library for a registration form to participate.

Byron Township Branch
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Byron Township Branch

Bring your cutest, fluffiest or most unique stuffed animal friend to the library for a pet show! Each stuffed pet will be given its own award.

Jul
17
Tue

Introduction to Metal Embossing

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/17/2018 06:30 PM 07/17/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Introduction to Metal Embossing

Registration closes when the waitlist is full.  In this class, participants will be introduced to the art of metal embossing. Each participant will work to design, emboss, and patina a piece of aluminum that can serve as a decorative piece or a piece of functional jewelry.

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

Registration closes when the waitlist is full.  In this class, participants will be introduced to the art of metal embossing.

Jul
17
Tue

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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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.

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

Jul
17
Tue

Adult Super Smash Bros. Tournament

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Smash your way to victory in this video game tournament that's just for adults.  Compete with other adults in 8 person smash matches for a chance to win prizes.  Day of event registration begins at 6: 45 pm with a limit of 64 gamers.

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

Smash your way to victory in this video game tournament that's just for adults.  Compete with other adults in 8 person smash matches for a chance to win prizes.

Jul
17
Tue

KDaLe Book Club: Osgood Brewing

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Combine your love of books and brews at the KDaLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from Osgood Brewing while we talk about what we've been reading. Expert book recommendations from KDL librarians included. The book club will be held at Osgood Brewing, 4051 Chicago Dr. SW in Grandville. For adults 21 and older.

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

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