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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Sep
13
Thu

Baby Playgroup

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
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Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills while you gather and play. We provide the space and a variety of sensory and play activities. Each playgroup also includes 15 minutes of stories, rhymes and songs. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver. Older siblings welcome!

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills while you gather and play. We provide the space and a variety of sensory and play activities.

Sep
13
Thu

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.

Sep
13
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 10:00 AM 09/13/2018 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
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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.

Sep
13
Thu

Don't Let the Pigeon Attend this Program!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 10:00 AM 09/13/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Don't Let the Pigeon Attend this Program!

Celebrate the works of author Mo Willems, creator of the award-winning Pigeon series, Elephant and Piggie and much more! Featuring crafts, books and activities all about your favorite Mo characters. Just make sure the Pigeon doesn't get in!

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt Branch

Celebrate the works of author Mo Willems, creator of the award-winning Pigeon series, Elephant and Piggie and much more!

Sep
13
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids Branch

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

Sep
13
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 10:00 AM 09/13/2018 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.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

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

Sep
13
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 10:00 AM 09/13/2018 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.

 

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

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

Sep
13
Thu

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

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

Sep
13
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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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.

Sep
13
Thu

Sensory Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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This sensory-based storytime encourages your child to explore their senses with an introduction of rhymes, stories and songs followed by hands-on exploratory sensory play. For ages 6 and under with an adult.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

This sensory-based storytime encourages your child to explore their senses with an introduction of rhymes, stories and songs followed by hands-on exploratory sensory play.

Sep
13
Thu

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

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

Sep
13
Thu

Senior Center Book Discussion

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 11:00 AM 09/13/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Senior Center Book Discussion

This is our monthly senior center book discussion outreach held on the 2nd Thursday of every month.

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt Branch

This is our monthly senior center book discussion outreach held on the 2nd Thursday of every month.

Sep
13
Thu

Family Storytime

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 11:00 AM 09/13/2018 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.

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

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

Sep
13
Thu

Teen Zone

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids Branch

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

Sep
13
Thu

Minecraft Club

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.  The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served.  No registration required.  If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

Tyrone Township Branch
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Tyrone Township Branch

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Sep
13
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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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.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming 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.

Sep
13
Thu

Let's Go Flying!

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 06:30 PM 09/13/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Let's Go Flying!

Local flight attendant and author Barbara Lynn Freedman, A.K.A. "Skygrrl", will take her audience up, up and away, reading her family-friendly picture book Congratulations, First-Time Flyer!  Dressed up as Skygrrl, the flight attendant in the book, Barbara Lynn will answer questions about what it's like to fly on an airplane for the first time, then lead her audience in singing and dancing to easy, original songs about airplanes.

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

Local flight attendant and author Barbara Lynn Freedman, A.K.A.

Sep
13
Thu

Your DNA's Story

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 06:30 PM 09/13/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Your DNA's Story

DNA tests have become a popular way to learn more about your ancestry but how accurate are the results and which test should you take? Let's discuss what results are available from the most common autosomal DNA tests on the market and what you can reasonably expect to learn from the results.

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

DNA tests have become a popular way to learn more about your ancestry but how accurate are the results and which test should you take?

Sep
13
Thu

Maple Street Book Discussion: Killers of the Flower Moon

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/13/2018 06:30 PM 09/13/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Maple Street Book Discussion: Killers of the Flower Moon

Join us for a freindly, informal discussion of Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

Join us for a freindly, informal discussion of Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann.

Sep
13
Thu

Book Discussion: The Dressmaker of Khair Khana

6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
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Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

 

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

Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon