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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Oct
16
Tue

Open to public (KDL Service Center)

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 09:00 AM 10/16/2018 04:00 PM America/New_York Open to public (KDL Service Center)

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Service and Meeting Center, 814 W River Center Dr NE, Comstock Park, MI 49321.

Bookmobile
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Bookmobile

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Service and Meeting Center, 814 W River Center Dr NE, Comstock Park, MI 49321.

Oct
16
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 09:30 AM 10/16/2018 10:15 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.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming 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.

Oct
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 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
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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.

Oct
16
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 10:30 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.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

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

Oct
16
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 10:45 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.

Oct
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 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.

 

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.

Oct
16
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 10:45 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.

Oct
16
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.

Oct
16
Tue

Don't Let the Pigeon Attend this Program!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 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!

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

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

Oct
16
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Oct
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 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.

 

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

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

Oct
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 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.

 

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

Oct
16
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:00 AM 10/16/2018 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.

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.

Oct
16
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:30 AM 10/16/2018 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 / Sand Lake Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

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

Oct
16
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 10:30 AM 10/16/2018 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Wyoming Branch

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

Oct
16
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 11:00 AM 10/16/2018 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.

 

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

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

Oct
16
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 11:30 AM 10/16/2018 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.

Oct
16
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 01:00 PM 10/16/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Oct
16
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 01:00 PM 10/16/2018 02:00 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.

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.

Oct
16
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 01:00 PM 10/16/2018 03:00 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Oct
16
Tue

Fireside Chatters Book Discusion: Coop

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 01:30 PM 10/16/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Fireside Chatters Book Discusion: Coop

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion.  October's selection is Coop by Michael Perry.

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

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion.  October's selection is Coop by Michael Perry.

Oct
16
Tue

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 03:30 PM 10/16/2018 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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

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

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

Oct
16
Tue

DIY Basic Plumbing

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 06:00 PM 10/16/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York DIY Basic Plumbing

Pre-registration opens August 20 and is required. Registration closes when the waitlist is full.


Learn and utilize new plumbing skills! Learn about the different types of supply lines with hands-on practice, as well as, toilet repair, drainage, venting and more. Home Repair Services presents their popular hands-on home maintenance classes. Dress accordingly.

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

Pre-registration opens August 20 and is required. Registration closes when the waitlist is full.

Oct
16
Tue

Chocolatey Treats Made Easy

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 06:00 PM 10/16/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Chocolatey Treats Made Easy

Pre-registration opens August 20 and is required. Registration closes when the waitlist is full. This program will be held in the Twp. community room, 28 E. Muskegon St.


Let chocolate star at your holiday events and special gifts.  Polly Von Eschen of Polly’s Passions will cover the history of chocolate along with easy recipes for entertaining and samples for all participants.  

Off-Site Event
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Off-Site Event

Pre-registration opens August 20 and is required. Registration closes when the waitlist is full. This program will be held in the Twp. community room, 28 E.

Oct
16
Tue

English Conversation Club

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 06:00 PM 10/16/2018 07:00 PM America/New_York English Conversation Club

Practice with other adults who are learning English as a second language (ESL). Presented in partnership with the Literacy Center of West Michigan.

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

Practice with other adults who are learning English as a second language (ESL). Presented in partnership with the Literacy Center of West Michigan.

Oct
16
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 06:30 PM 10/16/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Oct
16
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 06:30 PM 10/16/2018 07:30 PM 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.

 

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

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

Oct
16
Tue

Book Discussion: The Dressmaker of Khair Khana

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 06:30 PM 10/16/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Book Discussion: The Dressmaker of Khair Khana

Join us for a friendly informal book discussion. This month's selection is The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon.

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

Join us for a friendly informal book discussion. This month's selection is The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon.

Oct
16
Tue

Watercolor Illustration: House Plants

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 06:30 PM 10/16/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Watercolor Illustration: House Plants

Pre-registration opens August 20 and is required. Registration closes when the waitlist is full.


Explore the basic techniques of watercolor painting through the subject matter of house plants.  The botanical world has so many options, so we will learn how to paint a handful of different house plants and you will walk away with your own frameable piece of artwork.[[{"fid":"15436","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"}}]]

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

Pre-registration opens August 20 and is required. Registration closes when the waitlist is full.

Oct
16
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Add to Calendar 10/16/2018 06:30 PM 10/16/2018 07:15 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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