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Saturday, October 20, 2018

Oct
20
Sat

The Friends of Spencer Township Library Annual Book Sale

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/20/2018 09:00 AM 10/20/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York The Friends of Spencer Township Library Annual Book Sale

Join us in the Spencer Township Community Room for great used books and media at bargain prices!

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

Join us in the Spencer Township Community Room for great used books and media at bargain prices!

Oct
20
Sat

Let's Talk About Refugees: A Reading Group

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/20/2018 10:30 AM 10/20/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Let's Talk About Refugees: A Reading Group

Our reading group tackles the big questions!  This group features stories exploring social justice topics and a small group discussion where all questions are welcome.  KDL librarians and community volunteers will read books on the month’s topic, we’ll discuss the books in small groups, enjoy snacks and create a cool craft.  For ages 4 through 11 with parents and caregivers. Presented in partnership with the GVSU Educational Foundations Department.

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

Our reading group tackles the big questions!  This group features stories exploring social justice topics and a small group discussion where all questions are welcome.  KDL librarians and

Oct
20
Sat

KDL Open: Mini Golf in the Stacks

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/20/2018 11:00 AM 10/20/2018 12:30 PM America/New_York KDL Open: Mini Golf in the Stacks

Putt-putt your way through the KDL greens. Check in with staff to claim a tee time. First come, first served.

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

Putt-putt your way through the KDL greens. Check in with staff to claim a tee time. First come, first served.

Oct
20
Sat

Experience VR @ KDL

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/20/2018 01:00 PM 10/20/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Experience VR @ KDL

Experience virtual reality with the Oculus Rift headset and Touch controllers. Enjoy a variety of games and virtual experiences. This is a first come, first play program so don't delay!

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

Experience virtual reality with the Oculus Rift headset and Touch controllers. Enjoy a variety of games and virtual experiences.

Oct
20
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Art-O-Rama

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/20/2018 01:30 PM 10/20/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Art-O-Rama

Everyone knows there ain't no party like an Art Party, 'cause an Art Party don't stop! Come explore and let your creative side run wild! Try a variety of art styles and create your next masterpiece to take home and display proudly.

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

Everyone knows there ain't no party like an Art Party, 'cause an Art Party don't stop! Come explore and let your creative side run wild!

Oct
20
Sat

Early Childhood Essentials: Social and Emotional Development

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/20/2018 01:30 PM 10/20/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Social and Emotional Development

Pre-registration required.  Each session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Please be aware you must have an account with miregistry.org to receive credit.  Set up your account or arrive 30 minutes before the program for assistance. Come prepared with an email address, birth date, SS# and potential usernames and passwords.


The purpose of this workshop is to inform professionals on the importance of social and emotional development in infants and toddlers. Participants will look at research on facilitating positive development as well as tips and methods for supporting positive social and emotional growth and development, including where to turn if you have concerns.

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

Pre-registration required.  Each session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Oct
20
Sat

Early Childhood Essentials: Sensory Exploration

3:15 PM to 4:45 PM
Add to Calendar 10/20/2018 03:15 PM 10/20/2018 04:45 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Sensory Exploration

Pre-registration required.  This session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Please be aware you must have an account with miregistry.org to receive credit. Set up your account or arrive 15-30 minutes before the program for assistance. Come prepared with an email address, birth date, SS# and potential usernames and passwords.


The purpose of this workshop is to share information on the importance of active open ended play during the infant and toddler years. Participants will gain knowledge on the many benefits of active messy play, and work hands on to discover many fun and affordable activities for young children to engage in.

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

Pre-registration required.  This session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.