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Thursday, October 25, 2018

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 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.

 

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.

Oct
25
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.

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.

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
Thu

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.

 

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.

Oct
25
Thu

Fall Fest

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Celebrate the season with Autumn crafts, games and process art activities that focus more on the process and less on the final product.

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt Branch

Celebrate the season with Autumn crafts, games and process art activities that focus more on the process and less on the final product.

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
Thu

Family Storytime

11:00 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.

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.

Oct
25
Thu

Cascade Friends Booked For Lunch

12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/25/2018 12:30 PM 10/25/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Cascade Friends Booked For Lunch

Pre-registration opens August 20 and is required by 5:00 pm October 22. The Friends of Cascade Township Library present a luncheon and talk by West Michigan Author Wade Rouse, who has written seven books, four humorous memoirs plus three novels under his nom-de-plume Viola Shipman.


Include your price option in your registration name, Ex:  Mrs. Smith $5. Luncheon for Friends members, $10, luncheon for non-members, $12, author talk alone (no lunch) $5. Please be prepared to pay at the door.

 

 

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Pre-registration opens August 20 and is required by 5:00 pm October 22. The Friends of Cascade Township Library present a luncheon and talk by West Michigan Author Wade Rouse,

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
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.

Oct
25
Thu

Life in Native America 400 Years Ago

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Robert Downes, author of Windigo Moon: A Novel of Native America, presents a digital-slide talk on Life in Native America 400 Years Ago.

Krause Memorial Branch
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Krause Memorial Branch

Robert Downes, author of

Oct
25
Thu

Yoga Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises. The library has a limited number of yoga mats. First come, first served. Please bring your own if possible and join us!

Spencer Township Branch
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Spencer Township Branch

Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises.

Oct
25
Thu

Good Reads for Great Discussions: Hillbilly Elegy

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/25/2018 06:30 PM 10/25/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Good Reads for Great Discussions: Hillbilly Elegy

Join us for conversation and fun as we discover new books together. This month's selection is Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance.

Byron Township Branch
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Byron Township Branch

Join us for conversation and fun as we discover new books together. This month's selection is Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance.

Oct
25
Thu

Estate Planning

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Learn about Wills, Trusts and Power of Attorney and receive these important documents for free (incomes under $50,000). A service of the Davenport University Paralegal Department.

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

Learn about Wills, Trusts and Power of Attorney and receive these important documents for free (incomes under $50,000).

Oct
25
Thu

The Lit-Wits: The Japanese Lover

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/25/2018 07:00 PM 10/25/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York The Lit-Wits: The Japanese Lover

Get more out of reading! Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende. Snacks provided.

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

Get more out of reading!