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Saturday, December 1, 2018

Dec
1
Sat

Friends of the Library Book & Gift Sale

9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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Visit the Friends of the Nelson Township / Sand Lake Library's booth at the Resurrection Lutheran Church's Holiday Craft Bazaar (180 Northland Dr. in Sand Lake). Books and gift baskets make great holiday presents! Sponsored by the Friends of the Sand Lake / Nelson Township Library.

Off-Site Event
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Off-Site Event

Visit the Friends of the Nelson Township / Sand Lake Library's booth at the Resurrection Lutheran Church's Holiday Craft Bazaar (180 Northland Dr. in Sand Lake).

Dec
1
Sat

4th Annual Gingerbread House Contest

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/01/2018 09:30 AM 12/01/2018 05:00 PM America/New_York 4th Annual Gingerbread House Contest

Show off your creative gingerbread masterpiece! Contest entries will be accepted in four categories and prizes will be awarded in each category by popular vote and by judges' choice. Showcase entries should be on a sturdy base no larger than 15" by 15" and may be dropped off during branch open hours from Friday, December 1 through Saturday, December 8.  Stop in at the branch or our program sponsor, Two Dutch Hens: A Unique Dollar Store, to pick up contest details.


Categories and rules: Decorations must be edible, only the base can be non-edible. Entries in the teen, adult and families/group categories must be made of gingerbread. Entries in the kids' category may be made of graham crackers.

  • kids age 11 and under
  • teens age 12-17
  • adults
  • families or groups

 

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

Show off your creative gingerbread masterpiece! Contest entries will be accepted in four categories and prizes will be awarded in each category by popular vote and by judges' choice.

Dec
1
Sat

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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This holiday season, give the gift that can be opened again and again - books! Come early for the best selection or arrive later for great prices. All proceeds go to support programming at the Englehardt Branch.

  • Hardcovers -$1.00.
  • Paperbacks - $.50.
  • After 2:00 PM, $5.00 fill a bag sale!
Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt Branch

This holiday season, give the gift that can be opened again and again - books! Come early for the best selection or arrive later for great prices.

Dec
1
Sat

Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/01/2018 09:30 AM 12/01/2018 05:00 PM America/New_York Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

Great used books at bargain prices! Sale runs Friday, November 30 through Friday, December 7 during open hours. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

Great used books at bargain prices! Sale runs Friday, November 30 through Friday, December 7 during open hours. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Dec
1
Sat

Gift Quality Used Book Sale

9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
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Just in time for holiday shopping - gently used books in like new condition for everyone on your list!

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

Just in time for holiday shopping - gently used books in like new condition for everyone on your list!

Dec
1
Sat

Bookmobile at Cascade Township (open to public)

9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/01/2018 09:30 AM 12/01/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Bookmobile at Cascade Township (open to public)

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Cascade Township Branch, 2870 Jacksmith Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

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

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Cascade Township Branch, 2870 Jacksmith Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

Dec
1
Sat

Let’s Talk About Multicultural Holidays: A Reading Group

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/01/2018 10:30 AM 12/01/2018 12:30 PM America/New_York Let’s Talk About Multicultural Holidays: 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 -11 with parents and caregivers.

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

Dec
1
Sat

KDaLe Tour: ELK Brewing

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/01/2018 12:00 PM 12/01/2018 01:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Tour: ELK Brewing

Join the library on a tour of the Comstock Park location of ELK BrewingBring your library card to get in to the tour free of charge and have the option of purchasing a souvenir pint glass and one pour for $7. General admission with no library card is $10. For adults 21 or older.

 

 

Off-Site Event
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Off-Site Event

Join the library on a tour of the Comstock Park location of ELK BrewingBring your library card to get in to the tour free of cha

Dec
1
Sat

Bookmobile at Lowell (open to public)

1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/01/2018 01:00 PM 12/01/2018 04:30 PM America/New_York Bookmobile at Lowell (open to public)

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Englehardt Branch, 200 N Monroe St, Lowell, MI 49331.

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

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Englehardt Branch, 200 N Monroe St, Lowell, MI 49331.

Dec
1
Sat

Pokémon Club

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Bring your Pokémon cards to trade or battle with friends. A few decks will be provided for players to learn how to play.

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

Bring your Pokémon cards to trade or battle with friends. A few decks will be provided for players to learn how to play.

Dec
1
Sat

Teen Zone

2:00 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.

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