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The East Grand Rapids branch is closed today, March 19, due to a burst pipe.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Dec
1
Sat

Friends of the Library Book & Gift Sale

9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/01/2018 09:00 AM 12/01/2018 02:00 PM America/New_York Friends of the Library Book & Gift Sale

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.

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

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

Pokémon Club

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/01/2018 01:30 PM 12/01/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Pokémon Club

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
4
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/04/2018 10:30 AM 12/04/2018 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.

Dec
8
Sat

Christmas with Santa

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/08/2018 09:30 AM 12/08/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Christmas with Santa

Join us at the Sand Lake VFW for a visit with Santa. Bring your camera for photos with the big guy! Make crafts to celebrate the season and enjoy cookies and cocoa. Sponsored by the Friends of the Nelson Twp. / Sand Lake Library and the Sand Lake Chamber of Commerce.

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

Join us at the Sand Lake VFW for a visit with Santa. Bring your camera for photos with the big guy! Make crafts to celebrate the season and enjoy cookies and cocoa.

Dec
11
Tue

Family Storytime

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

Dec
12
Wed

Faith Meets Fiction Book Discussion: Potluck Discussion

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/12/2018 01:00 PM 12/12/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Faith Meets Fiction Book Discussion: Potluck Discussion

Join us for an informal discussion of a faith-based book. For this special event, bring a book to share and a dish to pass.

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

Join us for an informal discussion of a faith-based book. For this special event, bring a book to share and a dish to pass.

Dec
12
Wed

Decoupage Personal Barn Quilts

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/12/2018 06:00 PM 12/12/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Decoupage Personal Barn Quilts

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.


Create your own personal barn quilt. It's easier than ever, no artistic or sewing ability necessary just personality! We will be putting together a 5"x 5" barn quilt using wooden pieces, scrapbook paper, paint and decoupage. We will learn some of the basic patterns and a short history of these beautiful masterpieces. [[{"fid":"16648","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false},"type":"media","field_deltas":{"1":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false}},"attributes":{"class":"media-element file-default","data-delta":"1"}}]]

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

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Dec
14
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/14/2018 10:30 AM 12/14/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Rhyme Time Music and Movement

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

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

Dec
15
Sat

Gingerbread Lane

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/15/2018 11:00 AM 12/15/2018 01:00 PM America/New_York Gingerbread Lane

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.


Jump into the holiday spirit with some family-friendly festivities! Listen to seasonal music while each child builds their own simple gingerbread house.

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

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Dec
18
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/18/2018 10:30 AM 12/18/2018 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.

Dec
18
Tue

Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: Potluck!

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/18/2018 01:00 PM 12/18/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: Potluck!

Come early, bring a favorite title to share and a goodie to pass.

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

Come early, bring a favorite title to share and a goodie to pass.

Dec
21
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/21/2018 10:30 AM 12/21/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Rhyme Time Music and Movement

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

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

Dec
22
Sat

Dungeons & Dragons: The Campaign

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/22/2018 10:00 AM 12/22/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Dungeons & Dragons: The Campaign

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. Start at level one and play an ongoing game of D&D each month. Materials provided.

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

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. Start at level one and play an ongoing game of D&D each month. Materials provided.

Dec
22
Sat

Teen Zone: Scratch Art

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/22/2018 01:30 PM 12/22/2018 02:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Scratch Art

Etch and paint awesome art onto recycled CDs.

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

Etch and paint awesome art onto recycled CDs.

Dec
28
Fri

KDL Lab Experience: Let Loose with Lincoln Logs

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/28/2018 01:00 PM 12/28/2018 03:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Let Loose with Lincoln Logs

Drop in and build your own creations. Let your imagination run wild with the library's sets of Lincoln Logs.

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

Drop in and build your own creations. Let your imagination run wild with the library's sets of Lincoln Logs.

Dec
29
Sat

Countdown to Happy Noon Year!

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/29/2018 11:30 AM 12/29/2018 12:30 PM America/New_York Countdown to Happy Noon Year!

We're giving kids an exciting way to ring in 2019 with a countdown, noisemakers, crafts and fun -- at an hour that won't keep them up way past their bedtimes.

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

We're giving kids an exciting way to ring in 2019 with a countdown, noisemakers, crafts and fun -- at an hour that won't keep them up way past their bedtimes.