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Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Jan
2
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 10:00 AM 01/02/2019 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

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

Jan
2
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 10:00 AM 01/02/2019 10:30 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
2
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 10:00 AM 01/02/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

Drop-in with your friends and make all kinds of creations using the library's building sets.  

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

Drop-in with your friends and make all kinds of creations using the library's building sets.  

Jan
2
Wed

Snowflake Studio

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 10:00 AM 01/02/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Snowflake Studio

Explore winter with your creative side!  Drop-in between 10:00 AM and noon for snowflake-themed arts and crafts for the whole family. 

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

Explore winter with your creative side!  Drop-in between 10:00 AM and noon for snowflake-themed arts and crafts for the whole family. 

Jan
2
Wed

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 11:00 AM 01/02/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Movie Marathon
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
  • Jan 2: 11 am - The Sorcerer's Stone
  • Jan 2: 2 pm - The Chamber of Secrets
  • Jan 3: 11 am - The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Jan 3: 2 pm - The Goblet of Fire
  • Jan 4: 11 am - The Order of the Phoenix
  • Jan 4: 2 pm - The Half-Blood Prince
  • Jan 5: 11 am - The Deathly Hallows, Part 1
  • Jan 5: 2 pm - The Deathly Hallows, Part 2
Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
Jan
2
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 11:00 AM 01/02/2019 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
2
Wed

Winter Break at the Library

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 01:00 PM 01/02/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Winter Break at the Library

Join us every weekday during Winter Break for fun! Drop-in between 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM for creative activities for school aged children and the family. A detailed schedule of specific programs will be posted on our Facebook page and in the branch in December. Hope you spend your break with us!

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

Join us every weekday during Winter Break for fun! Drop-in between 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM for creative activities for school aged children and the family.

Jan
2
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Art Party

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 01:00 PM 01/02/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Art Party

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.

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

Jan
2
Wed

Novel Characters Book Club: Still Alice

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 01:00 PM 01/02/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Novel Characters Book Club: Still Alice

Join us for an informal discussion of Still Alice by Lisa Genova.

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

Join us for an informal discussion of Still Alice by Lisa Genova.

Jan
2
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 01:00 PM 01/02/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

No heavy lifting required for these robots. Cubelets are robot blocks that connect together to create quirky little robots. Come and explore these bots to see what cool tricks and moves you can make the bots do by combining different cubes.

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

No heavy lifting required for these robots. Cubelets are robot blocks that connect together to create quirky little robots.

Jan
2
Wed

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 02:00 PM 01/02/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Movie Marathon
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
  • Jan 2: 11 am - The Sorcerer's Stone
  • Jan 2: 2 pm - The Chamber of Secrets
  • Jan 3: 11 am - The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Jan 3: 2 pm - The Goblet of Fire
  • Jan 4: 11 am - The Order of the Phoenix
  • Jan 4: 2 pm - The Half-Blood Prince
  • Jan 5: 11 am - The Deathly Hallows, Part 1
  • Jan 5: 2 pm - The Deathly Hallows, Part 2
Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
Jan
2
Wed

Alpine Avenue Book Club: An American Marriage

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 06:30 PM 01/02/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Alpine Avenue Book Club: An American Marriage

Get more out of reading!  Join us for a friendly, informal discussion and good company with great books. This month's selection is An American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

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

Get more out of reading!  Join us for a friendly, informal discussion and good company with great books. This month's selection is An American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

Jan
2
Wed

CANCELLED - KDL Lab Experience: At The National Science Institute

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/02/2019 06:30 PM 01/02/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York CANCELLED - KDL Lab Experience: At The National Science Institute

Update: This program has been cancelled.

Participants must be accompanied by an adult. For grades 3-6.  The National Science Institute hosts two nights of projects in their incredible maker space where you can experience next level, hands-on projects.  902 Leonard St NW, Grand Rapids.

  • January 2: Lights and Lasers
  • January 3: Take Apart (and Put Back Together) Computers [[{"fid":"17139","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"}}]]
Off-Site Event
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Off-Site Event

Update: This program has been cancelled.

Jan
3
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 10:00 AM 01/03/2019 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Alpine Township Branch

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

Jan
3
Thu

KDL Lab Experience: Straw Building Bonanza

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 10:00 AM 01/03/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Straw Building Bonanza

With this unstructured building time, kids can build 2D and 3D geometric creations, vehicles, forts, or whatever! We'll provide all the materials, kids bring their imagination and curiosity.

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

With this unstructured building time, kids can build 2D and 3D geometric creations, vehicles, forts, or whatever! We'll provide all the materials, kids bring their imagination and curiosity.

Jan
3
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 10:00 AM 01/03/2019 10:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

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

Jan
3
Thu

Apple Users Group

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 10:00 AM 01/03/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Apple Users Group

Not sure how to use your Apple device? Bring your own MacBook, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, etc. to the library to learn and share tips about everything from apps to iCloud.

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

Not sure how to use your Apple device? Bring your own MacBook, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, etc. to the library to learn and share tips about everything from apps to iCloud.

Jan
3
Thu

Meet the Sled Dogs

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 10:00 AM 01/03/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Meet the Sled Dogs

Tun-Dra Kennels owners will talk about sled dogs, mushing equipment and the Iditarod. Families can meet the dogs and watch a demonstration outside, weather permitting.

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

Tun-Dra Kennels owners will talk about sled dogs, mushing equipment and the Iditarod. Families can meet the dogs and watch a demonstration outside, weather permitting.

Jan
3
Thu

Family Storytime

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 11:00 AM 01/03/2019 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

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

Jan
3
Thu

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 11:00 AM 01/03/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Movie Marathon
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
  • Jan 2: 11 am - The Sorcerer's Stone
  • Jan 2: 2 pm - The Chamber of Secrets
  • Jan 3: 11 am - The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Jan 3: 2 pm - The Goblet of Fire
  • Jan 4: 11 am - The Order of the Phoenix
  • Jan 4: 2 pm - The Half-Blood Prince
  • Jan 5: 11 am - The Deathly Hallows, Part 1
  • Jan 5: 2 pm - The Deathly Hallows, Part 2
Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
Jan
3
Thu

Winter Break at the Library

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 01:00 PM 01/03/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Winter Break at the Library

Join us every weekday during Winter Break for fun! Drop-in between 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM for creative activities for school aged children and the family. A detailed schedule of specific programs will be posted on our Facebook page and in the branch in December. Hope you spend your break with us!

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

Join us every weekday during Winter Break for fun! Drop-in between 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM for creative activities for school aged children and the family.

Jan
3
Thu

KDL Lab Experience: Marble Runs!

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 01:00 PM 01/03/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Marble Runs!

Build a Marble Run track that twists, turns, races and spins marbles at incredible speeds! Use your imagination to create unique runs and test the laws of physics.

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

Build a Marble Run track that twists, turns, races and spins marbles at incredible speeds! Use your imagination to create unique runs and test the laws of physics.

Jan
3
Thu

Bookmobile at Nelson Township / Sand Lake (open to public)

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 01:00 PM 01/03/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Bookmobile at Nelson Township / Sand Lake (open to public)

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch, 88 Bass Lake Rd, Sand Lake, MI 49343.

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

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch, 88 Bass Lake Rd, Sand Lake, MI 49343.

Jan
3
Thu

Meet the Sled Dogs

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 02:00 PM 01/03/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Meet the Sled Dogs

Tun-Dra Kennels owners will talk about sled dogs, mushing equipment and the Iditarod. Families can meet the dogs and watch a demonstration outside, weather permitting.

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

Tun-Dra Kennels owners will talk about sled dogs, mushing equipment and the Iditarod. Families can meet the dogs and watch a demonstration outside, weather permitting.

Jan
3
Thu

KDL Lab Experience: Let Loose with Lincoln Logs

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 02:00 PM 01/03/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Let Loose with Lincoln Logs

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

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

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

Jan
3
Thu

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 02:00 PM 01/03/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Movie Marathon
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
  • Jan 2: 11 am - The Sorcerer's Stone
  • Jan 2: 2 pm - The Chamber of Secrets
  • Jan 3: 11 am - The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Jan 3: 2 pm - The Goblet of Fire
  • Jan 4: 11 am - The Order of the Phoenix
  • Jan 4: 2 pm - The Half-Blood Prince
  • Jan 5: 11 am - The Deathly Hallows, Part 1
  • Jan 5: 2 pm - The Deathly Hallows, Part 2
Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
Jan
3
Thu

Minecraft Club

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 03:30 PM 01/03/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Minecraft Club

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills. The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served. No registration required. If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

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

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Jan
3
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 06:00 PM 01/03/2019 08:00 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.

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

Jan
3
Thu

Wonderful Winter Animals

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 06:30 PM 01/03/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Wonderful Winter Animals

Not all animals hibernate or migrate to get away from Michigan winters. Some animals even come to Michigan for winter! Learn what animals do to survive and thrive in Michigan winters including animals you may find in your backyard throughout the winter. Several live animals will be included in this fun and interactive presentation by the Outdoor Discovery Center. Community support through The Byron Twp. Book Sale made this program possible. Event will take place at the Byron Township Offices, 8085 Byron Center Ave. SW. [[{"fid":"16814","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"}}]]

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

Not all animals hibernate or migrate to get away from Michigan winters. Some animals even come to Michigan for winter!

Jan
3
Thu

CANCELLED - KDL Lab Experience: At The National Science Institute

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/03/2019 06:30 PM 01/03/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York CANCELLED - KDL Lab Experience: At The National Science Institute

Update: This program has been cancelled.

Participants must be accompanied by an adult. For grades 3-6. The National Science Institute hosts two nights of projects in their incredible maker space where you can experience next level, hands-on projects.  902 Leonard St NW, Grand Rapids.

  • January 2: Lights and Lasers
  • January 3: Take Apart (and Put Back Together) Computers[[{"fid":"17139","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"}}]]
Off-Site Event
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Off-Site Event

Update: This program has been cancelled.

Jan
4
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/04/2019 09:30 AM 01/04/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

Jan
4
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/04/2019 10:00 AM 01/04/2019 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.

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.

Jan
4
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/04/2019 10:30 AM 01/04/2019 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.

Jan
4
Fri

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/04/2019 11:00 AM 01/04/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Movie Marathon
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
  • Jan 2: 11 am - The Sorcerer's Stone
  • Jan 2: 2 pm - The Chamber of Secrets
  • Jan 3: 11 am - The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Jan 3: 2 pm - The Goblet of Fire
  • Jan 4: 11 am - The Order of the Phoenix
  • Jan 4: 2 pm - The Half-Blood Prince
  • Jan 5: 11 am - The Deathly Hallows, Part 1
  • Jan 5: 2 pm - The Deathly Hallows, Part 2
Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
Jan
4
Fri

Winter Break at the Library

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/04/2019 01:00 PM 01/04/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Winter Break at the Library

Join us every weekday during Winter Break for fun! Drop-in between 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM for creative activities for school aged children and the family. A detailed schedule of specific programs will be posted on our Facebook page and in the branch in December. Hope you spend your break with us!

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

Join us every weekday during Winter Break for fun! Drop-in between 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM for creative activities for school aged children and the family.

Jan
4
Fri

KDL Lab Experience: Let's Make Slime!

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/04/2019 01:00 PM 01/04/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Let's Make Slime!

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. Learn how to make slime, watch it ooze and get expert tips. We will make different types of slime, like Galaxy or Unicorn slime, for you to take home!

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

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. Learn how to make slime, watch it ooze and get expert tips.

Jan
4
Fri

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/04/2019 02:00 PM 01/04/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Movie Marathon
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
  • Jan 2: 11 am - The Sorcerer's Stone
  • Jan 2: 2 pm - The Chamber of Secrets
  • Jan 3: 11 am - The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Jan 3: 2 pm - The Goblet of Fire
  • Jan 4: 11 am - The Order of the Phoenix
  • Jan 4: 2 pm - The Half-Blood Prince
  • Jan 5: 11 am - The Deathly Hallows, Part 1
  • Jan 5: 2 pm - The Deathly Hallows, Part 2
Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
Jan
4
Fri

KDL Open: Family Arcade and Mini Golf

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/04/2019 05:00 PM 01/04/2019 09:00 PM America/New_York KDL Open: Family Arcade and Mini Golf

Putt-putt your way through the KDL greens then make your way to the arcade room to play Frogger, pinball and more! Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Check in with staff to claim a tee time. First come, first served.

  • Arcade opens at 5:00 PM
  • Mini-Golf Opens at 6:00 PM
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

Putt-putt your way through the KDL greens then make your way to the arcade room to play Frogger, pinball and more! Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Jan
5
Sat

Pokémon Club Mirror Tournament

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/05/2019 10:00 AM 01/05/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Pokémon Club Mirror Tournament

This battle of luck and skill will challenge Pokémon masters and newbies alike. Battle opponents with identical decks until one winner is decided. All decks will be provided, but you are still welcome to bring cards for trading. Pizza will also be provided for this event.

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

This battle of luck and skill will challenge Pokémon masters and newbies alike. Battle opponents with identical decks until one winner is decided.

Jan
5
Sat

Big Kids Only Arcade

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/05/2019 10:00 AM 01/05/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Big Kids Only Arcade

Gamers unite for a blast to the past with arcade games just for you! Grades 6 and up; children under 11 must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Gamers unite for a blast to the past with arcade games just for you! Grades 6 and up; children under 11 must be accompanied by an adult.

Jan
5
Sat

Paint a Canvas

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/05/2019 11:00 AM 01/05/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Paint a Canvas

Let your creativity flow! We provide paint and one canvas per person while supplies last. This is a free-paint program. Drop in anytime during this open program to paint away. Inspiration provided, no instruction. Bring your family.

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

Let your creativity flow! We provide paint and one canvas per person while supplies last. This is a free-paint program. Drop in anytime during this open program to paint away.

Jan
5
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/05/2019 11:00 AM 01/05/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

No heavy lifting required for these robots. Cubelets are robot blocks that connect together to create quirky little robots. Come and explore these bots to see what cool tricks and moves you can make the bots do by combining different cubes.

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

No heavy lifting required for these robots. Cubelets are robot blocks that connect together to create quirky little robots.

Jan
5
Sat

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/05/2019 11:00 AM 01/05/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Movie Marathon
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
  • Jan 2: 11 am - The Sorcerer's Stone
  • Jan 2: 2 pm - The Chamber of Secrets
  • Jan 3: 11 am - The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Jan 3: 2 pm - The Goblet of Fire
  • Jan 4: 11 am - The Order of the Phoenix
  • Jan 4: 2 pm - The Half-Blood Prince
  • Jan 5: 11 am - The Deathly Hallows, Part 1
  • Jan 5: 2 pm - The Deathly Hallows, Part 2
Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
Jan
5
Sat

Bookmobile at Kentwood Fun Spot Roller Skating Rink

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/05/2019 12:00 PM 01/05/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Bookmobile at Kentwood Fun Spot Roller Skating Rink

Come visit the KDL Bookmobile and get your skate on at the Kentwood Fun Spot's Saturday Family Skate Day 

https://grkids.com/events/saturday-open-skate-at-kentwood-fun-spot-2019-01-05/

Kentwood Fun Spot

14 52nd ST SE

Kentwood MI 49548


Kent District Library bookmobile@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY

Come visit the KDL Bookmobile and get your skate on at the Kentwood Fun Spot's Saturday Family Skate Day 

Jan
5
Sat

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/05/2019 02:00 PM 01/05/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Movie Marathon
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
  • Jan 2: 11 am - The Sorcerer's Stone
  • Jan 2: 2 pm - The Chamber of Secrets
  • Jan 3: 11 am - The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Jan 3: 2 pm - The Goblet of Fire
  • Jan 4: 11 am - The Order of the Phoenix
  • Jan 4: 2 pm - The Half-Blood Prince
  • Jan 5: 11 am - The Deathly Hallows, Part 1
  • Jan 5: 2 pm - The Deathly Hallows, Part 2
Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch
Bring a blanket, some snacks, and something comfy to sit on to enjoy this magical four-day-long movie marathon! Wands and wizarding-ware are optional.
Movie Times:
Jan
6
Sun

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/06/2019 02:00 PM 01/06/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

Jan
7
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 09:30 AM 01/07/2019 10:00 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
7
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 09:45 AM 01/07/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
7
Mon

Babytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 10:00 AM 01/07/2019 10:30 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.

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

Jan
7
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 10:00 AM 01/07/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
7
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 10:00 AM 01/07/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
7
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 10:30 AM 01/07/2019 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
7
Mon

Yoga Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 10:30 AM 01/07/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Yoga Storytime

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!

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

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

Jan
7
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 10:45 AM 01/07/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
7
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 11:00 AM 01/07/2019 11:45 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.

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

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

Jan
7
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 11:30 AM 01/07/2019 12:30 PM 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.

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

Jan
7
Mon

Minecraft Club

4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 04:30 PM 01/07/2019 05:30 PM America/New_York Minecraft Club

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills. The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served. No registration required. If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

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

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Jan
7
Mon

CreativiTea

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 06:00 PM 01/07/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York CreativiTea

Unwind from the holidays and indulge in an artsy adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you create your own masterpiece. We will create sand art. [[{"fid":"18485","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"}}]]

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

Unwind from the holidays and indulge in an artsy adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you create your own masterpiece. We will create sand art.

Jan
7
Mon

Decoupage Personal Barn Quilts

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 06:00 PM 01/07/2019 07:30 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"}}]]

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

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

Jan
7
Mon

Early Childhood Essentials: Nurturing Families Series - Dealing with Stress

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 06:30 PM 01/07/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Nurturing Families Series - Dealing with Stress

Pre-registration is required and opens November 19. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. This session offers one hour 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 .


Research shows that children who receive affection and nurture from their caregivers have the best opportunity for healthy development. Based on Stephen Bavolek’s evidence-based Nurturing Parenting, this program is for parents, grandparents, childcare providers and others who care for children, ranging from birth to teens. Participants in this workshop will learn about stress and how to support children when they are stressed.

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

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

Jan
7
Mon

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/07/2019 06:30 PM 01/07/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
8
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 09:30 AM 01/08/2019 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Jan
8
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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.

Jan
8
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Alpine Township Branch

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

Jan
8
Tue

Englehardt Bookworms: Salt to the Sea

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Englehardt Bookworms: Salt to the Sea

Join us for a lively book discussion. Please note, if Lowell Area Schools is cancelled for the day, Bookworms will not meet.

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

Join us for a lively book discussion. Please note, if Lowell Area Schools is cancelled for the day, Bookworms will not meet.

Jan
8
Tue

Adult Book Discussion: Waves of Mercy

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Adult Book Discussion: Waves of Mercy

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion.

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

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion.

Jan
8
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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.

Jan
8
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Jan
8
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Jan
8
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
8
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township Branch

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

Jan
8
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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.

Jan
8
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
8
Tue

Bright Beginnings

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Bright Beginnings

Join Kathy Watrous from KISD Bright Beginnings for a morning of crafts, rhymes, songs and more! For ages 0-5 with a parent or guardian.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Join Kathy Watrous from KISD Bright Beginnings for a morning of crafts, rhymes, songs and more!

Jan
8
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:00 AM 01/08/2019 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.

Jan
8
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:30 AM 01/08/2019 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.

Jan
8
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 10:30 AM 01/08/2019 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.

Jan
8
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2019 11:00 AM 01/08/2019 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.

Jan
8
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Krause Memorial Branch
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Krause Memorial Branch

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

Jan
8
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 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.

Cascade Township Branch
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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.

Jan
8
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Byron Township Branch
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Byron Township Branch

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

Jan
8
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 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.

Cascade Township Branch
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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.

Jan
8
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
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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
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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.

Jan
8
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 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.

Plainfield Township Branch
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Plainfield 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.

Jan
8
Tue

English Conversation Club

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Practice with other adults who are learning English as a second language (ESL). Presented in partnership with the Literacy Center of West Michigan.


Práctica con otros adultos que están aprendiendo inglés. Presentado en colaboración con el Centro de Alfabetización de West Michigan. Para los adultos (debe tener 18 años o más para asistir).

Wyoming Branch
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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.

Jan
8
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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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.

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt Branch

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

Jan
8
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

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

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

Jan
8
Tue

Be A Friend of Spencer Twp. Library

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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If you've been interested in helping your library and community, now's a great time to join the Friends of Spencer Twp. Library. We will be planning future programs and fundraising events. Your ideas, plans and help are greatly needed and appreciated.

Spencer Township Branch
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Spencer Township Branch

If you've been interested in helping your library and community, now's a great time to join the Friends of Spencer Twp. Library. We will be planning future programs and fundraising events.

Jan
8
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 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.

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

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.

Comstock Park Branch
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Comstock Park Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:30 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
9
Wed

English Conversation Club

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Practice with other adults who are learning English as a second language (ESL). Presented in partnership with the Literacy Center of West Michigan.


Práctica con otros adultos que están aprendiendo inglés. Presentado en colaboración con el Centro de Alfabetización de West Michigan. Para los adultos (debe tener 18 años o más para asistir).

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

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

Jan
9
Wed

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.

Krause Memorial Branch
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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.

Jan
9
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

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

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

Jan
9
Wed

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.

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.

Jan
9
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 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.

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.

Jan
9
Wed

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.

Byron Township Branch
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Byron Township Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/09/2019 10:00 AM 01/09/2019 11:00 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.

Byron Township Branch
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Byron Township Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

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.

Spencer Township Branch
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Spencer Township Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 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.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 AM to 11:30 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
9
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
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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.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade 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.

Jan
9
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Krause Memorial Branch
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Krause Memorial Branch

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

Jan
9
Wed

Faith Meets Fiction Book Discussion: The Masterpiece

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Join us for an informal discussion of a faith-based book.  This month's selection is The Masterpiece by Francine Rivers.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Join us for an informal discussion of a faith-based book.  This month's selection is The Masterpiece by Francine Rivers.

Jan
9
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Art Party

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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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.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville 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!

Jan
9
Wed

CreativiTea

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
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Pre-registration required. Unwind from the holidays and indulge in an artsy adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you create your own masterpiece. We will create sand art.

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Plainfield Township Branch
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Plainfield Township Branch

Pre-registration required. Unwind from the holidays and indulge in an artsy adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you create your own masterpiece.

Jan
9
Wed

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Kelloggsville Branch
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Kelloggsville Branch

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

Jan
10
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.

Jan
10
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.

Jan
10
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.

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt Branch

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

Jan
10
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.

Jan
10
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.

Jan
10
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.

Jan
10
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.

Jan
10
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.

Jan
10
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.

Jan
10
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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

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

Jan
10
Thu

Storytime for Spanish Speakers - La hora del cuento para hispanohablantes

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Leerles a los hijos les ayudará a estimular el gusto por la lectura, desarrollará su creatividad y favorecerá el desarrollo del idioma español.  ¡Nos divertiremos mientras aprendemos! Todo la familia esta bienvenida. Entrada gratis.

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

Leerles a los hijos les ayudará a estimular el gusto por la lectura, desarrollará su creatividad y favorecerá el desarrollo del idioma español.  ¡Nos divertiremos mientras aprendemos!

Jan
10
Thu

Plainfield Branch Book Discussion: Infidel

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Join us for a lively and informal discussion of a variety of thought-provoking titles!

Thursdays, 1:00 pm

Plainfield Township Branch
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Plainfield Township Branch

Join us for a lively and informal discussion of a variety of thought-provoking titles!

Thursdays, 1:00 pm

Jan
10
Thu

Bookmobile at Nelson Township / Sand Lake (open to public)

1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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The Bookmobile will be parked at our Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch, 88 Bass Lake Rd, Sand Lake, MI 49343.

Bookmobile
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Bookmobile

The Bookmobile will be parked at our Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch, 88 Bass Lake Rd, Sand Lake, MI 49343.

Jan
10
Thu

Teen Zone

3:00 PM to 5:00 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.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

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

Jan
10
Thu

Teen Zone

3:15 PM to 5:00 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.

Jan
10
Thu

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 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.

Kelloggsville Branch
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Kelloggsville Branch

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

Jan
10
Thu

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 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.

Kelloggsville Branch
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Kelloggsville Branch

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

Jan
10
Thu

Minecraft Club

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
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Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills. The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served. No registration required. If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Jan
10
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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Jan
10
Thu

Early Childhood Essentials: Fine Motor From the Start

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/10/2019 06:00 PM 01/10/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Fine Motor From the Start

Pre-registration is required and opens November 19. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. This session offers one hour 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.


Participants will take a look at fine motor milestones in children from birth-preschool years. We will look at why consistent practice is essential to building a child dexterity. Together we will discuss and look at some fun activities and ways to naturally incorporate fine motor activities into a child's environment.

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

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

Jan
10
Thu

Yoga Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/10/2019 06:30 PM 01/10/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Yoga Storytime

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

Jan
10
Thu

CreativiTea

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/10/2019 06:30 PM 01/10/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York CreativiTea

Unwind from the holidays and indulge in an artsy adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you create your own masterpiece. We will create sand art.

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

Unwind from the holidays and indulge in an artsy adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you create your own masterpiece. We will create sand art.

Jan
10
Thu

Cardio Drumming

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Add to Calendar 01/10/2019 06:30 PM 01/10/2019 07:15 PM America/New_York Cardio Drumming

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required.  This program is exclusively for participants 18 years and older. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.


Drum along to music using drumsticks and exercise balls. This six week-long series is a lively complete body workout for any age and ability level. If you are able, please bring your own Yoga ball. A limited number will be available for those who do not have one. 

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

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required.  This program is exclusively for participants 18 years and older.

Jan
10
Thu

Adult Book Discussion: The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper

6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Add to Calendar 01/10/2019 06:45 PM 01/10/2019 07:45 PM America/New_York Adult Book Discussion: The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick.

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

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick.

Jan
11
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 09:30 AM 01/11/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

Jan
11
Fri

Yoga for Preschoolers

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 09:30 AM 01/11/2019 10:00 AM America/New_York Yoga for Preschoolers

Breathe, bend stretch! Children will develop body awareness and mindfulness with simple poses and exercises. The library has a limited number of yoga mats. First come, first served. Please bring your own if possible and join us! In partnership with Mary Free Bed YMCA.

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

Breathe, bend stretch! Children will develop body awareness and mindfulness with simple poses and exercises. The library has a limited number of yoga mats. First come, first served.

Jan
11
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 10:00 AM 01/11/2019 10:45 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.

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

Jan
11
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 10:00 AM 01/11/2019 11:00 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.

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

Jan
11
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 10:00 AM 01/11/2019 10:45 AM 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.

Jan
11
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 10:00 AM 01/11/2019 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.

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.

Jan
11
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 10:30 AM 01/11/2019 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.

Jan
11
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 10:30 AM 01/11/2019 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.

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

Jan
11
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 10:30 AM 01/11/2019 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.

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

Jan
11
Fri

Sensory Playtime

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 11:00 AM 01/11/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

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

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

Jan
11
Fri

Minecraft Club

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/11/2019 04:00 PM 01/11/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Minecraft Club

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills. The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served. No registration required. If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

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

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Jan
12
Sat

Let’s Talk About Mental Health: A Reading Group

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/12/2019 10:30 AM 01/12/2019 12:30 PM America/New_York Let’s Talk About Mental Health: 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

Jan
12
Sat

Experience VR @ KDL

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/12/2019 01:00 PM 01/12/2019 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.

Jan
12
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Zip, Zap, Zoom Energy Science!

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/12/2019 01:30 PM 01/12/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Zip, Zap, Zoom Energy Science!

Fulfill your potential as an energy scientist! Come explore renewable energy sources through solar, wind, geothermal and hydroelectric power experiments and more.

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

Fulfill your potential as an energy scientist! Come explore renewable energy sources through solar, wind, geothermal and hydroelectric power experiments and more.

Jan
13
Sun

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/13/2019 02:00 PM 01/13/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

Jan
13
Sun

Flix @ the Library

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/13/2019 02:00 PM 01/13/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Flix @ the Library

Enjoy a free movie and snacks on our big screen. Sponsored by the Friends of Cascade Township Library.

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

Enjoy a free movie and snacks on our big screen. Sponsored by the Friends of Cascade Township Library.

Jan
13
Sun

Teen Exam Cram

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/13/2019 05:00 PM 01/13/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Teen Exam Cram

Come to the library for a concentrated study jam. Have the library to yourselves while you prep for exams and enjoy delicious snacks.  Bring your assignments, study partners and your brain. For teens in grades 9-12.

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

Come to the library for a concentrated study jam. Have the library to yourselves while you prep for exams and enjoy delicious snacks.  Bring your assignments, study partners and your brain.

Jan
14
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 09:30 AM 01/14/2019 10:00 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
14
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 09:45 AM 01/14/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Babytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 10:00 AM 01/14/2019 10:30 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.

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

Jan
14
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 10:00 AM 01/14/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 10:00 AM 01/14/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 10:30 AM 01/14/2019 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
14
Mon

Yoga Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 10:30 AM 01/14/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Yoga Storytime

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!

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 10:45 AM 01/14/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 11:00 AM 01/14/2019 11:45 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.

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 11:30 AM 01/14/2019 12:30 PM 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.

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

Jan
14
Mon

Hot Books for Cool Discussions: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 01:00 PM 01/14/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Hot Books for Cool Discussions: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry

We will be discussing a selection of the most talked about books. Please join us at the East Grand Rapids Library the 1st Monday of each month at 1:00 pm. Books and reading discussion material provided each month. Sponsored by the Friends of the EGR Library.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

We will be discussing a selection of the most talked about books. Please join us at the East Grand Rapids Library the 1st Monday of each month at 1:00 pm.

Jan
14
Mon

Teen Zone: Party Games

3:15 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 03:15 PM 01/14/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Party Games

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

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Teen Zone

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 04:00 PM 01/14/2019 05:00 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.

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Friends of the Krause Memorial Library Meeting

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 06:30 PM 01/14/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Friends of the Krause Memorial Library Meeting

Join the Friends of the Krause Memorial Library! Our purpose is to help provide programs & financial support to the library and strengthen our resources & services. We will discuss fundraising ideas and any upcoming projects. New members welcome.

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

Join the Friends of the Krause Memorial Library! Our purpose is to help provide programs & financial support to the library and strengthen our resources & services.

Jan
14
Mon

CreativiTea

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 06:30 PM 01/14/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York CreativiTea

Unwind from the holidays and indulge in an artsy adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you create your own masterpiece. We will create sand art.

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

Unwind from the holidays and indulge in an artsy adventure. Sip a warm beverage and munch on a snack while you create your own masterpiece. We will create sand art.

Jan
14
Mon

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 06:30 PM 01/14/2019 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.

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

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

Jan
14
Mon

Be a Friend

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 06:30 PM 01/14/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Be a Friend

If you've been interested in helping your library, now's a great time to join the Friends of the Library.  We will be planning future programs and fundraising events. Your ideas, plans and help are greatly needed and appreciated.

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

If you've been interested in helping your library, now's a great time to join the Friends of the Library.  We will be planning future programs and fundraising events.

Jan
14
Mon

String Circle

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2019 07:00 PM 01/14/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York String Circle

Bring your guitar, ukulele, mandolin, banjo or voice to join other novice string instrument players to practice, learn and enjoy your acoustical instrument in a casual and fun setting. Sessions led by Fred Willson. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

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

Bring your guitar, ukulele, mandolin, banjo or voice to join other novice string instrument players to practice, learn and enjoy your acoustical