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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

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
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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
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

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
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Comstock Park Branch

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

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

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

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

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
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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

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

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
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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

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

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

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
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.