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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Jan
15
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 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.

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
15
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Morning Movie for Adults with Cognitive Special Needs

10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 12:30 PM America/New_York Morning Movie for Adults with Cognitive Special Needs

Come view a major motion picture movie in our program room with popcorn and beverages provided!  Contact the EGR branch for the list of movies.

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

Come view a major motion picture movie in our program room with popcorn and beverages provided!  Contact the EGR branch for the list of movies.

Jan
15
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:30 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 10:30 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 11:00 AM 01/15/2019 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
15
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 11:30 AM 01/15/2019 12:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Jan
15
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 01:00 PM 01/15/2019 03:00 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.

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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
15
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 01:00 PM 01/15/2019 03:00 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.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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
15
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 01:00 PM 01/15/2019 01:45 PM 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.

Grandville Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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
15
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 01:00 PM 01/15/2019 02:00 PM 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
15
Tue

Common Reader Book Discussion

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 01:00 PM 01/15/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Common Reader Book Discussion

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. Stop by the branch for this month's title.

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

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. Stop by the branch for this month's title.

Jan
15
Tue

Teen Zone: Terrariums

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

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to make your own tiny garden.

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

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to make your own tiny garden.

Jan
15
Tue

English Conversation Club

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:00 PM 01/15/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York English Conversation Club

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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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
15
Tue

CANCELLED: Cabin Fever Cupcakes

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:00 PM 01/15/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York CANCELLED: Cabin Fever Cupcakes

Please check back soon for a rescheduled date. All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.


Is it summer yet? Fight Cabin Fever with cupcakes! Teens are encouraged to sport their beachiest resort wear (no bikinis, must wear shoes) and decorate a summer themed cupcake. Be sure to top your outfit off with a coat and boots to make your way over!

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

Please check back soon for a rescheduled date. All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.

Jan
15
Tue

CANCELLED _ Early Childhood Essentials: Nurturing Families Series - Understanding Feelings

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York CANCELLED _ Early Childhood Essentials: Nurturing Families Series - Understanding Feelings

 

All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.


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 to recognize and support feelings in children.

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

 

All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.

Jan
15
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:15 PM 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
15
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:30 PM 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.

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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
15
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 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.

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
15
Tue

CANCELLED: Decoupage Personal Barn Quilts

6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:45 PM America/New_York CANCELLED: Decoupage Personal Barn Quilts

All KDL branches will closing at 3:00 PM Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.  Please consider registering for an alternative date and branch.

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

All KDL branches will closing at 3:00 PM Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.  Please consider registering for an alternative date and branch.

Jan
15
Tue

Book Discussion: Where’d you go Bernadette

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Book Discussion: Where’d you go Bernadette

Join us for a friendly informal book discussion of Where’d you go Bernadette by Maria Semple.

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

Join us for a friendly informal book discussion of Where’d you