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The Caledonia branch is closed and its program canceled through Wednesday, June 26, due to lack of air conditioning.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Apr
16
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
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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.

Apr
16
Tue

Morning Movie for Adults with Cognitive Special Needs

10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
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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
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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.

Apr
16
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 10:00 AM 04/16/2019 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
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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.

Apr
16
Tue

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 11:00 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.

Alpine Township Branch
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Alpine 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.

Apr
16
Tue

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.

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

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

Apr
16
Tue

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.

Apr
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 10:00 AM 04/16/2019 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
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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.

Apr
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 10:00 AM 04/16/2019 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
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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.

Apr
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 10:00 AM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

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.

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.

Apr
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 10:00 AM 04/16/2019 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.

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.

Apr
16
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 10:00 AM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 10:30 AM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

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.

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.

Apr
16
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 11:00 AM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 11:30 AM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
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.

Apr
16
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
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.

Apr
16
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 01:00 PM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 01:00 PM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

Common Reader Book Discussion

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. Stop by the branch for this month's title.

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

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

Apr
16
Tue

Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: The Death and Life of the Great Lakes

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan.

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

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan.

Apr
16
Tue

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.

Tyrone Township Branch
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Tyrone Township Branch

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

Apr
16
Tue

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.

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

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

Apr
16
Tue

Tai Chi for Arthritis

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 06:00 PM 04/16/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York Tai Chi for Arthritis

Space is limited contact 616-233-0283 to register. Tai Chi is a graceful, non-aggressive martial art that strengthens your muscles, increases flexibility and improves balance through movement.  This program is for anyone age 60 or older.  In partnership with Senior Neighbors.

 

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

Space is limited contact 616-233-0283 to register. Tai Chi is a graceful, non-aggressive martial art that strengthens your muscles, increases flexibility and improves balance throu

Apr
16
Tue

English Conversation Club

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 06:00 PM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

Guided Painting with Art of Life

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 06:00 PM 04/16/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Guided Painting with Art of Life

Pre-registration opens February 18 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.


Create and take home an acrylic painting with guidance from experienced Art of Life staff.

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

Pre-registration opens February 18 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Apr
16
Tue

Write Michigan: Poetry Practice Workshops

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 06:30 PM 04/16/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Write Michigan: Poetry Practice Workshops

Learn poetry techniques that will help beginners and current poets perfect their works. We'll cover rhyming and line breaks, simile and metaphor and abstraction and imagery.  You can also read your work at the Poetry Reading program on Tuesday, April 30, 6:00 PM at the Kent Theater, 8 N Main St NE, Cedar Springs, 49319.

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

Learn poetry techniques that will help beginners and current poets perfect their works.

Apr
16
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 06:30 PM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 06:30 PM 04/16/2019 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.

Apr
16
Tue

Grandville-Wyoming Community Reads - Book Discussion: Goodbye Days

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 04/16/2019 06:30 PM 04/16/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Grandville-Wyoming Community Reads - Book Discussion: Goodbye Days

Join us for a friendly discussion of our featured title of Grandville-Wyoming Community Reads, Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner.

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

Join us for a friendly discussion of our featured title of Grandville-Wyoming Community Reads, Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner.

Apr
16
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
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.