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

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

May
1
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

May
1
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

May
1
Wed

Celebrate Children's Book Week with KDL!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Celebrate Children's Book Week with KDL!

Join us for a special storytime celebrating the 100th Children's Book Week! Founded in 1919, Children's Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. Enjoy stories and art activities featuring some favorite children's book characters as we explore this year's theme, "Read Now. Read Forever."

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

Join us for a special storytime celebrating the 100th Children's Book Week! Founded in 1919, Children's Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country.

May
1
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

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

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

May
1
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

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

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

May
1
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

May
1
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

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

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

May
1
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

May
1
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 10:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

May
1
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 11:00 AM 05/01/2019 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.

May
1
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 11:00 AM 05/01/2019 11:45 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.

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

May
1
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 11:30 AM 05/01/2019 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.

May
1
Wed

Novel Characters Book Club: Evicted

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 01:00 PM 05/01/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Novel Characters Book Club: Evicted

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Evicted by Matthew Desmond.

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

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Evicted by Matthew Desmond.

May
1
Wed

Matter of Balance

1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 01:30 PM 05/01/2019 03:30 PM America/New_York Matter of Balance

Reserve your spot by calling 616-233-0283. One out of three older adults fall each year and 60% are afraid of falling. This fear often leads to an increased risk of falling, isolation, depression, and inactivity. This 8-week program meets two hours per week and helps many older adults learn ways to manage and conquer their fear of falling, leading to less falls and a more active and engaged lifestyle. In partnership with Senior Neighbors.

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

Reserve your spot by calling 616-233-0283. One out of three older adults fall each year and 60% are afraid of falling.

May
1
Wed

Bookmobile at Townline Elementary School (open to public)

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 03:30 PM 05/01/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Bookmobile at Townline Elementary School (open to public)

The Bookmobile will be parked at Townline Elementary School, 100 60th St. SE, Kentwood 49548.

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

The Bookmobile will be parked at Townline Elementary School, 100 60th St. SE, Kentwood 49548.

May
1
Wed

Oceans, Lakes and Streams: State of the Great Lakes

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 06:30 PM 05/01/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Oceans, Lakes and Streams: State of the Great Lakes

PFAs and the health of our local watersheds. Lead in our municipal water. The health of the Great Lakes and our oceans. The World Affairs Council of Western Michigan is pleased to partner with the Kent District Library on a series that explores water issues regionally and globally, and how our communities can be better stewards of our water resources.

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

PFAs and the health of our local watersheds. Lead in our municipal water. The health of the Great Lakes and our oceans.

May
1
Wed

Spring Craft Extravaganza

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 06:30 PM 05/01/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Spring Craft Extravaganza

Celebrate spring with crafts and activities for the whole family!

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

Celebrate spring with crafts and activities for the whole family!

May
1
Wed

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Add to Calendar 05/01/2019 06:30 PM 05/01/2019 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.

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

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