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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Jun
11
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.

Jun
11
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:00 AM 06/11/2019 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.

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.

Jun
11
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 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.

Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
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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.

Jun
11
Tue

Adult Book Discussion: Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:00 AM 06/11/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Adult Book Discussion: Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman.

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman.

Jun
11
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:00 AM 06/11/2019 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.

Jun
11
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:00 AM 06/11/2019 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.

Jun
11
Tue

Open Play

10:00 AM to 11:00 PM
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Sometimes we just want to play by ourselves.  In lieu of storytime, we'll set out the library's toys and some crafts and let you enjoy!

Alpine Township Branch
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Alpine Township Branch

Sometimes we just want to play by ourselves.  In lieu of storytime, we'll set out the library's toys and some crafts and let you enjoy!

Jun
11
Tue

Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:00 AM 06/11/2019 10:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

Join us each Tuesday at the Ada Farmers Market for a Family Storytime at 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM including rhymes, songs and crafts! The Ada Farmers Market is open from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at 7239 Thornapple River Drive; Ada, Michigan 49301.  

  • Tuesdays, June 4 – August 27, 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM

     

    Cascade Township Branch
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    Cascade Township Branch

    Join us each Tuesday at the Ada Farmers Market for a Family Storytime at 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM including rhymes, songs and crafts!

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    KDLville Play Outdoors

    10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:00 AM 06/11/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York KDLville Play Outdoors

    Enjoy the sunshine and meet your friends at KDLville outdoors with special activities for moving and playing outside.  

    Grandville Branch
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    Grandville Branch

    Enjoy the sunshine and meet your friends at KDLville outdoors with special activities for moving and playing outside.  

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:00 AM 06/11/2019 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.

    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.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:30 AM 06/11/2019 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.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:30 AM 06/11/2019 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.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Cookies with Cops Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 10:30 AM 06/11/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Cookies with Cops Storytime

    Join us for family storytime featuring an officer from the Wyoming Police Department as a special guest reader. There will be cookies, cops, badges and books!

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

    Join us for family storytime featuring an officer from the Wyoming Police Department as a special guest reader. There will be cookies, cops, badges and books!

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Summertime Bookmobile Visit to Dutton Mills Village (open to the public)

    11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 11:00 AM 06/11/2019 12:30 PM America/New_York Summertime Bookmobile Visit to Dutton Mills Village (open to the public)

    Start your Summer Reading adventure aboard the Bookmobile!

    Come meet our awesome Bookmobile Team--

    Sign up for a Library card, borrow books, music, games, movies and more!

    Find us at the main office located:

    6720 West Mill Run SE Caledonia MI 49316

    See you there!

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

    Start your Summer Reading adventure aboard the Bookmobile!

    Come meet our awesome Bookmobile Team--

    Sign up for a Library card, borrow books, music, games, movies and more!

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Enhance Fitness Classes

    11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 11:00 AM 06/11/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Enhance Fitness Classes

    Keeping Seniors active and mobile is the focus of these twice weekly classes. Focus on strength, balance, conditioning, flexibility and having fun. These drop-in classes are led by a trained Enhance Fitness instructor, are safe and effective for older adults. Wear comfortable shoes and clothes.  In partnership with Senior Neighbors.  For more information call 616-233-0283.

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

    Keeping Seniors active and mobile is the focus of these twice weekly classes. Focus on strength, balance, conditioning, flexibility and having fun.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 11:30 AM 06/11/2019 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.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 12:00 PM 06/11/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up!

    We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

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

    We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 12:00 PM 06/11/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up!

    We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

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

    We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 12:00 PM 06/11/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up!

    We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

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

    We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 12:00 PM 06/11/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up!

    We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

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

    We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Sit-N-Stitch

    1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:00 PM 06/11/2019 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.

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

    1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:00 PM 06/11/2019 04:00 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.

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

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

    Jun
    11
    Tue

    Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

    1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:00 PM 06/11/2019 01:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

    Join us each Tuesday at the Ada Farmers Market for a Family Storytime at 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM including rhymes, songs and crafts! The Ada Farmers Market is open from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at 7239 Thornapple River Drive; Ada, Michigan 49301.  

    • Tuesdays, June 4 – August 27, 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM

       

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

      Join us each Tuesday at the Ada Farmers Market for a Family Storytime at 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM including rhymes, songs and crafts!

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Out of this World

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:00 PM 06/11/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Out of this World

      Children will build their own space station, towering rockets and more using colorful and fun SpeedStack® cups!

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

      Children will build their own space station, towering rockets and more using colorful and fun SpeedStack® cups!

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Babytime

      1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:00 PM 06/11/2019 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.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Kids Club

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:00 PM 06/11/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Kids Club

      It's a special time for fun, interactive programs just for school kids! Join our KDL Kids Club programs for crafts, storytimes, games and other activities. For grades K-5.

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

      It's a special time for fun, interactive programs just for school kids! Join our KDL Kids Club programs for crafts, storytimes, games and other activities.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Sit-N-Stitch

      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:00 PM 06/11/2019 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.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Teen: Dot Mandala Painting Workshop

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:00 PM 06/11/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Dot Mandala Painting Workshop

      Seating is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before the program begins and you may save one seat for a friend. Learn how to paint in color tints and patterns to create a dot mandala. You will apply dots using special tools and learn to layer paint dots for a 3D effect.

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

      Seating is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before the program begins and you may save one seat for a friend.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Kalamazoo Nature Center

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:30 PM 06/11/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Kalamazoo Nature Center

      Learn about our planet’s place in the galaxy, and how it is home to some truly extraordinary plants, fungi, and animals — even meet a few animal ambassadors! Some animals in Michigan are so spectacular, they seem almost alien.

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

      Learn about our planet’s place in the galaxy, and how it is home to some truly extraordinary plants, fungi, and animals — even meet a few animal ambassadors!

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Bangarang Circus

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:30 PM 06/11/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Bangarang Circus

      Bangarang Circus will wow with circus style entertainment ranging from aerial arts to hula hooping, acrobatics and more!

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

      Bangarang Circus will wow with circus style entertainment ranging from aerial arts to hula hooping, acrobatics and more!

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Bookmobile at Godfrey Lee ECC Community Visit (open to the public)

      1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 01:30 PM 06/11/2019 03:30 PM America/New_York Bookmobile at Godfrey Lee ECC Community Visit (open to the public)

      Stretch your legs and your imagination this summer.

      Keep you mind sharp and your reading skills on par by visiting the Bookmobile at Godfrey Lee Early Childhood Center:

      961 Joosten St SW, Wyoming, MI 49509

      Sign up for a Library card, check out the Summer reading Program, borrow books, music, games, movies and much more!

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

      Stretch your legs and your imagination this summer.

      Keep you mind sharp and your reading skills on par by visiting the Bookmobile at Godfrey Lee Early Childhood Center:

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      KDL Lab Experience: Straw Building Bonanza

      2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 02:00 PM 06/11/2019 04:00 PM 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.

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

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Sensory Gardens

      2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 02:00 PM 06/11/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Sensory Gardens

      Learn how to create a delightful sensory experience in your own backyard!

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

      Learn how to create a delightful sensory experience in your own backyard!

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Teen: Happy Henna

      3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 03:00 PM 06/11/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Happy Henna

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.  Professional henna artists from Happy Henna will bring homemade, organic, lavender infused henna paste that is safe for the skin for you to experience the intricate art of henna tattooing.

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

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      How to Draw Your Dragon

      3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 03:00 PM 06/11/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York How to Draw Your Dragon

      Local artist, Corinne Roberts is back! Learn how to draw dragons and characters from How to Train Your Dragon along with creating your own distinct dragon or creature. Parents or guardians are strongly encouraged to attend and assist their children. 

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

      Local artist, Corinne Roberts is back!

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Summer Fun Kick Off Carnival

      3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 03:00 PM 06/11/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Summer Fun Kick Off Carnival

       Launch your best summer yet with an outdoor carnival!  Start the summer reading program, play games for prizes and enjoy lots more carnival-style fun.

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

       Launch your best summer yet with an outdoor carnival!  Start the summer reading program, play games for prizes and enjoy lots more carnival-style fun.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Teen: Paint a Mug

      3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 03:30 PM 06/11/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen: Paint a Mug

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. It's simple to create your own unique mug with Sharpie oil markers!  Take home and bake instructions will be included. Meet us at the Twp. Community Building.

      Tyrone Township Branch
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      Tyrone Township Branch

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Teen: Dot Mandala Painting Workshop

      4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 04:00 PM 06/11/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Dot Mandala Painting Workshop

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Learn how to paint in color tints and patterns to create a dot mandala. You will apply dots using special tools and learn to layer paint dots for a 3D effect.

      Alto Branch
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      Alto Branch

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Sensory Gardens

      6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 06:00 PM 06/11/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York Sensory Gardens

      Learn how to create a delightful sensory experience in your own backyard! Meet us at the Twp. Community Building.

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

      Learn how to create a delightful sensory experience in your own backyard! Meet us at the Twp. Community Building.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Teen: Happy Henna

      6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 06:00 PM 06/11/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Happy Henna

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.  Professional henna artists from Happy Henna will bring homemade, organic, lavender infused henna paste that is safe for the skin for you to experience the intricate art of henna tattooing.

      Plainfield Township Branch
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      Plainfield Township Branch

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Mission Read: A Galactic Family Game Night

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 06:30 PM 06/11/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Mission Read: A Galactic Family Game Night

      Have a blast with a night of family fun! Enjoy reading games together, make-and-take activities, prizes and snacks.

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

      Have a blast with a night of family fun! Enjoy reading games together, make-and-take activities, prizes and snacks.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 06:30 PM 06/11/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Ruff Readers

      Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler. Kids read their favorite book and the pooches curl up, listen and enjoy.  Arrive 15 minutes early to sign in and secure a time slot.  First come, first served.  Sponsored by Bissell.

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

      Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Summertime Sip & Sit

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 06:30 PM 06/11/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Summertime Sip & Sit

      Drop-in to Alto's Veterans Park and sip lemonade while you meet & greet your neighbors. Lemonade and snacks while supplies last.

      Alto Branch
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      Alto Branch

      Drop-in to Alto's Veterans Park and sip lemonade while you meet & greet your neighbors. Lemonade and snacks while supplies last.

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Family Storytime

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 06:30 PM 06/11/2019 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
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      Wyoming Branch

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

      Jun
      11
      Tue

      Cascade Writers' Group

      7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/11/2019 07:00 PM 06/11/2019 09:00 PM America/New_York Cascade Writers' Group

      Aspiring writers looking to give and receive support and feedback are welcome! Interested? Please contact the facilitator, Dr. Lisa McNeilley, at lisa.hope@comcast.net. Group meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month.

      Cascade Township Branch
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      Cascade Township Branch

      Aspiring writers looking to give and receive support and feedback are welcome! Interested? Please contact the facilitator, Dr.