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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Jun
18
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.

Jun
18
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:00 AM 06/18/2019 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
18
Tue

Storytime Picnic!

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Let's celebrate summer with a special picnic storytime!  We'll read fun summertime stories, create crafts and sing songs about picnics. Watch out for the picnic ants!

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

Let's celebrate summer with a special picnic storytime!  We'll read fun summertime stories, create crafts and sing songs about picnics. Watch out for the picnic ants!

Jun
18
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:00 AM 06/18/2019 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
18
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:00 AM 06/18/2019 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
18
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:00 AM 06/18/2019 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
18
Tue

KDLville Play Outdoors

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:00 AM 06/18/2019 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
18
Tue

Zumba Kids Dance Party

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:00 AM 06/18/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Zumba Kids Dance Party

Join Sara Leonardo, a licensed Zumba Kids instructor, as she helps kids get moving through music, dance and games.

Plainfield Township Branch
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Plainfield Township Branch

Join Sara Leonardo, a licensed Zumba Kids instructor, as she helps kids get moving through music, dance and games.

Jun
18
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
18
Tue

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:00 AM 06/18/2019 10:45 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.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade 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.

Jun
18
Tue

Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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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
    18
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:30 AM 06/18/2019 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
    18
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 10:30 AM 06/18/2019 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
    18
    Tue

    Enhance Fitness Classes

    11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 11:00 AM 06/18/2019 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
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    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
    18
    Tue

    Bangarang Circus

    11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 11:00 AM 06/18/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Bangarang Circus

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

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

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

    Jun
    18
    Tue

    Kelloggsville KDL Branch Bookmobile Visit and Special Guest Alina Celeste

    11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 11:30 AM 06/18/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Kelloggsville KDL Branch Bookmobile Visit and Special Guest Alina Celeste

    Find the Bookmobile at The KDL Kelloggsville Branch in the Kelloggsville High School, 4787 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49548

     

    Enjoy a special performance by Singer & Songwriter Alina Celeste!

    She will share songs from her new album "Love is Te Quiero" which means "love is I love you".  Listen to original songs in both Spanish and English that celebrate Alina's Cuban-American heritage. The audience will hear music that is a joyous blend of influences, interweaving bluegrass, Caribbean, Latin American and contemporary styles.

     

     

    Bookmobile
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    Bookmobile

    Find the Bookmobile at The KDL Kelloggsville Branch in the Kelloggsville High School, 4787 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49548

     

    Jun
    18
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 11:30 AM 06/18/2019 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
    18
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 12:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
    18
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 12:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
    18
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 12:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
    18
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 12:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
    18
    Tue

    Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

    1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
      18
      Tue

      Sit-N-Stitch

      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
      18
      Tue

      Common Reader Book Discussion

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 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.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Babytime

      1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
      18
      Tue

      Kids Club

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
      18
      Tue

      Teen: Candy Mosaic

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Candy Mosaic

      Seating is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before the program begins and you may save one seat for a friend. Teens! Bring your friends and artful hunger and create Mosaic designs using candy, frosting and graham crackers. 

      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. Teens!

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Sit-N-Stitch

      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 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
      18
      Tue

      Teen: Comic Strip Commandos!

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Comic Strip Commandos!

      Comic strip illustrating with Wade Gugino. This is a one hour, high-intensity cartoon creation and layout boot camp. Paper and pencils provided. 

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

      Comic strip illustrating with Wade Gugino. This is a one hour, high-intensity cartoon creation and layout boot camp. Paper and pencils provided. 

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Outdoor Discovery: Animal Communication

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:00 PM 06/18/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Outdoor Discovery: Animal Communication

      Have you ever wondered how ants follow what seem to be invisible trails leading to food? Or why beavers slap their tail? And why are skunks black and white? If so, you’re in the right place! In this program we will learn about some types of critter communication.

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

      Have you ever wondered how ants follow what seem to be invisible trails leading to food? Or why beavers slap their tail? And why are skunks black and white? If so, you’re in the right place!

      Jun
      18
      Tue

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

      1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:30 PM 06/18/2019 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
      18
      Tue

      KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:30 PM 06/18/2019 02:30 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.  

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

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

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Art Attack!

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:30 PM 06/18/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Art Attack!

      Exercise your creativity!  Create a variety of art projects to take home with you.

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

      Exercise your creativity!  Create a variety of art projects to take home with you.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: The Happiness Project

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 01:30 PM 06/18/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: The Happiness Project

      Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin.

      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 Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Art Attack!

      2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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      Exercise your creativity!  Create a variety of art projects to take home with you.

      Comstock Park Branch
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      Comstock Park Branch

      Exercise your creativity!  Create a variety of art projects to take home with you.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Touch a Truck

      3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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      A close up look at big trucks! There will be an assortment of awesome vehicles on hand to explore, plus the pros who operate them. Decorate your own hard hat.

      Wyoming Branch
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      Wyoming Branch

      A close up look at big trucks! There will be an assortment of awesome vehicles on hand to explore, plus the pros who operate them. Decorate your own hard hat.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Teen: Happy Henna

      3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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      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.

      Krause Memorial Branch
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      Krause Memorial Branch

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jun
      18
      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.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Bookmobile & Meadowbrook Elementary Visit with Special Guest Alina Celeste

      5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      Find the Bookmobile at The KDL Kelloggsville Branch at the Meadow Brook Elementary School, 1450 Forest Hill Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

      Enjoy a special performance by Singer & Songwriter Alina Celeste!

      She will share songs from her new album "Love is Te Quiero" which means "love is I love you".  Listen to original songs in both Spanish and English that celebrate Alina's Cuban-American heritage. The audience will hear music that is a joyous blend of influences, interweaving bluegrass, Caribbean, Latin American and contemporary styles.

      Bookmobile
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      Bookmobile

      Find the Bookmobile at The KDL Kelloggsville Branch at the Meadow Brook Elementary School, 1450 Forest Hill Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Teen: Comic Strip Commandos!

      6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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      Comic strip illustrating with Wade Gugino. This is a one hour, high-intensity cartoon creation and layout boot camp. Paper and pencils provided. 

      Plainfield Township Branch
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      Plainfield Township Branch

      Comic strip illustrating with Wade Gugino. This is a one hour, high-intensity cartoon creation and layout boot camp. Paper and pencils provided. 

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      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.

      Gaines Township Branch
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      Gaines Township 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
      18
      Tue

      Wyoming Book Discussion: Lila

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      A friendly, informal book discussion.  Newcomers welcome!  This month's selection is Lila by Marilynn Robinson.

      Wyoming Branch
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      Wyoming Branch

      A friendly, informal book discussion.  Newcomers welcome!  This month's selection is Lila by Marilynn Robinson.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Mission Read: A Galactic Family Game Night

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      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
      18
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      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
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      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
      18
      Tue

      Guided Painting with Art of Life

      6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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      Pre-registration 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. Guests can relax and have fun while the instructor takes them step by step through the painting process.
       

      East Grand Rapids Branch
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      East Grand Rapids Branch

      Pre-registration required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Summertime Sip & Sit

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      Drop-in our outdoor sitting spot and sip lemonade while you meet & greet your neighbors. Lemonade and snacks while supplies last.

      Krause Memorial Branch
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      Krause Memorial Branch

      Drop-in our outdoor sitting spot and sip lemonade while you meet & greet your neighbors. Lemonade and snacks while supplies last.

      Jun
      18
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 06/18/2019 06:30 PM 06/18/2019 08:00 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.

      Alto Branch
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      Alto 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
      18
      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
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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
      18
      Tue

      BuJo with Mo: Using a Bullet Journal

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      Learn the basics of using a bullet journal to achieve goals and organize your daily, monthly and yearly tasks. Tackle your To-Do lists with confidence. All supplies provided.

      Walker Branch
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      Walker Branch

      Learn the basics of using a bullet journal to achieve goals and organize your daily, monthly and yearly tasks. Tackle your To-Do lists with confidence. All supplies provided.