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The Walker branch will be closed Monday, Dec. 16, for staff training.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Jun
19
Wed

Touch a Truck

10:00 AM to 12:00 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.

Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) 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
19
Wed

Kids Club

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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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.

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township 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
19
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 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
19
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 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.

Jun
19
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 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.

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

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills.

Jun
19
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 11:00 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.

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

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

Jun
19
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 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.

Jun
19
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 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.

Jun
19
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 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.

Jun
19
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 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.

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

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

Jun
19
Wed

Farm on the Go!

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Farm on the Go!

Visit friendly farm animals with the Critter Barn of Zeeland. Enjoy many hands-on experiences!

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

Visit friendly farm animals with the Critter Barn of Zeeland. Enjoy many hands-on experiences!

Jun
19
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 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.

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

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills.

Jun
19
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:00 AM 06/19/2019 11:00 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.

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

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

Jun
19
Wed

Storytime in the Park

10:30 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.  At John Collins Park, 650 Lakeside Dr. SE

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

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.  At John Collins Park, 650 Lakeside Dr. SE

Jun
19
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 10:30 AM 06/19/2019 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.

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

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills.

Jun
19
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 11:00 AM 06/19/2019 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.

Jun
19
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 11:30 AM 06/19/2019 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
19
Wed

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 12:00 PM 06/19/2019 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
19
Wed

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 12:00 PM 06/19/2019 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
19
Wed

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 12:00 PM 06/19/2019 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
19
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Series

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 01:00 PM 06/19/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

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

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

Jun
19
Wed

Art Attack!

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 01:00 PM 06/19/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Art Attack!

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

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

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

Jun
19
Wed

Teen: Stained Glass Star Wars

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 01:00 PM 06/19/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Stained Glass Star Wars

Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. We’ll practice Jedi Mind Tricks that will convince everyone you are a master bender of glass and color. Pick a side and pledge your allegiance with your art.     

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

Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Jun
19
Wed

Juggling Funny Stories!

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 01:00 PM 06/19/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Juggling Funny Stories!

Award-winning family entertainer Chris Fascione brings literature to life with boundless energy and humor, receiving rave reviews from children, parents and librarians alike. 

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

Award-winning family entertainer Chris Fascione brings literature to life with boundless energy and humor, receiving rave reviews from children, parents and librarians alike. 

Jun
19
Wed

Babytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 01:00 PM 06/19/2019 02:00 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.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield 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
19
Wed

Ruff Readers

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 01:30 PM 06/19/2019 02:30 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.

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade 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
19
Wed

Teen Zone: Switch It Up Wednesdays!

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 02:00 PM 06/19/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Switch It Up Wednesdays!

Teens come to the library from a weekly Nintendo Switch Tournement.

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

Teens come to the library from a weekly Nintendo Switch Tournement.

Jun
19
Wed

Summertime Bookmobile Visit to Country Meadows Village (open to the public)

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 02:00 PM 06/19/2019 03:30 PM America/New_York Summertime Bookmobile Visit to Country Meadows 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:

5401 76th ST 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
19
Wed

Kent County Teen Film Festival Encore

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 02:00 PM 06/19/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Kent County Teen Film Festival Encore

If you missed the KCTFF in February, or you want to relive the awesomeness, this is your chance. Learn how you can enter the 2020 Festival.

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

If you missed the KCTFF in February, or you want to relive the awesomeness, this is your chance. Learn how you can enter the 2020 Festival.

Jun
19
Wed

Tom Plunkard's Amazing Adventures

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 02:00 PM 06/19/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Tom Plunkard's Amazing Adventures

Family friendly hilarious magic show filled with live animals, audience participation and amazing magic!

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

Family friendly hilarious magic show filled with live animals, audience participation and amazing magic!

Jun
19
Wed

Teen: Comic Strip Commandos!

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 02:00 PM 06/19/2019 03:00 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. 

Byron Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Byron 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
19
Wed

Travel Tales

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 06:30 PM 06/19/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Travel Tales

Listen to fellow “travel bugs” each month as someone will share a story of a memorable travel trip and why it was special. Speakers will share pictures and mementos from their trips with a chance for Q&A. Lite refreshments will be provided thanks to Wonderland Family Vacations, who will also have a travel agent in attendance to help answer any travel related questions.


Did you have an awesome travel experience you would like to share? Are you willing to talk to a group of people about this experience and share some pictures?  If so consider signing up for one of our future travel tales by contacting Walker Branch staff

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

Listen to fellow “travel bugs” each month as someone will share a story of a memorable travel trip and why it was special.

Jun
19
Wed

Critters on Wheels

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 06:30 PM 06/19/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Critters on Wheels

Enjoy hands-on fun from the Critter Barn that includes interaction with live animals and birds, plus educational and fun presentations.

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

Enjoy hands-on fun from the Critter Barn that includes interaction with live animals and birds, plus educational and fun presentations.

Jun
19
Wed

Kalamazoo Nature Center

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 06:30 PM 06/19/2019 07:30 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.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Nelson Township / Sand Lake 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
19
Wed

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 06:30 PM 06/19/2019 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.

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt 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
19
Wed

Ethics Book Club: Hidden in Plain Sight

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2019 06:30 PM 06/19/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Ethics Book Club: Hidden in Plain Sight

Join us for a thoughtful, candid and lively discussion of both fiction and nonfiction.Topics include current affairs, the environment, philosophy, religion, education, race, poverty and economics. The book selection for June is: Hidden in Plain Sight: What Really Caused the World's Worst Financial Crisis—and Why It Could Happen Again by Peter Wallison.

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

Join us for a thoughtful, candid and lively discussion of both fiction and nonfiction.Topics include current affairs, the environment, philosophy, religion, education, race, poverty and economics.