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Monday, July 1, 2019

Jul
1
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 09:30 AM 07/01/2019 10:00 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids 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.

Jul
1
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 09:45 AM 07/01/2019 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.

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

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

Jul
1
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 10:00 AM 07/01/2019 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.

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

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

Jul
1
Mon

Red, White & Blue Book Sale

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 10:00 AM 07/01/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York Red, White & Blue Book Sale

Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Jul
1
Mon

Create with 4-H

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 10:00 AM 07/01/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Create with 4-H

Join our friends at 4-H in hands-on projects that will get your creative juices flowing! Each week will feature a different messy or magical activity sure to inspire you to CREATE!

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

Join our friends at 4-H in hands-on projects that will get your creative juices flowing! Each week will feature a different messy or magical activity sure to inspire you to CREATE!

Jul
1
Mon

Orchard View Preschool Community Visit (open to the public)

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 10:00 AM 07/01/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Orchard View Preschool Community Visit (open to the public)

It's Summer Time and the reading is easy!

Come find the bookmobile at Orchard Hill Preschool:

Orchard HIll Church 1465 Three Mile Rd.  NW Grand Rapids, MI  49544

Enjoy checking out books, movies, music and much more!

There's something for everyone...

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

It's Summer Time and the reading is easy!

Come find the bookmobile at Orchard Hill Preschool:

Orchard HIll Church 1465 Three Mile Rd.  NW Grand Rapids, MI  49544

Jul
1
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 10:30 AM 07/01/2019 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.

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.

Jul
1
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 10:30 AM 07/01/2019 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. Held at the Tyrone Township Community Building (28 E. Muskegon St.)

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

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills. Held at the Tyrone Township Community Building (28 E.

Jul
1
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 10:30 AM 07/01/2019 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.

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

Jul
1
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 10:45 AM 07/01/2019 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.

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

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

Jul
1
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 11:00 AM 07/01/2019 11:45 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.

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

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

Jul
1
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 12:00 PM 07/01/2019 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.

Jul
1
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 12:00 PM 07/01/2019 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.

Jul
1
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 12:00 PM 07/01/2019 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.

Jul
1
Mon

Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 12:00 PM 07/01/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Jul
1
Mon

KDL Lab Experience: Let's Make Slime!

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 01:30 PM 07/01/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Let's Make Slime!

Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Learn how to make your own slime to take home!

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

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

Jul
1
Mon

Minecraft Club

4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 04:30 PM 07/01/2019 05:30 PM America/New_York Minecraft Club

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills. The library has a limited number of computers and licenses for Minecraft. First come, first served. No registration required. If you are able, bring a laptop with Wi-Fi capabilities and Minecraft installed and join us!

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

Get your Minecraft fix and show off your world-building skills.

Jul
1
Mon

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 06:30 PM 07/01/2019 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.

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

Jul
1
Mon

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 06:30 PM 07/01/2019 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.

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

Jul
1
Mon

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 06:30 PM 07/01/2019 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.

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

Jul
1
Mon

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 06:30 PM 07/01/2019 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.

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

Jul
1
Mon

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/01/2019 06:30 PM 07/01/2019 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.

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

Jul
2
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 10:00 AM 07/02/2019 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.

Jul
2
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 10:00 AM 07/02/2019 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Gaines Township Branch

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

Jul
2
Tue

Farm on the Go!

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 10:00 AM 07/02/2019 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!

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

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

Jul
2
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 10:00 AM 07/02/2019 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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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.

Jul
2
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 10:00 AM 07/02/2019 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.

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.

Jul
2
Tue

Red, White & Blue Book Sale

10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 10:00 AM 07/02/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Red, White & Blue Book Sale

Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Jul
2
Tue

Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 10:00 AM 07/02/2019 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
    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!

    Jul
    2
    Tue

    Enhance Fitness Classes

    11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 11:00 AM 07/02/2019 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.

    Jul
    2
    Tue

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

    11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 11:00 AM 07/02/2019 12:30 PM America/New_York Summertime Bookmobile Visit to Dutton Mills Village (open to the public)

    Continue your Summer Reading adventure aboard the Bookmobile!

    Have a blast with 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

    Continue your Summer Reading adventure aboard the Bookmobile!

    Have a blast with our awesome Bookmobile Team--

    Jul
    2
    Tue

    Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

    12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 12:00 PM 07/02/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

    Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

    Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

    Jul
    2
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 12:00 PM 07/02/2019 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.

    Jul
    2
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 12:00 PM 07/02/2019 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.

    Jul
    2
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 12:00 PM 07/02/2019 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
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    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.

    Jul
    2
    Tue

    Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

    1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 01:00 PM 07/02/2019 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
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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!

      Jul
      2
      Tue

      Sit-N-Stitch

      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 01:00 PM 07/02/2019 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
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      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.

      Jul
      2
      Tue

      Sit-N-Stitch

      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 01:00 PM 07/02/2019 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
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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.

      Jul
      2
      Tue

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

      1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 01:30 PM 07/02/2019 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
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      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:

      Jul
      2
      Tue

      Art Attack!

      1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 01:30 PM 07/02/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Art Attack!

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

      Alto Branch
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      Alto Branch

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

      Jul
      2
      Tue

      KDL Lab Experience: Cardboard Creations

      2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 02:00 PM 07/02/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Cardboard Creations

      Our Makedo construction toolkit will help you create, experiment and learn as you build your very own cardboard masterpieces -- the possibilities are endless!

      Byron Township Branch
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      Byron Township Branch

      Our Makedo construction toolkit will help you create, experiment and learn as you build your very own cardboard masterpieces -- the possibilities are endless!

      Jul
      2
      Tue

      Outdoor Discovery: Animal Communication

      6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 06:00 PM 07/02/2019 07:00 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. Meet us at the Twp. Community Building.

      Tyrone Township Branch
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      Tyrone Township 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!

      Jul
      2
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 06:30 PM 07/02/2019 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.

      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.

      Jul
      2
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 06:30 PM 07/02/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Explore Outdoors

      10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Explore Outdoors

      Explore our world through art, sensory activities and games, all outside on our beautiful deck!

      Caledonia Township Branch
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      Caledonia Township Branch

      Explore our world through art, sensory activities and games, all outside on our beautiful deck!

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Art Attack!

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Art Attack!

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

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

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

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Red, White & Blue Book Sale

      10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York Red, White & Blue Book Sale

      Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

      Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Decorate your Bike and Celebrate the Fourth of July

      10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Decorate your Bike and Celebrate the Fourth of July

      Bring your bike and decorate it for the Fourth of July! We will have many patriotic decorations on hand to help you festoon your ride.

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

      Bring your bike and decorate it for the Fourth of July! We will have many patriotic decorations on hand to help you festoon your ride.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Family Storytime

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Toddler Time

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Preschool Storytime

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Decorate your Bike and Celebrate the Fourth of July

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Decorate your Bike and Celebrate the Fourth of July

      Bring your bike and decorate it for the Fourth of July! We will have many patriotic decorations on hand to help you festoon your ride.

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

      Bring your bike and decorate it for the Fourth of July! We will have many patriotic decorations on hand to help you festoon your ride.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Family Storytime

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Cascade Friends Summer Book Sale

      10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:00 AM 07/03/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Cascade Friends Summer Book Sale

      Members only pre-sale at 9:00 am. Excellent bargains on used books and media for the whole family--books for every age and interest.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

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

      Members only pre-sale at 9:00 am. Excellent bargains on used books and media for the whole family--books for every age and interest.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Storytime in the Park

      10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 10:30 AM 07/03/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Storytime in the Park

      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

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

      12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 12:00 PM 07/03/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

      Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

      Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 12:00 PM 07/03/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 12:00 PM 07/03/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      KDL Lab Experience: Series

      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 01:00 PM 07/03/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Novel Characters Book Club: Wild

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 01:00 PM 07/03/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Novel Characters Book Club: Wild

      Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Wild by Cheryl Strayed.

      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 Wild by Cheryl Strayed.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Teen: Stained Glass Star Wars

      2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 02:00 PM 07/03/2019 03:00 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.     

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

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

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

      2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 02:00 PM 07/03/2019 03:30 PM America/New_York Summertime Bookmobile Visit to Country Meadows Village (open to the public)

      Continue your Summer Reading adventure aboard the Bookmobile!

      Have a blast with 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

      Continue your Summer Reading adventure aboard the Bookmobile!

      Have a blast with our awesome Bookmobile Team--

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Teen Zone: Switch It Up Wednesdays!

      2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 02:00 PM 07/03/2019 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.

      Jul
      3
      Wed

      Englehardt Night Owls: State of Wonder

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/03/2019 06:30 PM 07/03/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Englehardt Night Owls: State of Wonder

      Join us for a lively book discussion. Please note, if Lowell Area Schools is cancelled for the day, Night Owls will not meet. This month's selection is State of Wonder by Ann Patchett.

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

      Join us for a lively book discussion. Please note, if Lowell Area Schools is cancelled for the day, Night Owls will not meet. This month's selection is State of Wonder by Ann Patchett.

      Jul
      4
      Thu

      Cascade Friends Summer Book Sale

      8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/04/2019 08:30 AM 07/04/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Cascade Friends Summer Book Sale

      Excellent bargains on used books and media for the whole family--books for every age and interest.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

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

      Excellent bargains on used books and media for the whole family--books for every age and interest.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Cascade Friends Summer Book Sale

      9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 09:00 AM 07/05/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Cascade Friends Summer Book Sale

      Excellent bargains on used books and media for the whole family--books for every age and interest.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

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

      Excellent bargains on used books and media for the whole family--books for every age and interest.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascade Library.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Sensory Playtime

      9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 09:30 AM 07/05/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

      Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

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

      Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Rhyme Time Music and Movement

      10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 10:00 AM 07/05/2019 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.

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

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Red, White & Blue Book Sale

      10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 10:00 AM 07/05/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Red, White & Blue Book Sale

      Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

      Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Family Storytime

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 10:00 AM 07/05/2019 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.

      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.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 12:00 PM 07/05/2019 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.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 12:00 PM 07/05/2019 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.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 12:00 PM 07/05/2019 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.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

      12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 12:00 PM 07/05/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

      Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

      Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

      Jul
      5
      Fri

      Mahjongg at the Library

      1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/05/2019 01:00 PM 07/05/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Mahjongg at the Library

      Join us on Friday afternoons for American Mahjongg: a game of skill, strategy, and calculation. All skill levels welcome. Bring your own mahjongg set or borrow ours. Seating is limited.

      Englehardt Branch
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      Englehardt Branch

      Join us on Friday afternoons for American Mahjongg: a game of skill, strategy, and calculation. All skill levels welcome. Bring your own mahjongg set or borrow ours. Seating is limited.

      Jul
      6
      Sat

      Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

      9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/06/2019 09:30 AM 07/06/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

      Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

      Caledonia Township Branch
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      Caledonia Township Branch

      Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

      Jul
      6
      Sat

      Red, White & Blue Book Sale

      10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/06/2019 10:00 AM 07/06/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Red, White & Blue Book Sale

      Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

      Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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      Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

      Great deals on books, magazines, movies, music and more. Located in the Library program room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

      Jul
      6
      Sat

      Teen Zone: Escape Room

      10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/06/2019 10:00 AM 07/06/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Escape Room

      Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to test your skills in our escape room.

      Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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      Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

      Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to test your skills in our escape room.

      Jul
      6
      Sat

      Family Yoga

      11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/06/2019 11:00 AM 07/06/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Yoga

      Space is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before the program begins. Family yoga is an all-ages activity with a focus on the benefits of mindfulness. Together we will engage in fun poses, learn how to breathe, be creative with yoga activities/games and relax.

      Englehardt Branch
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      Englehardt Branch

      Space is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before the program begins. Family yoga is an all-ages activity with a focus on the benefits of mindfulness.

      Jul
      6
      Sat

      KDL Lab Experience: Series

      2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/06/2019 02:00 PM 07/06/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

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

      East Grand Rapids Branch
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      East Grand Rapids Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Babytime

      9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 09:30 AM 07/08/2019 10:00 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.

      East Grand Rapids Branch
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      East Grand Rapids 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Toddler Time

      9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 09:45 AM 07/08/2019 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.

      Walker Branch
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      Walker Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Toddler Time

      10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:00 AM 07/08/2019 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.

      Caledonia Township Branch
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      Caledonia Township Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Rhyme Time Music and Movement

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:00 AM 07/08/2019 11:00 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.

      Plainfield Township Branch
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      Plainfield 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Babytime

      10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:00 AM 07/08/2019 10:30 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.

      Krause Memorial Branch
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      Krause Memorial 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Toddler Time

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:00 AM 07/08/2019 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.

      Comstock Park Branch
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      Comstock Park Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Create with 4-H

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:00 AM 07/08/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Create with 4-H

      Join our friends at 4-H in hands-on projects that will get your creative juices flowing! Each week will feature a different messy or magical activity sure to inspire you to CREATE!

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

      Join our friends at 4-H in hands-on projects that will get your creative juices flowing! Each week will feature a different messy or magical activity sure to inspire you to CREATE!

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Storytime Picnic!

      10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:30 AM 07/08/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Storytime Picnic!

      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!

      Wyoming Branch
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      Wyoming 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!

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Family Storytime

      10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:30 AM 07/08/2019 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. Held at the Tyrone Township Community Building (28 E. Muskegon St.)

      Alto Branch
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      Alto Branch

      Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills. Held at the Tyrone Township Community Building (28 E.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Babytime

      10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:30 AM 07/08/2019 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.

      East Grand Rapids Branch
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      East Grand Rapids 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Family Storytime

      10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:30 AM 07/08/2019 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.

      Kelloggsville Branch
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      Kelloggsville Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Yoga Storytime

      10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:30 AM 07/08/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Yoga Storytime

      Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises. The library has a limited number of yoga mats. First come, first served. Please bring your own if possible and join us!

      Wyoming Branch
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      Wyoming Branch

      Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Toddler Time

      10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 10:45 AM 07/08/2019 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.

      Walker Branch
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      Walker Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Toddler Time

      11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 11:00 AM 07/08/2019 11:45 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.

      Caledonia Township Branch
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      Caledonia Township Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Rhyme Time Music and Movement

      11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 11:30 AM 07/08/2019 12:30 PM 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.

      Krause Memorial Branch
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      Krause Memorial 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 12:00 PM 07/08/2019 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
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      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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 12:00 PM 07/08/2019 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 12:00 PM 07/08/2019 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Meet Up and Eat Up!

      12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 12:00 PM 07/08/2019 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
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      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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Out of this World

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 01:30 PM 07/08/2019 02:30 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!

      Gaines Township Branch
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      Gaines Township Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Teen: Candy Sushi Creations

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 01:30 PM 07/08/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Teen: Candy Sushi Creations

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Get your chopsticks out! Make and eat some delicious candy sushi!

      Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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      Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Get your chopsticks out!

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Teen: Candy Mosaic

      2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 02:00 PM 07/08/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Candy Mosaic

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Teens! Bring your friends and artful hunger and create Mosaic designs using candy, frosting and graham crackers. 

      Comstock Park Branch
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      Comstock Park Branch

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Bookmobile at Streams of Hope (open to the public)

      5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 05:30 PM 07/08/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Bookmobile at Streams of Hope (open to the public)

      Visit the KDL Bookmobile at Streams of Hope!

      Location: 280 60th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49548

      Register for a Library card, borrow books, music, movies and more!  Pick up Summer Reading program information...get inspired!

      Bookmobile
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      Bookmobile

      Visit the KDL Bookmobile at Streams of Hope!

      Location: 280 60th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49548

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 06:30 PM 07/08/2019 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 06:30 PM 07/08/2019 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.

      Alpine Township Branch
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      Alpine 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 06:30 PM 07/08/2019 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.

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 06:30 PM 07/08/2019 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.

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 06:30 PM 07/08/2019 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.

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

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 06:30 PM 07/08/2019 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.

      East Grand Rapids Branch
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      East Grand Rapids 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Englehardt Branch Science Fiction Book Club: All Systems Red

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 06:30 PM 07/08/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Englehardt Branch Science Fiction Book Club: All Systems Red

      Join us for an informal book discussion where we will talk about science fiction titles, as well as speculative fiction, fantasy, and dystopian selections. This month's selection is All Systems Red by Martha Wells.

      Englehardt Branch
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      Englehardt Branch

      Join us for an informal book discussion where we will talk about science fiction titles, as well as speculative fiction, fantasy, and dystopian selections.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 06:30 PM 07/08/2019 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.

      Plainfield Township Branch
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      Plainfield 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.

      Jul
      8
      Mon

      KDaLe Book Club: Thornapple Brewing Co

      7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/08/2019 07:00 PM 07/08/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Book Club: Thornapple Brewing Co

      Combine your love of books and brews at the KDaLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from Thornapple Brewing Co. while librarians talk about the books we've been reading. Expert book recommendations from KDL librarians included. The book club will be held at Thornapple Brewing Co., 6262 28th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546. For adults 21 and older.

      Cascade Township Branch
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      Cascade Township Branch

      Combine your love of books and brews at the KDaLe Book Club. Enjoy a drink from Thornapple Brewing Co. while librarians talk about the books we've been reading.

      Jul
      9
      Tue

      Babytime

      9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 09:30 AM 07/09/2019 10:15 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.

      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.

      Jul
      9
      Tue

      Toddler Time

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 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.

      Jul
      9
      Tue

      Preschool Storytime

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 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.

      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.

      Jul
      9
      Tue

      Adult Book Discussion: Rise and Shine Benedict Stone

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Adult Book Discussion: Rise and Shine Benedict Stone

      Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Rise and Shien Benedict Stone by Phaedra Patrick.

      Walker Branch
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      Walker Branch

      Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Rise and Shien Benedict Stone by Phaedra Patrick.

      Jul
      9
      Tue

      Toddler Time

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 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
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      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.

      Jul
      9
      Tue

      How to Draw Your Dragon

      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 11:00 AM 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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      Plainfield Township Branch
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      Plainfield Township Branch

      Local artist, Corinne Roberts is back!

      Jul
      9
      Tue

      Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

      10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
      Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 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!

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Babytime

        10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Rhyme Time Music and Movement

        10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Rhyme Time Music and Movement

        10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 11:00 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.

        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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Tap Your Toes with The Porters

        10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Tap Your Toes with The Porters

        Come swing and dance to the toe-tappin' sounds of The Porters! This wonderful troupe will captivate and entertain even the youngest audience.

        Grandville Branch
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        Grandville Branch

        Come swing and dance to the toe-tappin' sounds of The Porters! This wonderful troupe will captivate and entertain even the youngest audience.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Family Storytime

        10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:00 AM 07/09/2019 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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Storytime Picnic!

        10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:30 AM 07/09/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Storytime Picnic!

        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!

        Wyoming Branch
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        Wyoming 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!

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Family Storytime

        10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:30 AM 07/09/2019 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
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        Wyoming Branch

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

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Family Storytime

        10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 10:30 AM 07/09/2019 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
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        Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

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

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Kids and Teens Craft Show

        11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 11:00 AM 07/09/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Kids and Teens Craft Show

        Arts and crafts for sale by local kids and teens.  Join us as a seller, or just come to shop.  You're sure to find some great bargains.   Pre-registration for sellers is required. Stop by the library to register.

        East Grand Rapids Branch
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        East Grand Rapids Branch

        Arts and crafts for sale by local kids and teens.  Join us as a seller, or just come to shop.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Enhance Fitness Classes

        11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 11:00 AM 07/09/2019 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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

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

        11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 11:00 AM 07/09/2019 12:30 PM America/New_York Summertime Bookmobile Visit to Dutton Mills Village (open to the public)

        Continue your Summer Reading adventure aboard the Bookmobile!

        Have a blast with 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
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        Bookmobile

        Continue your Summer Reading adventure aboard the Bookmobile!

        Have a blast with our awesome Bookmobile Team--

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Family Storytime

        11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 11:30 AM 07/09/2019 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
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        Krause Memorial Branch

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

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Meet Up and Eat Up!

        12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 12:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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        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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Meet Up and Eat Up!

        12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 12:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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        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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Meet Up and Eat Up!

        12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 12:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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        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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Meet Up and Eat Up!

        12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 12:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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        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.

        Jul
        9
        Tue

        Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

        1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
        Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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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!

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Teen: Paint a Mug

          1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 02:00 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.

          Walker Branch
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          Walker Branch

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          KDL Lab Experience: Series

          1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 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.

          Grandville Branch
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          Grandville Branch

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

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Teen: Stained Glass Star Wars

          1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Stained Glass Star Wars

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

          Englehardt Branch
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          Englehardt Branch

          Seating is limited; first come, first served.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Sit-N-Stitch

          1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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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.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Babytime

          1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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          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.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Kids Club

          1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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          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.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Survive the Titanic Adventure Walk

          1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Survive the Titanic Adventure Walk

          Navigate your way through an amazing Titanic adventure making choices that will determine if you survive or meet your demise in a literary scavenger hunt.

          Alto Branch
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          Alto Branch

          Navigate your way through an amazing Titanic adventure making choices that will determine if you survive or meet your demise in a literary scavenger hunt.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Sit-N-Stitch

          1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:00 PM 07/09/2019 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
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          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.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Kids and Teens Craft Show

          1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:30 PM 07/09/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Kids and Teens Craft Show

          Arts and crafts for sale by local kids and teens.  Join us as a seller, or just come to shop.  You're sure to find some great bargains.   Pre-registration for sellers is required. Stop by the library to register.

          Cascade Township Branch
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          Cascade Township Branch

          Arts and crafts for sale by local kids and teens.  Join us as a seller, or just come to shop.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Godfrey Lee ECC Community Visit (open to the public)

          1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 01:30 PM 07/09/2019 03:30 PM America/New_York 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
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          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:

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          How to Draw Your Dragon

          3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 03:00 PM 07/09/2019 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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          Wyoming Branch
          Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
          Wyoming Branch

          Local artist, Corinne Roberts is back!

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Teen: Happy Henna

          3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 03:00 PM 07/09/2019 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. 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.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Teen: Stained Glass Star Wars

          3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 03:00 PM 07/09/2019 04:00 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.     

          Krause Memorial Branch
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          Krause Memorial Branch

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Teen: Summer Solar Luminaries

          3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 03:00 PM 07/09/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Summer Solar Luminaries

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required​. Assemble and design a luminary using a solar light, a mason jar and a little creativity. All materials and instructions provided. Bring a friend!

          Alpine Township Branch
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          Alpine Township Branch

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required​. Assemble and design a luminary using a solar light, a mason jar and a little creativity. All materials and instructions provided.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Critters on Wheels

          6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:00 PM 07/09/2019 07:30 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.

          Tyrone Township Branch
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          Tyrone Township Branch

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

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Teen: Candy Mosaic

          6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:00 PM 07/09/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Candy Mosaic

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Teens! Bring your friends and artful hunger and create Mosaic designs using candy, frosting and graham crackers. 

          Plainfield Township Branch
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          Plainfield Township Branch

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

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Teen: Paint a Mug

          6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:30 PM 07/09/2019 07:30 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.

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

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Family Storytime

          6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:30 PM 07/09/2019 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.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Summertime Sip & Sit

          6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:30 PM 07/09/2019 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.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Foam Relief Printing

          6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:30 PM 07/09/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Foam Relief Printing

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Foam relief printing is a forgiving printmaking technique perfect for the beginner. Participants can expect to learn a new craft skill and take home their own work of art.

          Comstock Park Branch
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          Comstock Park Branch

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

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Cast on, Bind off: Knitting Basics

          6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:30 PM 07/09/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Cast on, Bind off: Knitting Basics

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Learn the basics of knitting including how to cast-on stitches, knit, purl and how to bind off the project. Attendees will work on knitting a winter scarf. All supplies will be provided.

          Grandville Branch
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          Grandville Branch

          Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Ruff Readers

          6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:30 PM 07/09/2019 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.

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

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Ruff Readers

          6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:30 PM 07/09/2019 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.

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

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Ruff Readers

          6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 06:30 PM 07/09/2019 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.

          Jul
          9
          Tue

          Cascade Writers' Group

          7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/09/2019 07:00 PM 07/09/2019 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.

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          Mimic a Mime!

          10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
          Add to Calendar 07/10/2019 10:00 AM 07/10/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Mimic a Mime!

          Due to injuries the Bangarang Circus will not be performing today. However, the show must go on and Mime Rob Reider will bring his awesome performance to us!

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

          Due to injuries the Bangarang Circus will not be performing today. However, the show must go on and Mime Rob Reider will bring his awesome performance to us!

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          Explore Outdoors

          10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
          Add to Calendar 07/10/2019 10:00 AM 07/10/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Explore Outdoors

          Explore our world through art, sensory activities and games, all outside on our beautiful deck!

          Caledonia Township Branch
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          Caledonia Township Branch

          Explore our world through art, sensory activities and games, all outside on our beautiful deck!

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          Toddler Time

          10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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          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
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          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.

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          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.

          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.

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          Toddler Time

          10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
          Add to Calendar 07/10/2019 10:00 AM 07/10/2019 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.

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          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.

          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.

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          Toddler Time

          10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
          Add to Calendar 07/10/2019 10:00 AM 07/10/2019 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.

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          Preschool Storytime

          10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
          Add to Calendar 07/10/2019 10:00 AM 07/10/2019 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.

          Jul
          10
          Wed

          Toddler Time

          10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
          Add to Calendar 07/10/2019 10:00 AM 07/10/2019 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.