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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Jul
9
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
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Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills. For babies from birth to 18 months with a caregiver.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

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

Tap Your Toes with The Porters

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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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

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
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
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

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

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

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

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

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
    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
    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

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

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

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

    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

    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

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

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

    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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 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

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

    Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

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

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

    Share ideas and skills while making new friends. Bring your own quilting, appliqué, knitting or crochet projects and supplies. This is not an instructor-led activity.

    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

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

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

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      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

      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

      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

      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
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      Wyoming Branch

      Local artist, Corinne Roberts is back!

      Jul
      9
      Tue

      Teen: Summer Solar Luminaries

      3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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      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

      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

      Critters on Wheels

      6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
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      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
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      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. 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

      Summertime Sip & Sit

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      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
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      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. 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

      Teen: Paint a Mug

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. It's simple to create your own unique mug with Sharpie oil markers!  Take home and bake instructions will be included.

      Spencer Township Branch
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      Spencer Township Branch

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      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
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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
      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
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      Krause Memorial Branch

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

      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

      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.