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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jul
16
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
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 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
16
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Preschoolers enjoy stories, rhymes, music, movement and more as they build their early literacy skills and develop a love of reading.

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

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

Jul
16
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 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
16
Tue

Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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Join us each Tuesday at the Ada Farmers Market for a Family Storytime at 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM including rhymes, songs and crafts! The Ada Farmers Market is open from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at 7239 Thornapple River Drive; Ada, Michigan 49301.  

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

     

    Cascade Township Branch
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    Cascade Township Branch

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

    Jul
    16
    Tue

    Babytime

    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

    10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

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

    Grandville Branch
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    Grandville Branch

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

    Jul
    16
    Tue

    Kalamazoo Nature Center

    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Kalamazoo Nature Center

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

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

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

    Jul
    16
    Tue

    Drop-In Tutoring with Kent ISD

    10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Drop-In Tutoring with Kent ISD

    Drop-in tutoring is available to adults 18 and up enrolled in any of the following programs: High School Diploma, English as a Second Language (ESL), Adult Basic Education (ABE), High School Equivalency (GED) and Career Technical Education (CTE). Questions on all subjects are welcome. Tutoring is hosted by Kent Intermediate School District.

    Wyoming Branch
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    Wyoming Branch

    Drop-in tutoring is available to adults 18 and up enrolled in any of the following programs: High School Diploma, English as a Second Language (ESL), Adult Basic Education (ABE), High School Equiva

    Jul
    16
    Tue

    Rhyme Time Music and Movement

    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Rhyme Time Music and Movement

    10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:00 AM 07/16/2019 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
    Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
    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
    16
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:30 AM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:30 AM 07/16/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

    Jul
    16
    Tue

    Cookies with Cops Storytime

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 10:30 AM 07/16/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Cookies with Cops Storytime

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

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

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

    Jul
    16
    Tue

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

    11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 11:00 AM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Enhance Fitness Classes

    11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 11:00 AM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Art Attack!

    11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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    Exercise your creativity!  Create a variety of art projects to take home with you.

    East Grand Rapids Branch
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    East Grand Rapids Branch

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

    Jul
    16
    Tue

    Family Storytime

    11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 11:30 AM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 12:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 12:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 12:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Meet Up and Eat Up!

    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 12:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
    16
    Tue

    Sit-N-Stitch

    1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Sit-N-Stitch

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

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

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

    Jul
    16
    Tue

    Family Storytime at the Ada Farmers Market

    1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
    Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
      16
      Tue

      Common Reader Book Discussion

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Common Reader Book Discussion

      Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. Stop by the branch for this month's title.

      Gaines Township Branch
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      Gaines Township Branch

      Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. Stop by the branch for this month's title.

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Sit-N-Stitch

      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
      16
      Tue

      KDL Lab Experience: Series

      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
      16
      Tue

      Kids Club

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
      16
      Tue

      Babytime

      1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 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
      16
      Tue

      Teen: Happy Henna

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 02:00 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.

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

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Teen: Comic Strip Commandos!

      1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:00 PM 07/16/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Comic Strip Commandos!

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

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

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Kalamazoo Nature Center

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:30 PM 07/16/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Kalamazoo Nature Center

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

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

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: Dark Places

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 01:30 PM 07/16/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: Dark Places

      Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Dark Places by Gillian Flynn.

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

      Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Dark Places by Gillian Flynn.

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Godfrey Lee ECC Community Visit (open to the public)

      1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
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      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
      16
      Tue

      Drums for All!

      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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      You bring your smiles and hands, I'll bring the drums. Using instruments from cultures around the globe, we'll learn how to express ourselves musically and communicate using a language older than words.

      Cascade Township Branch
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      Cascade Township Branch

      You bring your smiles and hands, I'll bring the drums.

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Giant Games

      2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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      Chess is much more exciting on a huge board. Come and enjoy some open play time with giant-size games like Bananagrams, Jenga and Connect 4.  

      Comstock Park Branch
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      Comstock Park Branch

      Chess is much more exciting on a huge board. Come and enjoy some open play time with giant-size games like Bananagrams, Jenga and Connect 4.  

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Art Attack!

      2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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      Exercise your creativity!  Create a variety of art projects to take home with you.

      Byron Township Branch
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      Byron Township Branch

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Sensory Gardens

      3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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      Learn how to create a delightful sensory experience in your own backyard!

      Krause Memorial Branch
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      Krause Memorial Branch

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Teen: Paint a Mug

      3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. It's simple to create your own unique mug with Sharpie oil markers!  Take home and bake instructions will be included.

      Gaines Township Branch
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      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
      16
      Tue

      Teen Zone

      3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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      Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

      Tyrone Township Branch
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      Tyrone Township Branch

      Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Cast on, Bind off: Knitting Basics

      6:00 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. 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.

      Walker Branch
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      Walker Branch

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Kalamazoo Nature Center

      6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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      Learn about our planet’s place in the galaxy, and how it is home to some truly extraordinary plants, fungi, and animals — even meet a few animal ambassadors! Some animals in Michigan are so spectacular, they seem almost alien.

      Comstock Park Branch
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      Comstock Park Branch

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Teen: Dot Mandala Painting Workshop

      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. Learn how to paint in color tints and patterns to create a dot mandala. You will apply dots using special tools and learn to layer paint dots for a 3D effect.

      Plainfield Township Branch
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      Plainfield Township Branch

      Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Teen: Comic Strip Commandos!

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

      Kelloggsville Branch
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      Kelloggsville Branch

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      BuJo with Mo: Using a Bullet Journal

      6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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      Learn the basics of using a bullet journal to achieve goals and organize your daily, monthly and yearly tasks. Tackle your To-Do lists with confidence. All supplies provided.

      Cascade Township Branch
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      Cascade Township Branch

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Family Storytime

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

      Wyoming Branch
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      Wyoming Branch

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler. Kids read their favorite book and the pooches curl up, listen and enjoy.  Arrive 15 minutes early to sign in and secure a time slot.  First come, first served.  Sponsored by Bissell.

      Gaines Township Branch
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      Gaines Township Branch

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Summertime Sip & Sit

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

      Krause Memorial Branch
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      Krause Memorial Branch

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

      Jul
      16
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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      Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler. Kids read their favorite book and the pooches curl up, listen and enjoy.  Arrive 15 minutes early to sign in and secure a time slot.  First come, first served.  Sponsored by Bissell.

      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
      16
      Tue

      Ruff Readers

      6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 06:30 PM 07/16/2019 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.