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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Aug
7
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.

Aug
7
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
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Tyrone Township Branch

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

Aug
7
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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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.

Aug
7
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.

Comstock Park Branch
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Comstock Park Branch

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

Aug
7
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.

Spencer Township Branch
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Spencer Township Branch

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

Aug
7
Wed

Drop-In Tutoring with Kent ISD

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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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
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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

Aug
7
Wed

Mario Kart Tournament

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 08/07/2019 10:00 AM 08/07/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Mario Kart Tournament

Join us for a WiiU gaming tournament featuring Mario Kart 8. The tournament is limited to 64 players:  day of event registration begins at 9:30 AM. Sponsored by the Friends of the Kentwood Library.  

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

Join us for a WiiU gaming tournament featuring Mario Kart 8. The tournament is limited to 64 players:  day of event registration begins at 9:30 AM.

Aug
7
Wed

Explore Outdoors

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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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!

Aug
7
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
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Plainfield Township Branch

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

Aug
7
Wed

Storytime in the Park

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.  At John Collins Park, 650 Lakeside Dr. SE

East Grand Rapids Branch
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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

Aug
7
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 11:45 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.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

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

Aug
7
Wed

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
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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.

Aug
7
Wed

Meet Up and Eat Up!

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

Aug
7
Wed

Meet Up and Eat Up!

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

Aug
7
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Series

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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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.

Aug
7
Wed

Babytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 08/07/2019 01:00 PM 08/07/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Babytime

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

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

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

Aug
7
Wed

Novel Characters Book Club: The Kite Runner

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 08/07/2019 01:00 PM 08/07/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Novel Characters Book Club: The Kite Runner

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini.

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 The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini.

Aug
7
Wed

Sensory Gardens

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 08/07/2019 01:00 PM 08/07/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Sensory Gardens

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

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

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

Aug
7
Wed

Harry Potter Party

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Love Harry Potter and all things Hogwarts?  Join us for games, crafts and activities relating to literacy.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

Love Harry Potter and all things Hogwarts?  Join us for games, crafts and activities relating to literacy.

Aug
7
Wed

Ruff Readers

1:30 PM to 2:30 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.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

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

Aug
7
Wed

Teen Zone: Switch It Up Wednesdays!

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
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Come to the library for a weekly Nintendo Switch Tournament.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Come to the library for a weekly Nintendo Switch Tournament.

Aug
7
Wed

Tom Plunkard's Amazing Adventures

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/07/2019 06:30 PM 08/07/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Tom Plunkard's Amazing Adventures

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

Alpine Township Branch
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Alpine Township Branch

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

Aug
7
Wed

Englehardt Night Owls: The Living Great Lakes

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/07/2019 06:30 PM 08/07/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Englehardt Night Owls: The Living Great Lakes

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 The Living Great Lakes by Jerry Dennis.

Englehardt Branch
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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.

Aug
7
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Art Party

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Everyone knows there ain't no party like an Art Party, 'cause an Art Party don't stop! Come explore and let your creative side run wild! Try a variety of art styles and create your next masterpiece to take home and display proudly.

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

Everyone knows there ain't no party like an Art Party, 'cause an Art Party don't stop! Come explore and let your creative side run wild!