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The Caledonia branch will be closed Monday, Sept. 16, for staff training.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Sep
17
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 09:30 AM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

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.

Sep
17
Tue

Bright Beginnings

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Bright Beginnings

Join Kathy Watrous from KISD Bright Beginnings for a morning of crafts, rhymes, songs and more! For ages 0-5 with a parent or guardian.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids Branch

Join Kathy Watrous from KISD Bright Beginnings for a morning of crafts, rhymes, songs and more!

Sep
17
Tue

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

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

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

Sep
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

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

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

Sep
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

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.

Sep
17
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:00 AM 09/17/2019 10:45 AM America/New_York Preschool Storytime

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

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

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

Sep
17
Tue

Storytime at Schwallier's Country Basket

10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:15 AM 09/17/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Storytime at Schwallier's Country Basket

Join KDL at Schwallier's Country Basket, 1185 9 Mile Rd NW, Sparta, MI 49345 to read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Off-Site Event
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Off-Site Event

Join KDL at Schwallier's Country Basket, 1185 9 Mile Rd NW, Sparta, MI 49345 to read and sing together as a family.

Sep
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:30 AM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 10:30 AM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 11:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

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.

Sep
17
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 11:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

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

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

Sep
17
Tue

Enhance Fitness Classes

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 11:00 AM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 11:30 AM 09/17/2019 12:15 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 01:00 PM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 01:00 PM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 01:00 PM 09/17/2019 02:00 PM 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Common Reader Book Discussion: I am Malala

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 01:00 PM 09/17/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Common Reader Book Discussion: I am Malala

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion of I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai.

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

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion of I am Malala by M

Sep
17
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 01:00 PM 09/17/2019 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.

Sep
17
Tue

Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: The Incident at Montebello

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 01:30 PM 09/17/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Fireside Chatters Book Discussion: The Incident at Montebello

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion of The Incident at Montebello by P.A. Moed.

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 of The Inci

Sep
17
Tue

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 03:30 PM 09/17/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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

Sep
17
Tue

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 03:30 PM 09/17/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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

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

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

Sep
17
Tue

KDL Uncorked: Kombucha Ladies Night

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 05:30 PM 09/17/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York KDL Uncorked: Kombucha Ladies Night

Eat, drink and socialize! Bring your girlfriends and join us to sip Kombucha, nibble cheese and create your very own gift bags from recycled paper. Cheese and chocolate tastings provided by The Cheese Lady. Kombucha tastings provided by Sacred Springs Kombucha

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

Eat, drink and socialize! Bring your girlfriends and join us to sip Kombucha, nibble cheese and create your very own gift bags from recycled paper.

Sep
17
Tue

DIY Decorative Wood Signs

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 06:00 PM 09/17/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York DIY Decorative Wood Signs

Pre-registration opens August 19 and is required. The Mud Room is bringing the painting studio to the library! Paint a trendy wood sign to create a charming display for your home or office.

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

Pre-registration opens August 19 and is required. The Mud Room is bringing the painting studio to the library!

Sep
17
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 06:30 PM 09/17/2019 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.

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

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

Sep
17
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 06:30 PM 09/17/2019 07:30 PM 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.

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

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

Sep
17
Tue

Wyoming Book Discussion: A Spark of Light

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 06:30 PM 09/17/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Wyoming Book Discussion: A Spark of Light

A friendly, informal book discussion.  Newcomers welcome!  This month's selection is A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult.

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

A friendly, informal book discussion.  Newcomers welcome!  This month's selection is A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult.

Sep
17
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/17/2019 06:30 PM 09/17/2019 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
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.