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Saturday, September 28, 2019

Sep
28
Sat

Peninsula Writers Presents Workshops for New Writers

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 09:30 AM 09/28/2019 12:30 PM America/New_York Peninsula Writers Presents Workshops for New Writers

Pre-registration is required and opens August 19.  Get your pens ready to write!  This hands-on 10 week series focuses on writing essentials and gives participants time to practice new skills.  Sign up for as many or few sessions as you’d like, but space is limited. 

Topic 1: It Could Be True

  • September 28, The Family Album – Family History Comes to Life

 

Topic 2: It Could Be Fiction

  • October 5, Must Be Visual – Show, Don’t Tell
  • October 12, Must Have Conflict – Plot and Complexity
  • October 26, Must Have Character – Design, Describe, Develop
  • November 2, Must Have Structure – Flashbacks, Dialog

 

Topic 3: It Could Be Poetry

  • November 9, Poetry – Language Stripped Down to the Essence

 

Topic 4: It Could Need Work

  • November 16, An Eye for Editing
  • November 23, Must Not Quit – Use Your Emotions and Pull Together, Polish, Publish
Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township Branch

Pre-registration is required and opens August 19.  Get your pens ready to write!  This hands-on 10 week series focuses on writing essentials and gives participants time t

Sep
28
Sat

Friends of the Krause Memorial Library Used Book Sale

9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 09:30 AM 09/28/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Friends of the Krause Memorial Library Used Book Sale

Find some great books at bargain prices. Three Bucks-a-Bag special from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Donations are welcome and may be dropped off at the library during open hours. Sponsored by the Friends of the Krause Memorial Library.

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

Find some great books at bargain prices. Three Bucks-a-Bag special from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Donations are welcome and may be dropped off at the library during open hours.

Sep
28
Sat

Caledonia Chamber of Commerce Harvest Festivial

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 10:00 AM 09/28/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Caledonia Chamber of Commerce Harvest Festivial

Enjoy this fall celebration that brings together area businesses and organizations to offer free family-oriented activities for all ages to enjoy.  

 

Come visit the Bookmobile and all the other festival participants in front of the Caledonia Township Branch Library on Dobber Wenger Drive.



Food trucks will be on site offering food for purchase.

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

Enjoy this fall celebration that brings together area businesses and organizations to offer free family-oriented activities for all ages to enjoy.  

 

Sep
28
Sat

Fall Fest

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 10:00 AM 09/28/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Fall Fest

Celebrate the season with Autumn crafts, games and process art activities that focus more on the process and less on the final product.

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

Celebrate the season with Autumn crafts, games and process art activities that focus more on the process and less on the final product.

Sep
28
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: NASA @ My Library

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 10:30 AM 09/28/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: NASA @ My Library

3, 2, 1 BLAST OFF! Come down to your local library and learn all about the world outside of our own! Learn about the other planets that make up our solar system, UV rays from the sun and how the tiny moon is able to block out the entire sun.

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

3, 2, 1 BLAST OFF! Come down to your local library and learn all about the world outside of our own!

Sep
28
Sat

Kids Club

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 11:00 AM 09/28/2019 12:00 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, games and other activities. For grades K-5.

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

It's a special time for fun, interactive programs just for school kids! Join our KDL Kids Club programs for crafts, games and other activities. For grades K-5.

Sep
28
Sat

Family Yoga

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 11:00 AM 09/28/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Yoga

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

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

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

Sep
28
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 02:00 PM 09/28/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

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

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

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

Sep
28
Sat

CANCELLED: Stargazing with Jason

9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 09:00 PM 09/28/2019 10:00 PM America/New_York CANCELLED: Stargazing with Jason

 Join astronomer Jason Smolinski as we explore the wonders and secrets of the night sky. Meet at the Algoma Township Hall, 10531 Algoma Ave NE, Rockford,  49341 by 9:00 PM for this exciting exploration of our universe. 

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

 Join astronomer Jason Smolinski as we explore the wonders and secrets of the night sky.