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The Walker branch will be closed Monday, Dec. 16, for staff training.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Oct
2
Wed

Baby Mama Support Group

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
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All moms and babies welcome - join this maternal support group for 45 minutes of baby play, bonding with other mothers, and special guests from the Kent County Health Department to answer your questions.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

All moms and babies welcome - join this maternal support group for 45 minutes of baby play, bonding with other mothers, and special guests from the Kent County Health Department to answer your ques

Oct
2
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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.

Oct
2
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 10:30 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids 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.

Oct
2
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

Oct
2
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 10:30 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.

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

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

Oct
2
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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

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

Oct
2
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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

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

Oct
2
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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

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

Oct
2
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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

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

Oct
2
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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

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

Oct
2
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

Oct
2
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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

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

Oct
2
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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.

Oct
2
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

Oct
2
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:00 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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

Oct
2
Wed

Sensory Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:30 AM 10/02/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Sensory Storytime

This sensory-based storytime encourages your child to explore their senses with an introduction of rhymes, stories and songs followed by hands-on exploratory sensory play. For ages 6 and under with an adult.

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

This sensory-based storytime encourages your child to explore their senses with an introduction of rhymes, stories and songs followed by hands-on exploratory sensory play.

Oct
2
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 10:30 AM 10/02/2019 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.

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

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

Oct
2
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 11:00 AM 10/02/2019 11:30 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.

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

Oct
2
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 11:00 AM 10/02/2019 11:45 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.

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

Oct
2
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 11:30 AM 10/02/2019 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.

Oct
2
Wed

Community Blood Drive

12:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 12:15 PM 10/02/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York Community Blood Drive

Cascade Community Donor Center - Bringing the opportunity to save a life closer to you!  Call Versiti at 1-866-MiBlood (642-5663) if you prefer an appointed time. Sponsored by Versiti Blood Center of Michigan.

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

Cascade Community Donor Center - Bringing the opportunity to save a life closer to you!  Call Versiti at 1-866-MiBlood (642-5663) if you prefer an appointed time.

Oct
2
Wed

Novel Characters Book Club: American Marriage

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 01:00 PM 10/02/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Novel Characters Book Club: American Marriage

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion of American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

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

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion of American Marria

Oct
2
Wed

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 01:00 PM 10/02/2019 01:30 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.

Oct
2
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Series

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 03:00 PM 10/02/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

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

Oct
2
Wed

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 03:30 PM 10/02/2019 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.

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

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

Oct
2
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Series

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 04:00 PM 10/02/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Series

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

Oct
2
Wed

Teen Zone: Switch It Up Wednesdays!

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 04:00 PM 10/02/2019 05:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Switch It Up Wednesdays!

Come to the library for a weekly Nintendo Switch® Tournament.

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

Come to the library for a weekly Nintendo Switch® Tournament.

Oct
2
Wed

Home Improvement Month

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 06:00 PM 10/02/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Home Improvement Month

Home Repair Services of Kent County will lead Fix-it School classes for the month of October. Classes will be held every Wednesday at 6:00 PM. No registration required. Seating is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before the program begins.

  • Oct. 2 - Home Maintenance
  • Oct. 9 - Electrical
  • Oct. 16 – Plumbing
  • Oct. 23 - Tile
  • Oct. 30 - Credit Basics
Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt Branch

Home Repair Services of Kent County will lead Fix-it School classes for the month of October. Classes will be held every Wednesday at 6:00 PM. No registration required.

Oct
2
Wed

Englehardt Night Owls: Station Eleven

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 06:30 PM 10/02/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Englehardt Night Owls: Station Eleven

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 Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel.

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

Oct
2
Wed

Alpine Avenue Book Club The Women in the Castle

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/02/2019 06:30 PM 10/02/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Alpine Avenue Book Club The Women in the Castle

Get more out of reading!  Join us for a friendly, informal discussion and good company with great books. This month we will discuss The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck.

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

Get more out of reading!  Join us for a friendly, informal discussion and good company with great books.