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

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Oct
19
Sat

KDL Writers Conference: Crafting Edition

9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 09:00 AM 10/19/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York KDL Writers Conference: Crafting Edition

New this year: no registration! Seating is limited to 100 participants; first come, first served. Doors open 45 minutes before the program begins and you may save one seat for a friend.

The fourth annual event features Michigan authors and publishing insiders sharing their advice and insight on the craft of writing.  All genres and skill levels are welcome.  Service & Meeting Center, 814 West River Center Dr. NE, Comstock Park, 49321.  Light snacks and lunch will be provided.

The agenda will be posted approximately October 1 and will be linked from this event.

Dr Lisa McNeilly will be offering one-on-one editing throughout the conference. Register here for this 15 minute session.

 

 

 

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

New this year: no registration! Seating is limited to 100 participants; first come, first served.

Oct
19
Sat

KDL Writers Conference: Editing Consultation

9:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 09:00 AM 10/19/2019 01:30 PM America/New_York KDL Writers Conference: Editing Consultation

Pre-registration required.  A one-on-one editing opportunity will be available for limited participants at this season's writers conference. Lisa McNeilly Ph.D., the leader of the Cascade Writers Group, will host 15 minute sessions beginning at 9:00 am throughout the conference, to read, critique and edit your work. To participate, you must have 5 pages of typed work to be edited available no later than October 10. After registration, you will receive an email letting you know when your time slot will be and other details.

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

Pre-registration required.  A one-on-one editing opportunity will be available for limited participants at this season's writers conference.

Oct
19
Sat

Drop-In Tutoring with Sparta Adult Education

9:30 AM to 12:30 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 Sparta Adult Education.

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

Oct
19
Sat

Cardmaking Workshop for Adults

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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Get creative! Use our supplies to make your own cards, stationary or bookmarks.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Krause Memorial Library.

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

Get creative! Use our supplies to make your own cards, stationary or bookmarks.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Krause Memorial Library.

Oct
19
Sat

Fall Fest

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Celebrate the season with Autumn crafts, games and process art activities that focus more on the process and less on the final product.

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

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

Oct
19
Sat

Family Yoga

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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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
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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.

Oct
19
Sat

Harry Potter Party

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 02:00 PM 10/19/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Harry Potter Party

Love Harry Potter and all things Hogwarts?  Join us for magical games, crafts and activities!

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

Love Harry Potter and all things Hogwarts?  Join us for magical games, crafts and activities!

Oct
19
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 PM to 4:00 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
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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.

Oct
19
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
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Drop-in with your friends and make all kinds of creations using the library's building sets.  

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

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