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The Wyoming and Kelloggsville branches will be closed Monday, Nov. 11, for staff training.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Oct
22
Tue

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 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.

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

Oct
22
Tue

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.

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

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

Oct
22
Tue

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.

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.

Oct
22
Tue

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.

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.

Oct
22
Tue

Babytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 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.

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.

Oct
22
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 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.

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
22
Tue

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.

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.

Oct
22
Tue

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 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.

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
22
Tue

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 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.

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
22
Tue

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 11:00 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.

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

Oct
22
Tue

Storytime at Schwallier's Country Basket

10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
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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.

Oct
22
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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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.

Oct
22
Tue

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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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.

Oct
22
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 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.

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.

Oct
22
Tue

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 11:00 AM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

Enhance Fitness Classes

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 11:00 AM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 11:30 AM 10/22/2019 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
22
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 01:00 PM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

Sit-N-Stitch

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 01:00 PM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

Family Storytime

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 01:00 PM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 01:00 PM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

Teen: Solar Luminaries

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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 Assemble and design a luminary using a solar light, a mason jar and a little creativity. All materials and instructions provided. Bring a friend!

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

 Assemble and design a luminary using a solar light, a mason jar and a little creativity. All materials and instructions provided. Bring a friend!

Oct
22
Tue

Early Childhood Essentials: Keeping Kids Safe – Bullying Prevention

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 06:00 PM 10/22/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Keeping Kids Safe – Bullying Prevention

Pre-registration opens August 19 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. This session offers 1.5 hours of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.


Though there are many issues surrounding the complex issues related to bullying, this particular workshop focuses on children who are the targets of hurtful language and bullying behaviors.
 

 

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

Pre-registration opens August 19 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. This sessi

Oct
22
Tue

UPDATED: KDL Uncorked: Kombucha Ladies Night

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 06:00 PM 10/22/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York UPDATED: 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

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

Oct
22
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 06:30 PM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

DIY Decorative Wood Signs

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 06:30 PM 10/22/2019 07:30 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.

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

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

Oct
22
Tue

Internet Safety for Your Family

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 06:30 PM 10/22/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Internet Safety for Your Family

Protect Young Eyes helps parents understand and navigate the dangers children of all ages face online.  Practical advice and tools are shared for a safer experience with mobile devices.

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

Protect Young Eyes helps parents understand and navigate the dangers children of all ages face online.  Practical advice and tools a

Oct
22
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 06:30 PM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 06:30 PM 10/22/2019 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.

Oct
22
Tue

Cascade Writers' Group

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 07:00 PM 10/22/2019 09:00 PM America/New_York Cascade Writers' Group

Aspiring writers looking to give and receive support and feedback are welcome! Interested? Please contact the facilitator, Dr. Lisa McNeilley, at lisa.hope@comcast.net. Group meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month.

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

Aspiring writers looking to give and receive support and feedback are welcome! Interested? Please contact the facilitator, Dr.