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The Kentwood branch will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 10, for staff training.

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Dec
7
Sat

Gift Quality Used Book Sale

9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
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Just in time for holiday shopping - gently used books in like new condition for everyone on your list!

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

Just in time for holiday shopping - gently used books in like new condition for everyone on your list!

Dec
7
Sat

Caledonia Friends of the Library Book Sale

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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

Great used books at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Dec
7
Sat

Friends of the Englehardt Library Used Book Sale

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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Looking for great holiday gifts that can be opened again and again? Come shop the Friends of the Englehardt Library Used Book Sale? All hardcover books, DVDs, CDs and audiobooks are $1.00. All paperbacks are $.50. Good reads at great prices! All Friends of the Englehardt Library receive a 50% discount with their Friends membership card.

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

Looking for great holiday gifts that can be opened again and again? Come shop the Friends of the Englehardt Library Used Book Sale? All hardcover books, DVDs, CDs and audiobooks are $1.00.

Dec
7
Sat

5th Annual Gingerbread House Contest

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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Show off your creative gingerbread masterpiece! Contest entries will be accepted in four categories and prizes will be awarded in each category by popular vote and by judges' choice. Showcase entries should be on a sturdy base no larger than 15" by 15" and may be dropped off during branch open hours from Monday, December 2 through Saturday, December 14.  Cast your vote for your favorite entry from Monday, December 16 through Saturday, December 21. Stop in at the branch to pick up contest details and an entry form.


Categories and rules: Decorations must be edible, only the base can be non-edible. Entries in the teen, adult and families/group categories must be made of gingerbread. Entries in the kids' category may be made of graham crackers.

  • kids age 11 and under
  • teens age 12-17
  • adults
  • families or groups

 

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

Show off your creative gingerbread masterpiece! Contest entries will be accepted in four categories and prizes will be awarded in each category by popular vote and by judges' choice.

Dec
7
Sat

Snowflake Social at Woodland Mall

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Put on your fanciest Snowflake regalia and come join the fun at the Snowflake Social with Santa in the Woodland Mall.

https://www.facebook.com/events/463134604309850/

 

Visit the KDL table to  register for a Library card, check out the newest winter programming guide and make a fun snowflake craft!

 

Can't wait to see you!


Kent District Library jhuston-swanson@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY

Put on your fanciest Snowflake regalia and come join the fun at the Snowflake Social with Santa in the Woodland Mall.

Dec
7
Sat

Pokémon® Club

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Bring your Pokémon® cards to trade or battle with friends. A few decks will be provided for players to learn how to play.

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

Bring your Pokémon® cards to trade or battle with friends. A few decks will be provided for players to learn how to play.

Dec
7
Sat

Family Yoga

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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Space is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 15 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 15 minutes before the program begins. Family yoga is an all-ages activity with a focus on the benefits of mindfulness.

Dec
7
Sat

KDL Hosting Girls Scouts Local Council Information Meeting

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
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Come meet representatives from the Girl Scouts Michigan Shore to Shore Council in the program room of the Kentwood branch.

 

This  "Taste of Girl Scouts" event will introduce interested families to the fun programs and events  as well as provide information about area troops available through the Council.

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

Come meet representatives from the Girl Scouts Michigan Shore to Shore Council in the program room of the Kentwood branch.

 

Dec
7
Sat

Teen Exam Cram

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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For teens in grades 9-12. Come to the library for a concentrated study jam. While you prep for exams you can enjoy delicious snacks and stress relief activities. Bring your assignments, study partners and your brain. 

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

For teens in grades 9-12. Come to the library for a concentrated study jam. While you prep for exams you can enjoy delicious snacks and stress relief activities.

Dec
7
Sat

KDL Hosting Girls Scouts Local Council Information Meeting

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
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Come meet representatives from the Girl Scouts Michigan Shore to Shore Council in the program room of the Gaines branch.

 

This  "Taste of Girl Scouts" event will introduce interested families to the fun programs and events  as well as provide information about area troops available through the Council.

Gaines Township Branch
Kent District Library jhuston-swanson@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Gaines Township Branch

Come meet representatives from the Girl Scouts Michigan Shore to Shore Council in the program room of the Gaines branch.

 

Dec
7
Sat

Teen Zone: Holiday Gift Crafting

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
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Craft some gifts for the holiday season at this Teen Zone event!

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

Craft some gifts for the holiday season at this Teen Zone event!

Dec
7
Sat

Gingerbread Lane

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Pre-registration opens November 18 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.


Jump into the holiday spirit with some family-friendly festivities! Listen to seasonal music while each child builds their own simple gingerbread house.

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

Pre-registration opens November 18 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.