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

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Dec
21
Sat

Superhero Movie Marathon! Captain Marvel

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Join us for a Winter Break Marvel™ Movie Marathon! We will be showing all of the movies in chronological order. Feel free to bring a blanket and/or pillow and snacks to enjoy this action-packed series of movies!

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

Join us for a Winter Break Marvel™ Movie Marathon! We will be showing all of the movies in chronological order.

Dec
21
Sat

5th Annual Gingerbread House Contest

9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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An annual favorite! Contest entries will be displayed in four categories and prizes will be awarded in each category by popular vote and by judges' choice. Cast your vote for your favorite entry in Byron Twp. Library's Gingerbread House Contest from Monday, December 16 through Saturday, December 21.


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

An annual favorite! Contest entries will be displayed in four categories and prizes will be awarded in each category by popular vote and by judges' choice.

Dec
21
Sat

Gingerbread Lane

10:00 AM to 12:00 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.

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

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

Dec
21
Sat

Holiday Craft Extravaganza

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Create fun, festive holiday crafts! A variety of crafts will allow children of all ages to make something wonderful. Drop in and get creative!

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

Create fun, festive holiday crafts! A variety of crafts will allow children of all ages to make something wonderful. Drop in and get creative!

Dec
21
Sat

Winter Wonderland Puppet Concert!

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Pre-registration required. Please register each participant. When the waitlist is full, registration is closed and the buttons disappear.


Join us at the Kent ISD Educational Service Center  for an interactive, all ages winter holiday show featuring Kevin and the puppet crew. The show is filled with many well-known winter holiday songs and a couple originals. (The Grand Room, 2930 Knapp St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525). In partnership with Grand Rapids Public Library and Kent ISD. [[{"fid":"25903","view_mode":"default","fields":{"class":"media-element file-teaser","data-delta":"1","format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false},"type":"media","field_deltas":{"1":{"class":"media-element file-teaser","data-delta":"1","format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false}},"attributes":{"class":"media-element file-default","data-delta":"1"}}]]Before and after the performance, check out the Bookmobile!

                                                   

                                    

 

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

Pre-registration required. Please register each participant. When the waitlist is full, registration is closed and the buttons disappear.

Dec
21
Sat

Gingerbread Lane

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Pre-registration 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.

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

Pre-registration required.

Dec
21
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
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.

Dec
21
Sat

Superhero Movie Marathon! Iron Man

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/21/2019 12:00 PM 12/21/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Superhero Movie Marathon! Iron Man

Join us for a Winter Break Marvel™ Movie Marathon! We will be showing all of the movies in chronological order. Feel free to bring a blanket and/or pillow and snacks to enjoy this action-packed series of movies!

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

Join us for a Winter Break Marvel™ Movie Marathon! We will be showing all of the movies in chronological order.

Dec
21
Sat

Superhero Movie Marathon! Iron Man 2

2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/21/2019 02:30 PM 12/21/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Superhero Movie Marathon! Iron Man 2

Join us for a Winter Break Marvel™ Movie Marathon! We will be showing all of the movies in chronological order. Feel free to bring a blanket and/or pillow and snacks to enjoy this action-packed series of movies!

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

Join us for a Winter Break Marvel™ Movie Marathon! We will be showing all of the movies in chronological order.