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

Friday, December 27, 2019

Dec
27
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 09:30 AM 12/27/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

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

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

Dec
27
Fri

Drop-In Tutoring with Sparta Adult Education

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 09:30 AM 12/27/2019 12:30 PM America/New_York Drop-In Tutoring with Sparta Adult Education

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.

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

Dec
27
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 09:30 AM 12/27/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

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

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

Dec
27
Fri

Yoga Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 10:00 AM 12/27/2019 10:30 AM America/New_York Yoga Storytime

Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises. The library has a limited number of yoga mats. First come, first served. Please bring your own if possible and join us!

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

Breathe, bend and read together with stories, rhymes and songs. Children will develop literacy and coping skills with simple poses and mindfulness exercises.

Dec
27
Fri

Stellar Movie Marathon: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 10:00 AM 12/27/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Stellar Movie Marathon: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

Bring your own blankets and snacks as we screen the original Star Wars® Trilogy!

 

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

Bring your own blankets and snacks as we screen the original Star Wars® Trilogy!

Dec
27
Fri

Escape Room: Wizards!

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 10:00 AM 12/27/2019 10:45 AM America/New_York Escape Room: Wizards!

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

Just in time for holiday break, Escape Rooms On the Go brings their latest challenge: Wizards! Sign up as a group or meet new teammates for a fun, collaborative 45 minute challenge. Follow clues to avoid the magic and spells.  Sessions start promptly at the top of the hour and late entry is not allowed.  Children age 8-12 are welcome if accompanied by an adult.

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

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required.

Dec
27
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 10:30 AM 12/27/2019 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.

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

Dec
27
Fri

Superhero Movie Marathon! Thor: Dark World

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 11:00 AM 12/27/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Superhero Movie Marathon! Thor: Dark World

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
27
Fri

Escape Room: Wizards!

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 11:00 AM 12/27/2019 11:45 AM America/New_York Escape Room: Wizards!

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Just in time for holiday break, Escape Rooms On the Go brings their latest challenge: Wizards! Sign up as a group or meet new teammates for a fun, collaborative 45 minute challenge. Follow clues to avoid the magic and spells.  Sessions start promptly at the top of the hour and late entry is not allowed.  Children age 8-12 are welcome if accompanied by an adult.

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

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration bu

Dec
27
Fri

Escape Room: Wizards!

12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 12:00 PM 12/27/2019 12:45 PM America/New_York Escape Room: Wizards!

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Just in time for holiday break, Escape Rooms On the Go brings their latest challenge: Wizards! Sign up as a group or meet new teammates for a fun, collaborative 45 minute challenge. Follow clues to avoid the magic and spells.  Sessions start promptly at the top of the hour and late entry is not allowed.  Children age 8-12 are welcome if accompanied by an adult.

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

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration bu

Dec
27
Fri

Mahjongg at the Library

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 01:00 PM 12/27/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York Mahjongg at the Library

Join us on Friday afternoons for American Mahjongg: a game of skill, strategy, and calculation. All skill levels welcome. Bring your own mahjongg set or borrow ours. Seating is limited.

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

Join us on Friday afternoons for American Mahjongg: a game of skill, strategy, and calculation. All skill levels welcome. Bring your own mahjongg set or borrow ours. Seating is limited.

Dec
27
Fri

Escape Room: Wizards!

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 01:00 PM 12/27/2019 01:45 PM America/New_York Escape Room: Wizards!

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Just in time for holiday break, Escape Rooms On the Go brings their latest challenge: Wizards! Sign up as a group or meet new teammates for a fun, collaborative 45 minute challenge. Follow clues to avoid the magic and spells.  Sessions start promptly at the top of the hour and late entry is not allowed.  Children age 8-12 are welcome if accompanied by an adult.

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

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration bu

Dec
27
Fri

KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 01:00 PM 12/27/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

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

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

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

Dec
27
Fri

Scrabble for Seniors

1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 01:00 PM 12/27/2019 03:30 PM America/New_York Scrabble for Seniors

Sit down and enjoy a word game, unplugged, with other fans.  All ages and skill levels welcome!

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

Sit down and enjoy a word game, unplugged, with other fans.  All ages and skill levels welcome!

Dec
27
Fri

Stellar Movie Marathon: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 01:00 PM 12/27/2019 03:30 PM America/New_York Stellar Movie Marathon: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Bring your own blankets and snacks as we screen the original Star Wars® Trilogy!

 

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

Bring your own blankets and snacks as we screen the original Star Wars® Trilogy!

Dec
27
Fri

Nature Ornaments

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 02:00 PM 12/27/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York Nature Ornaments

Continue celebrating the holiday season by experimenting with natural materials like tree slices and pinecones to create an ornament. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to assist their children as they make these works of art! Each participant will leave with 2-3 nature ornaments to display. Pre-registration is appreciated.

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

Continue celebrating the holiday season by experimenting with natural materials like tree slices and pinecones to create an ornament.

Dec
27
Fri

Escape Room: Wizards!

2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 02:00 PM 12/27/2019 02:45 PM America/New_York Escape Room: Wizards!

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Just in time for holiday break, Escape Rooms On the Go brings their latest challenge: Wizards! Sign up as a group or meet new teammates for a fun, collaborative 45 minute challenge. Follow clues to avoid the magic and spells.  Sessions start promptly at the top of the hour and late entry is not allowed.  Children age 8-12 are welcome if accompanied by an adult.

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

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration bu

Dec
27
Fri

Superhero Movie Marathon! Captain America: Winter Soldier

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 02:00 PM 12/27/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Superhero Movie Marathon! Captain America: Winter Soldier

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
27
Fri

Teen Zone: Bad Movie Edition

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 02:30 PM 12/27/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Bad Movie Edition

Bad movies can be a good time! Unwind and enjoy a truly terrible movie at the library. We'll provide the snacks, you provide the snark.

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

Bad movies can be a good time! Unwind and enjoy a truly terrible movie at the library. We'll provide the snacks, you provide the snark.

Dec
27
Fri

Escape Room: Wizards!

3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 03:00 PM 12/27/2019 03:45 PM America/New_York Escape Room: Wizards!

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Just in time for holiday break, Escape Rooms On the Go brings their latest challenge: Wizards! Sign up as a group or meet new teammates for a fun, collaborative 45 minute challenge. Follow clues to avoid the magic and spells.  Sessions start promptly at the top of the hour and late entry is not allowed.  Children age 8-12 are welcome if accompanied by an adult.

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

Pre-registration for individual teens and adults opens November 18 and is required. (Groups: please sign up each person) When the waitlist is full, the registration bu

Dec
27
Fri

Teen Zone: After Hours Library Laser Tag

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/27/2019 05:00 PM 12/27/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: After Hours Library Laser Tag

Pre-registration is required and opens November 18. Laser Tag in the Library. Space is limited in this amazing, after hours team event! 

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

Pre-registration is required and opens November 18. Laser Tag in the Library. Space is limited in this amazing, after hours team event!