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

Monday, December 30, 2019

Dec
30
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 09:30 AM 12/30/2019 10:00 AM 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.

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

Dec
30
Mon

Meet the Sled Dogs

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 10:00 AM 12/30/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Meet the Sled Dogs

Tun-Dra Kennels owners will talk about sled dogs, mushing equipment and the Iditarod. Families can meet the dogs and watch a demonstration outside, weather permitting.

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

Tun-Dra Kennels owners will talk about sled dogs, mushing equipment and the Iditarod. Families can meet the dogs and watch a demonstration outside, weather permitting.

Dec
30
Mon

Sled-in Movie

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 10:00 AM 12/30/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Sled-in Movie

Bring a box to the library and create your own "sled" to sit in while you watch Frozen in style! Feel free to bring a blanket and pillow.

 

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

Bring a box to the library and create your own "sled" to sit in while you watch

Dec
30
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 10:30 AM 12/30/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Dec
30
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 10:30 AM 12/30/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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.

Dec
30
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 10:30 AM 12/30/2019 11:00 AM 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.

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

Dec
30
Mon

Superhero Movie Marathon! Captain America: Civil War​

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 11:00 AM 12/30/2019 01:00 PM America/New_York Superhero Movie Marathon! Captain America: Civil War​

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
30
Mon

Escape Room: Wizards!

1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 01:00 PM 12/30/2019 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.

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt 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
30
Mon

KDL Lab Experience: Magical Menagerie

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 01:00 PM 12/30/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Magical Menagerie

Embark on a fantastical quest to a land full of unicorns, dragons and more! Adventurers in the Magical Menagerie will see how far their dragon flyer can soar, conquer the troll bridge challenge, construct their own
magical gardens and explore the secrets of unicorns.

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

Embark on a fantastical quest to a land full of unicorns, dragons and more!

Dec
30
Mon

Experience VR @ KDL

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 01:00 PM 12/30/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Experience VR @ KDL

Experience virtual reality with the Oculus Rift headset and Touch controllers. Enjoy a variety of games and virtual experiences. This is a first come, first play program so don't delay!

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

Experience virtual reality with the Oculus Rift headset and Touch controllers. Enjoy a variety of games and virtual experiences.

Dec
30
Mon

Escape Room: Wizards!

2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 02:00 PM 12/30/2019 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.

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt 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
30
Mon

Superhero Movie Marathon! Spider-Man: Homecoming

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 02:00 PM 12/30/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York Superhero Movie Marathon! Spider-Man: Homecoming

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
30
Mon

Escape Room: Wizards!

3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 03:00 PM 12/30/2019 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.

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt 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
30
Mon

Escape Room: Wizards!

4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 04:00 PM 12/30/2019 04:45 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.

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt 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
30
Mon

Pokémon® Club

4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 04:00 PM 12/30/2019 04:45 PM America/New_York Pokémon® Club

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

Cascade Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Cascade Township 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
30
Mon

Teen Zone

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 04:00 PM 12/30/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

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

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

Dec
30
Mon

Escape Room: Wizards!

5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 05:00 PM 12/30/2019 05:45 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.

Englehardt Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Englehardt 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
30
Mon

Monday Night Mixers: Board Games

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 05:30 PM 12/30/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Monday Night Mixers: Board Games

Relax and play cooperative or competitive tabletop board games and card games! Free play of available titles (or bring your own!) A game will be taught for the first hour every week, but free play will be open the whole time.

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

Relax and play cooperative or competitive tabletop board games and card games!

Dec
30
Mon

Escape Room: Wizards!

6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Add to Calendar 12/30/2019 06:00 PM 12/30/2019 06:45 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.

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