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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Jan
8
Wed

Baby Mama Support Group

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
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All moms and babies welcome - join this maternal support group for 45 minutes of baby play, bonding with other mothers, and special guests from the Kent County Health Department to answer your questions.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

All moms and babies welcome - join this maternal support group for 45 minutes of baby play, bonding with other mothers, and special guests from the Kent County Health Department to answer your ques

Jan
8
Wed

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.

Spencer Township Branch
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Spencer Township Branch

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

Jan
8
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 10:30 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.

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids 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.

Jan
8
Wed

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.

Comstock Park Branch
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Comstock Park Branch

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

Jan
8
Wed

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.

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

Preschoolers enjoy stories, rhymes, music, movement and more as they build their early literacy skills and develop a love of reading.

Jan
8
Wed

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.

Jan
8
Wed

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 10:00 AM 01/08/2020 10:30 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.

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

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills.

Jan
8
Wed

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
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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.

Jan
8
Wed

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
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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.

Jan
8
Wed

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 10:00 AM 01/08/2020 10:45 AM America/New_York Preschool Storytime

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.

Jan
8
Wed

Toddler Time

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 10:30 AM 01/08/2020 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.

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

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills.

Jan
8
Wed

Sensory Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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This sensory-based storytime encourages your child to explore their senses with an introduction of rhymes, stories and songs followed by hands-on exploratory sensory play. For ages 6 and under with an adult.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

This sensory-based storytime encourages your child to explore their senses with an introduction of rhymes, stories and songs followed by hands-on exploratory sensory play.

Jan
8
Wed

Babytime

11:00 AM to 11:45 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.

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

Jan
8
Wed

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 11:00 AM 01/08/2020 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.

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

Jan
8
Wed

Family Storytime

11:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 11:30 AM 01/08/2020 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.

Jan
8
Wed

Faith Meets Fiction Book Discussion: Here If You Need Me

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 01:30 PM 01/08/2020 02:30 PM America/New_York Faith Meets Fiction Book Discussion: Here If You Need Me

Join us for an informal discussion of a faith-based book. This month's selection is Here If You Need Me by Kate Braestrup.

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

Join us for an informal discussion of a faith-based book. This month's selection is Here If You Need Me by Kate Braestrup.

Jan
8
Wed

Sensory Storytime

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
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Sensory storytime for students in the ASD classroom at Paris Ridge Elementary.

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

Sensory storytime for students in the ASD classroom at Paris Ridge Elementary.

Jan
8
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: Series

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

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

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

Jan
8
Wed

Teen Zone: Duct Tape Creations

3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
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Duct tape wallets, bracelets and more! Create what you'd like with our supplies and how-to guides.

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

Duct tape wallets, bracelets and more! Create what you'd like with our supplies and how-to guides.

Jan
8
Wed

Teen Zone: Switch It Up Wednesdays!

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
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Come to the library for a weekly Nintendo Switch® Tournament.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Come to the library for a weekly Nintendo Switch® Tournament.

Jan
8
Wed

Drop-In Tutoring with Sparta Adult Education

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 04:00 PM 01/08/2020 08:00 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.

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

Jan
8
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: A Journey Through Time

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 04:00 PM 01/08/2020 05:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: A Journey Through Time

Travel through time and around the world at your local library! As a Time Traveler you will learn how to build structures like those first created in Ancient Civilizations such as Egypt or Greece. You can embrace your creative side with some funky, fun Medieval art. You will even learn how to write in one of the many ancient languages of our world! Disclaimer - actual time travel pending completion of a working time machine.

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

Travel through time and around the world at your local library! As a Time Traveler you will learn how to build structures like those first created in Ancient Civilizations such as Egypt or Greece.

Jan
8
Wed

Alpine Avenue Book Club: Plainsong

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 06:30 PM 01/08/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Alpine Avenue Book Club: Plainsong

Get more out of reading!  Join us for a friendly, informal discussion and good company with great books. This month's selection is Plainsong by Kent Haruf.

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

Get more out of reading!  Join us for a friendly, informal discussion and good company with great books. This month's selection is Plainsong by Kent Haruf.

Jan
8
Wed

Englehardt Night Owls: Nine Perfect Strangers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Join us for a lively book discussion. Please note, if Lowell Area Schools is cancelled for the day, Night Owls will not meet. This month's selection is Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty.

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

Join us for a lively book discussion. Please note, if Lowell Area Schools is cancelled for the day, Night Owls will not meet.

Jan
8
Wed

Macramé Knots: Building on the Basics

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/08/2020 06:30 PM 01/08/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Macramé Knots: Building on the Basics

Pre-registration is required and opens November 18. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Build on what you learned in Macramé for Beginners with Lions & Rabbits. Each student will create a unique macramé project to take home.  New to knots? You are welcome too!
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Nelson Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Nelson Township Branch

Pre-registration is required and opens November 18.