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Monday, January 20, 2020

Jan
20
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:00 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.

Comstock Park Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Comstock Park 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
20
Mon

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 09:30 AM 01/20/2020 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.

Jan
20
Mon

Toddler Time

9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 09:45 AM 01/20/2020 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.

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 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.

Caledonia Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Caledonia 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
20
Mon

Babytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 10:00 AM 01/20/2020 10:30 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.

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial 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
20
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:00 AM to 11:00 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.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township 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
20
Mon

Cascade Friends of the Library Book Discussion: Wolf's Mouth

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 10:00 AM 01/20/2020 11:00 AM America/New_York Cascade Friends of the Library Book Discussion: Wolf's Mouth

Join us for a friendly, informal discussion led by members of the Friends. This month's title is Wolf's Mouth by John Smolens.

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

Join us for a friendly, informal discussion led by members of the Friends. This month's title is Wolf's Mouth by John Smolens.

Jan
20
Mon

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 10:00 AM 01/20/2020 11:00 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.

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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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.

Jan
20
Mon

Family Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

Yoga Storytime

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 10:30 AM 01/20/2020 11:30 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!

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

Babytime

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 10:30 AM 01/20/2020 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.

Jan
20
Mon

Toddler Time

10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 10:45 AM 01/20/2020 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.

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

Toddler Time

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 11:00 AM 01/20/2020 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.

Caledonia Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Caledonia 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
20
Mon

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

11:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 11:30 AM 01/20/2020 12:15 PM 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.

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial 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
20
Mon

Lit Lunch at Cal El

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
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1 staff.

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

1 staff.

Jan
20
Mon

ASD class

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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ASD class from Parkside Elementary comes for a special storytime.

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library svanderhyde@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial Branch

ASD class from Parkside Elementary comes for a special storytime.

Jan
20
Mon

Mindstorms

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 03:00 PM 01/20/2020 05:00 PM America/New_York Mindstorms

This is a drop-in and self-guided event. For ages 10 and up. Build and program robots using the LEGO® Mindstorms EV3 system. Learn about mechanical and software design, loops, conditional statements, problem solving and teamwork skills. Sponsored by Friends of the East Grand Rapids Library.

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

This is a drop-in and self-guided event. For ages 10 and up. Build and program robots using the LEGO® Mindstorms EV3 system.

Jan
20
Mon

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more.

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

Teen Zone

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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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.

Jan
20
Mon

Monday Night Mixers: Dungeons & Dragons®

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 05:30 PM 01/20/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Monday Night Mixers: Dungeons & Dragons®

Pre-registration opens November 18 and is required. This ongoing game offers the chance to work together as a team of adventurers in an ongoing campaign (however, you don’t have to be there every time we play)!

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

Pre-registration opens November 18 and is required. This ongoing game offers the chance to work together as a team of adventurers in an ongoing campaign (however, you don’t have to

Jan
20
Mon

Yarn Bombing

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 06:00 PM 01/20/2020 07:00 PM America/New_York Yarn Bombing

 Pre-registration opens November 18 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Lions & Rabbits will explain the street art of yarn bombing as well as show you basic techniques to knitting the perfect yarn bombed item yourself! [[{"fid":"25113","view_mode":"teaser","fields":{"class":"media-element file-preview","data-delta":"1","format":"teaser","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-preview","data-delta":"1","format":"teaser","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false}},"attributes":{"class":"media-element file-teaser","data-delta":"1"}}]]

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 06:30 PM 01/20/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

Yoga Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 06:30 PM 01/20/2020 07:30 PM 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!

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

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

Jan
20
Mon

KDL Book Club at Mary Free Bed YMCA: The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 07:00 PM 01/20/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York KDL Book Club at Mary Free Bed YMCA: The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry

Join us for a new book club at the Mary Free Bed YMCA. Non-YMCA members are welcome, Kidzone available for children ages 18 months to 10 years.  Meet us in the Board Room, Mary Free Bed YMCA, 5500 Burton St SE, Grand Rapids, 49546. This month's selection is The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce.

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

Join us for a new book club at the Mary Free Bed YMCA. Non-YMCA members are welcome, Kidzone available for children ages 18 months to 10 years.  Meet us in the Board Room,

Jan
20
Mon

KDaLe Tour: Thornapple Brewing Co.

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/20/2020 07:00 PM 01/20/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York KDaLe Tour: Thornapple Brewing Co.

Join the Library for a tour of Thornapple Brewing Co. (6262 28th Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49546), GR’s only full service brewery (brewery, distillery, winery and restaurant).Get a behind the scenes look at how they make their delicious brews and show your library card when you order for a discount on your beverage. For ages 21 and older.

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

Join the Library for a tour of Thornapple Brewing Co. (6262 28th Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49546), GR’s only full service brewery (brewer