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Monday, July 13, 2020

Jul
13
Mon

Summer Wonder: Wimee's Words

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
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Watch this event online. "Wimee's Words" is an interactive LIVE kids show that encourages imagination, vocabulary building, and storytelling through puppetry, music, andwordplay. Join the educational fun where YOUR ideas could become part of the show! 

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

Watch this event online. "Wimee's Words" is an interactive LIVE kids show that encourages imagination, vocabulary building

Jul
13
Mon

YMCA outreach

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 10:00 AM 07/13/2020 10:30 AM America/New_York YMCA outreach

Ashley and Nanette provide activity bags and learning sheets to 70 kids at YMCA.

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

Ashley and Nanette provide activity bags and learning sheets to 70 kids at YMCA.

Jul
13
Mon

Summer Wonder: Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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Watch this event online.  Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills.

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

Watch this event online.  Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to

Jul
13
Mon

IG Live: Book Talks

11:00 AM to 11:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 11:00 AM 07/13/2020 11:30 PM America/New_York IG Live: Book Talks

Watch from KDL's Instagram page. Learn about great books to read and other materials to enjoy through expert recommendations from KDL Librarians.

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

Watch from KDL's Instagram page. Learn about great books to read and other materials to enjoy through exp

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Plainfield Twp. Branch

11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 11:15 AM 07/13/2020 12:00 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Plainfield Twp. Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Kentwood Branch

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 11:30 AM 07/13/2020 12:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Kentwood Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Gaines Twp. Branch

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 11:30 AM 07/13/2020 12:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Gaines Twp. Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Bloomfield Townhomes Meet Up and Eat Up with the Bookmobile!

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 11:30 AM 07/13/2020 12:30 PM America/New_York Bloomfield Townhomes Meet Up and Eat Up with the Bookmobile!

The Bookmobile is pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the Bookmobile to take home so you can eat up while you read up!

Find the Bookmobile team at Bloomfield Townhomes:

1695 Bloomfield Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508

Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each visit.

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Bookmobile
Kent District Library bookmobile@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Bookmobile

The Bookmobile is pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Comstock Park Branch

12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 12:00 PM 07/13/2020 12:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Comstock Park Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Outreach to Aldersgate, books, video, craft/activity

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
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one staff person

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

one staff person

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Spencer Twp. Branch

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 12:30 PM 07/13/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Spencer Twp. Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Walker Branch

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 12:30 PM 07/13/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Walker Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Nelson Twp./Sand Lake Branch

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 12:30 PM 07/13/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Nelson Twp./Sand Lake Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Alpine Twp. Branch

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 12:30 PM 07/13/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Alpine Twp. Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Tyrone Twp. Branch

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 12:30 PM 07/13/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Tyrone Twp. Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Wyoming

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 01:00 PM 07/13/2020 02:00 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up: Wyoming

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program. Anyone 18 years old and younger may pick up a free lunch and Summer Wonder reading materials at the library to take home so you can eat up while you read up! Please follow the physical/social distancing guidelines posted at each pick up location.

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Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Wyoming Branch and KDL Talking Book & Braille Center

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jul
13
Mon

Summer Wonder: Graphic Novel Club - Cardboard Kingdom

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 02:00 PM 07/13/2020 03:00 PM America/New_York Summer Wonder: Graphic Novel Club - Cardboard Kingdom

Pre-registration required. If you love to read and discover new books, join us for a graphic novel discussion! This week we will explore Cardboard Kingdom by Chad Sell with fun questions and activities. If you are unable to join us live, check out discussion questions and activities to do on your own.


An email address is required for registration in order to send information on accessing the book, as well as how to join us on Zoom. This program will be moderated by KDL staff and you will have the option of participating with or without video. Parents are encouraged to read book reviews of each week’s chosen title in advance to determine if the book is one their child will enjoy.

 

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

Pre-registration required. If you love to read and discover new books, join us for a graphic novel discussion!

Jul
13
Mon

Summer Wonder: Rhyme Time Music and Movement

7:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 07:30 PM 07/13/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York Summer Wonder: Rhyme Time Music and Movement

Watch this event online. Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills.

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

Watch this event online. Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities

Jul
13
Mon

IG Live: Book Talks

8:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/13/2020 08:00 PM 07/13/2020 08:30 PM America/New_York IG Live: Book Talks

Watch from KDL's Instagram page. Learn about great books to read and other materials to enjoy through expert recommendations from KDL Librarians.

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

Watch from KDL's Instagram page. Learn about great books to read and other materials to enjoy through exp