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Events

Events

Aug
28
Fri

Meet Up and Eat Up: Alpine Twp. Branch

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/28/2020 12:30 PM 08/28/2020 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.

Aug
31
Mon

Summer Wonder: Wimee's Words

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 08/31/2020 09:30 AM 08/31/2020 10:00 AM America/New_York Summer Wonder: Wimee's Words

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

Aug
31
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up: Alpine Twp. Branch

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/31/2020 12:30 PM 08/31/2020 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.

Aug
31
Mon

Breton Woods Visits (open to the Public)

1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/31/2020 01:30 PM 08/31/2020 03:30 PM America/New_York Breton Woods Visits (open to the Public)

Join the Bookmobile team at Breton Woods Holland Home Campus!

Find engagement and fun 

at the Terrace: 2500 Breton Woods Dr SE 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm

And

at the Ridge: 2772 Pfeiffer Woods Dr  2:45 pm to 3:30 p.m.

Pick up hold requests!

Receive Summer Wonder Materials!

Take a virtual tour of the Bookmobile and so much more!

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

Join the Bookmobile team at Breton Woods Holland Home Campus!

Find engagement and fun 

at the Terrace: 2500 Breton Woods Dr SE 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm

And

Aug
31
Mon

Graphic Novel Book Club:

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/31/2020 06:30 PM 08/31/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Graphic Novel Book Club:

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


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 book discussion!

Sep
2
Wed

Zoom Book Club: Alpine Avenue

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/02/2020 06:30 PM 09/02/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Zoom Book Club: Alpine Avenue

Contact us for Zoom passwords and book selections then join in on fun, informal discussions.

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

Contact us for Zoom passwords and book selections then join in on fun, informal discussions.

Sep
3
Thu

Richter Place Visit (open to the Public)

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/03/2020 12:30 PM 09/03/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Richter Place Visit (open to the Public)

Join the Bookmobile team at Richter Place Apartments!

Located in picturesque Rockford at 9101 Courtland Dr NE, find engagement

and fun when you see the Bookmobile near the main entrance.

Pick up hold requests!

Receive Summer Wonder Materials!

Take a virtual tour of the Bookmobile and so much more!


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

Join the Bookmobile team at Richter Place Apartments!

Located in picturesque Rockford at 9101 Courtland Dr NE, find engagement

Sep
3
Thu

Richter Place Visit (open to the Public)

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/03/2020 12:30 PM 09/03/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Richter Place Visit (open to the Public)

Join the Bookmobile team at Richter Place Apartments!

Located in picturesque Rockford at 9101 Courtland Dr NE, find engagement

and fun when you see the Bookmobile near the main entrance.

Pick up hold requests!

Receive Summer Wonder Materials!

Take a virtual tour of the Bookmobile and so much more!

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

Join the Bookmobile team at Richter Place Apartments!

Located in picturesque Rockford at 9101 Courtland Dr NE, find engagement

Sep
8
Tue

Zoom Book Club: Walker Branch

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 09/08/2020 10:00 AM 09/08/2020 11:00 AM America/New_York Zoom Book Club: Walker Branch

Contact us for Zoom passwords and book selections then join in on fun, informal discussions.

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

Contact us for Zoom passwords and book selections then join in on fun, informal discussions.

Sep
8
Tue

Animal Crossing

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/08/2020 06:00 PM 09/08/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York Animal Crossing

Attention all Animal Crossing New Horizon fans! KDL Staff will open their islands for two hours via Dodo codes for you to explore, play games, and more.  Dodo codes will be shared via Facebook post on the day of the event.  To play this game you must have a Nintendo Switch, own the game, and have Nintendo's monthly online subscription.

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

Attention all Animal Crossing New Horizon fans! KDL Staff will open their islands for two hours via Dodo codes for you to explore, play games, and more.  Dodo codes will be shar