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Events

Events

Jun
20
Wed

Ethics Book Club: Stop the Next War Now

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/20/2018 06:30 PM 06/20/2018 08:00 PM America/New_York Ethics Book Club: Stop the Next War Now

Join us for a thoughtful, candid and lively discussion of books ranging in topics from current affairs, the environment, philosophy, religion, culture, race, gender and economics. The book selection for June is: Stop the Next War Now: Effective Responses to Violence and Terrorism by Medea Benjamin and Jodie Evans, editors.

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

Join us for a thoughtful, candid and lively discussion of books ranging in topics from current affairs, the environment, philosophy, religion, culture, race, gender and economics.

Jun
20
Wed

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/20/2018 06:30 PM 06/20/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Ruff Readers

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler. Kids read their favorite book and the pooches curl up, listen and enjoy.  Arrive 15 minutes early to sign in and secure a time slot.  First come, first served.  Sponsored by Bissell.

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

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler.

Jun
20
Wed

Bubble Wonders

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/20/2018 06:30 PM 06/20/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Bubble Wonders

Experience amazing tricks with a visit to the world of bubbleology. This program is part science, part art, part inspiration and 100% fun. See bubble caterpillars, volcanos and even see a kid inside a bubble!

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

Experience amazing tricks with a visit to the world of bubbleology. This program is part science, part art, part inspiration and 100% fun.

Jun
20
Wed

A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/20/2018 06:30 PM 06/20/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York A Magic Show with Tom Plunkard

Tom Plunkard's entertaining and hilarious show includes animals, audience involvement and amazing magic.

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

Tom Plunkard's entertaining and hilarious show includes animals, audience involvement and amazing magic.

Jun
21
Thu

Babytime

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Add to Calendar 06/21/2018 09:30 AM 06/21/2018 10:15 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.

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

Jun
21
Thu

Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Add to Calendar 06/21/2018 10:00 AM 06/21/2018 10:45 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.

 

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

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

Jun
21
Thu

Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/21/2018 10:00 AM 06/21/2018 11:00 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.

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

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

Jun
21
Thu

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/21/2018 10:00 AM 06/21/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Family Storytime

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

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

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

Jun
21
Thu

Movin' and Groovin' with Miss May

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/21/2018 10:00 AM 06/21/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Movin' and Groovin' with Miss May

Join us for a very special family event! Miss May (May Erlewine) and her band will have us singing and dancing, laughing and clapping as she performs a wide variety of memorable songs.

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

Join us for a very special family event! Miss May (May Erlewine) and her band will have us singing and dancing, laughing and clapping as she performs a wide variety of memorable songs.

Jun
21
Thu

Rockin' with Pete the Cat

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/21/2018 10:00 AM 06/21/2018 11:00 AM America/New_York Rockin' with Pete the Cat

We are super excited about our Pete the Cat Storytime. It's going to be groovy! We'll read Pete the Cat stories, enjoy making some Pete-inspired crafts and sing and dance to silly songs.  As Pete says, "It's all good."

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

We are super excited about our Pete the Cat Storytime. It's going to be groovy!