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Our summer hours start this weekend: All KDL branches will be closed Sundays from May 27 through Sept. 2. We will also be closed Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day.

Events

Events

Jun
7
Thu

Alohomora! Unlock Your Harry Potter Drawing Skills

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/07/2018 06:30 PM 06/07/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Alohomora! Unlock Your Harry Potter Drawing Skills

Corinne Roberts, local illustration artist, is back with a family friendly, Harry Potter drawing session.  Parents or guardians are strongly encouraged to attend and assist their children

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

Corinne Roberts, local illustration artist, is back with a family friendly, Harry Potter drawing session.

Jun
8
Fri

Sensory Playtime

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2018 09:30 AM 06/08/2018 11:30 AM America/New_York Sensory Playtime

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

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

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

Jun
8
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2018 10:00 AM 06/08/2018 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.

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

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

Jun
8
Fri

Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2018 10:00 AM 06/08/2018 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.

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

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

Jun
8
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2018 10:30 AM 06/08/2018 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.

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

Jun
8
Fri

Rhyme Time Music and Movement

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2018 10:30 AM 06/08/2018 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.

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

Jun
9
Sat

Touch a Truck

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/09/2018 10:00 AM 06/09/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Touch a Truck

Program will be held at Alpine Township Sports Complex, 1850 Alpine Church Rd NW, Comstock Park, MI 49321. A close up look at big trucks! There will be an assortment of awesome vehicles on hand to explore, plus the pros who operate them. Decorate your own hard hat.

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

Program will be held at Alpine Township Sports Complex, 1850 Alpine Church Rd NW, Comstock Park, MI 49321. A close up look at big trucks!

Jun
9
Sat

Community Flag Day Observance

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/09/2018 10:30 AM 06/09/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Community Flag Day Observance

Join the local Cub Scout Troop and members of the American Legion in honoring our nation's flag, followed by refreshments in the community room. Sponsored by Gleaner Life Insurance of Grand Arbor.

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

Join the local Cub Scout Troop and members of the American Legion in honoring our nation's flag, followed by refreshments in the community room.

Jun
9
Sat

Summer Reading Teen Crew Orientation

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/09/2018 11:00 AM 06/09/2018 12:00 PM America/New_York Summer Reading Teen Crew Orientation

Enthusiastic and energetic teen volunteers are wanted to help with Summer Reading at KDL. Fun times are guaranteed, with the added benefit of service experience! Registration is required via a paper application. Applications available after May 1. Visit your local branch for applications deadline and more details.

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

Enthusiastic and energetic teen volunteers are wanted to help with Summer Reading at KDL. Fun times are guaranteed, with the added benefit of service experience!

Jun
9
Sat

KDL LAB Experience: Mobile Manufacturing Lab

1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/09/2018 01:30 PM 06/09/2018 03:30 PM America/New_York KDL LAB Experience: Mobile Manufacturing Lab

Experience real manufacturing equipment, watch this great technology in action and try welding in virtual reality.  This will all take place in the Mobile Manufacturing Lab from GRCC’s Tassell M-TEC.  For all ages.

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

Experience real manufacturing equipment, watch this great technology in action and try welding in virtual reality.  This will all take place in the Mobile Manufacturing Lab from GRCC’s Tassell