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KDL branches that usually open at noon on Tuesdays will remain closed all day. All other KDL branches will close at 3 p.m. On Wednesday, all branches will open at noon. The KDaLe tour of DeHop's has been cancelled.

Events

Events

Jan
15
Tue

Teen Zone: Terrariums

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 03:30 PM 01/15/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Terrariums

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to make your own tiny garden.

Tyrone Township Branch
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Tyrone Township Branch

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to make your own tiny garden.

Jan
15
Tue

CANCELLED: Cabin Fever Cupcakes

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:00 PM 01/15/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York CANCELLED: Cabin Fever Cupcakes

Please check back soon for a rescheduled date. All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.


Is it summer yet? Fight Cabin Fever with cupcakes! Teens are encouraged to sport their beachiest resort wear (no bikinis, must wear shoes) and decorate a summer themed cupcake. Be sure to top your outfit off with a coat and boots to make your way over!

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

Please check back soon for a rescheduled date. All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.

Jan
17
Thu

Teen Zone

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2019 03:00 PM 01/17/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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

Grandville Branch
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Grandville 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
17
Thu

Teen Zone

3:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2019 03:15 PM 01/17/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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

East Grand Rapids Branch
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East Grand Rapids 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
17
Thu

Storm Chaser

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/17/2019 06:30 PM 01/17/2019 08:00 PM America/New_York Storm Chaser

West Michigan based storm chaser William Oosterbaan shares footage from Tornado Alley. Learn how he captures valuable research data and chases after supercell thunderstorms to witness how they produce tornadoes.

Alto Branch
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Alto Branch

West Michigan based storm chaser William Oosterbaan shares footage from Tornado Alley.

Jan
19
Sat

Dungeons & Dragons: The Campaign

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/19/2019 10:00 AM 01/19/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York Dungeons & Dragons: The Campaign

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. Start at level one and play an ongoing game of D&D each month. Materials provided.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Pre-registration opens November 19 and is required. Start at level one and play an ongoing game of D&D each month. Materials provided.

Jan
19
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/19/2019 01:30 PM 01/19/2019 02:30 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

No heavy lifting required for these robots. Cubelets are robot blocks that connect together to create quirky little robots. Come and explore these bots to see what cool tricks and moves you can make the bots do by combining different cubes.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

No heavy lifting required for these robots. Cubelets are robot blocks that connect together to create quirky little robots.

Jan
21
Mon

Teen Zone

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/21/2019 04:00 PM 01/21/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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
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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
22
Tue

Teen Zone

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/22/2019 03:30 PM 01/22/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone

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

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial 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
22
Tue

Teen Zone: Zip, Zap, Zoom Chip Taste-Off

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/22/2019 03:30 PM 01/22/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Zip, Zap, Zoom Chip Taste-Off

Learn about types of energy with our energy science KDL Lab Experience, then exert your own energy eating chips during our chip taste-off!

Tyrone Township Branch
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Tyrone Township Branch

Learn about types of energy with our energy science KDL Lab Experience, then exert your own energy eating chips during our chip taste-off!