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We are closed but book drops reopen June 8. Curbside service begins Jun 15. Visit our Coronavirus page for updates.

Events

Events

Jun
8
Mon

Summer Wonder: Wimee's Words

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2020 09:30 AM 06/08/2020 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

Jun
8
Mon

Summer Wonder: Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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Watch this event online. Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

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

Watch this event online. Read and sing together as a family.

Jun
8
Mon

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2020 12:00 PM 06/08/2020 12:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up!

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 enjoy a free lunch at the library. Eat up while you read up!

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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.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

Jun
8
Mon

Transforming Lives: CASA Volunteer Opportunity Virtual Information Meeting

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2020 12:00 PM 06/08/2020 01:00 PM America/New_York Transforming Lives: CASA Volunteer Opportunity Virtual Information Meeting

Find out how to volunteer with CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) in order to advocate for and assist children

in Kent County's Foster Care system by joining an information session via Zoom.

Participants will learn more about the role of a CASA volunteer, the application and training process as well as how

the Kent District Library will support your efforts through access to resources, meeting spaces and programming.

To join the Zoom meeting with CASA staff and a KDL representative, please email Angela Brown at angela.brown@kentcountymi.gov.

We can't wait to meet you!

 

https://www.kdl.org/blog/transformational-opportunity-spotlight-casa-kent-county

 


Kent District Library angela.brown@kentcountymi.gov MM/DD/YYYY

Find out how to volunteer with CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) in order to advocate for and assist children

Jun
8
Mon

Summer Wonder: Chapter Book Club - Mad Wolf’s Daughter

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2020 02:00 PM 06/08/2020 03:00 PM America/New_York Summer Wonder: Chapter Book Club - Mad Wolf’s Daughter

Pre-registration required. If you love to read and discover new books, join us for a chapter book discussion! This week we will explore Mad Wolf’s Daughter by Diane Magras 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 chapter book discussion!

Jun
8
Mon

Summer Wonder: Rhyme Time Music and Movement

7:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/08/2020 07:30 PM 06/08/2020 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

Jun
9
Tue

Summer Wonder: Wimee's Words

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Calendar 06/09/2020 09:30 AM 06/09/2020 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

Jun
9
Tue

Summer Wonder: Juggling Funny Stories!

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 06/09/2020 10:00 AM 06/09/2020 10:30 AM America/New_York Summer Wonder: Juggling Funny Stories!

Watch this event online. Award-winning family entertainer Chris Fascione brings literature to life with boundless energy and humor, receiving rave reviews from children, parents and librarians alike. 

Online
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Online
Jun
9
Tue

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/09/2020 12:00 PM 06/09/2020 12:30 PM America/New_York Meet Up and Eat Up!

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 enjoy a free lunch at the library. Eat up while you read up!

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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.  Anyone 18 years old and younger may enjoy a free lunch at the library.

Jun
9
Tue

Summer Wonder: Babytime

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/09/2020 01:00 PM 06/09/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Summer Wonder: Babytime

Watch this event online. 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.

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

Watch this event online. Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime.