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Events

Events

Jun
18
Thu

Meet Up and Eat Up!

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 11:30 AM 06/18/2020 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 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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Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jun
18
Thu

Meet Up and Eat Up!

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 11:30 AM 06/18/2020 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 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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Gaines Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Gaines Township Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jun
18
Thu

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 12:00 PM 06/18/2020 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 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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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.

Jun
18
Thu

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 12:00 PM 06/18/2020 01:00 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 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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Kelloggsville Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Kelloggsville Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jun
18
Thu

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 12:30 PM 06/18/2020 01:30 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 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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Walker Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Walker Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jun
18
Thu

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 12:30 PM 06/18/2020 01:30 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 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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Spencer Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Spencer Township Branch

We are pleased to partner with Feeding America to present Meet Up and Eat Up, a summer food program.

Jun
18
Thu

Meet Up and Eat Up!

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 12:30 PM 06/18/2020 01:30 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 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.

Jun
18
Thu

Summer Wonder: Toddler Time

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 01:00 PM 06/18/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York Summer Wonder: Toddler Time

Watch this event online. 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.

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

Watch this event online. Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to

Jun
18
Thu

Summer Wonder: Exotic Zoo

6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 06:30 PM 06/18/2020 07:00 PM America/New_York Summer Wonder: Exotic Zoo

Watch this event online. View a variety of mammals, reptiles and birds from around the world.

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

Watch this event online. View a variety of mammals, reptiles and birds from around the world.

Jun
18
Thu

Next Nexus: Virtual Small Business Expo

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 06/18/2020 07:00 PM 06/18/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York Next Nexus: Virtual Small Business Expo

Watch this event online. Connect with business resources and small business owners from your community. Experts will discuss vital topics that are impacting businesses today.  Registration is free and emails will be sent the day before the event for the link to the Zoom networking portion that will take place immediately after the presentation. 

  • June 18: Paycheck Protection Plan for Local Businesses with Wayne Titus from AMDG Financial
  • June 25: Support Your Local Economy with Hanna Schulze Executive Director, Local First
  • July 9: Policies Affecting Small Businesses During COVID-19 with Marta Johnson from American Sustainable Business Council
  • July 16: How Neighborhood Associations are Stepping Up to Help Communities with Fran Dalton from Garfield Park Neighborhood Association
  • July 23: How to Apply for Relief Funding Through the Small Business Administration with Ed Gardner from Small Business Development Center West Michigan Region
  • July 30: Bouncing Back: Understanding Where and How to Get Help with Jorge Gonzalez from Start Garden
  • August 6: Don't Hustle Your Business, Hustle FOR Your Business with Jamiel Robinson from Grand Rapids Area Black Business
  • August 13: Support Local Farms and Food Produce with Dana Eardley from Fulton Street Farmers Market
Online
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Online

Watch this event online. Connect with business resources and small business owners from your community.