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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
5
Fri

Summer Wonder Pop-up: Ocean in a Bottle

2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
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National Geographic for kids offers a fun and easy activity idea for kids to create a little ocean in their own home! To learn more about oceans listen to one of the videos from Ocean Initiative. Summer Wonder weekend pop-up programs are a collection of outside sources.

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National Geographic for kids offers a fun and easy activity idea for kids to create a litt

Jun
5
Fri

Summer Wonder Pop-up: Tigers

4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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The San Diego Zoo is one of the most prominent in the country and they have an excellent website to learn about animals from around the world. Included this week is a video of two tiger cubs at the Zoo.

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The San Diego Zoo is one of the most prominent in the country and they have an excellent website to learn about a

Jun
5
Fri

Summer Wonder: Yoga Storytime

7:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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Watch this event online. Children will develop literacy and coping skills using simple poses and mindfulness exercises combined with stories, rhymes and songs.

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Watch this event online. Children will develop literacy and coping skills using simple poses and mindfulness exerci

Jun
6
Sat

Summer Wonder Pop-up: Yellowstone National Park

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
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The National Parks may be closed but take this opportunity to travel out West and explore Yellowstone from your very own couch. Whether you explore Fort Yellowstone or dive into the Grand Canyon, take the time to explore nature and learn a little history along the way. Summer Wonder weekend pop-up programs are a collection of outside sources.

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The National Parks may be closed but take this opportunity to travel out West and explore Yellowstone from

Jun
6
Sat

Summer Wonder: Book Talks for Teens

2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
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Watch this event online. Learn about great teen books to read and other materials to enjoy through expert recommendations from KDL Librarians.

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Watch this event online. Learn about great teen books to read and other materials to enjoy through expert recommend

Jun
6
Sat

Summer Wonder Pop-up: Learning about Volume

4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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Math is literally all around us and one of the most common ways is in storage around the house. Check out how easy it is to calculate volume and then try it yourself with different objects around the house. Maybe your parents will even let you try it with candy! Summer Wonder weekend pop-up programs are a collection of outside sources.

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Math is literally all around us and one of the most common ways is in storage around the h

Jun
6
Sat

Summer Wonder Pop-up: Neutron Stars

6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
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Stars are something we can see most nights but how much do we really know about them? Take a few minutes to tune into WGVU to learn about what happens when a star’s life comes to an end. Summer Wonder weekend pop-up programs are a collection of outside sources.

 

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Stars are something we can see most nights but how much do we really know about them?

Jun
8
Mon

Summer Wonder: Wimee's Words

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
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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! 

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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.

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

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

 


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