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Events

Events

Sep
28
Mon

Live Streaming: Family Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2020 10:00 AM 09/28/2020 10:30 AM America/New_York Live Streaming: Family Storytime

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.

Sep
28
Mon

IG Live: Book Talks

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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Watch from KDL's Instagram page. Learn about great books to read and other materials to enjoy through expert recommendations from KDL Librarians.

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Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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Watch from KDL's Instagram page. Learn about great books to read and other materials to enjoy through exp

Sep
28
Mon

Wimee's Words

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2020 01:00 PM 09/28/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York 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, and wordplay. Join the educational fun where YOUR ideas could become part of the show! 

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Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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Watch this event online. "Wimee's Words" is an interactive LIVE kids show that encourages imagination, vocabulary building

Sep
28
Mon

Teen and Adult Graphic Novel Book Talk: Nonfiction

4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2020 04:00 PM 09/28/2020 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen and Adult Graphic Novel Book Talk: Nonfiction

Watch this event online. Learn about great graphic novels to read and other materials to enjoy through expert recommendations from KDL Librarians.

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Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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Watch this event online. Learn about great graphic novels to read and other materials to enjoy through expert recommenda

Sep
28
Mon

Live & Learn: Building Resilience Using Mindful Self-Compassion

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2020 06:00 PM 09/28/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Live & Learn: Building Resilience Using Mindful Self-Compassion

Watch this event online. We are all living in challenging times. Cheryl Blackington, from the Grand Rapids Center for Mindfulness, will present ways we can all learn to be a better friend to ourselves when we are in the midst of a struggle.  Research shows that practicing self-compassion will help reduce stress, enhance a sense of well being and create healthier behaviors.  Participants will learn practical, simple tools they can use throughout their day.  

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Watch this event online. We are all living in challenging times.

Sep
28
Mon

Book Talks

6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2020 06:30 PM 09/28/2020 07:00 PM America/New_York Book Talks

Watch this event online. Looking for your next great read? Tune in for expert recommendations from KDL youth staff. We’ll tell you all about our favorite new books, including graphic novels, nonfiction, picture books, chapter books and more! 

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

Watch this event online. Looking for your next great read? Tune in for expert recommendations from KDL youth staff.

Sep
28
Mon

IG Live: Book Talks

8:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2020 08:00 PM 09/28/2020 08:30 PM America/New_York IG Live: Book Talks

Watch from KDL's Instagram page. Learn about great books to read and other materials to enjoy through expert recommendations from KDL Librarians.

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

Watch from KDL's Instagram page. Learn about great books to read and other materials to enjoy through exp

Sep
29
Tue

Live Streaming: Yoga Storytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/29/2020 10:00 AM 09/29/2020 10:30 AM America/New_York Live Streaming: Yoga Storytime

Watch this event online. Children will develop literacy and coping skills using simple poses and mindfulness exercises combined with stories, rhymes and songs.

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

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

Sep
29
Tue

Wimee's Words

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/29/2020 01:00 PM 09/29/2020 01:30 PM America/New_York 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, and wordplay. 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

Sep
29
Tue

Teen Tuesdays @ Home: Play Jackbox Games via Zoom

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/29/2020 06:00 PM 09/29/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York Teen Tuesdays @ Home: Play Jackbox Games via Zoom

Registration with email required.  Play Jackbox games via Zoom with your friends and KDL Staff. A smart phone, tablet or computer with internet access is required to play. This game has PG-13 rated themes.

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Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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Registration with email required.  Play Jackbox games via Zoom with your friends and KDL Staff. A smart phone, tablet or computer with internet access is required to play.