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Events

Events

Sep
22
Tue

Wimee's Words

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/22/2020 01:00 PM 09/22/2020 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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Watch this event online. "Wimee's Words" is an interactive LIVE kids show that encourages imagination, vocabulary building

Sep
22
Tue

What We're Reading

6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/22/2020 06:30 PM 09/22/2020 07:00 PM America/New_York What We're Reading

Watch online and catch up on what your favorite KDL librarians and special guests are currently reading.

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Watch online and catch up on what your favorite KDL librarians and special guests are currently reading.

Sep
23
Wed

Live Streaming: Toddler Time

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/23/2020 10:00 AM 09/23/2020 10:30 AM America/New_York Live Streaming: 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.

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

Sep
23
Wed

Wimee's Words

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/23/2020 01:00 PM 09/23/2020 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
23
Wed

What We're Learning: Home Canning

7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/23/2020 07:00 PM 09/23/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York What We're Learning: Home Canning

Watch online to learn the step by step basics of fall canning, from apples to tomatoes and the sauces they make.

Materials you'll need:

  • Canning pot
  • Canning jars (pints and quarts work well)
  • Lids and bands
  • Funnel
  • Jar grabber
  • Towels

Optional:

  • Apple peeler or manual apple corer and vegetable peeler
  • Sharp knife
  • Compost bin
  • Large bowl
  • Food processor
  • Large stock pot
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Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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Watch online to learn the step by step basics of fall canning, from apples to tomatoes and the sauces they make.

Sep
23
Wed

IG Live: Michigan Chillers

7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/23/2020 07:00 PM 09/23/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York IG Live: Michigan Chillers

Watch on KDL's Instagram page. Miss Hannah reads from Gruesome Ghouls of Grand Rapids (Michigan Chillers) by Johnathan Rand.

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Watch on KDL's Instagram page. Miss Hannah reads from Gruesome Ghouls of Grand Rapids (Michigan Chille

Sep
23
Wed

IG Live: Book Talks

8:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/23/2020 08:00 PM 09/23/2020 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.

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

Sep
24
Thu

Live Streaming: Babytime

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/24/2020 10:00 AM 09/24/2020 10:30 AM America/New_York Live Streaming: 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.

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Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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Watch this event online. Delight and engage your baby with songs, a story and playtime.

Sep
24
Thu

Wimee's Words

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/24/2020 01:00 PM 09/24/2020 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
24
Thu

Live Streaming: Rhyme Time Music and Movement

7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/24/2020 07:00 PM 09/24/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Live Streaming: 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.

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Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
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Watch this event online. Move and groove together with action rhymes, songs, games and hands-on musical activities