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Events

Events

Nov
15
Fri

Mahjongg at the Library

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Join us on Friday afternoons for American Mahjongg: a game of skill, strategy, and calculation. All skill levels welcome. Bring your own mahjongg set or borrow ours. Seating is limited.

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

Join us on Friday afternoons for American Mahjongg: a game of skill, strategy, and calculation. All skill levels welcome. Bring your own mahjongg set or borrow ours. Seating is limited.

Nov
15
Fri

Adult Book Discussion: Commonwealth

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Commonwealth by Ann Patchett.

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial Branch

Join us for a fun, informal book discussion. This month's selection is Commonwealth by Ann Patchett.

Nov
16
Sat

Peninsula Writers Presents Workshops for New Writers

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
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Pre-registration is required and opens August 19.  Get your pens ready to write!  This hands-on 10 week series focuses on writing essentials and gives participants time to practice new skills.  Sign up for as many or few sessions as you’d like, but space is limited. 

 

Topic 4: It Could Need Work

  • November 16, An Eye for Editing
  • November 23, Must Not Quit – Use Your Emotions and Pull Together, Polish, Publish
Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township Branch

Pre-registration is required and opens August 19.  Get your pens ready to write!  This hands-on 10 week series focuses on writing essentials and gives participants time t

Nov
16
Sat

KDL Lab Extravaganza

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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Have hands-on fun at the KDL Lab Experience Extravaganza!  KDL Lab will be showcasing a variety of STEAM experiences and partnering with local STEAM experts to provide hours of challenges and pure STEAM fun.  In partnership with......

Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

Have hands-on fun at the KDL Lab Experience Extravaganza!  KDL Lab will be showcasing a variety of STEAM experiences and partnering with local STEAM experts to provide hours of challenges and

Nov
16
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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No heavy lifting required for these robots. Cubelets are robot blocks that connect together to create quirky little robots. Come and explore these bots to see what cool tricks and moves you can make the bots do by combining different cubes.

Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

No heavy lifting required for these robots. Cubelets are robot blocks that connect together to create quirky little robots.

Nov
16
Sat

Family Yoga

11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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Space is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before the program begins. Family yoga is an all-ages activity with a focus on the benefits of mindfulness. Together we will engage in fun poses, learn how to breathe, be creative with yoga activities/games and relax.

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

Space is limited; first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before the program begins. Family yoga is an all-ages activity with a focus on the benefits of mindfulness.

Nov
16
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Series

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Allow children to think creatively, tinker, explore and collaborate while engaging in un-facilitated hands-on activities based on STEM concepts.

Nov
16
Sat

Fall Fest

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Celebrate the season with Autumn crafts, games and process art activities that focus more on the process and less on the final product.

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial Branch

Celebrate the season with Autumn crafts, games and process art activities that focus more on the process and less on the final product.

Nov
16
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Science Rocks!

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
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Explore earth science with hands-on activities. Become a detective and learn the skills geologists use to identify rocks and take a journey through the rock cycle as if you were a rock yourself.

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

Explore earth science with hands-on activities.

Nov
17
Sun

CARE Ballet at the Library

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 11/17/2019 02:00 PM 11/17/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York CARE Ballet at the Library

Join us for a preview of CARE Ballet’s performance of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, told through music, narration and dance. Performance begins at 2:00 PM sharp, with crafts and cookies following. No registration is required. Sponsored by the Friends of the EGR Library and CARE Ballet. 

East Grand Rapids Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
East Grand Rapids Branch

Join us for a preview of CARE Ballet’s performance of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, told through music, narration and dance.