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KDL branches that usually open at noon on Tuesdays will remain closed all day. All other KDL branches will close at 3 p.m. On Wednesday, all branches will open at noon. The KDaLe tour of DeHop's has been cancelled.

Events

Events

Jan
15
Tue

Teen Zone: Terrariums

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 03:30 PM 01/15/2019 04:30 PM America/New_York Teen Zone: Terrariums

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to make your own tiny garden.

Tyrone Township Branch
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Tyrone Township Branch

Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by to make your own tiny garden.

Jan
15
Tue

English Conversation Club

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:00 PM 01/15/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York English Conversation Club

Practice with other adults who are learning English as a second language (ESL). Presented in partnership with the Literacy Center of West Michigan.


Práctica con otros adultos que están aprendiendo inglés. Presentado en colaboración con el Centro de Alfabetización de West Michigan. Para los adultos (debe tener 18 años o más para asistir).

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

Practice with other adults who are learning English as a second language (ESL). Presented in partnership with the Literacy Center of West Michigan.

Jan
15
Tue

CANCELLED: Cabin Fever Cupcakes

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:00 PM 01/15/2019 07:00 PM America/New_York CANCELLED: Cabin Fever Cupcakes

Please check back soon for a rescheduled date. All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.


Is it summer yet? Fight Cabin Fever with cupcakes! Teens are encouraged to sport their beachiest resort wear (no bikinis, must wear shoes) and decorate a summer themed cupcake. Be sure to top your outfit off with a coat and boots to make your way over!

Gaines Township Branch
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Gaines Township Branch

Please check back soon for a rescheduled date. All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.

Jan
15
Tue

Toddler Time

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Toddler Time

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.

Englehardt Branch
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Englehardt Branch

Nurture your toddler's love of books through music, movement and stories while helping to develop their language, motor and social skills.

Jan
15
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:15 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
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Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Jan
15
Tue

Family Storytime

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Family Storytime

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

Read and sing together as a family. Enjoy stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills.

Jan
15
Tue

CANCELLED _ Early Childhood Essentials: Nurturing Families Series - Understanding Feelings

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York CANCELLED _ Early Childhood Essentials: Nurturing Families Series - Understanding Feelings

 

All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.


Research shows that children who receive affection and nurture from their caregivers have the best opportunity for healthy development. Based on Stephen Bavolek’s evidence-based Nurturing Parenting, this program is for parents, grandparents, childcare providers and others who care for children, ranging from birth to teens. Participants in this workshop will learn to recognize and support feelings in children.

Plainfield Township Branch
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Plainfield Township Branch

 

All KDL branches will be closing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.

Jan
15
Tue

Book Discussion: Where’d you go Bernadette

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Join us for a friendly informal book discussion of Where’d you go Bernadette by Maria Semple.

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

Join us for a friendly informal book discussion of Where’d you

Jan
15
Tue

CANCELLED: Decoupage Personal Barn Quilts

6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2019 06:30 PM 01/15/2019 07:45 PM America/New_York CANCELLED: Decoupage Personal Barn Quilts

All KDL branches will closing at 3:00 PM Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.  Please consider registering for an alternative date and branch.

Caledonia Township Branch
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Caledonia Township Branch

All KDL branches will closing at 3:00 PM Tuesday, Jan. 15, and reopening at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16.  Please consider registering for an alternative date and branch.