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Events

Events

Jul
24
Wed

One Giant Leap for Mankind

1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
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Games, activities and crafts to learn about and celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon landing.

Alto Branch
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Alto Branch

Games, activities and crafts to learn about and celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon landing.

Jul
24
Wed

Teen: Dot Mandala Painting Workshop

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Add to Calendar 07/24/2019 01:00 PM 07/24/2019 02:00 PM America/New_York Teen: Dot Mandala Painting Workshop

Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Learn how to paint in color tints and patterns to create a dot mandala. You will apply dots using special tools and learn to layer paint dots for a 3D effect.

Grandville Branch
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Grandville Branch

Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

Jul
24
Wed

Ruff Readers

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler. Kids read their favorite book and the pooches curl up, listen and enjoy.  Arrive 15 minutes early to sign in and secure a time slot.  First come, first served.  Sponsored by Bissell.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Ruff Readers is a unique read-aloud program in partnership with West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Inc. that pairs kids with a trained therapy dog and their handler.

Jul
24
Wed

Teen: Happy Henna

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. Professional henna artists from Happy Henna will bring homemade, organic, lavender infused henna paste that is safe for the skin for you to experience the intricate art of henna tattooing.

Byron Township Branch
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Byron Township Branch

Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

Jul
24
Wed

Sing a Song!

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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 Featuring songs from all 5 of Laura’s Parents’ Choice award-winning CDs, including her newest, titled High Five! Laura gets kids engaged from the first strum of her acoustic guitar. Laura’s puppet friends “Jazzasaurus” and “Domingo the Flamingo” often makes an appearance as well.

Krause Memorial Branch
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Krause Memorial Branch

 Featuring songs from all 5 of Laura’s Parents’ Choice award-winning CDs, including her newest, titled High Five! Laura gets kids engaged from the first strum of her acoustic guitar.

Jul
24
Wed

Teen: Paint a Mug

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed. It's simple to create your own unique mug with Sharpie oil markers!  Take home and bake instructions will be included.

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

Pre-registration opens May 20 and is required.

Jul
24
Wed

Teen Zone: Switch It Up Wednesdays!

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Teens come to the library from a weekly Nintendo Switch Tournement.

Cascade Township Branch
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Cascade Township Branch

Teens come to the library from a weekly Nintendo Switch Tournement.

Jul
24
Wed

Drop-In Tutoring with Sparta Adult Education

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Drop-in tutoring is available to adults 18 and up enrolled in any of the following programs: High School Diploma, English as a Second Language (ESL), Adult Basic Education (ABE), High School Equivalency (GED) and Career Technical Education (CTE). Questions on all subjects are welcome. Tutoring is hosted by Sparta Adult Education.

Walker Branch
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Walker Branch

Drop-in tutoring is available to adults 18 and up enrolled in any of the following programs: High School Diploma, English as a Second Language (ESL), Adult Basic Education (ABE), High School Equiva

Jul
24
Wed

Guided Painting with Art of Life

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
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Pre-registration required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.


Create and take home an acrylic painting with guidance from experienced Art of Life staff. Guests can relax and have fun while the instructor takes them step by step through the painting process.
 

Wyoming Branch
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Wyoming Branch

Pre-registration required. When the waitlist is full, the registration buttons disappear because registration is closed.

Jul
24
Wed

How to Draw Your Dragon

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/24/2019 06:30 PM 07/24/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York How to Draw Your Dragon

Local artist, Corinne Roberts is back! Learn how to draw dragons and characters from How to Train Your Dragon along with creating your own distinct dragon or creature. Parents or guardians are strongly encouraged to attend and assist their children. 

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Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch
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Nelson Township / Sand Lake Branch

Local artist, Corinne Roberts is back!