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Events

Events

Aug
1
Thu

¡Uno, dos, tres Andrés!

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 08/01/2019 03:00 PM 08/01/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York ¡Uno, dos, tres Andrés!

Christina surprises Andrés when she suggests that everyone dance. Dance?! Andrés is too shy and embarrassed to do that! But with a few simple steps, Christina helps him realize he was a dancer all along. This story explores empathy, self-esteem and promotes self-expression through dance and movement. The whole family will dance with this 123 Andrés show.

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

Christina surprises Andrés when she suggests that everyone dance. Dance?! Andrés is too shy and embarrassed to do that!

Aug
1
Thu

Tap Your Toes with The Porters

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Come swing and dance to the toe-tappin' sounds of The Porters! This wonderful troupe will captivate and entertain even the youngest audience.

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

Come swing and dance to the toe-tappin' sounds of The Porters! This wonderful troupe will captivate and entertain even the youngest audience.

Aug
1
Thu

Sensory Playtime

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

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

Drop in and explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind.  Sensory play, art experiences and gross motor activities will be provided.

Aug
1
Thu

Sit-N-Stitch

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Share ideas and skills while making new friends. Bring your own quilting, appliqué, knitting or crochet projects and supplies. This is not an instructor-led activity.

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

Share ideas and skills while making new friends. Bring your own quilting, appliqué, knitting or crochet projects and supplies. This is not an instructor-led activity.

Aug
1
Thu

How to Draw Your Dragon

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 08/01/2019 06:00 PM 08/01/2019 07:00 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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Kelloggsville Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Kelloggsville Branch

Local artist, Corinne Roberts is back!

Aug
1
Thu

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/01/2019 06:30 PM 08/01/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Ruff Readers

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.

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

Aug
1
Thu

Pint Size Polkas

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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Sing, clap and dance along to this fluid, high-energy musical package guaranteed to bring a smile to the faces of young and old alike!

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

Sing, clap and dance along to this fluid, high-energy musical package guaranteed to bring a smile to the faces of young and old alike!

Aug
1
Thu

Ruff Readers

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/01/2019 06:30 PM 08/01/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Ruff Readers

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.

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

Aug
1
Thu

Outdoor Discovery: Animal Communication

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/01/2019 06:30 PM 08/01/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York Outdoor Discovery: Animal Communication

Have you ever wondered how ants follow what seem to be invisible trails leading to food? Or why beavers slap their tail? And why are skunks black and white? If so, you’re in the right place! In this program we will learn about some types of critter communication. Meet us at the Byron Twp. Offices, 8085 Byron Center Ave. SW.

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

Have you ever wondered how ants follow what seem to be invisible trails leading to food? Or why beavers slap their tail? And why are skunks black and white? If so, you’re in the right place!

Aug
1
Thu

¡Uno, dos, tres Andrés!

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 08/01/2019 06:30 PM 08/01/2019 07:30 PM America/New_York ¡Uno, dos, tres Andrés!

Christina surprises Andrés when she suggests that everyone dance. Dance?! Andrés is too shy and embarrassed to do that! But with a few simple steps, Christina helps him realize he was a dancer all along. This story explores empathy, self-esteem and promotes self-expression through dance and movement. The whole family will dance with this 123 Andrés show.

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

Christina surprises Andrés when she suggests that everyone dance. Dance?! Andrés is too shy and embarrassed to do that!