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Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

Oct
19
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 02:30 PM 10/19/2019 04:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Build It!

Drop-in with your friends and make all kinds of creations using the library's building sets.  

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

Drop-in with your friends and make all kinds of creations using the library's building sets.  

Sep
16
Mon

KDL Uncorked: Wise Men Distillery Tour

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/16/2019 06:00 PM 09/16/2019 09:00 PM America/New_York KDL Uncorked: Wise Men Distillery Tour

Pre-registration is required and opens August 19. Join us for a tour of the new Wise Men Distillery at 4717 Broadmoor Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512.  Learn how Wise Men distills their Red Tape series.

 

Off-Site Event
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Off-Site Event

Pre-registration is required and opens August 19. Join us for a tour of the new Wise Men Distillery at 4717 Bro

Nov
9
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Art Party

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Calendar 11/09/2019 11:00 AM 11/09/2019 12:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Art Party

Everyone knows there ain't no party like an Art Party, 'cause an Art Party don't stop! Come explore and let your creative side run wild! Try a variety of art styles and create your next masterpiece to take home and display proudly.

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

Everyone knows there ain't no party like an Art Party, 'cause an Art Party don't stop! Come explore and let your creative side run wild!

Sep
28
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: NASA @ My Library

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2019 10:30 AM 09/28/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: NASA @ My Library

3, 2, 1 BLAST OFF! Come down to your local library and learn all about the world outside of our own! Learn about the other planets that make up our solar system, UV rays from the sun and how the tiny moon is able to block out the entire sun.

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

3, 2, 1 BLAST OFF! Come down to your local library and learn all about the world outside of our own!

Nov
14
Thu

KDL Lab Experience: NASA @ My Library

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Calendar 11/14/2019 02:00 PM 11/14/2019 03:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: NASA @ My Library

3, 2, 1 BLAST OFF! Come down to your local library and learn all about the world outside of our own! Learn about the other planets that make up our solar system, UV rays from the sun and how the tiny moon is able to block out the entire sun.

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

3, 2, 1 BLAST OFF! Come down to your local library and learn all about the world outside of our own!

Nov
8
Fri

Afternoon of STEAM

1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to Calendar 11/08/2019 01:30 PM 11/08/2019 03:30 PM America/New_York Afternoon of STEAM

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

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

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

Nov
13
Wed

KDL Lab Experience: NASA @ My Library

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar 11/13/2019 04:00 PM 11/13/2019 05:00 PM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: NASA @ My Library

3, 2, 1 BLAST OFF! Come down to your local library and learn all about the world outside of our own! Learn about the other planets that make up our solar system, UV rays from the sun and how the tiny moon is able to block out the entire sun.

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

3, 2, 1 BLAST OFF! Come down to your local library and learn all about the world outside of our own!

Nov
23
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Robot Rumble

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 10:30 AM 11/23/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Robot Rumble

Drop-in and get ready for a hands-on creative experience! Learn the basics of coding, challenge your friends to an obstacle course race, or just hang out and play with an assortment of amazing robots.

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

Drop-in and get ready for a hands-on creative experience!

Nov
16
Sat

KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 10:30 AM 11/16/2019 11:30 AM America/New_York KDL Lab Experience: Cubelets, Robots in Disguise

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.