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You are Invited to a Superhero Party

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

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Celebrate Heroes! Make plans to attend an Up, Up and Away! Superhero Party taking place at several KDL branches this summer.  Leap over tall buildings, perform amazing feats of strength and be the star of your own comic book! Wear your own superhero costume or create one at our super fun superhero party. Don’t miss out on all the fun!

Schedule
Tuesday, June 9, 6:30 PM – Englehardt Branch (Lowell)
Wednesday, June 10, 10:00 AM – Tyrone Township Branch
Wednesday, June 17, 2:00 PM – Krause Memorial Branch (Rockford)
Thursday, June 18, 10:00 AM – Grandville Branch
Thursday, June 18, 2:00 PM – East Grand Rapids Branch
Tuesday, June 30, 4:00 PM – Spencer Township Branch
Thursday, July 2, 1:30 PM – Alto Branch
Thursday, July 2, 2:00 PM – Caledonia Township Branch
Wednesday, July 15, 10:00 AM – Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch
Wednesday, July 22, 6:30 PM – Nelson Township/Sand Lake Branch
Wednesday, July 29, 1:00 PM – Walker Branch
Tuesday, August 4, 2:00 PM – Byron Township Branch

 


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New Booklist: It Happened in Michigan

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Who knew so much happened in Michigan! If you’re looking for something new to read, why not try something set in our beautiful, unique state? Check out this list of both fiction and nonfiction set in Michigan, featuring the great titles pictured here and many more!

The Midnight Plan of the Repo Man             Motor City Burning: A Novel               If These Walls Could Talk: Detroit Tigers: Stories from the Detroit Tigers' Dugout, Locker Room, and Press Box

Other new adult booklists:

Left-Brain Candy

Blinding Me with Science

Find other great booklists over in KDL Recommends.


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KDL Branches to Open at Noon Today

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Due to hazardous road conditions, KDL branches with regular morning hours will open at 12:00 PM today (Thursday, January 29). All morning programs are cancelled. Please be safe and we hope to see you at KDL this afternoon!

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KDL Branches to Open at Noon Today, Jan.9

Friday, January 9th, 2015

Due to hazardous road conditions, KDL branches with regular morning hours will open at 12:00 PM today. This morning’s storytime programs are cancelled. Please be safe and we hope to see you at KDL this afternoon!


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Krause Memorial Branch Closed

Monday, August 25th, 2014

Due to a power outage, the Krause Memorial Branch in Rockford will be closed for the rest of the day (Monday, August 25). We apologize for any inconvenience and hope to re-open for normal hours tomorrow.

Krause Memorial Branch

 


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MelCat Unavailable Tuesday, August 19

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Update: As of 4:00 PM (Tuesday, August 19), access to MeLCat has been restored. Thanks for your patience.

MeLCat, the service that allows KDL cardholders to request items from libraries around the state, will be unavailable for several hours starting at 1:00 PM tomorrow (Tuesday, August 19) to perform a software upgrade. Placing requests and renewing MeLCat items will not be possible during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

 


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Comstock Park Branch Closing at Noon

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Comstock Park

UPDATE: Power has been restored, so the Comstock Park Branch has re-opened for the remainder of the day!

Due to a power outage, the Comstock Park Branch will be closing at Noon today (Monday, July 7). They hope to reopen at the normal time tomorrow.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

 

 


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Catalog Maintenance Tonight

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

LakeNetUPDATE: The server maintenance has been completed and access to the online catalog has been restored. Thanks for your patience!

The online catalog will be unavailable tonight as the Lakeland Library Cooperative performs routine maintenance on the server. Downtime will begin around 9:15 PM and will last 30-90 minutes.

Library services that will NOT be available during this time include:

Thank you for your patience!

 


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Holiday Closing — Easter Sunday

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

All Kent District Library branches will be closed Sunday, April 20 for Easter. We will resume normal operating hours on Monday, April 21. For additional 2014 holiday closing information, please view our holiday closings page.

We appreciate your patronage and wish you a Happy Easter!

 

Happy Easter

 

 


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East Grand Rapids Branch – CLOSED

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

The East Grand Rapids Branch is currently CLOSED due to a power outage. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and hope to be open for usual hours tomorrow, April 10.

UPDATE: Power has been restored and the branch will reopen at its normal time on Thursday, April 10.

 


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