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Sand Lake Branch Temporarily Closed

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

UPDATE: The Sand Lake/Nelson Township Branch has reopened for business. DTE has been on site and given the all clear for patrons and staff to re-enter the building.

The Sand Lake / Nelson Township Branch is temporarily closed due to a reported gas smell. They will remain closed as the gas company investigates. We apologize for any inconvenience but we want to make sure our employees and customers are safe.

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Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Due to increasingly hazardous weather conditions, KDL’s Spencer Township branch will close today at 5:30 PM and the Tyrone Township branch will close at 6:00 PM. We apologize for the inconvenience and wish all of our staff and customers safe travels if necessary this evening.

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Byron Twp. Branch Closed Due to Power Outage

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

The Byron Township Branch is currently closed due to a partial power outage. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope to re-open the branch when power is restored.

UPDATE: Power has been restored and the branch is now open. Thanks for your patience!

Byron Township Branch

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Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

Due to the icy road conditions, all Kent District Library branches will be closed today, December 22.

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KDL Open 12:00 – 5:00 PM Today

Friday, December 20th, 2013

Due to weather conditions, KDL’s hours on Friday, December 20 will be from 12:00 – 5:00 PM. All branches with open hours on Fridays will not open until noon.

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Caledonia, Spencer & Tyrone Branches Closing Early

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

The Caledonia Township, Spencer Township and Tyrone Township branches will be closing at 5:00 PM tonight (Tuesday, December 10) due to the weather conditions. They plan to reopen for their usual Wednesday hours tomorrow. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.



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ALERT: Power Outage at Kentwood Branch

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

The Kentwood (Richard L. Root) branch is currently closed due to a power outage. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and hope to reopen soon.

UPDATE: Power has been restored and the branch has reopened. Thanks for your patience!



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Phone Service Issues

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

UPDATE: All network issues have been resolved and our phones are working properly again. Thanks for your patience!

The KDL Service Center is currently experiencing network connection issues. Phone calls to our main customer service number (616-784-2007) may experience poor audio quality or may be disconnected. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and hope to have this issue resolved soon.


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Catalog Unavailable Sunday Evening

Friday, October 11th, 2013

The Lakeland Library Cooperative online catalog will be down for maintenance Sunday, October 13, from 6:00 – 9:00 PM.  Unfortunately, this means that a host of our services will be unavailable during this “downtime.”

Library services that WILL NOT be available:

These services WILL still be available:

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


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Holiday Closing — Labor Day

Friday, August 30th, 2013

The Kent District Library will be closed Monday, September 2 for Labor Day. We will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, September 3. For additional 2013 holiday closing information, please view our holiday closings page.

We appreciate your patronage and wish you a Happy Labor Day!




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