KDL Blog ‘Alerts’ Category

LinkedIn Boot Camp Canceled

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Tonight’s LinkedIn Boot Camp scheduled for 6:00 PM at the Grandville Branch has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience and will try to reschedule with the presenter. Drive safe, everyone.


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Celebrate with Us!

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

celebrationHave you heard the good news? The KDL millage passed! To celebrate, each branch will be hosting a Voter Appreciation Celebration. Join us for an encore presentation of these family-friendly events. Treats provided!

Tuesday, August 12
Storytelling Adventures with Gloria Cangelosi, Spencer Township Branch, 4:00 PM
Magician Tom Plunkard, Krause Memorial Branch, 6:30 PM

Wednesday, August 13
Bubble Wonder, Gaines Township Branch, 10:00 AM
Life-Sized Candied Land, Kentwood (Richard L. Root) Branch, 10:00 AM
Bubble Wonder, Walker Branch, 1:00 PM
Bubble Wonder, Tyrone Township Branch, 3:00 PM

Thursday, August 14
Life-Sized Candied Land, Alto Branch, 1:30 PM
Honey We Shrunk the Kids, East Grand Rapids Branch, 2:00 PM
Photo Booth/Balloon Animals, Byron Township Branch, 5:30 PM
Balloon Animals/Face-Painting/Photo Booth, Plainfield Township Branch, 6:30 PM

Tuesday, August 19
Puppeteer Kevin Kammeraad, Grandville Branch, 10:00 AM

Thursday, August 21
Puppeteer Kevin Kammeraad, Comstock Park Branch, 2:00 PM
Blandford Nature Center’s Storytime with the Animals, Wyoming Branch, 6:30 PM (photo booth starts at 5:30 PM)
Steel Drum Band/Craft Activities, Caledonia Township Branch, 6:00 PM

Tuesday, August 26
Magician Tom Plunkard, Englehardt Branch, 6:30 PM

Wednesday, August 27
Puppeteer Kevin Kammeraad, Sand Lake/Nelson Township Branch, 4:30 PM
Magician Tom Plunkard, Alpine Township Branch, 6:30 PM

Thursday, August 28
Magician Tom Plunkard, Cascade Township Branch, 7:00 PM

 


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History of Barbie Program Canceled

Saturday, April 20th, 2013

Due to flooding in the Lowell area, today’s History of Barbie with Afternoon Tea program scheduled for 2:00 PM at the Lowell Township Hall is CANCELED.

KDL’s Englehardt branch in Lowell remains CLOSED on Saturday, April 20. During this time, Englehardt’s book drop will not be accessible. Items may be returned to the Alto, Cascade Township or any other KDL branch. All current HOLDS for Englehardt patrons will be available for pickup at the Alto branch during the Emergency Closing period. (Alto is closed on Fridays, but will be open from 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM on Saturday.)

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


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Englehardt Branch Closed Friday-Saturday

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

Due to the threat of flooding, KDL’s Englehardt branch in Lowell will be CLOSED on Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20. During this time, Englehardt’s book drop will not be accessible. Items may be returned to the Alto, Cascade Township or any other KDL branch.

Friday morning’s Rhyme Time Music and Movement program at 10:30 AM is CANCELED. However, the History of Barbie with Afternoon Tea program on Saturday, April 20 at 2:00 PM will PROCEED as it is to be held at the Lowell Township Hall (2910 Alden Nash SE).

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

UPDATE (Friday, April 19): The Englehardt branch is still dry thus far. All items on low shelves have been moved as a precaution. All current HOLDS for Englehardt patrons will be available for pickup at the Alto branch during the Emergency Closing period. (Alto is closed on Fridays, but will be open from 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM on Saturday.)

 

 


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Holiday Closing — New Year’s Day

Saturday, December 29th, 2012

Kent District Library will be closed Tuesday, January  1 for the New Year’s holiday. In addition, all branches will close at 5:00 PM on Monday, December 31 (New Year’s Eve). We will resume normal operating hours on Wednesday, January 2. For additional 2013 holiday closing information, please view our holiday closings page.

We appreciate your patronage and wish you a Happy New Year!Happy New Year

 

 


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Holiday Closing — Thanksgiving Day

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

The Kent District Library will be closed Thursday, November 22, for Thanksgiving. We will resume normal operating hours on Friday, November 23. For additional holiday closing information, please view our holiday closings page.

We appreciate your patronage and wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving


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Yes, We’re Open!

Friday, January 13th, 2012

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The snow may be falling, but KDL branches remain open!
All programs will take place as scheduled.

Please drive carefully if you choose to visit us today.


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We’re Open! (Thursday, February 3)

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

All KDL branches have returned to normal operating hours.

We appreciate your patience during the recent severe weather. Please call our Patron Services Department at 616-784-2007 if you have any questions about items on your account.


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Yes, We’re Open Today! (Mon., Jan. 10)

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Some local news sources mistakenly reported that KDL would be closed “Monday” for staff training. This should have been next Monday, January 17.

All KDL branches are open normal hours today. We will be closed next Monday (Martin Luther King Jr. Day) for our annual staff training day.

We apologize for the confusion.


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Problems with Online Account Information

Monday, October 11th, 2010

We’ve received multiple reports of a “page timeout” error on the online patron account information site. We are working to fix this issue, but if you need information about your account in the meantime, please contact our Patron Services Department at 616-784-2007 and a staff member can assist you.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your patience.

UPDATE: As of Wednesday, October 13, all problems connecting to the online patron account information site appear to be resolved. Thank you for your patience and please let us know if you continue to experience issues accessing your account.


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