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29

On-Demand Video Series: Mariame Kaba: Rooting Out Our Culture of Harm

Registration Required

OPEN HOURS

[email protected] Online Events

30

Mobile Library–Texas Township

10:00 am – 11:30 am

Texas Township Hall

Community Tables – KVCC

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

CEN/Second Floor Rotunda

Lego at The Library

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

POW

Urban Fiction Book Club

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

POW

31

Marvel™ Matinee Days

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

EAS

1

KZCF — Claiming Your Organizations Candid Profile

Registration Required

10:00 am – 11:30 am

[email protected] Online Events

Talk Read Sing Playgroup @ WSQ

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

WSQ

Family Storytime with Special Musical Guest: Melissa Ludwa

10:30 am – 11:00 am

OSH/Outside

Ask a Lawyer Family Law Clinic

Registration Required

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

CEN/Study Room 1

Library League

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

OSH

2

Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:00 am

CEN/Children’s Room

3

End of Summer/Age-Out Celebration!

11:00 am – 2:00 pm

CEN/Teen Studio

4
5

On-Demand Video Series: Elizabeth Gilbert talks Big Magic

Registration Required

OPEN HOURS

[email protected] Online Events

6

Talk Read Sing Playgroup @ OSH

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

OSH

Comic Book Club

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

CEN/Teen Studio

LEGO at the Library

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

POW

Meet the Author: John Darnielle

Registration Required

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

CEN/Van Deusen Room

7

Tween Graphic Novel Club

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

OSH/Community Room

Kalamazoo Literacy Council Family Literacy Day — CPR & First Aid Training

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Kalamazoo Literacy Council

8

Talk Read Sing Playgroup @ WSQ

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

WSQ

Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:00 am

OSH/Outside

Raising Thrivers: Parenting Tips & Tools to Help Kids Thrive in an Uncertain World – Author Talk with Dr. Michele Borba

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

KPL Online Events

Library League

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

OSH

Dungeons and Dragons Game Night

Registration Required

5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

CEN/Van Deusen Room

9

CANCELED – Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:00 am

CEN/Children’s Room

10

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Party

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

CEN/Children’s Room

11
12

On-Demand Video Series: Essential Voices USA: Tiny Desk Concert

Registration Required

OPEN HOURS

[email protected] Online Events

KPL Tech Days

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CEN/Second Floor Rotunda

LEGO at the Library

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

CEN/Play Here

Bedtime Stories

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

EAS/Play to Learn Center

Author Visit: Dr Cee presents, The Adventures of Little Sherlock Case #1: Do Teachers Live At School?

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

EAS/Community Room

13

Coffee Talk

10:30 am – 11:30 am

OSH/Community Room

Talk Read Sing Playgroup @ OSH

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

OSH

LEGO at the Library

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

POW

Bookworms

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

OSH/Community Room

GLAMA Acoustic Slow Jam

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

CEN/Van Deusen Room

Meet the Author — Alicia Curry

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

POW/Barnabee Gallery

Reading Race Book Group

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

CEN/Van Deusen Room

14

Ask a Lawyer Family Law Clinic

Registration Required

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

CEN/Law Library

Macrame 101

Registration Required

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

CEN/Teen Studio

15

Talk Read Sing Playgroup @ WSQ

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

WSQ

Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:30 am

OSH/Outside

Ecumenical Senior Center

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ecumenical Senior Center

Classics Revisited

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

CEN/Boardroom

Library League

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

OSH

Idea Lab Open House for Teens!

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

CEN/Van Deusen Room

16

Author Visit: Dr Cee presents, The Adventures of Little Sherlock Case #1: Do Teachers Live At School?

10:30 am – 11:30 am

CEN

Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:00 am

CEN/Children’s Room

Mobile Library–Texas Township

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Texas Township Hall

17

KPL Tech Days

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CEN/Second Floor Rotunda

Poems That Ate Our Ears

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

CEN/Van Deusen Room

Critchlow Alligators

Registration Required

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

CEN/Story Place

18
19

On-Demand Video Series: Housing Segregation In Everything

Registration Required

OPEN HOURS

[email protected] Online Events

KPL Tech Days

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CEN/Second Floor Rotunda

Music and Memories

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

OSH/Community Room

Macrame 101

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

EAS

Pirates in the Library

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

OSH/Community Room

Bedtime Stories

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

EAS/Play to Learn Center

20

Uprooting White Supremacy in Organizations

Registration Required

9:30 am – 11:30 am

[email protected] Online Events

Author Talk with Simon Winchester

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

KPL Online Events

LEGO at the Library

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

POW

Northside Association for Community Development

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Northside Association for Community Developement

GLAMA Community Sing

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

CEN/Van Deusen Room

Mobile Library–Silent Reading Party

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Vine Neighborhood Association

21

Party in the Park On the Road

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Vicksburg Historic Society

Racial Equity Workshop

Registration Required

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

[email protected] Online Events

22

Talk Read Sing Playgroup @ WSQ

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

WSQ

Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:30 am

OSH/Outside

Library League

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

OSH

23

Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:00 am

CEN/Children’s Room

Grade School Masterminds

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

CEN/Play Here

24

KPL Tech Days

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CEN/Second Floor Rotunda

Community Art that Connects Us

10:30 am – 1:30 pm

EAS/Outside

Hot Cider Sip and Paint

Registration Required

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

CEN/Teen Studio

25

#Bewhoyouareday

OPEN HOURS

All KPL Branches

26

#Bewhoyouareday

OPEN HOURS

All KPL Branches

On-Demand Video Series: How a “Hi Level” Mindset Helps You Realize Your Potential with Cordae

Registration Required

OPEN HOURS

[email protected] Online Events

KPL Tech Days

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CEN/Second Floor Rotunda

Bedtime Stories

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

EAS/Play to Learn Center

A Very Big Fall with Emmy Kastner

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

OSH/Community Room

27

#Bewhoyouareday

OPEN HOURS

All KPL Branches

Intro to Neurodiversity

Registration Required

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

[email protected] Online Events

Talk Read Sing Playgroup @ OSH

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

OSH

Premiere Pro for Beginners

Registration Required

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

CEN/Idea Lab

Photoshop for Beginners

Registration Required

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

CEN/Idea Lab

LEGO at the Library

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

POW

Trust: Author Talk with Hernan Diaz

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

KPL Online Events

No Sew Scrunchies

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

OSH/Community Room

Urban Fiction Book Club

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

POW/Barnabee Gallery

28

#Bewhoyouareday

OPEN HOURS

All KPL Branches

Mobile Library–Texas Township

10:00 am – 11:30 am

Texas Township Hall

29

#Bewhoyouareday

OPEN HOURS

All KPL Branches

Talk Read Sing Playgroup @ WSQ

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

WSQ

Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:30 am

OSH/Outside

Premiere Pro for Beginners

Registration Required

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

CEN/Idea Lab

Ask a Lawyer Family Law Clinic

Registration Required

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

CEN/Law Library

Library League

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

OSH

Photoshop for Beginners

Registration Required

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

CEN/Idea Lab

30

#Bewhoyouareday

OPEN HOURS

All KPL Branches

Family Storytime

10:30 am – 11:00 am

CEN/Children’s Room

1

KPL Tech Days

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CEN/Second Floor Rotunda

First Saturday at the Alma Powell Branch Library

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

POW/Barnabee Gallery

2

Walking Tour of Mountain Home Cemetery

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Mountain Home Cemetary

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