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  1. Calendar Overlay Library (6)
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Library

  1. Genealogy Basics and Beyond - If It's Free, It's for Me!

    December 7, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Discover how to glean information on your family at no cost other than your time. Leader, Megan Heyl, will demonstrate how to find and use websites and other resources that are free to use. This class is free but does require registration. Registration may be done in person or by phone - (616)772-0874

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  2. Genealogy Study Group

    December 14, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ North Activity Room

    If you have never researched your ancestry or have been working on genealogy for decades, you are welcome to join our group. Each month a topic is presented and the group helps solve research problems. There is no fee to participate. We welcome all ages and abilities, and look forward to helping you find your family heritage.

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  3. December TAG Meeting White Elephant Bingo Exchange (6th-12th Graders)

    December 17, 2019, 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM @ Storytime Room

    We will be playing holiday bingo for this T.A.G. meeting. If you plan on attending, please bring at least two "white elephant" gifts! Free pop and holiday cookies will be served! No registration required for this event.

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  4. Library Closed for Christmas Holiday

    December 24, 2019 - December 25, 2019

    Library will be closed all day for the Christmas Holiday. You may turn in your materials and place holds/pay fines online. We will not be available over the phone. We will be open for normal hours on Thursday, December 26th. Merry Christmas!

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  5. Monday Morning Family Movie - The Lion King (Live Action)

    December 30, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Banquet Room

    This month we are mixing it up - we are showing the movie on a MONDAY MORNING! Kids can bring stuffed animals and blankets! Children 7 and under must be with an adult. This month we are watching the live action remake of the Lion King! This movie runs for about 2 hours. This is the link to the Common Sense Media page: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/the-lion-king The movie and popcorn are free - cans of pop are $1 to purchase.

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  6. Library Closes at 5 PM for New Years Eve and All-Day New Years Day

    December 31, 2019, 5:00 PM - January 1, 2020

    The library is closing at 5:00 PM today in observance of New Years Eve. We will be closed all day tomorrow due to the New Years holiday. You can still place holds and pay fines online and return your materials. They will be checked in when we open on Wednesday, January 2nd. Happy New Year!

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Youth Library Events

  1. Family Gingerbread House Build - Registration Required

    December 10, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Registration is required and begins on December 2nd. You may register by phone or in person. Call (616)772-0874 to register by phone. We provide the basics - milk carton base, graham crackers and frosting! Please bring your candy toppings for detail decorating. We can't wait to see what you create!

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  2. Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-6 Years)

    December 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Storytime Room

    This weekly program is for children 3-6 years old. Each session will consist of theme-related stories, crafts, songs, and other fun activities. Adults are welcome to attend or may wait outside in the Children's Area. Feel free to come both days. We usually do different stories and crafts on Thursdays and Fridays. NO registration is required for this event.

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  3. Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-6 Years)

    December 13, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Storytime Room

    This weekly program is for children 3-6 years old. Each session will consist of theme-related stories, crafts, songs, and other fun activities. Adults are welcome to attend or may wait outside in the Children's Area. Feel free to come both days. We usually do different stories and crafts on Thursdays and Fridays. NO registration is required for this event.

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  4. Family Holiday Bingo! Registration Required

    December 17, 2019, 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Have a fun, family bingo night with a holiday twist! Prizes will be given to all bingo winners and everyone will get a BINGO! Registration begins on Dec. 2nd and may be done in person or by phone: (616)772-0874 Children 7 & under need to be accompanied by an adult.

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  5. Holiday Donuts with Dad Storytime (All ages)

    December 18, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Storytime Room

    Dads and male-caregivers feel free to bring your little ones to the special Storytime just for you! Listen to a story, make a craft and enjoy donut holes with your littles.

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  6. Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-6 Years)

    December 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Storytime Room

    This weekly program is for children 3-6 years old. Each session will consist of theme-related stories, crafts, songs, and other fun activities. Adults are welcome to attend or may wait outside in the Children's Area. Feel free to come both days. We usually do different stories and crafts on Thursdays and Fridays. NO registration is required for this event.

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  7. Cookies with Santa (All ages)

    December 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Banquet Room

    Visit with Santa and enjoy cookies with your little ones! Drop in anytime between 10 AM and noon.

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  8. Drop-In Silly Sensory Time Over the Holidays! (Walkers & Up)

    December 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Storytime Room

    Join us for a special edition of Silly Sensory! This event is for walkers and up :) Drop in with your little one to explore, encourage and engage in sensory play. We will have tubs filled with wonderful things to touch and experience! Caregivers need to be present at all times.

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  9. Teen Movie Tuesday - Spider-Man Far From Home (6th-12th Graders)

    December 31, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:15 PM @ Banquet Room

    For middle and high school students! End the year with a fun movie - Spider-Man: Far from Home. This movie runs for over 2 hours and 10 minutes. This is the link to the Common Sense Media page: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/spider-man-far-from-home The movie and popcorn are free - cans of pop are $1 to purchase.

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