Drop in and play chess at the library! All skill levels welcome. An adult will be available to help you with your game or match you up with a worthy opponent. For all ages.
Wednesdays at 4:00 PM – Alto branch
Thursdays at 4:00 PM – Kentwood branch
Mondays, January 9, 23 and 30, 4:00 PM – East Grand Rapids branch
Be a Miner 49’er
Mosey on down to your library for some good, old-fashioned, Gold Rush inspired fun! Crafts, games and activities for all ages.
Monday, January 9, 6:30 PM – Krause Memorial branch
Tuesday, January 10, 6:30 PM – Englehardt branch
Take a trip on the wild side and hunt for your favorite letters — safari style! This virtual journey to the savannah and jungle will let you experience the alphabet in a new and exciting way through interactive and creative activities. For ages 6 and under.
Tuesday, January 10, 10:30 AM – Sand Lake branch
Thursday, January 12, 10:30 AM – Englehardt branch
Wednesday, January 18, 10:00 and 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM – East Grand Rapids branch
Thursday, January 19, 10:00 and 11:00 AM – East Grand Rapids branch
Project Sleuth — An Art History Mystery
An international art scandal, a haunted architectural masterpiece, and a world-renowned sculpture that suddenly disappears! Popular author Blue Balliett’s “Chasing Vermeer” series of artful mysteries are the basis for this program filled with games, crafts and activities. Can you solve the mystery? For ages 6 and up.
Saturday, January 14, 10:00 AM – Byron Township branch
Sunday, January 15, 2:00 PM – East Grand Rapids branch
Celebrate the snow indoors with crafts, games, and activities! For all ages.
Saturday, January 14, 2:00 PM – Comstock Park branch