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One Book, One City for Kids

January 2, 2013 - March 31, 2013
One Book, One City for Kids is an annual reading program that encourages all 4th graders in the city to read and discuss the same book. The program also strives to encourage a lifelong love of reading among students, to inspire readers to bring story ideas and themes to life through discussion, and to build […] Find out more »
11:00 am
Free

Pre-Reading Classes for Toddlers

March 28, 2013 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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Every week until March 28, 2013
Ottawa Hills Branch,
1150 Giddings SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 United States
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Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their energetic toddlers, ages 18 months to 3 years, to 30-minute classes featuring hands-on, literacy-rich activities including stories, songs with fingerplays and other action, and sign language. Toddlers will develop pre-reading skills as they make connections between words and movement and have fun with related crafts and socialize […] Find out more »
6:30 pm
Free

Pre-Reading Classes for Kids

March 28, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until March 28, 2013
Madison Square Branch,
1201 Madison Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507 United States
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Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their preschool children, ages 3 to 5, to 45-minute classes featuring literacy-rich activities such as interactive storytelling using puppets, dramatic play, and hands-on fun. Related songs, fingerplays, and activities are interspersed between books. Classes end with a fun and creative art activity. Find out more »
7:00 pm

Using the Library to Write a Business Plan

March 28, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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This is a more advanced class designed for those who already have a working knowledge of computers and the Internet, this course will highlight library resources to assist students in crafting a well-written business plan.  Both online and offline resources will be highlighted. Find out more »
Free

Ruff Readers

March 28, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week until March 28, 2013
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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West Michigan Therapy Dogs and their handlers provide an encouraging and non-judgmental environment for children to develop confidence in reading. The program is for independent readers of any age and is recommended for children who need to develop confidence in reading aloud or for English as a second language learners. Children are encouraged to come […] Find out more »
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