Taste of Soul Sunday


Let’s Move Dance Party

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm &
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm| Level 2
Storytime Room

Move, groove, shake, and shimmy at this dance party inspired by former First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move campaign.

World Music & Stories with The Storytellers

1:30 pm | Level 2
Youth Computer Training Center

Join The Storytellers and be part of a combination of interactive stories, beautiful music and hands-on fun with musical instruments!

Their animated storytelling style uses multiple voices and uncanny vocal effects to captivate all audiences.

Lively Brazilian melodies, familiar American songs, Caribbean music, Australian didgeridoo tunes, West African rhythms, original compositions and much more are featured.

This program is supported in part by Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. (DGRI)

Alma W. Thomas Tote Painting

3:30 – 4:30 pm | Level 2
Youth Computer Training Center

Get inspired by Alma Woodsey Thomas, an African-American Expressionist painter and art educator best known for her colorful abstract paintings. Create your own painting on a tote bag canvas by using her abstract style! Learn a little bit about her while you paint, too!

Kids Crafts

1:00 – 4:30 pm | Level 2
Children’s Library

Drop in and create fun crafts.